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Increased Border Costs is Bad News for Bands

Please consider signing the linked petition


Sign the petition


The Canadian government is heading in the wrong direction with new regulations that increase fees to foreign touring musicians. Please sign the linked petition to send the message to the Canadian government that we want it to be feasible for foreign independent acts to visit Canada and promote cultural exchange.


Here’s a link to┬ástory that was published in the Calgary Herald:


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This legislation could have a detrimental impact on the small-mid sized venues that are already struggling to stay alive