This year, Break Out West Festival showcases will be held in conjunction with Riffladia, Sept. 17-20 in Victoria.
Break Out West also features a conference and the Western Canadian Music Awards, hosted at the McPherson Playhouse Sept. 20. Local punk rock legends Nomeansno will be inducted into the WCM hall of fame and will be performing at the awards show. Tickets are on sale now at www.rmts.bc.ca.
Other performers for the awards show include Tanya Tagaq (MB), The Harpoonist & the Axe Murderer (BC), Annette (SK), Kieza (AB), and Sarah MacDougall (YT).
More information about BreakOut West here.