The Roxy Cabaret, Nimbus School of Recording, the BC Country Music Association, and Bailey Way Entertainment present the return of The Breakthrough Country Music Project. 12 bands will compete over 4 showcase Country Sunday nights from January 14th to February 4th and be judged by music industry professionals. The finale will take place on March 18th where the Top 4 highest scored bands will compete for our grand prize.


The Grand Prize Winner will receive:

$5,000 cash to be spent on advancing their musical career or a $10,000 scholarship to Nimbus` Artist Development Program

A songwriting session with Jeff Johnson, producer and founder of Bailey Way Entertainment, winner of the BCCMA Award for Best Producer of 2017, and producer on Chris Buck Band`s Self Titled album, which won the BCCMA Award for Best Album of 2017.

10 hours of recording, mixing or editing time at Studio Downe Under

Four (4) tickets to the 42nd Annual BC Country Music Awards October 21, 2018 in Vancouver, B.C.

A one year BCCMA Industry Membership

A performance spot at one of the Pre-Award showcases

Submission are open from December 26TH until January 14th.