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Radio Starmaker Fund Annual Report

2010 / 2011

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Radio Starmaker Funded Artists Round 36

Success Fact: Jenn Grant

Jenn Grant

The Radio Starmaker Fund’s ongoing tour support has allowed Jenn Grant to continue to build her profile at showcases across North America with her band, bringing the full sound of her acclaimed new record “Honeymoon Punch” to thousands of fans in 2011. Since the release in January of 2011, the East Coast nightingale has made the Polaris long list, graced the covers of newspapers across the country and performed on national radio and television programs. Jenn has also been the X3 Artist of the Month, scooped 3 ECMA nominations, been nominated for 5 Music Nova Scotia Awards and performed twice on Parliament Hill for Canada Day in front of the Duke and Duchess and an audience of over 300,000 people.

Shauna de Cartier
Six Shooter Records

Artist Approved
Angèle Dubeau & La Pietà $27,394.00
Alex Cuba $46,955.00
Amanda Martinez $6,750.00
Amelia Curran $32,500.00
Arkells $24,000.00
Beast $24,000.00
Bedouin Soundclash $116,628.50
Bobby Bazini $16,500.00
Broken Social Scene $20,500.00
Buck 65 $15,500.00
Catherine MacLellan $12,000.00
Chromeo $17,500.00
Comeback Kid $21,186.84
Dan Mangan $50,217.93
Danko Jones $19,000.00
Danny Fernandes $5,250.00
Dean Brody $29,005.70
Down With Webster $40,570.00
Dragonette $25,500.00
Elisapie Isaac $4,500.00
Elise Estrada $20,000.00
Elliott Brood $12,000.00
Good Lovelies $23,250.00
Gord Downie &
The Country Of Miracles
Hawksley Workman $1,500.00
Hedley $24,750.00
Hey Rosetta! $40,500.00
Hollerado $2,250.00
Ian Kelly $10,000.00
Jenn Grant $10,500.00
Jesse Cook $12,000.00
Artist Approved
Total $1,830,853.49
Jim Byrnes $14,000.00
Joel Plaskett $20,000.00
Johnny Reid $97,807.25
Jonas $25,500.00
Jully Black $5,000.00
Justin Nozuka $79,500.00
Justin Rutledge $19,454.55
K’naan $68,200.00
Lucky Uke $27,108.64
Luke Doucet $58,956.43
Madison Violet $20,750.00
Melissa McClelland $6,000.00
Metric $55,500.00
Nikki Yanofsky $85,444.00
Ohbijou $29,250.00
Plants and Animals $24,750.00
Sarah Harmer $66,887.00
Serena Ryder $18,750.00
Shad $46,931.00
Shawn Desman $34,400.00
Shout Out Out Out Out $13,500.00
Stars $48,500.00
Ten Second Epic $20,000.00
The Midway State $29,605.00
The New Pornographers $12,000.00
The Trews $20,000.00
The Wailin’ Jennys $15,000.00
The Wooden Sky $16,500.00
Timber Timbre $20,000.00
Tokyo Police Club $29,500.00
Wintersleep $37,000.00

Includes funding approved for Domestic Marketing, International Marketing and Domestic and International Touring/Showcasing/Promo Date programs.