for jams

An application by Matt Ogle: Chords (with alternate tunings and transposition), lyrics, and audio of all of your favorite songs!

music applications

Apps by Echonest Developers: online music services, record labels and artists, music visualizers, remix applications and more!

for artists/bands

Find remix contests and other exposure opportunities on Indaba.com

Are you an indie, as in independant, band or artist with a spectacular project if only you could get a little (or a lot) of funding? Try crowdfunding on Indiegogo.com

Do you need a website for your band? Bandzoogle provides website services for musicians and bands.

Find sweet deals on equipment and gear at hellomusic.com

Get your music out into the world using marketing services like AWAL, Nimbit, Headliner.fm, and Root Music (BandPage).

career advising

The Art Of Managing Your Career is an excellent resource guide for self-employed artists and cultural workers in live performing arts; writing and publishing; visual arts and craft; film, television and broadcasting; digital media; music and sound recording, and heritage.

online music making

[Synths]

Webotribe digital ribbon station, and many more from Angry Octopus

MZ-101 from Mazbox

AudioSauna from Naive Solutions

Patchwork 0.2 from Peter van der Noord


[Sequencers]

Beaterator

PatternSketch

Seaquence

Aviary's Music Creator

digital arts and new media

sat.qc.ca Société des Arts Technologiques : shows, tickets, courses, and more.

mutek.org MUTEK festival

akousma.ca AKOUSMA festival: electroacoustic music and immersive environments

phi-centre.com Centre and spaces for launches, conferences, colloquia, screenings, exhibitions and performances.

busking!

Montrealbuskers.wordpress.com A blog specific to busking in Montreal

The Busking Project Resources, blog, videos and more

News article A news article that includes info about busking at Place Jacques-Cartier (plus rules/regulations file)

BuskerWorld.com with their tips on busking etiquette and a free 'Essential Guide To Busking Online E-Course'