Welcome to Americana Music Publishing
Americana Music Publishing Inc. is a copyright management and licensing company.
Our goals are both to represent our music creators in an assertive, transparent manner and to be a 'one-stop shop' for professional music consumers.
Whether you are a music supervisor, A & R professional, songwriter or composer, we appreciate the opportunity to talk with you.
Our database is designed to efficiently and effectively 'search and sort' your queries, while our licensing process is respectful of your time and cognizant of your budget.
Jay Gilday's voice is bathed in a torrent of harmonic electric blues—in turns playful and devastating—perhaps best described as an uncannily soulful brand of rock.
His latest release Faster Than Light is available now at cdbaby.com.
Jay Gilday Feature1/22/2017
Jay Gilday has a rare convergence of skills in the world of singer-songwriters. His neatly trimmed and powerful turns of phrase, an ability to pull the listener into a particularly vivid experience, and a warm vocal instrument coupled with an always dynamic, and at time explosive instrumental foundation, make for a formidable and complete skill set. He's rooted in the singer-songwriter tradition but unique…Jay Gilday stands out from ... read more
Plain and simple, the music industry is a business. While many musicians may dream of stardom occurring by being in the right place at the right time, the reality is that success in music stems from many grassroots ideals. Organization, education, networking and a hard work ethic are all common traits that you will see in many of today’s top artists and bands — especially Regina success story The Dead South.
For lead ... read more
A vagabond turned mailman, Jay Gilday has searched for himself in the depths of Folk, blues, traditional, rock and most recently soul music. The quest continues as Jay takes his experiences from the roads of Canada, the daily roller-coaster of work, family, and performance and weaves them ... read more
A strong showing at last year’s Peak Performance Project brought light upon the Calgarian roots act Northern Beauties. Todd Stewart sings and rocks the stanky leg, and Craig Aikman plucks the banjo and electric guitar. Their heart-on-sleeve lyricism and dual lead vocal styling is magnetic, but 2016 also featured a fair few opportunities to see them as a six-piece with some of Alberta’s finest players, including Charlie Hase on the ... read more
The Dead South is a four-piece acoustic ensemble based in Regina, Saskatchewan. With Nate Hilts' gritty vocals and aggressive guitar strumming, Scott Pringle's soaring harmonies and mandolin chops, Colton Crawford's blazing banjo licks and steady kick drum, and Danny Kenyon's prominent cello melodies, The Dead South blends elements of folk, bluegrass, classical, and rock ... read more
2016 WCMA Roots Duo/Group of the Year10/17/2016
Congratulations go to the Northern Beauties, winners of the 2016 WCMA Roots Duo/Group of the Year Award, Saturday night in Regina, SK.
Congratulations to The Northern Beauties on their YYCMA win in the "Roots/Folk Recording of the Year" category.
Americana's Don Depoe backstage at the City Winery in Nashville, with music icon Emmylou Harris, who was playing a special engagement with Rodney Crowell, benefiting Bonaparte’s Retreat.