Canadian Indie Music · Featured Listing Info & Application Form

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Featured Indie Artist Listings

If you're an indie solo artist or band based in Canada, you can get a featured listing on overhear.

Free Artist Listing Application Form

Comparison of Free and Paid Featured Artist Listings
Feature Free Account Paid Account
Introduction page yes yes
Biography page yes yes
Extra contact information no yes - a contact page with individual info for individual band members, management, booking agents, label contacts, etc.
Press page (coming soon) no yes - a page for your reviews and press clips.
Music Samples
Links to your audio files yes - you can add links to the music files on your website with auto-streaming for mp3, Real and (wma files coming soon)
MP3 hosting


15MB - automatic streaming
50MB - automatic streaming
Live Performance Listings
Gig Display Gigs displayed in your listing and the overhear listings.
Gig Archive Your performance details are archived, and available for display in your listing.
Venue Info Venue info and maps are automatically generated for your listings.
Gig listings include your image and music samples yes! your performance dates in the overhear gig listings include your image and one of your music samples - one of either your locally stored MP3 files (for paid listing artists) or external audio links.
Performance dates management input and edit your listings
Performance dates syndication RSS 2.0 feeds provided for your gig listings
Online Store

The store is currently offline for a complete overhaul, and will return soon.

Interact With Your Fans
Guestbook yes yes
Fans can add you to their favourites yes yes
Fans can add your audio tracks to their listing yes yes
Weblog (Blog) for News and your Journal overhear blog is powered by b2evolution
Blog included with your listing yes - single category 'News & Journal' yes - two basic categories 'News' and 'Journal', and you can add as many new categories and sub-categories as you like.
Visitor comments allowed for your posts yes - you can decide if you want to allow comments for each post you make to your weblog
Blog post registration no yes - your blog posts are automatically registered with various aggregation sites - expanding your advertising reach.
Blog syndication no yes - your listings are syndicated using RSS (currently in four formats: RSS0.92, RSS1.0, RSS2.0 and Atom
Trackback URLs for your posts no yes
Blog images link to external images link to external images and save on overhear
NEW! twitter logo
"follow me on Twitter" link in your listing yes yes
Display your Twitter feed in your listing yes yes
Discussion Forum
A new members-only forum is being programmed and will be available soon.

More features are being planned for addition in the near future.

If you have any questions about the listings not answered here, don't hesitate to contact me by email at

Featured Artist Listing Submission Form

Just a few rules...

Currently, only the free listing application is available - click the link below to apply for your Featured Artist Listing.

Free Artist Listing Application Form