Canadian Underground Music Artist Association





Canadian Underground Music Artist Association is designed to help Assist and Educate Underground Artists.

Our Mandate:

To preserve Underground Culture and Music through Education, Opportunity and support.

Our Focus:

Educating Canadian Underground Artists, Djs and Producers through this website, Events, Seminars, Newsletters and Print material.

Underground Artist:

An Underground Artist is someone who plays, produces or performs Underground Dance Music such as House, Tech House, Techno, Minimal and their Sub-genres.

What is CUMAA:

CUMAA is a Non for Profit Underground Music Artist Association Educating, Protecting, Supporting, Promoting Canadian Underground Artists, Producers, Djs and Preserving the Underground Culture.

Topics Covered:

We cover topics such as Government Grants. What is SOCAN? What’s is FACTOR? What is the Ontario Music Fund? As an artist how to collect Royalties. How to submit to the JUNOS. Licensing. Publishing. Why working with Local Labels and Artits is important to the growth of our Industry and the Canadian Economy. As well as many other important issues to further develop artists individually and collectively.


Who Else is Welcome:

All music companies such as Labels, Publishers, Promoters and Venues that deal in Underground Dance Music are welcome.

Our Thoughts:

The key to success is Education, Hard work, Support and Opportunity. Here at CUMAA we offer the tools needed to improve and grow as Artists and collectively as an Industry. Feel free to invite other like minded Canadian Underground Music Artists to our site. Only members can access full site content.