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A Tribe Called Red's "Suplex" among latest MuchFACT fund recipients

April 10, 2015

A Tribe Called Red

A Tribe Called Red's online music video application for "Suplex" was among the 28 fund recipients announced by Bell Media’s MuchFACT (A Foundation to Assist Canadian Talent) in Toronto today. The foundation received 293 submissions for it's March 12, 2015 deadline and awarded $614,400 in support after two days of adjudication this week.

MuchFACT is funded entirely by Much and M3, which are divisions of Bell Media Inc. and it helps Canadian acts build momentum in four music-related categories: Music Content Package, Music Videos, Online Music Video/Project, and Digital Tools.

In the last 12 months MuchFACT has provided support for five solid projects by Aboriginal acts, including Joey Stylez and Dragonette's "Pride of Lions," Once A Tree's "Howling," Tanya Tagaq's "Fight," and a digital project by A Tribe Called Red, along with the group's video for "Suplex."

In 2013, A Tribe Called Red also received MuchFACT support for its "Sisters ft Northern Voice" music video, which is currently sitting at 557,628 views on YouTube.

MuchFACT accepts applications six times a year and everything can be completed on the website. The upcoming MuchFACT deadlines are:

Thu May 07, 2015 11:59 PM EST
Thu Jul 02, 2015 11:59 PM EST
Thu Sep 10, 2015 11:59 PM EST
Thu Nov 05, 2015 11:59 PM EST

Since 1984, MuchFACT has awarded over 69 million dollars, and funded more than 7,100 projects.

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