Federal Government committee set to study challenges faced by Canada's music industry

The federal Canadian Heritage committee is set to begin a study of the music industry in Canada. CTV news reported on the story Saturday:

http://www.ctvnews.ca/politics/mps-set-to-study-challenges-faced-by-canada-s-music-industry-1.1699012

The study will investigate the efficacy of the government's regulatory and monetary measures aimed at aiding our domestic music industry.

 

The news has prompted some in the industry to wonder aloud on the underlying purpose for the study: 

http://fyimusicnews.ca/post/77695831298/canadian-culture-a-free-trade-chess-piece