We are a creative Collaborative

GO-Artist.com[1] is founded on the ideas of: taking action to support musicians who inspire us; taking action to bring music to our community; and taking action to make music within life happen. Every achievement requires the first step towards transforming thought into reality. GO-Artist.com is about moving from inspiration to action.

The GO-Team includes four diverse professionals who each bring specialized skills related to artist management, touring, artist development, sound production, concert promotions, and business development. We have toured North America, Europe and South-east Asia, we have worked in the music industry for over twenty years, we are knowledgeable, connected, and committed to making music happen.

[1] Gatien Osborne Artist Management and Event Promotions Ltd.


Leah DeForrest

Artist Management / Concert Promotions

Leah is curious about everything and is effective at squeezing the most out of every moment! She possesses degrees in business (B. Comm) and law (LLB), and has maintained a successful law practice since 2010. She has experience in artist and business management, tour managment, dispute resolution & mediation, contract negotiations, licensing, and litigation. She is also a song-writer, stage manager, photographer, and enthusiastic supporter of live music.


Paul Gatien

Artist Management / Concert Production

Paul Gatien has worked in many aspects of the music industry for the past 30 years. In addition to owning and managing a multifaceted professional sound and lighting production/rental business and music store, Paul has worked as an international touring manager, production manager, live sound engineer and general manager for a record label. Paul is known for producing high quality events and for providing exceptional sound. He is also known for his professionalism, his attention to detail, his calm demeanor, his team-building skills, and for making the seemingly-impossible happen. When he is not behind a sound board or on the road Paul takes every opportunity to write songs and play guitar.


Ceri Osborne

Concert & Event Promotions

Ceri has been an active and passionate member of the music community in Victoria since early 2005 and invests her passion and joy for all things music and community into her role as Vice-President of the Victoria Fiddle Society and as a concert promoter and event organizer. Ceri is one of the main driving forces behind the very successful Victoria Fiddle Society weekend long FiddleFest event which continues to grow in popularity every year.

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Upcoming Events


Coastline Presents »

  • Coastline CD Release Concert - The High Drive
  • Saturday, December 3rd, 2016
  • Dave Dunnet Community Theatre (2121 Cadboro Bay Rd)
  • Doors at 7:00 pm; Concert at 7:30 pm
  • Advance $15 / Door $20
  • Tickets Available At: Long & McQuade, Ivy’s Bookshop or online here
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Stephen Fearing - Songwriter's Workshop »

  • Saturday, January 7, 2016
  • 11am to 4pm
  • Workshop price of $100.00 includes ticket for Album Release Concert
  • Workshop is in Esquimalt, BC. Address will be provided upon registration.
  • Contact leah@go-artist.com for more info
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Stephen Fearing Album Release - Every Soul's a Sailor »

  • Saturday January 14th, 2017
  • Dave Dunnet Community Theatre (Oak Bay High School)
  • 2121 Cadboro Bay Road
  • Victoria, BC
  • Doors: 7:00pm, Concert: 7:30pm
  • Tickets $25 in advance / $30 at the door

De Temps Antan »


Due to circumstances beyond our control...this concert, originally scheduled for March 10th, 2017, is postponed until sometime in 2018. We will update as soon as we know more.

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