Around The Web: Stories You Will Want To Read

Recent news and features from around the web we thought you may wish to read and share.

 

Drake’s incomplete views from the Six: Drake’s new album ‘Views’ is a triumph of so-called ‘Toronto sound’and yet it reveals how much more than Drake that sound can be -- Maclean's

K-tel creator Philip Kives: A soft-spoken man who brought loud chutzpah to TV advertising -- Globe & Mail

CMW: 10 must-see shows to see next week: Toronto gets a British invasion when Canadian Music Week (May 2-8) hits town. Bands of all sounds and styles – and nationalities – take over downtown venues, but one theme that’s emerged in the programming is the number of buzzy English acts in the headlining spots -- Now

Old music is outselling new music for the first time in history: Despite the massive success of Adele's album 25, which sold a whopping 7.4 million copies in only six weeks, 2015 marked the first time in U.S. history that new releases were outsold by catalogue albums. Seems like everyone's been feeling extra nostalgic lately -- Chart Attack

How the Vancouver Aquarium abuses copyright law to silence criticism -- Huffington Post

Meet the L.A. director who helped make Beyoncé's 'Lemonade'  --  LA Times

Millennials' Technology Habits Will Change Direct Marketing: The most dramatic direct marketing changes required by the rise of the Millennials generation are about speed, convenience and relevance -- Media Post

Facebook crushes it, tech investors heave a sigh of relief -- Fortune

How to tell when statistics are bullshit with a 99% success rate -- Vice

New gun film targets women: Self defense flick makes perfect Mother's Day gift -- PressWire

 

 

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