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The image, the logo, the 50th anniversary!
August 18, 2017
by External Source

The celebration includes a grab bag of special editions and treats for fans of all ages.

Steve Kane (centre front) celebrating with the Warner crew and Billy Talent
August 18, 2017
by David Farrell

Music biz history is forever fascinating, chock full of oversized characters and extraordinary individuals. Here's our history of the Bunny company in Canada.

Nickelback is now part of APA's superstar roster
August 17, 2017
by David Farrell

The Agency for the Performing Arts has expanded its operations into Canada with former UTA Canada COO and CEO Jack Ross and Ralph James heading the Toronto-based division.

Rob Zifarelli. Photo: Ryan Bolton
August 17, 2017
by FYI Staff

With the UTA closure, the veteran live music agent is heading Paradigm's new Canadian office along with two other agents he has worked closely with in recent years.

Billboard's Indie Power Players 2017 edition
August 15, 2017
by David Farrell

They join an august list of executives creating newfound opportunities for their clients by expanding the horizon of where income streams can be earned.

Brett Kissel accepting his 2016 CCMA Male Artist of the Year Award in London, ON
August 15, 2017
by External Source

The arrangement names Nielsen as the data provider for the annual CCMA music awards show by supporting the balloting and nominations selection process.

Glenn Gould kicks back with Bach
August 15, 2017
by David Farrell

The Canadian pianist is being honoured with a series of special publications this year, marking what would have been his 85th anniversary.

August 15, 2017
by External Source

Here is this week's Nielsen Marketwatch report which features Canadian music stats for the current week and YTD with comparisons to last year.

Brandon Reid Photo: Graham Macindoe
August 14, 2017
by Kerry Doole

The chart-topping American rock band is now looked after by a Hamilton-based artist management company. Founder Brandon Reid also tours with the group as their sound engineer.

August 14, 2017
by FYI Staff

Students the renowned music educator taught included her younger brother Oscar Peterson, Oliver Jones, and Joe Sealy. She co-founded the forerunner of the Montreal Jubilation Gospel Choir and was a key figure in the city's black community.

Boys will be boys
August 14, 2017
by David Farrell

Some guys have all the fun, but the fillies aren't buying it so much anymore on the Country radio format.

Image: CIMA
August 11, 2017
by FYI Staff

The federal government wants to overhaul the Copyright Board and is asking stakeholders for ideas that can be submitted now through until Sept. 29.