News Story

News Story

February 16, 2018
by David Farrell

Defamed by tornado-strength often anonymous allegations and innuendo of sexual impropriety on social media this week, Hedley’s band camp is fast falling apart in the early stage of a national arena tour that was expected to be a sinfully profitable affair.

February 16, 2018
by David Farrell

In the space of four days, pop quartet Hedley has gone from being poster boys for homegrown Canadian stardom to outcasts on a tour that is fighting a backlash.

The soon to retire morning man celebrates. Pic: Darren Makowichuk, Postmedia
February 16, 2018
by FYI Staff

On Thursday the longstanding Calgary morning man announced his retirement on-air and his off-beat humour and goodwill in the community made his announcement big news in Stampede City.

February 15, 2018
by External Source

The cuts across the country will be tied to traditional TV production staff positions. Despite the changes, Sr. VP Troy Reeb confirmed that the network will not be producing less content or fewer hours of television news.

February 14, 2018
by External Source

The allegations first became public on Monday after a Twitter user who goes by the name of @_cndnpsycho began sharing screenshots of conversations with anonymous people who allege they are victims.

February 14, 2018
by External Source

Royalty Exchange believes it offers the exact financial solution these creators require. And, ultimately, it’s confident it can create a transparent market where a billion dollars can be deployed for rights holders along the way.

February 14, 2018
by FYI Staff

The new national music competition nets the winner $25K and offers major showcasing and mentoring opportunities to the top three finalists.

February 12, 2018
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.

February 12, 2018
by External Source

Request for services continues to increase for both the Counselling & Health Solutions Program and the Emergency Financial Assistance Program.

Sheila Hamiilton, Florence K and Amanda Power
February 12, 2018
by Kim Hughes

Absent a crystal ball; it’s impossible to accurately gauge the overall wellness of personnel within the Canadian music industry. But stats provided by Unison Benevolent Fund suggest that for many, being a professional within that industry can be precarious, especially if you’re female, aged 30 to 39 years and coping with personal stress.

February 12, 2018
by FYI Staff

Justin Timberlake’s Man Of The Woods debuts at number one on the Billboard Canadian Albums chart with 18,000 total consumption units.

February 12, 2018
by Kerry Doole

The fertile underground music scene of Toronto in the '80s is the focus of a new project from the publishing company. CCS is looking to unearth more gems from the period.