The Toronto punk band wins the lucrative and prestigious Prize for their song "DVP." The French version was won by Klô Pelgag's "Les ferrofluides-fleurs."
It's gonna be a tight race to see who wins the most trophies at this year's event, but upstart indie outfit the James Barker Band is surely a top contender.
Who could have believed the lowly cassette tape would become a 'hip' item again? It has, and it's driving up the price of used tape decks.
Montreal's Stingray, founded by Eric Boyko, has enjoyed a record year and shows no signs of slowing down on the world domination front.
Here is this week's Nielsen Marketwatch report which features Canadian music stats for the current week and YTD with comparisons to last year. This chart is published every Tuesday.
Variety takes a look behind the scenes of how music charts are compiled and published.
Florida PBS station WWUS broadast for four hours Saturday underwater to promote the plight of the coral reefs in the Keys.
It was much more than another Canada Day celebration, and this is especially true for Team Universal who went over the top last week in meaningful ways.
Figures for the first half of the year show Canadian music consumption is up by over 14 per cent. Streaming has soared while album and digital track sales have declined significantly.
Here is this week's Nielsen Marketwatch report which features Canadian music stats for the current week and YTD with comparisons to last year.
To celebrate Canada 150, Prism Prize and Slaight Music have partnered to curate a definitive collection of notable Canadian music videos.