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News Story

June 10, 2015
by David Farrell

Brit singer with Canadian links makes her debut at HMV's flagship store early next week.

April Geesbreght
June 10, 2015
by David Farrell

Nashville-based April Geesbreght signs with ole music publishing. She wrote Aaron Shust's hit "My Hope Is in You."

YouTube
June 9, 2015
by David Farrell

YouTube wants to coax artists away from the grip of major labels by offering a loot back of actionable metrics. But will they pay?

apple music
June 9, 2015
by David Farrell

Apple beats the drum for its future in music. Downloads give way to subscription streaming.

MuchFACT
June 9, 2015
by David Farrell

MuchFACT awards $450,000 in grants to 22 recipients for online marketing initiatives.

Archie Allelyne
June 9, 2015
by Richard Flohil

Archie Alleyne, the much-loved senior figure on Toronto's jazz scene, died Monday. He was 81.

Maxi Records
June 9, 2015
by David Farrell

The roster of artists and producers under Maxi Records includes Sagat, Danny Tenaglia (pictured), Armand Van Helden, Roger Sanchez, Mood

June 9, 2015
by David Farrell

New York svengali was manager to the Stones, the Beatles and Sam Cooke and his story is spun in a Kindle biography

Duddy Kravitz
June 8, 2015
by David Farrell

Alan Menken and David Spencer have turned Mordecai Richler's classic into a musical that has its world premiere this Thursday in Duddy's hometown.

Shania Twain
June 8, 2015
by David Farrell

Shania Twain performed the first of two shows at Vancouver’s Rogers Arena last night. Her voice was shaky, her hair was blonde, the audience was mostly female, the house was full and the concert marked the second stop of her 'Rock This Country' tour.

Keyboardists Rally On Peterson Album, 'Oscar With Love'
June 2, 2015
by David Farrell

Piano greats come together to celebrate the music of Oscar Peterson on a new album entitled Oscar With Love.

Sheepdogs
June 2, 2015
by David Farrell

The Sheepdogs recently corralled students in the Niagara Region and offered up gifts of musical instruments and an impromptu performance.