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April 21, 2015
by David Farrell

SPOTIFY is expected to announcing having raised an additional US$400M from institutional investors today.

April 21, 2015
by David Farrell

The Future Is Now: Larry LeBlanc's latest Celebrity Access 'Hot Seat' interview i

Shad Host of Q
April 21, 2015
by admin

Last week, CBC announced the new Shad-hosted version of its arts and culture radio program “Q” was getting a little makeover.

Whitney Rose in a car
April 20, 2015
by David Farrell

A buzz is building round the April 21 Cameron Records release of Heartbreaker Of The Year—the 2nd album from Toronto singer-songwriter Whitney Rose. Part of this is attributable to the record's production credit: Raul Malo, frontman of Americana country combo The Mavericks.

Yoan Garneau
April 17, 2015
by David Farrell

Quebec fans are snapping up enough copies of Yoan's self-titled album to keep him in 1st place for the 3rd consecutive week on the nation's Albums chart. 

Singer songwriter Daniela Andrade
April 17, 2015
by David Farrell

Slaight Music and New Canadian Music have just announced the winners of Round Six of their Vista Music Prize. 

April 15, 2015
by David Farrell

 

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Alvvays
April 15, 2015
by admin

Alvvays (Royal Mountain Records) and Death From Above 1979 (Last Gang) are front runners in the CMW SiriusXM Independent Music Awards with 4 nominations apiece, followed by Owen Pallett (Secret City) and the New Pornographers (Last Gang) with 3.

Kiesza at the Junos
April 12, 2015
by David Farrell

Last week we published data supplied by Nielsen SoundScan that emphatically showed the run-up to and night of show sales for Juno winners and performers accelerated significantly. 

December 12, 2013
by David Farrell

There aren't going to be any Playboy bunnies wagging their whatevers when Frank Davies walks on stage at the 2014 Junos in Winnipeg next March to receive the Walt Grealis Special Achievement Award, but the honour does bring his extraordinary career full circle.