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Ramadan holiday message
May 31, 2017
by External Source

With lines like "Let's bomb hatred with love," a Kuwaiti company's new holiday video is earning praise for urging peace in an era of terrorism.

May 29, 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.

Strat played by Andrew Polec
May 28, 2017
by David Farrell

After garnering 5-star reviews and an extended run in Manchester, Bat Out Of Hell – The Musical promises to be the theatrical hit of the s

May 25 Hair cast reunion at Sing! Festival. Pic: Ben Cousins, Social Image
May 28, 2017
by David Farrell

An historic ensemble!

Microforum Vinyl execs: (L-R) Aine Guiney, Frank Stipo, Noble Musa
May 26, 2017
by Kerry Doole

A Toronto company’s entry into the volatile world of vinyl pressing will help ease the still-growing format’s production bottleneck.

Allan Waters, circa 1970, sitting on his desk
May 26, 2017
by Doug Thompson

What sort of businessman takes his failing company that's losing thousands of dollars a month and tries something so radical that it had never been

Festival cancellations a new reality
May 24, 2017
by Kerry Doole

The financially bust Pemberton Music Festival in BC is just one more sign that the summer music festival scene in Canada may have reached saturatio

WME head of music, Marc Geiger
May 24, 2017
by FYI Staff

Court documents and company registries shed new light on a U.S.

Fyre, Pemberton festival organizers face legal scrutiny
May 23, 2017
by FYI Staff

Between the Bahamian Fyre Festival and BC’s Pemberton Music Festival, more than $10 million in ticket sales have been swallowed up by event organis

Police cordon off exit roads from Manchester Arena
May 23, 2017
by FYI Staff

British police overnight confirmed 22 dead and 59 hurt in what is being described as a suicide bombing at Manchester Arena at the close of an Arian

Drake's magic moment backstage at the Billboard Awards
May 22, 2017
by FYI Staff

Las Vegas: Drake’s undisputed hold over pop music was given its just reward at the Billboard Music Awards, staged in the desert city’s T-Mobile Are