Quoted

Quoted

Photo: Alejandro Santiago
January 22, 2018
by External Source

"I am a complicated person who writes songs. If you’re into complexity and the search for the self, I’m your artist."

January 18, 2018
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So many songs are now written by committee, and I don’t understand how that works because for me a song starts with melody combined with chords.

L-R: Michael Bublé, Bruce Allen and Bryan Adams
January 16, 2018
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"When someone who’s been in the game a while takes time to talk to you, just listen."

January 15, 2018
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How rich is rich enough?  It's not something I've ever had to deal with and unless I win a Power Ball type lottery, I don't expect to.

January 12, 2018
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On January 7, Oprah Winfrey was the recipient of the Golden Globes' annual Cecil B. DeMille award for lifetime achievement and gave a powerful acceptance speech during Sunday night's ceremony. We have the transcript.

Pic: Luke McGarry, The Hollywood Reporter
January 8, 2018
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GQ UK has an exclusive excerpt from the Wolff book on Trump, Fire And Fury: Inside The Trump White House, a part of which is reprinted here.

Simon Wheeler, Director of Digital for Beggars Group UK
January 5, 2018
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Before digital platforms, it was pretty clear what constituted free promotion that contributed to record sales and concert attendances, but the economies of scale have shifted and what once worked may now be working against an artist's best interest and income.

January 3, 2018
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The following editorial was published in the Globe and Mail on Christmas Day.

December 21, 2017
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In 1965 Peanuts creator Charles Schulz fought with his show producers to keep a one-minute reference to Christ in the animated special, A Charlie Brown Christmas. Fortunately, he won.

Jim Vallance, Andy Kim and Bryan Adams with their SOCAN Special Achievement awards
December 20, 2017
by Andy KIm

Andy Kim was presented with the PRO’s Cultural Impact Award in recognition of his 1969 hit "Sugar, Sugar." What follows is Kim’s acceptance speech given on June 19. 

December 18, 2017
by External Source

It's the one night of the year when we all act a little nicer; we smile a little easier, we cheer a little more. For a couple of hours out of the whole year, we are the people that we always hoped we would be...

December 15, 2017
by External Source

Following Wednesday's passage of the Ontario Ticket Sales Act, Jeff Poirier, GM, Concerts and Theatre – North America at StubHub wrote the following letter to fans of live events in Ontario outlining the company's reaction to the legislation and it's worth a read.