What Was Said

What Was Said

November 3, 2017
by FYI Staff

The Polaris Music Prize winner has seemingly far exceeded her commercial popularity with news headlines that have reverberated across Canada and the globe. Our readers react to a controversy stemming from Ms. Pimienta's recent appearance in Halifax.

Britain's Daily Mail headline says it all
August 4, 2017
by External Source

A media gender bias continues to objectify women even as tyrants, buffoons, and incompetents in seats of power have historically had one unifying attribute—a penis.

CIMA President Stuart Johnston
June 14, 2017
by External Source

The Indie sector is well represented by a strong and vigilant association that is pushing on many fronts to promote, defend and better the cause of its member music producers.

February 6, 2017
by External Source

On Sunday nights at 9, 50 years ago, more than a quarter of American households were watching NBC’s “Bonanza.” That comfortable and comforting west

January 30, 2017
by External Source

Los Angeles is the home of so many immigrants, so many creative people, so many dreamers, and those of us who work in this business have the privil

January 25, 2017
by External Source

“Actually, in retrospect, I’ve started to think I’m pleased about Trump and I’m pleased about Brexit because it gives us a kick up the arse and we needed it because we weren’t going to change anything."

January 25, 2017
by External Source

“I’m interested in the idea of generative music as a sort of model for how society or politics could work.

January 23, 2017
by FYI Staff

With several millions marching around the world in protest for newly-minted President Trump's seeming contempt for women's rights, Bruce Springsteen took to the stage in Perth to voice his support.

January 13, 2017
by External Source

Bella? Schmella - The Weeknd only needs to hear a great song to get his rocks off.

June 7, 2016
by FYI Staff

"Country music today is so slick and programmed, I wonder if the Nashville today would be on board for someone like Merle..."

May 20, 2016
by External Source

If you’re going to rave about how sexy a male artist looks with his shirt off... and a woman decides to get in her panties or show her boobies for a photo shoot, she needs to be treated with the same awe and admiration.

April 18, 2016
by FYI Staff

I remember when Otis by Kanye and Jay Z came out and my dad was so mad.