Features

Jon Stancer
June 21, 2017
by Jason Schneider

To record his debut solo album For The Birds, the Toronto singer/songwriter returned to the studio after almost a decade's absence. He reflects upon the productive experience here.

Shania at Stagecoach Festival in May
June 19, 2017
by External Source

Shania, Hedley, The Washboard Union and Gord Bamford were among the top Canadian acts who made a big impact on commercial radio last week.

Dylan Ireland Photo: Jack Martin
June 16, 2017
by Jason Schneider

Express And Company effectively established Ireland’s reputation and he is now poised to go further as a solo artist by keeping his creative focus closer to home.

John Dexter
June 16, 2017
by Bill King

Dexter co-managed Carly Rae Jepsen during the massively successful, “Call Me Maybe” single. He has bundled all of his experiences and successes and poured them into A&R Lab.

Miranda. Photo: Marina Hashemi
June 13, 2017
by Jason Schneider

With her trademark red locks and equally blazing fiddle chops, Miranda Mulholland has become an unmistakable presence on the Canadian folk-rock scene.

David Guetta and Justin Bieber spinning in the command booth
June 11, 2017
by FYI Staff

David Guetta's collaboration with Justin Bieber is just one of a number of hot new Maple Music tracks all radio in the run-up to Canada Day...

Catherine MacLellan Photo: Oliver Tamagnini
June 9, 2017
by Jason Schneider

The daughter of Canadian songwriting icon Gene MacLellan pays eloquent homage to his legacy with her new album, If It's Alright With You.

Quebec Summer Festival
June 8, 2017
by Bill King

You can’t escape history when visiting the capital of Quebec; Quebec City.

Patti with the late Louis Jannetta
June 8, 2017
by Kim Hughes

She's a force to behold and has a songbook of stories that in part are included in a new musical she is bringing to the stage

Christina Martin. Photo_by Scott Munn, photomunn.com
June 6, 2017
by Jason Schneider

The award-winning East Coast songstress has just released "Lungs Are Burning, " a powerful new single that addresses the fentanyl drug crisis in Canada.

Arcade Fire back on the chart
June 4, 2017
by David Farrell

The following are tracks delivered to radio by digital distributor DMDS/Yangaroo in Canada and broken down into two categories.

Tareya Photo: Phil Crozier
June 2, 2017
by Jason Schneider

Calgary-based singer/songwriter Tareya is about to step out of her previous role as co-founder of Juno and CCMA-nominated duo Autumn Hill with her