Industry

Sharon Jones and The Dap-Kings album graphic
November 17, 2017
by Kerry Doole

It is an excellent week of new releases for lovers of classic soul, with new offerings from Mavis Staples and the late great Sharon Jones.

November 14, 2017
by David Farrell

This week's edition has links to more than 140 career postings across the country in the fields of broadcasting, AV, music & entertainment, marketing, media and PR. Please share this information with peers and friends who are presently seeking new opportunities.

November 13, 2017
by Kerry Doole

Seeking some dollars to fund your next recording or cross-country tour? Searching for showcase opportunities or conferences at which you can drum up business? Let our updated weekly calendar help in your quest. New entries this week include the Upstream and Great Escape music festivals.

November 10, 2017
by Kerry Doole

The number of new releases out today is lower than of late. Taylor Swift is making headlines with Reputation, while other big names with new discs include Sting, Seal, Elton John, and Buffy Sainte-Marie.

Careers, Music, Entertainment, Broadcasting, Media, Marketing
November 7, 2017
by David Farrell

This week our guide offers 138 professional opportunities in the digital, broadcasting, music & entertainment, marketing, media and PR sectors from across Canada. Please share this with colleagues and friends who seek new horizons.

November 6, 2017
by Kerry Doole

Seeking some dollars to fund your next recording or cross-country tour? Searching for showcase opportunities or conferences at which you can drum up business? Let our updated weekly calendar help in your quest. New entries this week include the national Jim Beam Make History Talent Search.

Kelly Clarkson looked pretty pleased with life, and so she should
November 5, 2017
by FYI Staff

The emotional and nostalgic fervour for Gord Downie continues unabated. His latest solo album release tops the chart in the first week of release and Hip albums continue to populate the best-sellers list. 

November 3, 2017
by Kerry Doole

Canadian superstars Bryan Adams, Johnny Reid, and Shawn Mendes headline the impressive lineup of new platters being released today.  Sam Smith and Maroon 5 will grab attention too, while older music lovers can check out new titles from Bob Dylan, Roy Orbison and Richard Thompson.

Careers, Music, Entertainment, Broadcasting, Media, Marketing
October 31, 2017
by David Farrell

This week our guide offers 113 professional opportunities in the digital, broadcasting, music & entertainment, marketing, media and PR sectors from across Canada. Please share this with colleagues and friends who seek new horizons.

October 30, 2017
by Kerry Doole

Seeking some dollars to fund your next recording or cross-country tour? Searching for showcase opportunities or conferences at which you can drum up business? Let our updated weekly calendar help in your quest. New entries this week include the Canadian Arts Presenting Association (CAPACOA) conference in Ottawa.

Niall Horan is top of the pops this week.
October 29, 2017
by FYI Staff

The Gord Downie halo effect on Canada’s Albums chart continues, with 10 Hip titles in the top 200 and the singer’s Secret Path project bulleting into the top 50. Niall Horan’s solo release burst into 1st place, while the Future and Young Thug combo blasts on at 5 (with video).

October 27, 2017
by Kerry Doole

The final solo album from Gord Downie leads this week's list of new releases. Other notable offerings come from Kelly Clarkson, Kenny Chesney, Lee Ann Womack, Gregory Porter and Canadians Russell DeCarle, Majid Jordan, and Deep Dark Woods.