Polaris Prize

Polaris Prize

Jessie Reyez
January 29, 2018
by FYI Staff

Jessie Reyez takes a bite out of The Big Apple and the Into The Night fest will warm up Halifax. Also in the news are the Polaris Prize, Netflix, SCMA, The Velvet Underground, Manitoba Music, Thompson Egbo-Egbo, Measha Brueggergosman, SaskMusic, Birds of Bellwoods, and a farewell to John Morris.


Patrick Watson
November 20, 2017
by Kerry Doole

The Polaris-winning Montreal art-rocker breaks a period of silence with this beguiling one-off that fuses Watson's understated but convincing vocals and an atmospheric soundscape.

September 18, 2017
by FYI Staff

Those making our headlines today include Taylor Swift, the Polaris Prize, Alex Larsen, the TSO, David Bowie, Whitney Houston, TIFF, Shania Twain, Eddie Vedder, Amy Helm and Tafelmusik.

Polaris Music Prize
July 13, 2017
by FYI Staff

The list includes an intriguing mix of beloved veterans, former winners, and relatively unknown emerging artists. The 2017 winner will be unveiled on Sept. 18. 

July 12, 2017
by FYI Staff

A potpourri of fascinating news and fictions about the music biz and musicians.