Heritage Minister Steven Guilbeault. Stock pic
April 1, 2020
by FYI Staff

The Canadian government is waving as much as $30M in licence fees payable to the CRTC by broadcasters for the 2020-21 fiscal year to provide relief

March 2, 2020
by External Source

Evanov Communications Inc.

January 17, 2020
by Bill King

In another age, CHUM Radio was godlike. Its contests brought jammed Bell phone lines and caused mayhem, its hit parade chart was practically a bible, its DJs were like demigods and its ringmaster was the legendary J. Robert Wood.

Warren with best friend and  partner, Elizabeth. Photo supplied
December 19, 2019
by Bill King

One of the glorious pleasures of writing for FYI is the people I get to speak to.

December 13, 2019
by Bill King

Some careers and lifetimes are exhausting.  How much can one cram into a day and walk away wearing a big smile?

Holger at home. Pic: Shaw TV Edmonton
November 6, 2019
by FYI Staff

The veteran Edmonton broadcaster and label head is honoured by Folk Alliance International for his radio work at CBC and CKUA.

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September 11, 2019
by External Source

The new PPM numbers from Numeris complete the thirteen-week survey period cov

August 19, 2019
by Pat Holiday
I just spent a week in NYC and was taken back by the number of people walking around wi
June 26, 2019
by FYI Staff

A new CRTC study tracks the trends in Canada's broadcast sectors.

April 26, 2019
by External Source
The following is an opinion piece published this week in the US online trade publication
April 10, 2019
by David Farrell

After 30 years at the CBC (15 in his current position), Mark Steinmetz has announced he is leaving the pubcaster at the end of May.

April 8, 2019
by External Source

The CRTC has released its latest figures for Canada’s broadcasting services in its annual