Festivals

Festivals

 Comunidad Bet El in Mexico City with Ruach Singers, Cantor Eric Moses, Amanda Levine, and Bet El Cantor Ari Litvak
May 24, 2019
by David Farrell

Started in 2011 on a shoestring budget with seven enthusiasts, SING!

Joe Costello: APA member, Cape Breton Regional Municipality; Kate Gracey-Stewart: Atlantic Presenters Association; Lindsay Ann Cory: APA member, Nocturne: Art at Night
February 21, 2019
by Ken Kelley

Atlantic Canada may be just past the halfway point of the much-maligned winter season, but in Halifax, N.S., thoughts of many are focused squarely

Nickelback band members put on their best escalator faces for Instagram fans.
February 1, 2019
by David Farrell

The 3-day fest in July offers a barrel of fun rides in addition to a retro-trendy marquee billing that includes (pictured) Nickelback, Billy Idol, Kid Rock, Lynyrd Skynyrd, and Cheap Trick.

Graphic: Hollywood Reporter
July 4, 2018
by External Source

One of the first actions of the new Doug Ford-led administration has been to quietly shelve a key part of a controversial law that would have capped prices ticket scalpers can charge to fans of live music and sports, a joint CBC News/Toronto Star investigation has learned.

April 11, 2018
by FYI Staff

The annual twister that brings the world to our doorstep is a complicated affair to navigate, so we've cribbed the agenda and simplified it for you all. Grab your spreadsheet or mobile calendar and mark down what's to 'like' and when to hit the fern bar for a respite from the crazy world known as CMW.

Ad incorporating the new logo
January 8, 2018
by FYI Staff

Team Juno Awards is ramping up media coverage for the 47th annual that's to be hosted by Michael Bublé at Rogers Arena Vancouver on March 25.

December 15, 2017
by FYI Staff

Nielsen's stats and facts will help the Academy throughout the nominations and awards selection process.

November 30, 2017
by David Farrell

The Canadian team behind Digital Dreams Music Festival, Electric Island, World Electronic Music Festival and All Day I Dream have announced a new week-long music festival April 4-8 in Barbados.

Brighid and Pascale from Moscow Apartment
November 24, 2017
by FYI Staff

In their first year together, Brighid and Pascale have played several important showcase clubs, performed at a whirlwind of festivals, released an indie EP and won two notable awards.

Ron Sakamoto looked chilled at a recent event.
November 10, 2017
by David Farrell

Earlier this year the city gambled on a super-sized, eight-day spectacle dubbed Stars & Thunder Festival, the likes of which no northern town had ever seen before.

Indie Week Founder Darryl Hurs
November 8, 2017
by Kerry Doole

The live music fest and Indies 101 conference component are running Nov. 7-12, with 250 acts performing at over 20 Toronto venues.

William Prince
October 10, 2017
by FYI Staff

The seventh annual edition of this important world music summit is set to run Nov. 14-17. Indigenous artists are prominent on the just-announced schedule.