Talent

Talent

The East Pointers. Pic via trio's website
April 8, 2020
by Kerry Doole

The popular PEI folk trio enlists some notable peers to pay homage to a Canadian classic in an ongoing online reading series. The project is designed to both boost spirits and raise funds for Unison.

April 6, 2020
by External Source

The 2019 Prism Prize for Best Canadian Music Video was awarded to Kevan Funk, for his clip for Belle Game’s Low. We will continue to profile noteworthy Canadian videos, including this one from a Hamilton-based indie duo.

Pic credit: Henry Grossman
April 3, 2020
by David Farrell

Liona Boyd is sitting pretty in her spacious Floridian Palm Beach winter home as the world around her panics, but don’t for a moment think this bea

Video screenshot
April 1, 2020
by External Source

Musicians add underlying music score to speech and the resulting YouTube video is becoming a viral sensation.

March 26, 2020
by Jay Aymar

The acclaimed independent roots singer-songwriter with six albums and one memoir to his credit was, until recently, living on the road. In his contribution to our series, he reflects upon the pandemic, and his faith in the power of music and art. 

Burton on Facebook
March 24, 2020
by Nick Krewen

Burton Cummings is doing his bit to boost the morale of his fans.

Souce: Martin Kerr/Youtube
March 20, 2020
by External Source

A new song for these trying times! 

March 20, 2020
by Bill King

The daughter of two of Canada’s top songwriters is forging her own musical path. In this in-depth interview, she talks about her new record, working with hubby Liam Russell, her creative approach, and much more.

March 18, 2020
by External Source

She first made a name in Vancouver's funky acoustic ensemble Pied Pumkin, galvanized audiences singing Fear of Flying with Valdy's Hometown Ban

March 12, 2020
by David Farrell

Ladies and gentlemen... If you are facing any concerns about drinking Corona beer, please watch and share this video... Cheers!!!

Matt Zimbel: photo provided
March 6, 2020
by Matt Zimbel

The following is penned by Matt Zimbel, percussionist and leader of the Juno Award-winning world jazz band Manteca.

Lee, picture supplied
March 4, 2020
by External Source

Born Karen Lynn Greening, Lee Aaron has over the years racked up a number of impressive hits, such as Metal Queen, and earned the respect of he