Talent

Talent

Peter Cardinali (l) and his longtime engineer John 'Beetle' Bailey
March 22, 2019
by Bill King

This musical renaissance man has played with and produced many of music's biggest names, as well as finding success as part of The Boomers. These days he focuses on running his Alma Records label and producing its artists. He is a man of 1,000 stories, some of which you'll hear here.

March 19, 2019
by Jason Schneider

Matt Dusk's latest album, his 11th, is comprised of all original material, but the setting for the songs recall '50s Sinatra and, in particular, the Chairman's 1958 album Come Fly With Me that exuded style and sophistication, attributes Dusk himself has shown as a stage performer.

T Bone Burnett speaking at SXSW
March 14, 2019
by External Source
The text of T Bone Burnett’s keynote address at SXSW
March 11, 2019
by FYI Staff

Jann Arden, the fast-talking, slow walking queen of Canadian comedy, song, confessional memoirs, and business news, is about to become the talk of

Photo: Mark Miller
March 8, 2019
by Bill King

Ed Bickert was born in rural Hochfeld, Manitoba, November 1932 and grew up in Vernon, British Columbia.

February 10, 2019
by External Source

Maky Lavender

February 3, 2019
by External Source

Daily, FYI Music News receives unsolicited requests for profiles, references and general notice of new releases by independent acts and not jus

Snow with an emoji of Daddy Yankee from the new hit video.
January 30, 2019
by David Farrell

Latino superstar Daddy Yankee has topped global iTunes charts and racked up more than 30-million views on his Jan.

January 23, 2019
by Jason Schneider

The Winnipeg indie rockers put out a new album on Friday. Here their frontman discusses its approach and the song that means the most to him, recalls a disastrous first show, and hopes for the speedier release of music.

Taken in December and posted to Bryan's Instagram account.
January 17, 2019
by David Farrell

Teddy co-wrote and performs on “Shine A Light,” Adams’ latest single that is the title track from his 14th studio album that is set for

January 16, 2019
by Jason Schneider

The former leader of roots-rockers The Warped 45s returns with a folk-inflected and hand-crafted collection of eloquent new songs. Here he discusses his love of Jack Kerouac, family jam sessions, his favourite original song, and a desire for earlier shows.

January 11, 2019
by Jason Schneider

With a sound steeped in haunting northern beauty, this new sibling duo features Tiffany Ayalik of Juno-winning duo Quantum Tangle. Here she and sister Kayley Mackay discuss their new EP, the inspirational beauty of the dark Northern winter, and early fond musical memories.