Myles Goodwyn, Instagram.
May 3, 2023
by FYI Staff

 April Wine co-founder, longtime frontman and lyricist Myles Goodwyn is expected to be honoured by the Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame today.

Amanda photo supplied.
April 18, 2023
by Bill King

Amanda Marshall allowed me to pull the conversation to places I think most interest the curious. The early hits, rocking management, twenty-year quiet period, and renewed energy and embrace of recording and touring.

John Borra pic by Jen Squires.
February 1, 2023
by Jason Schneider

John Borra has quietly held claim to being one of the most influential figures within Toronto’s roots-rock scene, born out of the ‘80s Queen Street

Loreena McKennitt, pic provided.
November 30, 2022
by Bill King

Juno Award-winning Canadian artist Loreena McKennitt has performed in some of the world’s most respected and historic concert venues during her car

November 2, 2022
by FYI Staff

Those performing at the highly entertaining charity extravaganza to support CAMH Gifts of Light on Dec. 7 at Massey Hall include The Sadies, Broken Social Scene, Metric, Scott Helman, Molly Johnson, Ron Sexsmith, Dan Hill, and High Flyer. A second lineup of artists joining the show will be announced in the coming weeks.

Photo: Bob Ciolfi
November 1, 2022
by Kerry Doole

The influential indie rock veterans have signed to the imprint headed by Brian Hetherman. The deal covers future releases from the band, as well as the catalogue that includes the gold-certified Shakespeare My Butt.

Michael Bublé, Instagram.
October 25, 2022
by David Farrell

Last Saturday evening in Moncton, the singer wound down the Canadian leg of his world tour. To call the show impressive is pure understatement. His attention to detail, glowing rapport with his audience and the message he carries is nothing if not galvanizing. 

Mattmac, Instagram.
October 6, 2022
by FYI Staff

This year’s grand prize emerging artist winner of the RBC Canada Walk of Fame winner is Winnipeg-based

Steve Marriner   Photo: Bill King
June 21, 2022
by FYI Staff

Three veteran artists headed the winners list at the 25th anniversary of the biggest night in Canadian blues, held at Koerner Hall in Toronto on June 20. Pictured: Steve Marriner.