Photo: Alex Dozois
November 20, 2019
by Jason Schneider

On November 1, Montreal-based singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and producer Geoffroy released 1952, the follow-up to his 2017 Pola

Chelsea Amber, Facebook
November 19, 2019
by David Farrell

She may not be a household name but Chelsea Amber has won close to 20 ECMA Awards and earned a Juno nomination since launching her career with the

Photo credit: LPPhotographs
November 6, 2019
by David Farrell

Toronto music fans will remember him from the Bamboo and he still plays a weekly set at The Orbit Room; tonight he births Neighbourhoods—a brilliant sounding new album. And to be clear, this isn't just any album launch. He is recreating it with an all-star 11-piece ensemble with horns and ...well, be there to find out what else.

Manteca's Matt Zimbel. Photo supplied.
November 4, 2019
by Matt Zimbel

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

October 28, 2019
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 Juno-winning electro-rock duo.

October 25, 2019
by Bill King

In the third of our series on new HoF inductees, we talk to bandleader and producer Bill Henderson about his hit group's chameleonic career, the dangers of technology, and the life-saving impact of music.

October 23, 2019
by Jason Schneider

The gold-selling Saskatoon blues-rock duo releases a new album on Friday. Here Shaun Verreault and Safwan Javed discuss returning to their roots, favourite new songs, high school gigs together, and a much-loved Bowie tune.

October 16, 2019
by David Farrell

Alessia Cara's global success has won both praise and respect from fans for her uplifting message songs that offer a counterpoint to toxic social media messages that can warp young people's feelings of self-worth. Her Walk of Fame honour is to be bestowed on her at a Toronto gala on Nov. 23.

Bayla's Facebook image
October 11, 2019
by David Farrell

Montreal indie artist Bayla, born Brittany Kwasnik, is the Grand Prize winner in Canada’s Wal

Photo: Heather Pollock
October 10, 2019
by Jason Schneider

In November 2017, Skydiggers co-founders, Josh Finlayson and Andy Maize, found themselves turning to the healing power of music to deal with the re

Haviah Mighty pic: Dustin Rabin Photography
September 17, 2019
by Nick Krewen

Presented by CBC Music, Toronto rapper Haviah Mighty is your 2019 Polaris Music Prize winner with her excellent 13th Floor, capturing the $50K main prize. with first-rate performances from nine of the 10 finalists at Toronto's Carlu Monday night.

Early promo shot of Ian and Sylvia
September 15, 2019
by Nicholas Jennings

In their day they were ‘it’. Their ‘look’, their sound, the songs they sang and the musicians accompanying them made Ian & Sylvia a pair of songbirds we can never forget. A new collection released on Stony Plain is a gem, and Nicholas Jennings spins the history behind the two-disc set and gives it a rave review.