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March 2, 2020
by External Source

The Toronto-based roots singer/songwriter first made a mark as co-founder of Juno-nominated folk-rockers Grievous Angels. She has pursued a solo path since the early ‘90s, releasing three albums along the way. What follows is her story, told as part of FYI's ongoing Surviving As A Musician series.

Bob as Jake Wheeler
February 25, 2020
by External Source

The following is a self-authored account of Bob Segarini’s colourful and often chaotic life. Wildly creative, light and bright, sometimes his own worst enemy, ever-amusing—well, Bob can do the talking from here.

February 24, 2020
by External Source

As a mom to two teenage boys with a full-time career in aviation, country rocker

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February 19, 2020
by External Source

The following, submitted by Big Rude Jake (born Jacob Hiebert), is the first of an on-going series of personal

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February 19, 2020
by Jason Schneider

The former member of Hey Rosetta! is now an award-winning solo artist. A second album arrives Friday, and here she discusses its songs, woman’s rights, the huge impact of earlier tune Microphone, touring with Stars, and why she loves Barry Manilow.

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February 16, 2020
by FYI Staff

Friday, Justin Bieber released Chances, his fifth studio album and the first since Purpose in 2015.

February 12, 2020
by Jason Schneider

The promising young Toronto soul/pop artist is now climbing the Dance charts via an inventive remix. Here she discusses that collaboration, the new twist on her musical journey, new material, and goals for 2020.

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January 10, 2020
by Jason Schneider

Toronto electro-pop duo Featurette, comprised of Lexie Jay and Jon Fedorsen, brings honesty and grit into pop music with the release of a sophomore

January 8, 2020
by Jason Schneider

Just prior to delivery of a new self-titled solo album, the Ontario-based composer, producer and multi-instrumentalist reflects upon the creative process, astral projection, the current state of ambient music, and love of Debussy.

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December 18, 2019
by Jason Schneider

Toronto alt-rock trio Mute Choir is the latest signing to Sleepless Records, with the new partnership being marked by the band’s new single and vid

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December 13, 2019
by Warren Cosford

In the 41 months between June of 1958 and November of 1961, Jack Scott had 19 Records on The Billboard Charts. Eight of the 12 songs on his first LP became hit singles.  Only Justin Bieber has done as well.

December 9, 2019
by David Farrell

Matthew Good has released a song video tipping the release of his next album and a 32-date, 27-city east-west soft-seater concert tour this coming spring.