Good Friday

Good Friday

September 12, 2019
by Karen Bliss

Bill Bell kicked his own black dog two years ago and remains focused on keeping it away.

DJ Martin Streek took his own life in 2009 — photo credit: Martin Streek Tribute Facebook.
September 6, 2019
by Karen Bliss

Friends of late Toronto DJ Martin Streek, a fixture on 102.1 The Edge for 25 years, 17 of those on-air, are throwing “A Party For Marty” on Sept.

Petersen museum. Pic: Instagram acc't
August 22, 2019
by Aaron Brophy

Metallica lead singer James Hetfield has donated ten classic cars to the Petersen Automotive Museum in Los Angeles, CA.

Meghan on stage in Hagersville, ON. Pic: Instagram
August 15, 2019
by Karen Bliss

Meghan Patrick was headlining Hagersville Rocks Music Festival last month when a man screamed out, “Show me your tits.”  Yes, it’s 2019, and some m

Custom Jillard Guitars will support An Instrument For Every Child — photo provided
August 9, 2019
by Aaron Brophy

Four Hamilton, Ontario-based companies have come together to create 25 custom guitars out of wood from a historic local building that will be sold

Gary Slaight, Daniele Zanotti, Emmanuelle Gattuso, and Beth Wilson hold an #UNIGNORABLE poster representing social isolation, at United Way's AGM — photo credit: Nicholas Jones.
August 2, 2019
by Karen Bliss

Not every senior wants to play bridge or bingo. Not every senior wants to use a walker or scooter.

Melissa Etheridge promo shot 2919 - photo provided
July 19, 2019
by Karen Bliss

“How can we put more meaning into life?," Melissa Etheridge asks at one point during her interview with Samaritanmag.

Stan and Eva Dunford — photo credit: Jess Baumung.
July 5, 2019
by Karen Bliss

In late June, before The Rolling Stones played Burl’s Creek Event Grounds in Oro-Medonte, Ontario, Karen Bliss of

Katy Perry and Taylor Swift in the "You Need To Calm Down" video — screencap via Taylor Swift YouTube channel
June 21, 2019
by Aaron Brophy

Pop star Taylor Swift has released a star-studded music video to support her pro-LGBTQ song You Need To Calm Down.

(L to R) Arcade Fire, Marchelle Sellers, Natasha Koifman,George Stroumboulopoulos at Artists for Peace and Justice Montreal Gala, June 8, 2019 — photo credit: George Pimentel.
June 14, 2019
by External Source

With the 50th running of the Canadian Grand Prix at Montreal's Circuit Gilles Villeneuve underway, Artists for Peace and Justice held its inaugural

NMC website photo
June 6, 2019
by Aaron Brophy

The National Music Centre in Calgary has unveiled the programming for its Indigenous Music Week, happening at the Studio Bell from June 19 to 22.

 photo credit: Jag Gundu / Massey Hall
May 24, 2019
by Karen Bliss

The beloved Canadian music industry leader can be remembered by donations to the music education charity that was close to his heart.