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One of two official new handbills announcing this year's Juno show.
January 10, 2021
by David Farrell

This year's 50th-anniversary edition of the Juno Awards starts pumping up the hype and anticipation today with the announcement th

Facebook photo of Kingdom Street
December 16, 2020
by David Farrell

REMEMBER THIS NAME: Quebec duo Kingdom Street

Government of Canada photo.
December 3, 2020
by FYI Staff

A basket of aid programs for the entertainment sector totall

Greg Godovitz Image courtesy of Instagram
November 23, 2020
by David Farrell

– Dedicated Jim Morrison fans will welcome Canadian Bill Cosgrove’s breezy, slim 212-page memoir that recounts hi

L-R: PolyGram Canada's Leo da Silva and Bob Ansell with the McGarrigle sisters (manager Jane seated) and Peter Erdmann. (1981)). Pic supplied
November 9, 2020
by David Farrell

Peter Erdmann (far right), president of PolyGram Records Canada from 1981 through 1992, died of heart failure at his home in Hemmingford, QC on October 20. He was 88. Pictured here with the McGarrigle sisters.

November 4, 2020
by David Farrell

Dan Hill website pic
November 2, 2020
by David Farrell

Dan Hill has signed a record deal with WMG-partnered  US label Sun and Sky Records

Online capture of CIMA Chair Tim Potocic
October 18, 2020
by Karen Bliss

The Canadian Independent Music Association (CIMA) and local division MusicOntario jointly held a virtual AGM on Oct. 15.

William Shatner YouTube capture of I Put A Spell On You
October 8, 2020
by David Farrell

William Shatner has a new album he's called The Blues and it sports an all-star cast that includes Albert Lee, James Burton, Harvey Mandel & Canned Heat, Albert Lee, Steve Cropper, Ritchie Blackmore, Sonny Landreth, Brad Paisley, Jeff “Skunk” Baxter and Pat Travers.

October 1, 2020
by David Farrell

A Nordicity Toronto venues study, co-funded by the City and Ontario Creates with the Canadian Live Music Association

September 24, 2020
by David Farrell

–  CEO Erin Benjamin and crew at the Canadian Live Music Association must be zoomed out dealing with the bollocks