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News Story

Pic credit: Henry Grossman
April 3, 2020
by David Farrell

Liona Boyd is sitting pretty in her spacious Floridian Palm Beach winter home as the world around her panics, but don’t for a moment think this bea

Image: Colburn Financial
April 2, 2020
by FYI Staff

Interest-free advances will be considered based on each member’s most recent earnings history, urgency and need.

Lou Ragagnin. Pic provided.
April 2, 2020
by FYI Staff

 Re:Sound’s Board of Directors has named CPA Sr. VP Lou Ragagnin as the organization’s incoming President and CEO.

April 1, 2020
by FYI Staff

An umbrella collective of seven Canadian music industry orgs is jointly asking the Federal government for further action including robust financial

Slaight Communications' CEO Gary Slaight
April 1, 2020
by FYI Staff

When the going gets tough it seems that the Slaight Family Foundation is there to help.

Video screenshot
April 1, 2020
by External Source

Musicians add underlying music score to speech and the resulting YouTube video is becoming a viral sensation.

Heritage Minister Steven Guilbeault. Stock pic
April 1, 2020
by FYI Staff

The Canadian government is waving as much as $30M in licence fees payable to the CRTC by broadcasters for the 2020-21 fiscal year to provide relief

March 31, 2020
by External Source

Here is this week's Nielsen Market Watch report which features Canadian music stats for the current week and YTD with comparisons to last year.

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March 30, 2020
by FYI Staff

The following is a blueprint for financial support on offer by the Canadian government, as approved in the upper and lower chambers last week.

March 30, 2020
by Karen Bliss

The self-published 434-page anthology compiles 72 of his interviews into Volume 1 with first-person stories old and new provided by Andy Kim, Jim Cuddy, Randy Bachman, Buffy Sainte-Marie, Jann Arden, Diana Krall, Bif Naked, Bruce Cockburn, Oscar Peterson, Frank Mills and Jeff Healey.

Photo Heather Rappard
March 29, 2020
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 no