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June 17, 2021
by David Farrell

Copyright owners are cheering a Federal Court blocking order against pirate IPTV service GoldTV.

June 16, 2021
by External Source

Bandcamp will hold its second annual fundraiser on June 19, donating its share of sales to the  National Association for the Advancement of C

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June 16, 2021
by Jason Schneider

Each week, Essentials allows Canadian musicians to share the things that have helped get through through the pandemic, and why they still can’t live without them. This week, Ewan and Shamus Currie of BROS and The Sheepdogs discuss a few of their favourite things.

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June 15, 2021
by Karen Bliss

CBC continues to rack up viewers for the 50th Annual Juno Awards show that first aired live on June 6 from 8-10 p.m.

June 15, 2021
by External Source

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

June 15, 2021
by Kerry Doole

Lightfoot returns for three nights, November 25-27, closing in on his 170th appearance on the main stage (now named after his longstanding friend, Allan Slaight).

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June 14, 2021
by External Source

The 2020 Prism Prize for Best Canadian Music Video was awarded to Peter Huang, for his clip for Jessie Reyez's Far Away. We will continue to profile noteworthy Canadian videos that were eligible for the prize, including this one from a popular Montreal pop-rock artist.

June 13, 2021
by FYI Staff

The first edition of the SSIMAs was presented in a virtual event on Saturday evening. Heading the list of winners in 18 categories was Twin Flames, with three, followed by Silla and Rise, with two.

June 13, 2021
by FYI Staff

The ECMAs were handed out via two virtual shows, on Thursday and Sunday night. The spoils were divided quite equally, with East Coast mainstays Classified, Les Hay Babies, Maxim Cormier, Rich Aucoin, and Rose Cousins winning two trophies apiece. 

June 13, 2021
by FYI Staff

William "Skinny" Tenn, Chris McKhool, and Ebonnie Rowe will be honoured as part of the CIMA Business Summit later this month.

June 10, 2021
by Karen Bliss

The Weeknd and Justin Bieber did not bounce into the media Zoom Sunday night to talk about their Juno wins, but many other winners and performers, from The Tragically Hip and Feist to JP Saxe and Jann Arden, did log in to chat about a range of subjects.

The Gertrudes — photo credit: Jeff Barbeau.
June 10, 2021
by External Source

Canadian folk band The Gertrudes has released a new single, Parham, with all proceeds going towards the Canadian Mental Health Association (CMHA).