Greg Godovitz always has something up his sleeve. His latest project is to get as many musical signatures on a Fender guitar that is going up for auction to help victims of the BC floods. The list so far is impressive. He wants more, and he wants pledges. We have the details.
An open letter to FYI Music News: Yesterday, Today, and Tomorrow: Life in Music Retail
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.
The rocker turned country star (pictured) led the pack, picking up four plaques over two nights in London, ON, at the 2021 CCMA Awards. A full list of winners is here.
Adele’s 30 debuts at No.
Last week we reported on the death of Rosalie, but she was such an extraordinary woman that we felt it necessary to include a follow-up story a
What follows is the first of an irregular column about what our readers are watching on the Idiot Box.
The devastation brought on by unnatural natural disasters on Canada’s east and west coasts has affected many.
Last week, the noted BC artist manager passed away, age 81. He had a huge impact on the career of many of that province’s major stars, and they, along with other music industry comrades, were quick to pay tribute to him to FYI. They paint a colorful picture of a true character and a real force in our industry.
The 2021 Prism Prize for Best Canadian Music Video was recently awarded to Theo Kapodistrias, for his clip for Haviah Mighty’s Thirteen. We will continue to profile noteworthy Canadian videos that are eligible for the 2022 prize, including this one from a new Montreal duo.