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News Story

August 4, 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.

August 3, 2020
by David Farrell

Canadian Live Music Assoc. has submitted

Photo: Kirsten Huculiak
August 3, 2020
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, including this one from a Vancouver prog rock trio.

Meg Symsyk, pic provided
August 2, 2020
by FYI Staff

Board Chair and longstanding music industry executive Meghan Symsyk has been named the incoming President and CEO of FACTOR, replacing Duncan McKie

CZN. Pic provided
August 2, 2020
by FYI Staff

Sheridan College student singing trio CZN (pronounced ‘season’) sent in their audition for Canadian Family's Got Talent and won the Breakf

July 29, 2020
by David Farrell

Name that band:

Is it Kilowatt?

Shaun Bowring, The Garrison. Photo: Kat Angus
July 29, 2020
by Cam Carpenter

With virtually all of Ontario about to enter phase 3 tomorrow, indoor music venues will be allowed to reopen. Severe restrictions in the province and across Canada means it will not be business as usual, however, as our man in the clubs, Cam Carpenter, discovered.

July 29, 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.

Photo supplied by Pat Metheny
July 29, 2020
by Bill King

I interviewed Pat Metheny on two occasions, 1991/1998, for Jazz Report magazine.

Marker Starling
July 26, 2020
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, including this one from a Toronto cult favourite who has collaborated with two English stars.

Jessie Reyez, Instagram
July 26, 2020
by FYI Staff

Director Peter Huang won $20K as the Grand Prize winner for Reyez’s compelling clip, while a Daniel Caesar video won the fan-voted Audience Award. Special achievement awards were also handed out last week.