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May 27, 2020
by FYI Staff

CBC’s Gem streaming service is now offering

May 27, 2020
by David Farrell

The fundraiser for foodbanks includes six announced shows over two days in June with a ticket price of $50 per show and a maximum of 185 cars per, as stipulated by health authorities. Stingray has the audio feed and a TV special is being financed by Invictus Entertainment Group.

May 26, 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.

May 26, 2020
by Matt Zimbel

Oh, hi there, I’ll be the applause coach for your next live from the living room, pandemic concert.

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May 25, 2020
by FYI Staff

Budweiser Stage At Home kicks off May 30, with The Black Crowes and The Trews, then Blue Rodeo and Alan Doyle on June 6.  The acts for two more Saturday broadcasts will be confirmed shortly.

May 25, 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 noteworthy Canadian videos, including this one from a Vancouver psych-rock band with an international following.

May 24, 2020
by David Farrell

Toronto native Daenan Kofi Gyimah, currently with an NCAA Volleyball Scholarship at UCLA, lives in a five-bedroom home in the Bren

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May 22, 2020
by FYI Staff

The 1 pm special features musicians, performers, and athletes that include Johnny Orlando, Hailey Wickenheiser, Jacob Tremblay, Seth Rogen, Alessia Cara, The Reklaws, Tessa Virtue, Wali Shah, Lauren Orlando, Lennon Stella and others.

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May 21, 2020
by FYI Staff

A very popular member of the Canadian music and film community, he passed away on May 19, at age 42. The founder and creative director of Supergroup Sonic Branding, his credits include Letterkenny, Schitt’s Creek, and Once Were Brothers: Robbie Robertson and the Band.

May 21, 2020
by FYI Staff

All proceeds from the Canadian country star’s show near Edmonton on June 13 will go to Food Banks Alberta. 

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May 20, 2020
by External Source

Despite a genuine desire to return to live music events, to experience them in small and big venues, many Canadians are hesitant and reluctant to return.

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May 20, 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 noteworthy Canadian videos, including this one from a popular Toronto female rock band.