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News Story

Randy Lennox picture supplied.
November 9, 2022
by External Source

Earlier this week, former Bell Media and Universal Music Canada president Randy Lennox provided the Toronto Star with an opinion piece about the pending Bill C-11 that hopes to bring Canadian content requirement equality between streamers and some online social media platforms in line with regulatory requirements mandated by Canadian broadcasters. It is reprinted here with the permission of the author.

November 9, 2022
by Kerry Doole

Chris Lee, a much-loved Canadian music industry receptionist, died on Nov. 8, of a heart condition, at age 76.

November 8, 2022
by External Source

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

CIMA President & CEO Andrew Cash.
November 3, 2022
by Karen Bliss

The Canadian Independent Music Association (CIMA) covered a lot of ground at its Annual General Meeting (AGM) last Thursday (Oct. 27), including financial health and investments, the election of new board members, and the announcement of a new annual conference, Make It Music.

November 2, 2022
by Kerry Doole

John McGale, guitarist and songwriter in the famed Québec band Offenbach, died on Oct.

November 2, 2022
by FYI Staff

Those performing at the highly entertaining charity extravaganza to support CAMH Gifts of Light on Dec. 7 at Massey Hall include The Sadies, Broken Social Scene, Metric, Scott Helman, Molly Johnson, Ron Sexsmith, Dan Hill, and High Flyer. A second lineup of artists joining the show will be announced in the coming weeks.

November 2, 2022
by External Source

Using animation in music videos is a creative way to bring vibrancy and life to a song.

Photo: Bob Ciolfi
November 1, 2022
by Kerry Doole

The influential indie rock veterans have signed to the imprint headed by Brian Hetherman. The deal covers future releases from the band, as well as the catalogue that includes the gold-certified Shakespeare My Butt.

November 1, 2022
by External Source

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

October 26, 2022
by Kerry Doole

Mary McCaslin, an American folk singer who recorded primarily for Philo Records, and traveled and performed with her husband, Arka

October 25, 2022
by External Source

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