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Port Cities, one of four 2018 Allan Slaight Juno Master Class winners
June 12, 2019
by Nick Krewen

The 2019/2020 Allan Slaight Juno Master Class is now accepting applications from emerging artists, but hurry - you've only got until June 28 at 5 p.m. to enter this free opportunity. Three lucky winners will have their career furthered by partners CARAS, The Juno Awards, Slaight Music and Canada's Music Incubator at Coalition Music.

June 12, 2019
by David Farrell

A divisive rift that separated the once inseparable driving force behind the Guess Who is put to rest when its two decorated performers appear toge

CIMA party group shot. Photo: DavidLeyes.com
June 12, 2019
by David Farrell

…If you're lost and on your own
You can never surrender
And if your path won't lead you home

l-r: Lesley Barber, Ashley Jane, Timon Wientzek, Antonio Naranjo, Suad Bushnaq, Jason Couse, Steve Krecklo, Derrick Ross
June 12, 2019
by Kerry Doole

The six graduates of the 2018 program (pictured here with Lesley Barber and Derrick Ross)  at the Canadian Film Centre took centre stage in Toronto on Monday night.

June 10, 2019
by External Source

Here is this week's Nielsen Marketwatch report which features Canadian music stats for the current week and YTD with comparisons to last year.

June 10, 2019
by Martin Melhuish

He built a music empire that generated wealth for investors and creators alike, and after taking an extended holiday, he is back to do it his way all over again with a new enterprise, a book, and even a music festival.

Harrison
June 10, 2019
by External Source

The 2019 Prism Prize for Best Canadian Music Video was awarded recently to Kevan Funk, for his clip for Belle Game’s Low. We will continue to profile the nominated videos, including this one that pairs an up and coming Toronto producer ( Harrison pictured) and a popular vocalist. Slaight Music is Patron Sponsor for the Prism Prize.

June 10, 2019
by FYI Staff

Following the initiative's success last year, the label and the Canadian Football League are reprising the Thursday Night Football Concert Series this season. The lineup of performers is a stellar one.

Left to Right: Kevin Kane (guitar), Don Schmid (drums), Bryan Potvin (guitar) and Jay Semko (bass)
June 10, 2019
by Kerry Doole

The recent addition of Kevin Kane from The Grapes of Wrath has energized the veteran rock band, founding member Bryan Potvin explains in this revealing interview.

Pic courtesy of Radio.co
June 7, 2019
by External Source

The new PPM numbers from Numeris complete the thirteen week survey per

June 7, 2019
by FYI Staff

The Canadian hip-hop pioneer is helping fuel Raptors mania by releasing a fresh video for his infectious anthem that is inspired by the team and its loyal fans. It's a slam dunk.