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News Story

September 9, 2021
by Karen Bliss

Geddy at home with pets' Stanley and Lucy Wasserman.

September 8, 2021
by Karen Bliss

The Toronto International Film Festival runs Sept. 9-18. Here’s a preview of its impressive lineup of music documentaries and music-themed features.

September 7, 2021
by External Source

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.

Meghan Patrick website photo.
September 6, 2021
by FYI Staff

Sunday night, CMA Ontario presented its awards in 17 categories, celebrating the province’s top music talents. Heading the winners list with three was Meghan Patrick, who repeated last year's tally and now holds a total count of 18.

Pic courtesy of Lori Chappell's FB page
September 2, 2021
by David Farrell

OMG! Is that Doug in a barrel going over the Falls? Seems so, if one is to believe a family post on FB a summery month or so back in time.

September 2, 2021
by David Farrell

The Boss Says, ‘Take A Hike, It’s the Labour Day Weekend’

And who are we to argue?

Mustafa (l) and Ariane Roy
September 1, 2021
by FYI Staff

Presented by the Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame, the prestigious Award honours one emerging Anglophone and Francophone songwriter annually. Pictured: Mustafa (l) and Ariane Roy.

Image courtesy of Y-Axis.
September 1, 2021
by FYI Staff

As of September 22, the province of Ontario has decreed that everyone will need to be fully vaccinated and provide proof of vaccination along with photo ID to access higher-risk indoor public settings that include halls, nightclubs, restaurants and fitness centres.

Image courtesy of Elections Canada
September 1, 2021
by External Source

The debate will be moderated by Catherine Perrin and broadcast on CPAC's website and television channel. All main parties have confirmed their attendance, save the Greens who have yet to designate a representative.

August 31, 2021
by External Source

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.

Sheepdogs, Instagram.
August 31, 2021
by External Source

The Juno-winning Saskatoon rock band will donate a minimum of $15K annually over the next 10 years to help support and highlight various local charities, with an accent on Indigenous issues. Learn more from bassist Ryan Gullen here.

Photo: Blythe Kingcroft
August 30, 2021
by External Source

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 were eligible for the prize, including this one from an acclaimed BC singer/songwriter.