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Allan Reid, CARAS, Juno Awards, CBC
March 21, 2022
by Karen Bliss

Juno boss Allan Reid previews changes and possible show highlights we can expect at this year's televised Budweiser Stage event on May 15.

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March 20, 2022
by External Source

The 2021 Prism Prize for Best Canadian Music Video was awarded to Theo Kapodistrias, for his clip for Haviah Mighty’s Thirteen. We will continue to profile noteworthy Canadian videos that are eligible for the 2022 prize, including this one from a Toronto indie artist.

Eric Mercury (left) with longstanding collaborating partner T.S. Monk.
March 16, 2022
by Bill King

We'd known the past few months Eric was well on in his battle with cancer, and yet we hoped an intervention of some sort would have either stalled

Caroline Beasley, CEO Beasley Broadcast Group; James Cridland, Radio Futurist
March 16, 2022
by FYI Staff

Following a three-year absence, Canada’s foremost broadcasting conference is back, as part of CMW in Toronto, June 7 and 8. Expect over 20 sessions on all things audio, presented in a hybrid format and featuring such sector luminaries as Caroline Beasley and James Cridland (pictured).

March 15, 2022
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.

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March 13, 2022
by External Source

The 2021 Prism Prize for Best Canadian Music Video was awarded to Theo Kapodistrias, for his clip for Haviah Mighty’s Thirteen. We will continue to profile noteworthy Canadian videos that are eligible for the 2022 prize, including this one from a BC singer/songwriter.

Neill Dixon pic provided.
March 13, 2022
by Karen Bliss

CMW topper Neill Dixon speaks for the first time about the return of the annual convention, in Toronto, June 6-11. Post pandemic the global music industry event has evolved so the bunfest MBIAs won't be on the menu, but a category celebrating the return of 'Live' makes its entrance.

March 9, 2022
by External Source

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Image courtesy of Susan Aglukark website.
March 9, 2022
by FYI Staff

Acclaimed Inuk singer-songwriter, and three-time Juno Award winner, Susan Aglukark, QC, will be recogn

Jim Vallance & Bryan Adams. Photo credit: Bryan Adams
March 8, 2022
by External Source

On the eve of his 15th studio album and a four-plus decade career, Bryan Adams and frequent co-writing partner Jim Vallance are named as

March 8, 2022
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.

Lennie Levne, Instagram
March 7, 2022
by FYI Staff

Longtime Montreal music executive Lennie Levine’s latest venture, LL Artists, has signed a distribution partnership with The Orchard.