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March 1, 2022
by Karen Bliss

The ground-breaking 23-page report is now available on the Canadian Independent Music Association (CIMA) and Breaking Down Racial Barriers’ websites. It concludes with a Declaration to end anti-Black racism in the Canadian music industry.

February 28, 2022
by FYI Staff

The following are tracks delivered to radio by digital distributor DMDS/Yangaroo in Canada and broken down into three categories.

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February 27, 2022
by Karen Bliss

The first Canadian and 10th global edition of the Music Cities Convention took place mid-February

February 27, 2022
by External Source

After annexing the Crimean peninsula and launching an ongoing eight-year war in eastern Ukraine in 2014, Russia launched an unprovoked full-scale i

February 27, 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 fast-rising young singer/songwriter.

Lou Pomanti, John Finley and Marc Jordan.
February 24, 2022
by David Farrell

– Multi-talented, multi-award-winning keyboard composer, arranger, producer and songwriter

February 23, 2022
by Nick Krewen

A tour-de-force is being recognized by CARAS as the next recipient of the music industry-building Walt Grealis Special Achievement Award.

February 22, 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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February 21, 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 an internationally-acclaimed Inuit artist. 

Photo: Heather Pollock Photography
February 20, 2022
by Kerry Doole

Friends, peers and associates share stories and personal grief on the loss of Dallas Good who died Feb. 17, at age 48.

Photo from Dan Hill's website.
February 17, 2022
by David Farrell

Celebrated Grammy Award-winning Canadian singer-songwriter Dan Hill has been appointed Chairman of Anthem Entertainment’s newly formed Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion (DEI) committee.