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October 1, 2018
by FYI Staff

The industry veteran and Live Nation Senior VP will receive the honour at the Music and Broadcast Industry Awards Gala at CMW next May.

Latest CARAS Board member - Melissa Bubb-Clarke
September 28, 2018
by External Source

At this week’s Annual General Meeting, CARAS announced its new board member, Melissa Bubb-Clarke, Vice President of Music & Live Events at Mapl

Photo - Soundcheck
September 28, 2018
by Karen Bliss

British knight and songwriting legend Elton John loves Canadians, and not just his husband, David Furnish.

September 28, 2018
by FYI Staff

The company helps celebrate its 15th anniversary by launching MusiCounts’ new school instrument grant increase with a large donation.

(Marie Clements. Photo: Emily Cooper / Wayne Lavallee. Photo: Mark Maryonovich / Images provided by the NFB)
September 26, 2018
by FYI Staff

According to a spokesperson for Canada's public film and digital media producer and distributor, the release is due to “popular demand” after 200+ public screenings of the film, with audiences asking where they can find the music.

Multiple ADISQ Award nominee Philippe Brach
September 26, 2018
by FYI Staff

The premier music awards show in Quebec turns 40 this year, celebrating with three events in Montreal in late October. Multiple nominees include Philippe Brach (pictured) and glam rocker Hubert Lenoir, a recent showstopper at the Polaris Prize gala. There is a public voting component for three ADISQ Performer of the Year categories.

September 26, 2018
by FYI Staff

The prestigious Prize honours Canadian albums from four distinct eras prior to the advent of Polaris. You can have a say in the choice, as public voting is now open, so check out the nominees here.

September 24, 2018
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.

September 24, 2018
by Nick Krewen

Duff Roman is one of the most influential radio execs in Canada and his time with CHUM is well-documented. Here are some of the highlights of a career that began in 1955 and continues to this day.

Picture credit: CBC
September 24, 2018
by FYI Staff

Following the explosive reports about Ticketmaster working with touts to inflate ticket prices for their own betterment, a joint investigative team

September 24, 2018
by Nick Krewen

Though he turned 80 earlier this summer, much-decorated radio legend Duff Roman is still keeping busy, with his fingers set in several pies.

Cover art from Jeremy Dutcher's Polaris Music Prize-winning album
September 24, 2018
by FYI Staff

Carrie Underwood’s Cry Pretty debuts at No.