News Story

News Story

Radio News
July 29, 2015
by David Farrell

Cuts at Corus in Toronto and at Q107 in Calgary, Lisa Brandt lands at CJBK in London, and Vista is set to launch a new FM in Creston, BC.

Drake
July 29, 2015
by David Farrell

Drake is tipped to be releasing a new album in the fall, Willie Nelson and Neil Young reunite at the Farm Aid 30th annual, and Moon King kicks off a second tour for Secret Life at the Camp Wavelength Festival in Toronto in August.

SoundCloud
July 29, 2015
by David Farrell

Valued at more than US$700 million, the forecast isn't rosy for the Swedish audio distribution platform as it struggles with a new round of royalty payments.

Muse
July 29, 2015
by Anonymous (not verified)

We’ve got to be able to build a massive stadium show from grass pitch to doors opening within around 48 hours and we’ve got to be able to take it down within four...

Amazon, Prime Music
July 29, 2015
by Anonymous (not verified)

Amazon is launching its Prime Music streaming service in the UK, in a move that will see it aim to undercut Spotify and Apple Music.

Dave Gunning
July 28, 2015
by Anonymous (not verified)

Maritimer Dave Gunning has recorded umpteen albums and won just about every trophy available, excepting a Juno. He's been nominated a few times. Maybe Lift, his new album, will give him the lift he needs to win the national prize. 

Mark Ronson
July 28, 2015
by David Farrell

Slacker Radio comes up with the top 100 songs in the decade so far. Sadly, Canada comes up short on this list.

Kevin Parker, Tame Impala
July 28, 2015
by David Farrell

Four new releases debut in the top ten on the Top Albums chart this week. Leading the pack is Tame Impala's Currents.

 

Chilly Gonzales
July 28, 2015
by David Farrell

Grammy-award winning Chilly Gonzales takes over CBC Music beginning today.

Jillea
July 28, 2015
by David Farrell

Hey, musicians of the future! You know that Simon Cowell story you’ve been waiting for your entire life? “It’s Your Shot” is a contest that’s looking to put a record contract in front of you, and possibly make you Canada’s next big star.

YouTube
July 28, 2015
by David Farrell

Mainstream media execs are walking on thin ice as YouTube becomes a channel buster. Its latest game changer is an app that makes watching 3D videos as easy as clicking a mouse.

John Lydon, Sex Pistols
July 28, 2015
by David Farrell

Your love of the Sex Pistols or Norah Jones says more about your personality than you think....