News Story

News Story

November 23, 2018
by Jim Jj Johnston

Welcome to JJ-365 Salutes. Over 2018, we pay tribute daily to one of “The Good Ones”. Today we are shining the light on Don Shafer.

November 23, 2018
by Kerry Doole

The leader of Your Favorite Enemies delivers impressive chart numbers with his own debut that arrived hype-free two weeks ago. He hints at future plans here.

November 21, 2018
by Jim Jj Johnston

Welcome to JJ-365 Salutes. Over 2018, we pay tribute daily to one of “The Good Ones”.

November 21, 2018
by FYI Staff

The format keeps growing and stands to gross more than $25 million by year-end.

Photo: Matt Barnes
November 21, 2018
by FYI Staff

The multi-platinum minted Toronto roots-rockers recently teamed up with eOne Music for Canada, and a new single, Salvation, comes out next week.

November 19, 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.

November 19, 2018
by Kerry Doole

The two Toronto singers have collaborated on seasonal singles for almost a full decade, delivering fresh takes on holiday classics, including their just-released version of "The First Noel." Here the pair discusses recording and their close creative and personal relationship.

November 19, 2018
by FYI Staff

After 40 years, Sikora’s Classical Records in Vancouver is closing down at the top of the new year. It is possibly Canada's only dedicated music store serving those with a nose for symphonic music.

November 18, 2018
by Jim Jj Johnston

Welcome to JJ-365 Salutes. Over 2018, we pay tribute daily to one of “The Good Ones”.

Album graphic for Allan Rayman's Harry Hard-On
November 16, 2018
by Kerry Doole

Notable new releases today come from Chris Cornell, Glen Campbell, John Mellencamp, Mumford and Sons, Mariah Carey, The Smashing Pumpkins, Mark Knopfler, and The Rolling Stones. Canadian offerings include Rush, Rhye, Oh Susanna, Allan Rayman (pictured), The Seasons, and Christine Fellows.

Canada's Walk of Fame inductee Andy Kim
November 15, 2018
by FYI Staff

A dazzling list of music and film stars will perform and hand out plaques at the glitzy Dec. 1 event in Toronto. Andy Kim (pictured) is one of nine inductees this year.

Capital Photos: Lori Hoddinott
November 15, 2018
by Jim Jj Johnston

Welcome to JJ-365 Salutes. Over 2018, we pay tribute daily to one of “The Good Ones”.