News Story

News Story

the mahones
September 4, 2015
by FYI Staff

The Canadian-Irish punk band's sequel to last year's The Hunger & The Fight, is scheduled for release on Sept. 18th and in Europe, Asia and Australia on October 9th.

Chavril, Chad Kroeger, Avril Lavigne
September 4, 2015
by David Farrell

Mainstream, celebrity and gossip media were having a field day with the announced breakup by the Canadian couple known as Chavril. Facebook posters were less gobsmacked.

Fito Blanko
September 4, 2015
by Kerry Doole

Mississauga's Latin-pop artist and Pan Am anthem author, Fito Blanko's latest album, Paraíso Nocturno, follows this spring’s Furious 7 hit “Meneo.”

Taylor Swift, Wildest Dreams
September 4, 2015
by David Farrell

It seemed as if she was an untouchable, but Taylor Swift unwittingly has got caught up in a controversy of her own creation.

Business Class Records, Nimbus School of Recording and Media
September 4, 2015
by David Farrell

Nimbus School of Recording & Media Music has taken its recently launched Business Class Records (BCR) division a step further in partnering with Toronto-based Yangaroo.

Justin Bieber
September 3, 2015
by FYI Staff

Justin Bieber has explained why he cried at the MTV VMAs on Sunday. What's a poor boy of 21 to do with so much acclaim, and so many watching his every move?

September 3, 2015
by FYI Staff

Jackie Rae went on Global's Everything Edmonton yesterday to talk about CFCW's history and the flip to 840 on the dial.

September 3, 2015
by FYI Staff

Brantford ON's Christian radio station has been sold to the owners of Jewel 92 and 1380 CKPC, pending approval from the CRTC.

OAB
September 3, 2015
by David Farrell

The Ontario Association of Broadcasters holds its annual at the Toronto Airport Marriott on November 10th. Details and speakers are starting to be announced.

PIAC, Videotron
September 3, 2015
by FYI Staff

Videotron's unlimited music streaming package is a potential game changer. On Tuesday, the Public Interest Advocacy Centre filed a formal complaint with the CRTC arguing the service is discriminatory.

Gary Slaight & Doug Pringle, CHOM FM
September 3, 2015
by Martin Melhuish

"What set CHOM apart from all of the other progressive rock stations like KSAN in San Francisco, CHUM-FM in Toronto, CFOX-FM in Vancouver, and WBCN in Boston was that it was based as much on spirituality as music...

FACTOR funds
September 3, 2015
by Colin Harris

It’s a simple question, but getting any kind of macro view from FACTOR’s website isn’t so easy.