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Photo: Marc Rimmer
March 25, 2019
by External Source

On May 13, the biggest prize for Canadian music videos will be handed out in Toronto. We are profiling some of the nominees before that, including this clip from a previous winner.

Live Nation Canada Chair Riley O'Connor. Pic: Joey Scoleri
March 22, 2019
by Karen Bliss

Since the amphitheatre opened in 1995, 8 million fans have come through the gates for some 850 concerts. Live Nation plans to celebrate the anniversary with some site investments and, of course, a load of hot talent.

(l-r), Matt Lang, Jill Snell, Tebey  Photo: Frances Caludikar
March 22, 2019
by FYI Staff

The hit songwriter and recording artist teams with a music industry veteran in a new Canadian management company and label. The first signing is Quebec based country singer Matt Lang (pictured here with Tebey and Snell).

Chad Kroeger  FB photo
March 22, 2019
by FYI Staff

The Nickelback leader (pictured), a global pop smash, and a prolific film composer are amongst those to be honoured at the 30th anniversary gala in Toronto on April 1.

Donna Grantis  Photo: Joe Lemke
March 22, 2019
by Kerry Doole

A very busy week for new releases includes Van Morrison, Luther Dickinson, Andrew Bird, Nilüfer Yanya, Yungblud, Mötley Crüe, and  Robin Trower. The strong Canadian contingent is led by  Michael Bublé, Donna Grantis (pictured), Matt Andersen, Michael Davidson and Dan Fortin, Ellis, Mackenzie Porter, Reid Jamieson, and Dead Tired.

Canada's Minister of Art, Culture and Heritage, Pablo Rodriguez
March 20, 2019
by External Source

The following is excerpted from Budget 2019, entitled Investi

Canadian 2019 budget document
March 20, 2019
by David Farrell

Yesterday’s 'Investing In the Middle Class' budget tabled in the House of Commons promises an additional $60-million in funding over two years for

March 19, 2019
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.

March 19, 2019
by External Source

Born in Toronto, Tommy Wilson could have taken a left turn at any time and ended up on the wrong side of the law.

March 19, 2019
by External Source

Canadian Hall of Fame Award winner Corey Hart

March 18, 2019
by FYI Staff

A coalition of Canadian music community groups has joined in solidarity and is working towards environments free of harassment, discrimination, vio