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News Story

October 18, 2022
by FYI Staff

The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) and Slaight Music have announced the roster of four emerging artists selected for the

October 18, 2022
by External Source

Here is this week's Luminate Data Market Watch report which features Canadian music stats for the current week and YTD with comparisons to last yea

Dave Charles, photo supplied.
October 18, 2022
by FYI Staff

Dave Charles has many years of radio and music consulting experience at the highest level. 

October 18, 2022
by Kerry Doole

Ronnie (Ronald Edward) Cuber, a baritone saxophonist with a wide and versatile range on his instrument, died on O

October 12, 2022
by Kerry Doole

This week we acknowledge the passing of musician Barry Stein, composer Toshi Ichiyanagi, and producer Brooks Arthur.

Alan Cross pic provided.
October 12, 2022
by Dave Charles

Two radio pros from different eras face off in this Q&A that explains a lot and offers hope for a medium that is under siege from bean counters and disillusioned audiences. A must-read. Pictured here is Alan Cross.

October 12, 2022
by External Source

October is here, which means that Halloween will soon be upon us. October is the season of all things dark, bewitching, eerie, and sinister. So, we’ve chosen 5 Prism Prize 2023 eligible music videos that will send chills down your spin or inspire you to cast a spell. 

October 11, 2022
by External Source

Here is this week's Luminate Data Market Watch report which features Canadian music stats for the current week and YTD with comparisons to last yea

Mattmac, Instagram.
October 6, 2022
by FYI Staff

This year’s grand prize emerging artist winner of the RBC Canada Walk of Fame winner is Winnipeg-based

Sound Royalties CEO Alex Heiche. Photo provided.
October 5, 2022
by David Farrell

Vannessa Thomas is now heading up Sound Royalties' Canadian operation. The U.S. royalties finance firm offers advances to a wide array of copyright earners, including record producers and publishers, plus short-stop financing to entities seeking to sell catalogues. Pictured: Sound Royalties CEO Alex Heiche.

October 5, 2022
by David Farrell

– The Canadian Live Music Assoc.

October 5, 2022
by Kerry Doole

This week we acknowledge the passing of singers Loretta Lynn and Inez Foxx, rapper Coolio, and musician Stu Mitchell.