What Was Said

What Was Said

A Foot In Coldwater, Nov. 21 @ The  Phoenix Concert Hall. Pic: Grant W. Martin
January 10, 2021
by Frank Davies

Very sorry to hear the news about Larry Green.

A scene from I Am Greta — photo provided by Mongrel Media.
November 4, 2020
by Karen Bliss

I Am Greta director Nathan Grossman could never have known that the pigtailed teenager he chose to film when she sat by the wall of the Sw

Photo by Eneida Hoti on Unsplash
June 23, 2019
by External Source

The public hunger for compassion in politics registered in March with the rapturous praise heaped on New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern for

Image from BoingBoing website
June 5, 2019
by External Source

Whenever governments review their copyright, one of two things happens: either they only listen to industry reps and then come to the "conclusion"

Merck Mercuriadis
May 31, 2019
by External Source

In the most recent Celebrity Access feature, In the Hot Seat with Larry LeBlanc, global music titan Merck Mercuriadis tackles a thorny and ofte

May 17, 2019
by External Source

As written by Danny Michel and published in Vancouver Weekly.

A peek behind the curtain: The expiration date on music

April 26, 2019
by External Source
The following is an opinion piece published this week in the US online trade publication
Chad. Pic: Grant Martin
April 10, 2019
by FYI Staff

A colourful character not given to ornate speech, his time at the SOCAN Awards podium was...well, less than conventional. What follows in part is the lead-up to his arrival on stage to accept his award and a slightly edited rewind on what he had to say that night.

Elizabeth Warren making her point. Pic: AP
March 10, 2019
by External Source

The following is excerpted from Presidential candidate Elizabeth Warren's proposal to

Mark Elliot. Pic: CTV
January 13, 2019
by Mark Eliot

Writing under the name Nils Johansen, recently deceased radio announcer Mark Elliot fought many a battle to quieten inner demons that found him

December 13, 2018
by External Source

Toronto musician, bandleader, and real estate broker Duncan Fremlin articulates the frustration faced by many creative souls who are being financially pushed against the wall at a time when the major labels are earning record ROIs, global concert promoters are selling more tickets at higher prices than ever before, and music streaming services are generating billions of dollars annually.