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December 1, 2021
by Bill King

The Toronto jazzniks are about to release the 10th album of a fascinating career that has spanned 37 years and brought them a loyal audience. Learn more in this FYI podcast.

November 28, 2021
by FYI Staff

The following are tracks delivered to radio by digital distributor DMDS/Yangaroo in Canada and broken down into three categories.

Jeff Burrows  Facebook photo
November 24, 2021
by Bill King

CanRock veterans The Tea Party release a new EP on Nov. 26. In this FYI podcast chat, the band’s ace drummer discusses the record, the effects separation and time away had on him and the group, and more.

The Tea Party, Instagram.
November 22, 2021
by FYI Staff

The following are tracks delivered to radio by digital distributor DMDS/Yangaroo in Canada and broken down into three categories.

November 17, 2021
by Bill King

The noted Canadian stage and screen actor is now turning his hand to music, via an impressive new single, The Bottom. Learn more in this FYI podcast.

November 15, 2021
by FYI Staff

The following are tracks delivered to radio by digital distributor DMDS/Yangaroo in Canada and broken down into three categories.

The King abode, Hollywood, 1976
November 14, 2021
by Bill King

I occasionally recall our time in Los Angeles in the mid-’70s with amusement. A two-year stay inhabited with bizarre characters – equally unusual gig opportunities, eternal sunshine, tree-lined boulevards shadowed by stately palm trees, stucco homes, and the casual drift of street people roaming our property.

November 10, 2021
by Bill King

The rich and colourful history of Massey Hall, arguably Canada’s most famous music venue, has been captured in a new book by this prolific author and music scribe. Learn more here.

Andrew Allen, Instagram.
November 8, 2021
by FYI Staff

The following are tracks delivered to radio by digital distributor DMDS/Yangaroo in Canada and broken down into three categories.

November 4, 2021
by Bill King

We are nearing the end of 2021, a consequential year with a world in crisis battling competing interests.

The Weeknd, Instagram.
October 31, 2021
by FYI Staff

The following are tracks delivered to radio by digital distributor DMDS/Yangaroo in Canada and broken down into three categories.

The Oscar Peterson Trio
October 28, 2021
by Bill King

I've been on an Oscar Peterson kick since I was 15 years old.