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June 24, 2021
by Bill King

The veteran Toronto producer assembled a star-studded cast for the track Wish I Could, a vitally important project for the city's hip-hop community. Learn more about it in this FYI podcast.

June 23, 2021
by Bill King

One advantage to having a three-hour radio show is the exposure to artists of many persuasions under the influence of a vast range of cross-cultural experiences. Although the mainstream focuses on a narrow field of obvious candidates, the view from the outside is rich in substance, creativity and diversity. Diversity is the infrastructure underpinning each of these 25 recommended artists.

June 21, 2021
by External Source

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

June 16, 2021
by Bill King

The new winner of the prestigious award holds a PhD in ethnomusicology and her commitment to the Inuit music community has spanned over two decades. Learn more about her work in this FYI podcast.

YouTube grab of Ralph
June 14, 2021
by FYI Staff

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

June 10, 2021
by Bill King

Learn more about the roots of Kingston music in Bill King’s latest FYI podcast, featuring a chat with one of the city's driving creative forces.

Aaron Goodvin, Instagram
June 7, 2021
by External Source

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

Alex Cuba at the Beaches Jazz Festival  Photo: Bill King
June 2, 2021
by Bill King

In a recent thorough cleaning of our neglected garage, I unearthed an orange-coloured box of black and white photographs from the ‘90s.

Old Domion video screen capture
May 29, 2021
by External Source

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

May 26, 2021
by Bill King

Known online as Toronto Mike'd, this prolific indie podcast wizard profiles personalities from a variety of fields, including sports, music and radio. Learn more about him in Bill King’s latest FYI podcast.

The Washboard Union, Facebook
May 25, 2021
by FYI Staff

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

May 20, 2021
by Bill King

Toronto’s Melleefresh has long been a shining light on this country's EDM and dance music scene, both as an artist and head of the Play Records label. The imprint celebrates its 25th anniversary this year, and is doing so in style, as Bill King learns in his latest FYI podcast.