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May 18, 2022
by Bill King

The Ontario blues guitarist/singer/songwriter is readying the release of his third studio album, Preach to my Soul, set for Aug. 13. Here, largely in his own words, is a look at Mackenzie's sound and vision.

Green Day  Photo: Richard Beland
May 17, 2022
by Bill King

Judging from the spirited flashing of iPhones at most events, the public is as engaged with that portable camera that rarely leaves the hands as th

Lady Gaga pic from the Top Gun: Maverick film release.
May 11, 2022
by FYI Staff

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

Photo: Bill King
May 11, 2022
by Bill King

This duo album has been a long time in the making. I often wonder why music couples rarely cross lines and record together. I get that separate careers stuff, yet when two voices are a perfect fit, it begs for an answer. In this FYI podcast Marc and Amy open about their careers and the pressures each place on themselves in crafting songs, the execution, the compatibility and final outcome. 

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May 4, 2022
by FYI Staff

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

The Brecker Brothers
May 4, 2022
by Bill King

There have been few moments when trumpeter Randy Brecker and his late brother Michael haven’t occupied our lives somehow.

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April 27, 2022
by Bill King

I caught up with Tenor Victor Micallef about the upcoming return to live in performance and the first date at Massey Hall.

Ed Sheeran capture from YouTube video.
April 25, 2022
by FYI Staff

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

Simple Plan, Instagram.
April 20, 2022
by FYI Staff

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

April 20, 2022
by Bill King

The fast-rising young blues star has the honour of hosting the Maple Blues Awards on June 20 at Koerner Hall in Toronto. Learn more about her in this FYI podcast.

April 20, 2022
by Bill King

The platinum selling and globally popular popsters recently branched into children's music, scoring a Juno nomination in the process. Learn more about their fascinating career in this FYI podcast.

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April 14, 2022
by FYI Staff

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