Features

Wintersleep. Pic: Twitter
January 14, 2019
by FYI Staff

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

January 11, 2019
by Jason Schneider

With a sound steeped in haunting northern beauty, this new sibling duo features Tiffany Ayalik of Juno-winning duo Quantum Tangle. Here she and sister Kayley Mackay discuss their new EP, the inspirational beauty of the dark Northern winter, and early fond musical memories.

January 11, 2019
by Bill King

The veteran Toronto newsman/photographer delved into his archives to produce a photographic work of significance that features candid moments with Elvis, the Beatles, Ronnie Hawkins, Johnny Cash, Gordon Lightfoot, Walt Grealis, Mick and Keith, - the golden age of rock n’ roll. He discusses the book and his career here.

Photo credit: PegiYoung.com
January 10, 2019
by External Source

Pegi Young, a musician and former wife of Neil Young who toured with him and put out albums of her own, died on Jan.

Photo: Mark Maryanovich
January 9, 2019
by Jason Schneider

The veteran roots-rocker is riding high with his latest album, The Drifter & The Preacher. Here he discusses the record, a love of Lightfoot, a beloved guitar. and a life-changing hit song.

Arkells dressed for the festive season. Pic: Instagram
January 6, 2019
by FYI Staff

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

January 4, 2019
by External Source

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January 4, 2019
by Jason Schneider

The Edmonton country singer/songwriter is making a splash with current album Diary Of A Housewife. Here she discusses her new single, "Fire In Lace," lessons learned from the road, and a desire for more gender parity in her genre.

January 4, 2019
by Bill King

The Toronto hardcore punk scene of the '80s is now given its due via a comprehensive coffee table book that has already sold out an initial run. Learn more in this chat with one of the project's prime movers.

January 2, 2019
by Jason Schneider

The Zeus member and Jason Haberman of Yukon Blonde comprise the new Toronto duo. Here he discusses their eponymous debut release, their collaborative approach, and teenage games of “Red Radio.”

Pic courtesy of HitRadio.ma
December 28, 2018
by FYI Staff

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

Aaron, steering his own course. Pic: Top Country
December 21, 2018
by External Source

Tis the giving season, but Canadian country artist Aaron Goodvin wants to keep that goodwill going the rest of the year, too.