Features

The first 100&Change competition winner to receive $100 million in December 2017 was the Sesame Workshop and the International Rescue Committee as they teamed to educate young children displaced by the Syrian conflict in the Middle East — photo provided.
April 26, 2019
by External Source

The way Cecilia Conrad of the John D. and Catherine T.

Photo: Bill King at Newstalk
April 25, 2019
by Bill King

The Montreal superstar both chatted and played at Newstalk 1010 in Toronto recently. He discussed his songwriting masterclasses, his musical family, and the woman who inspired "Black Cars."

April 24, 2019
by Jason Schneider

Canadian Musician has just turned 40 years of continuous publication for the magazine, a remarkable run that shows no signs of ending anytime soon. Here publisher Jim Norris reflects upon the feat, the reasons for its longevity, and the overall growth of the Canadian music industry.

Madonna with Maluma
April 22, 2019
by FYI Staff

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

Sully Erna's Facebook image
April 19, 2019
by External Source

Sully Erna, the frontman for American hard rock quartet Godsmack, has launched a non-profit dedicated to raising awareness of mental health issues.

Steve Earle at the Cameron House, Toronto  Photo: Bill King
April 19, 2019
by Bill King

The hardcore troubadour has released a tribute to fellow Texan songwriting great Guy Clark but in this free-wheeling interview, he'd just as soon discuss politics, coal mining, the Yankees, and his deep love of Massey Hall. Photo: Bill King.

April 17, 2019
by Jason Schneider

The Toronto-based roots-rocker is releasing a second album. Here he describes its dark themes, his favourite songs, musical road trips growing up, and a love of Neil Young.

Emerson Drive hamming it up.
April 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.

April 12, 2019
by Jason Schneider

The Newfoundland-born songstress releases a cathartic new album, Liquor Store Flowers, today. Here she talks about expressing herself without a filter, a memorable encounter with Willie Nelson, and a love of New Order.

Horace Silver  Photo: Francis Wolff
April 11, 2019
by Bill King

A beautifully conceived new film by Swiss film-maker Sophie Huber documents the pioneering jazz label. Here Bill King resurrects an insightful chat with a Blue Note mainstay, Horace Silver.

April 10, 2019
by Jason Schneider

The Toronto music industry veteran and founder of Indie Week is the online music distribution service’s first Canadian representative. Here he pledges to use his experience to help indie artists distribute, monetize and promote their music globally.

Lumineers
April 7, 2019
by FYI Staff

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