Features

March 7, 2021
by FYI Staff

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

March 3, 2021
by Bill King

I’m working through the final chapters of Talk, Vol.

Photo: Francesca Ludikar
February 28, 2021
by Jason Schneider

Toronto's Monowhales is set to roar back on March 5 with the new album, Daytona Bleach, but they’ve been building anticipation over the pa

Charlotte Cardin, Instagram.
February 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.

February 24, 2021
by Jason Schneider

The St. John's -based singer/songwriter releases a new album, Live It Down, tomorrow. Here he discusses its creation, his two favorite songs, a memorable video, pandemic life on The Rock, and his hopes for live performance.

February 24, 2021
by Bill King

A group of Toronto’s finest piano players discuss their relationship with the instrument and how the pandemic has impacted that.

Dua Lipa, Instagram.
February 21, 2021
by FYI Staff

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

Photo: Kate Morgan
February 21, 2021
by Jason Schneider

The eclectic Ottawa-based singer/songwriter has just released a fourth album, This ‘n’ That. Here he discusses the record, the significance of the classic La Vie en Rose, his love of travel, his other gig as a philosophy professor, and a desire to perform in-person shows.

Photo: Kate Dockery
February 17, 2021
by Jason Schneider

The Toronto rock sextet he heads releases its fourth album, Real One, this week. Here he discusses the new record, his favourite songs, the plight of the homeless, fun with TikTok, and the urgent desire to play real shows again.

(l-r) Tom Upjohn, Emily Steinwall,Virginia Frigualt-MacDonald, J.P. Saxe, Anwar Knight, TJ Whitlaw, Larnell Lewis
February 17, 2021
by Bill King

The accompanying photo dates to July 23, 2013. The significance of this? The talented people in the photo.

Promo cover shot.
February 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.

February 10, 2021
by Jason Schneider

The Juno-winning roots/bluegrass band has released a double live album and will soon hold a Bingo event to fundraise for endangered international live music venues. The group’s frontman discusses the record, the concept of the game, engaging with fans in a pandemic, and hopes for real shows this summer.