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April 29, 2020
by Jason Schneider

The Juno-winning pop artist has recorded a new song designed  to raise money to help frontline workers during the pandemic. She explains the project here and discusses her self-isolation and possible effects of the coronavirus on the music industry.

Shawn Mendes and Camila Cabello perform for iHeart Living Room Concert For America — screenshot.
April 24, 2020
by External Source

Amid the crisis, major at-home fundraising concerts have taken place to raise funds for frontline workers, food security, and other related issues

Jenny Mitchell  Photo: Troy Bridgeman
April 24, 2020
by Jason Schneider

Surviving as a college radio station is tricky at the best of times, and now the pandemic poses a new threat. Here are the thoughts of some programming and music directors. Pictured: CFRU Guelph's Jenny Mitchell.

Deborah - Photo supplied
April 24, 2020
by Bill King

The noted photographer and music video director was a crucial figure on the ‘80s and ‘90s Canadian music scene. Now a resident of Prince Edward County and focused on her deep love of animals, she has published a series of photo books - Dog & Pup and The Extraordinary Beauty of Birds. She recalls a fascinating career here.

Logan & Nathan. Photo supplied. Credit: Ali Calladine
April 22, 2020
by Jason Schneider

Vancouver-based folk-rock duo Logan and Nathan knew a little bit about self-isolation before the pandemic hit, having lived separately in remote pa

April 17, 2020
by Jason Schneider

cAs a group, the multi-Juno Award nominee Tokyo Police Club has never been averse to its members embarking on extracurricular activities.

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April 17, 2020
by Bill King

There's no doubt radio, and companion television, have been severely impacted by the Covid-19 virus.

April 16, 2020
by External Source

The Canadian Country Music Association Foundation is joining with 20 country music performers for Canada Together: In Concert, a five-night TV at-h

April 15, 2020
by Jason Schneider

When the pandemic forced the cancellation of the Toronto singer/songwriter’s weekly performance series, he started making digital compilations. Here he describes the process and offers thoughts on the future of his profession.