Features

April 5, 2019
by Karen Bliss

Supertramp co-founder and current solo artist Roger Hodgson has donated his signature song “Give a Little Bit” to help raise funds for numerous cau

April 5, 2019
by Jason Schneider

One-third of the storied Canadian indie rock group discusses its new album, his love of headphones, his creative new small-town life, and a disastrous first public gig.

April 5, 2019
by Bill King

Piano players grudgingly have a natural affection and admiration for one another; especially those that have mastered an idiom.  Reaching the pinna

April 3, 2019
by Jason Schneider

The eclectic Cape Breton roots combo has a new album out. Here its bassist/vocalist reflects on the group's artist evolution, the joys of touring internationally, and a fun Habs encounter.

April 1, 2019
by FYI Staff

The American comedian, singer, and YouTube star is known for spoof interviews with famous figures and his musical parodies of political celebrities

After performing at this year's Juno event at London's Budweiser Gardens
March 31, 2019
by FYI Staff

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

March 29, 2019
by Jason Schneider

The Ontario folk songsmith releases a new album next week. Here he discusses its creation, his favourite songs, and an ongoing love affair with the fiddle.

March 29, 2019
by Bill King

The Toronto songwriter for the stars has released a new solo album. In this revealing interview, he discusses its creation, a disciplined work routine, his radio show, and songs that make him cry.

Photo: Lindsay Duncan
March 27, 2019
by Jason Schneider

The Nova Scotia rocker exorcised personal demons in writing his new EP. Here he describes that process, recalls Tom Petty tapes, and his love for “Unchained Melody."

Photo: Matt Barnes
March 25, 2019
by FYI Staff

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

Kevin Doyle with students from ABC School — photo provided
March 22, 2019
by Aaron Brophy

Veteran recording engineer/music producer Kevin Doyle's recent efforts could soon be helping a number of young people in Nicaragua learn English la

Photo: Dylan Chew
March 22, 2019
by Jason Schneider

After playing pop-rock as Mardeen, these Nova Scotians have adopted a rootsier sound in their new group. Here they discuss their eponymous new album, a memorable debut show, and a love of Joni Mitchell.