FYI Music for Sep 9th, 2019 - Ian MacKay, Tool, Tenille Townes, Calendar

News Story

 
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| Tenille Townes The Big Winner At 2019 CCMA Awards

 
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Albertan singer/songwriter Tenille Townes was the big winner on last night's televised 2019 CCMA Awards show at Calgary’s Scotiabank Saddledome, taking home awards for all four categories in which she was nominated.

 
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Media Beat

 
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| Media Beat: September 09, 2019

 
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Cannibalism, TIFF, APTN, Gander, 9/11, the Canadian Film Centre, Canada's Competition Bureau, Rogers, Breakfast Television, the OAB, Mike McVay, Google, and Facebook make headlines in today's column.

 
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News Story

 
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| Ian MacKay Takes His Final Bow Leading Re:Sound At Year's End

 
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A staunch advocate for Re:Sound's rights holders over the years, MacKay oversaw the implementation of key strategic initiatives including the creation and launch of Entandem. He also steered a joint venture with SOCAN which simplifies music licensing for businesses, the expansion of Re:Sound’s Board of Directors to be more reflective of Re:Sound's diverse stakeholders, and the addition of an Independent Chair.

 
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| Tool Unseats Taylor Swift From No. 1 Spot On Albums Chart

 
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Despite competition from Lana Del Rey and Taylor Swift, Tool’s comeback album, Fear Inoculum, debuts at No. 1 on the Billboard Canadian Albums chart with 24,000 total consumption units, driven in part by having the highest album sales total for the week.

 
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Top New Tracks From Yangaroo DMDS

 
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| Camila Cabello Has This Week's Top DMDS Yangaroo Track

 
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Camila Cabello is the front-runner fave at radio in the past week, but a crowded field of CCMA faves also won a lot of support from private broadcasters. Among them: Brett Kissel, George Canyon, and Bobby Wills.

 
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News Story

 
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| Prism Prize Video: Tim Moxam - Honesty

 
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The 2019 Prism Prize for Best Canadian Music Video was awarded to Kevan Funk, for his clip for Belle Game’s Low. We will continue to profile prominent Canadian videos, including this one from an acclaimed singer/songwriter with an honest ethic.

 
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Calendar

 
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| FYI Calendar of Grant and Funding Deadlines: Sept. 09, 2019

 
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Chasing some dollars to fund your next recording or cross-country tour? Hoping to enter your songs into a lucrative competition? Seeking showcase opportunities at festivals and conferences? Check our calendar and get into the groove. Juno Week is headed to Saskatoon in March (pictured).

 
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Music News Digest

 
Canadian Country Music Hall of Famer Anya Wilson
 

| Music News Digest, Sept. 9, 2019

 
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Anya Wilson (pictured) enters the Canadian Country Music Hall of Fame, Lindsay Ell assists the Band Aid program, and Phil X and Prakash John are honoured. Also in the news are Alan Doyle, Barbara Hannigan, Matt Lang, Hawksley Workman, Lesley Mitchell-Clarke, and farewells to Jimmy Johnson and Martin Foster.

 
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Music Biz Headlines

 
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| Music Biz Headlines, Sept. 9, 2019

 
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Jack De Keyzer (pictured) is a Canadian blues survivor, Shawn Mendes storms Rogers Centre, and David Crosby boosts Michelle Willis. Also in the headlines are Robbie Robertson, Rae Spoon, The Bassment, Van Morrison, Brittany Howard, Sonny Rollins, John Paul Jones, and Zimdancehall.

 
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Today's new track

Photo: Kyle Fisher
Basement Revolver: Wax and Digital

This title track from an imminent EP by the Hamilton shoegazers features ringing guitars, dreamy vocals, and probing lyrics

Billboard Canadian Albums

 
 
Billboard Canadian Albums  
1
Last Week: -
 

Fear Inoculum

Tool
 
Label: RCA
2
Last Week: 1
 

Lover

Taylor Swift
 
Label: R-RR
3
Last Week: -
 

Norman Fucking Rockwell!

Lana Del Rey
 
Label: INT
4
Last Week: -
 

We Love You Tecca

Lil Tecca
 
Label: R-RR
5
Last Week: 2
 

No. 6 Collaborations Project

Ed Sheeran
 
Label: ATL
6
Last Week: 4
 

"When We All Fall Asleep, Where Do We Go?"

Billie Eilish
 
Label: INT
7
Last Week: 5
 

Shawn Mendes

Shawn Mendes
 
Label: ISL
8
Last Week: 3
 

So Much Fun

Young Thug
 
Label: ATL
9
Last Week: 7
 

Cuz I Love You

Lizzo
 
Label: ATL
10
Last Week: 21
 

Astroworld

Travis Scott
 
Label: EPIC
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