Industry

March 4, 2021
by David Farrell

AV/Digital Broadcasting

 

Bernice Facebook photo
March 3, 2021
by Kerry Doole

Covid-19 has impacted many facets of the music biz, but new releases and reissues continue apace. Notables this week include Black Sabbath, Kings of Leon, The Spill Canvas, Chevelle, Wolfheart, and Japan. Canadian releases include albums by Bernice (pictured), Tokyo Police Club, The Spill Canvas, Michael Menegon, Monowhales, Justin Nozuka, and POSTDATA.

Giveon, from his Instagram account.
February 28, 2021
by FYI Staff

Morgan Wallen’s Dangerous: The Double Album remains at No.

February 28, 2021
by Kerry Doole

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. Keep in mind that pandemic fears are likely to affect some of the events listed. Applications to play the Canadian Music Week virtual festival (pictured) in May are now open.

February 25, 2021
by David Farrell

AV/Digital Broadcasting

 

Matt Mays  Photo: Lindsay Duncan
February 24, 2021
by Kerry Doole

Covid-19 has impacted many facets of the music biz, but new releases and reissues continue apace. Notables this week include Bob Dylan, Jim Capaldi, Altin Gün, Rick Holmstrom, Flyying Colours, Frànçois & The Atlas Mountains, Black Crowe, and The National. The Canadian contingent is led by Matt Mays (pictured), Leahy, Dan Edmonds, Russell Louder, Neil Young, Mo Kenney, BAD CHILD, TiKA, David Picco, Steve Kroeger, and Robert G. Scott & Genevieve Marentette.

Britney Spears, Instagram.
February 21, 2021
by FYI Staff

Morgan Wallen’s Dangerous: The Double Album returns to No.

February 20, 2021
by Kerry Doole

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. Keep in mind that pandemic fears are likely to affect some of the events listed. The 2021 Canadian Folk Music Awards (pictured) are proceeding, in virtual form.

February 17, 2021
by David Farrell

AV/Digital Broadcasting

 

Tami Neilson
February 17, 2021
by Kerry Doole

Covid-19 has impacted many facets of the music biz, but new releases and reissues continue apace. Notables this week include Edie Brickell and the New Bohemians, The Hold Steady, Kid Congo & The Pink Monkey Birds, SG Lewis, Wild Pink, Tash Sultana, and Whitesnake. The Canadian contingent is led by Boniface, Gabriel Minnikin, Tami Neilson (pictured), Spencer Burton, Sam Coffey & The Iron Lungs, Jess Moskaluke, Blessed, Lyne Tremblay, and Al Muirhead.

The Weeknd, Instagram.
February 14, 2021
by FYI Staff

The Weeknd’s new hits collection The Highlights, debuts at No.

February 13, 2021
by Kerry Doole

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. Keep in mind that pandemic fears are likely to affect some of the events listed. Dates for the CCMA's Country Music Week and Awards (pictured) have been pushed back to November.