Industry

November 4, 2020
by David Farrell

November 4, 2020
by David Farrell

AV/Digital Broadcasting

 

Kinnie Starr  Facebook photo
November 4, 2020
by Kerry Doole

Covid-19 has impacted many facets of the music biz, but new releases and reissues continue apace. Notables this week include Kylie Minogue, Elvis Costello, Wilco, British Sea Power, Lee Ritenour, and Whitesnake. The strong crop of Canadian artists is led by Nav, Tokyo Police Club, ROOKS, Dan Fortin, Michael Schatte, Kinnie Starr (pictured), Donovan Woods, Neil Young, LAL, Gianna Lauren, and Universal Honey.

Old fashioned marketing: Luke Combs ad hangs overtop Toronto Eaton Centre
November 2, 2020
by David Farrell

With the release of a deluxe version of the album, Luke Combs’ What You See Is What You Get bullets 15-1 on the Billboard Canadian Albums

Dan Hill website pic
November 2, 2020
by David Farrell

Dan Hill has signed a record deal with WMG-partnered  US label Sun and Sky Records

November 1, 2020
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 next deadline for applications for the Ontario Music Investment Fund (pictured) is Dec. 16.

Like A Motorcycle
October 29, 2020
by Kerry Doole

Covid-19 has impacted many facets of the music biz, but new releases and reissues continue apace. Notables this week include Ariana Grande, Sam Smith, Okkervil River, Meghan Trainor, Lady A, Common, Leon, EELS, Elvis Costello, Tangerine Dream, GWAR, and Bush. The strong crop of Canadian artists is led by Brandi Disterheft, Matthew Cardinal, SUUNS, Joni Mitchell, Potatohead People, Miss Emily, F. Scott and The Nighthawks, Zach Zoya, Terry Uyarak, Scenic Route to Alaska, and Like A Motorcycle (pictured).

October 28, 2020
by David Farrell

AV/Digital Broadcasting

 

Frances Cabrel YouTube capture
October 25, 2020
by FYI Staff

Pop Smoke’s Shoot For The Stars Aim For The Moon holds at No.

October 24, 2020
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. Folk Alliance International has announced a virtual version of its annual conference, Folk Unlocked (pictured).

October 22, 2020
by David Farrell

AV/Digital Broadcasting