Industry

April 20, 2022
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. The CMAOntario Awards and festival (pictured), presented by Slaight Music, are set for early June in London, ON.

Samantha Savage Smith Facebook photo
April 20, 2022
by Kerry Doole

Covid-19 has impacted many facets of the music biz, but new releases and reissues continue apace. Notables with new albums include Swedish House Mafia, Suki Waterhouse, Neko Case, Bonnie Raitt, Brian May, Old Crow Medicine Show, and Pusha T. Canadian artists with new releases this week include Li’l Andy, Jane Inc., Lynne Hanson, Ian Lake, Samantha Savage Smith (pictured), Abigail Lapell, Patrick Watson, Tenille Townes, Barney Bentall, and Léonie Gray.

April 14, 2022
by David Farrell

AV/Digital Broadcasting

 

April 13, 2022
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. Applications to showcase at the Contact East conference (pictured) are now open.

Altameda  Photo: Colin Medley
April 13, 2022
by Kerry Doole

Covid-19 has impacted many facets of the music biz, but new releases and reissues continue apace. Notables with new albums include The Nighthawks, Ronnie Earl & The Broadcasters, Nazareth, Joel Ross, Monako, Chris Mondak, and Fozzy. Canadian artists with new releases this week include Sophia Bel, Altameda (pictured), Aviv, Grae, David Owen, and Cancer Bats.

Careers
April 7, 2022
by David Farrell

AV/Digital Broadcasting

 

April 6, 2022
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. Registration for the Global Toronto conference (pictured) is now open.

Jesse Mac Cormack  Photo: Francois Ollivier
April 6, 2022
by Kerry Doole

Covid-19 has impacted many facets of the music biz, but new releases and reissues continue apace. Notables with new albums include Jack White, Wet Leg, Vince Staples, Camila Cabello, Cole Swindell, Banks, Bonnie Pointer, Pavement, Health, and Papa Roach. A very strong week for Canadian artists sees new albums from Envy of None, Jesse Mac Cormack (pictured), Emét, Jordan Klassen, Yves Léveillé, Martha Wainwright, Michelle Willis, Tanika Charles, B. Knox, Josh Ramsay, Dear Rouge, Deanna Petcoff, and The Henrys.

March 31, 2022
by David Farrell

AV/Digital Broadcasting

 

HOROJO Trio
March 30, 2022
by Kerry Doole

Covid-19 has impacted many facets of the music biz, but new releases and reissues continue apace. Notables with new albums include Thomas Rhett, Conkarah, Penny Rimbaud & Kate Shortt, Jon Spencer & The Hitmakers, and Paula Boggs Band.  A very strong week for Canadian artists sees new albums from Plastikman & Chilly Gonzales, No Frills, Lights, HOROJO Trio (pictured), P'tit Belliveau, Jeremie Albino, Cassidy Mann, Pup, Common Deer, Kellarissa, and The ACT Americana Trio.

Lisa LeBlanc, Instagram.
March 28, 2022
by FYI Staff

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March 26, 2022
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. The deadline to apply for the next round of FACTOR's Juried Sound Recording program (pictured) is May 5.