Industry

April 26, 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 threaten some of the events listed. Applications to showcase at Halifax Pop Explosion in October (pictured) close May 15. 

Whitney Rose   Photo: Michael McKeown
April 24, 2020
by Kerry Doole

Covid-19 has impacted many facets of the music biz, but new releases continue. Notables this week include Other Lives, Pam Tillis, Def Leppard, Lucinda Williams, Trivium, Indigo Girls, and Warbringer. A strong Canadian contingent is led by Lennon Stella, Whitney Rose (pictured), The Treble, Loony, Wares, Philip Rambow, Washboard Union, Logan & Nathan, Philip Sayce. and Universal Honey.

April 21, 2020
by David Farrell

A/V Digital Broadcasting

 

Tory Lanez makes happy for this Instagram shot.
April 19, 2020
by FYI Staff

Tory Lanez’s The New Toronto 3 debuts at No.

April 19, 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 threaten some of the events listed. Applications to showcase at M for Montreal in November (pictured) close May 1. 

Tiny Bill Cody  album cover
April 17, 2020
by Kerry Doole

and Covid-19 has impacted many facets of the music biz, but new releases continue. Notables this week include Billy Ocean, Bobby Bare, The Nighthawks, David Bromberg, Enter Shikari, and reissues from Prince, Peggy Lee, Peter Green’s Fleetwood Mac. A strong Canadian contingent is led by Joel Plaskett, Ron Sexsmith, The Pack A.D., Lido Pimienta, Jaunt, Harrow Fair, Tiny Bill Cody (pictured), Gord Bamford, dvsn, Bruce Peninsula, The Young Canadians, and Le Couleur.

April 14, 2020
by Kerry Doole

Festivals and Conference Submission Deadlines

 

April 14, 2020
by David Farrell

A/V Digital Broadcasting

 

Souldia via Instagram account
April 14, 2020
by FYI Staff

The Weeknd’s After Hours spends its third straight week at number one on the Billboard Canadian Albums chart, once again picking up the hi

Ezra Jordan  Facebook photo
April 10, 2020
by Kerry Doole

Covid-19 has impacted many facets of the music biz, but new releases continue. Notables this week include Lady Gaga, Wolfheart, The Strokes, Sparta, and The Gladiators. The light Canadian contingent is led by Ezra Jordan (pictured) and Chastity.

April 7, 2020
by David Farrell

A/V Digital Broadcasting

 

April 5, 2020
by FYI Staff

The Weeknd’s After Hours remains at Number One on the Billboard Canadian Albums chart for the second week, achieving over 1K album sales a