Valerie Anne Poxleitner, better known as Lights, made headlines in Houston
March 2, 2018
by FYI Staff

Hedley going on hiatus, the budget gets mixed reviews, Lights lights up Houston, Quincy apologizes, books to read, Elise LeGrow finds fandom in Paris, and Sarah Slean joins a Joni tribute – plus a whole lot more in the weekend read.

Daniel Caesar headlining Halifax Jazz Fest
January 10, 2018
by Kerry Doole

Hot young R&B star Daniel Caesar headlines the Halifax Jazz Fest this summer. Also making news today are Justin Timberlake, Bahamas, The Weeknd, the Sam's sign, the Indigenous Music Awards, Beatrice Keeler, Chris Startup, and farewells to Mikio Fujioka, Janice Starodub, and Denise LaSalle.

December 3, 2017
by Kerry Doole

The new single from soft rock troubadour Afie Jurvanen is another mellow treat, one enhanced by breezy female backing vocals. The next Bahamas album comes out Jan. 19, accompanied by national touring.

Bahamas album cover
October 30, 2017
by Kerry Doole

The popular mellow-voiced troubadour will release his next album, Earthtones, in January. The first cut to be premiered is this sweetly soulful piano ballad, one that is neatly embellished with female backing vocals.