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Vangelis and Liona Boyd in Paris. Pic: Liona Boyd
August 9, 2019
by Kerry Doole

Liona Boyd compares notes with Vangelis (pictured), Simone Schmidt adapts her album for the stage, and lawn bowling for MusiCounts. Also in the news are Wolfe Island Music Festival, Rebecca Binnendyk, a Winnipeg benefit, The Beaches, OVO, Dwight Yoakam, Al Qahwa Ensemble, Graham Powers, ECMA,  Habari Africa Festival, VIFF, NSMW, and farewell Henri Belolo and David Berman.

Credit: CR Brandon Wallis
July 24, 2019
by FYI Staff

After years of backroom haggling, a deal has been struck. Music Canada sponsors, CBC will televise and the National Music Centre is where the inductions are to take place.

CARAS prez Allan Reid. Image by Megan Stacey, The London Free Press
March 15, 2019
by External Source

A new host city is helping to breathe new life into the ultimate Canadian music celebration.

Wintersleep  Photo: Norman Wong
December 12, 2018
by Kerry Doole

Halifax modern rockers Wintersleep release their seventh album, In The Land Of, on March 29 via Dine Alone.

The Re:Sound Band in action at Re:Wind
October 3, 2018
by Kerry Doole

The Re:Wind fundraiser (pictured) is a smash hit, Barenaked Ladies get their Day in Toronto, and Juno submissions open. Others in the news include CIMA, MusicOntario, Sheepdogs, Led Zeppelin, CMAOntario, Whitehorse, Myriad3, Jess Moskaluke, Basement Revolver, Don McLean, Max Kerman, TBS, Slim Jim Phantom, and farewells to Kim Larsen and Charles Aznavour. Videos supplied for your enjoyment.

Latest CARAS Board member - Melissa Bubb-Clarke
September 28, 2018
by External Source

At this week’s Annual General Meeting, CARAS announced its new board member, Melissa Bubb-Clarke, Vice President of Music & Live Events at Mapl

Port Cities
September 21, 2018
by FYI Staff

Port Cities (pictured), Haviah Mighty, and smrtdeath are joined by Searchlight champ Aquakultre in this year's winners of Canada’s premier artist development program, now in its fourth year.

Newly named CARAS VP, Andrés Mendoza
September 5, 2018
by FYI Staff

CARAS has named Andrés Mendoza as Vice President of the Academy.

February 26, 2018
by Nick Krewen

Every year we’ve looked to try to highlight opportunities for artists across all spectrums as far as the awards are concerned.

February 14, 2018
by External Source

The allegations first became public on Monday after a Twitter user who goes by the name of @_cndnpsycho began sharing screenshots of conversations with anonymous people who allege they are victims.

December 15, 2017
by FYI Staff

Nielsen's stats and facts will help the Academy throughout the nominations and awards selection process.

October 2, 2017
by FYI Staff

We are more than five months out from the big event, but organizing body CARAS today has opened submissions for the 47th awards show that takes place late March in Vancouver.