Buffy Sainte-Marie  Website photo by Denise Grant
February 17, 2021
by Kerry Doole

Buffy Sainte-Marie (pictured) reflects upon a classic interview, the impact of Northern Touch is recalled, and Dan Hill gets emotional. Others in the headlines include Missy D, Stompin’ Tom, Big Hit, UMG, Vivendi, Merck Mercuriadis, Triton Digital ,TikTok, Vevo, X, Justin Timberlake, Alice Cooper, Archie Roach, Midnight Oil, ACM Awards, and Chick Corea.

Pic courtesy of String Ovation
April 22, 2020
by Nick Krewen

As musical performances blast over streaming and social media platforms from any number of living rooms during the quarantine, the artists who are

Bahamas  Facebook photo
September 20, 2019
by FYI Staff

Bahamas (pictured) is thrilled to work with Robbie Robertson, Haviah Mighty makes Polaris history, and Bruce Cockburn goes instrumental. Others in the headlines include Celine Dion, Drake, The Band, Live Nation, Elephant Stone, YYC Music Awards, Carl Newman, Taylor Swift, CREEM, and Britney Spears.

October 4, 2018
by External Source

The Canadian Independent Music Association (CIMA) has issued a statement congratulating Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, Minister of Foreign Affairs

September 26, 2017
by External Source

The tariff, which applies to the years 2011-2013, took more than three years to be rendered after the conclusion of the hearing in early 2014 and shrinks payouts to creators.

June 5, 2017
by Nick Krewen

If progress can be measured in terms of expansion, then the Canadian Independent Music Association (CIMA) has made substantial progress in its figh

April 17, 2017
by David Farrell

News about media and the regulatory environment both inside and beyond Canada's borders.