David Bowie

David Bowie

June 12, 2019
by FYI Staff

Martin Scorsese's new Dylan rock doc (pictured) is reviewed, Tin Machine explored, and controversy over a UMG archives fire. Also in the headlines are NXNE, Gordon Lightfoot, John Doe, video games, Courtney Love, Lil Nas X, music catalogues, and Radiohead.

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December 21, 2018
by Kerry Doole

Caracol (pictured) treads new paths on Symbolism, garage rockers UIC are rejuvenated, and the Stones' "She's A Rainbow" is a synch smash. Also in the headlines are Sharon and Bram, The Steadies, Travis Scott, Kiss, Top albums lists, Cardi B, Jackie Fuchs, pay to play, Kate Bush, Robbie Williams, Kacey Musgraves, Bob Dylan, and David Bowie.

September 26, 2018
by Kerry Doole

Colin James (pictured) announces a major 2019 tour, Gord Bamford partners with Kubota, and Shad will hit the road. Also making news are Emm Gryner, Nova Scotia Music Week, Steph Cameron, The Voices of Freedom Concert, Juno judges, Willie and Van, Deeps, FMO, Folk Under The Clock, and Steven Taetz. Videos provided for your enjoyment.

May 25, 2018
by FYI Staff

In 1976, the Brit musician moved abroad and toured The Roy Young Band across North America. He also teamed up with the legendary British blues artist Long John Baldry and for three years managed John's career from Vancouver.

March 5, 2018
by Kerry Doole

Names in the news today include Spotify, Diana Panton, Charlie Watts, Rich Aucoin, Tory Lanez, the CMA, British jazz, Johnson Crook, Hedley, Kim Deal, Memphis music, Born Ruffians, and Lila Downs.

January 3, 2018
by Kerry Doole

Bono incites feminist ire with his comments and a Leonard Cohen collection at the U of T offers gems. Those also featured in today's headlines include Lady Gaga, Major Love, Cheapies, Doug Paisley, Lorde, Rihanna, The Killers, and more Best of 2017 albums lists.

November 24, 2017
by External Source

Social media has put the final nail in the coffin of the rock stars. They existed outside the mainstream; the mainstream didn’t approve of them, broadly.

August 16, 2017
by FYI Staff

Amongst those making headlines today are Taylor Swift, Marissa Mayer, Rush at Le Studio, Weird Al, Buffy Sainte-Marie, Claude Ranger, Kesha and Michel Pagliaro.

August 2, 2017
by FYI Staff

A collection of news and views about musicians and the music biz.

June 23, 2017
by FYI Staff

Lists of the best psychedelic albums and top Canadian debut records are featured, alongside stories on U2, Lorde, Tommy Stinson, Prodigy, The Weeknd's new video, and more.

May 19, 2017
by FYI Staff

A Tribe Called Red, Grimes, and Shawn Mendes lead the nominations pack in this year’s edition of the iHeartRadio Much Music Video Awards