Daniel Lanois album graphic
March 18, 2021
by Kerry Doole

The Halifax Pop Explosion is under fire, Daniel Lanois’ new album (pictured) get a rave review, and there is controversy around the Grammys. Also in the headlines are the Brad Turner Quartet, Lido Pimienta, eOne, Golden Feather, Eddie Van Halen, US covid relief bill, Spotify protests, RIAA, SXSW, Sally Grossman, U2, Aphex Twin, H.E.R., Judee Sill, and CSNY.

August 26, 2019
by David Farrell

Last week’s announcement that US toy company Hasbro i

L-R: eOne Global Music President Chris Taylor, eOne CEO Darren Throop
August 23, 2019
by David Farrell

Canadian-based entertainment conglomerate eOne is in play with Hasbro making a play, but overnight stock trading suggests the deal isn't done yet. Pictured l-r: eOne Music president Chris Taylor and co. CEO Darren Throop.

Amelia Artists management clients, Tegan & Sara (Instagram pic)
August 13, 2019
by David Farrell

Publicly traded Canadian multinational entertainment company eOne has expanded its artist management business with the addition of Amelia Artists,

Chris Taylor, eOne pic
June 19, 2019
by External Source

According to Billboard, eOne's Chris Taylor has made its Indie Power Players list for the second year in a row, while a separate International Power Players list places Drake and his OVO team at the top.

L-R: AN’s Andrew Sunnucks; AN’s Robb Smith; eOne’s Chris Taylor; eOne’s Darren Throop
April 22, 2019
by FYI Staff

The big ticket deal will undoubtedly enhance eOne's bottom line in an era of declining mechanical royalties. The UK-based Audio Network has ownership of 150K+ copyrights and a global presence in the lucrative media synchronizations sectors. 

January 23, 2019
by FYI Staff

The Strumbellas are poised to release a fourth album and take on the world. For the fans at home, tour dates have yet to be announced here other than a high-profile show at the Canada Winter Games in Red Deer on March 1.

A capture of the band performing 'Twilight' in the film
March 19, 2018
by David Farrell

Metric's live concert film screens in major Canadian cities this month, starting Thursday in Toronto and Vancouver. The marketing campaign complements a 3LP vinyl set, and a BluRay/DVD package that eOne releases month's end.

eOne's Chris Taylor
September 22, 2017
by FYI Staff

With four disparate genre artists scoring chart-topping debuts - including Musiq Soulchild and Jesse Cook - eOne is on a roll. 

Image of Chris Taylor from eOne
December 11, 2016
by David Farrell

Fresh off the heels of receiving nine Grammy nominations last week and being named the #2 Independent Record Label in the US overall by Billboard, Entertainment One Music, under the new leadership of attorney-to-the-stars Chris Taylor, is bullish about the music business heading into 2017.