Galt MacDermot

Galt MacDermot

Emmanuel Jal   Facebook photo
March 13, 2019
by Kerry Doole

Emmanuel Jal (pictured) gets an assist from Peter Gabriel, the Junos and Drake are at odds, and emo goes retro. Also in the headlines are The Sorority, Ed Bickert, Galt MacDermot, Yola, Michael Jackson, Hank Williams, Hozier, Syd Barrett, Randy Bachman, Booker T, punk rock, The Tubes, and Justin Timberlake.

December 17, 2018
by FYI Staff

Best known for writing the music for Hair, the Canadian-born composer died on Monday at age 89. He was a Grammy-winner, a member of the Songwriters Hall of Fame, and recipient of a SOCAN Lifetime Achievement Award.