Harris Institute

Harris Institute

The BMG team: (l-r) Philippe Hamelin, Andreas Katsambas, Bethany Ward and Matt Smallwood
January 15, 2020
by Kerry Doole

BMG launches a new Toronto branch (staff pictured), fans lobby for a Neil Peart statue, and CBC Music's Searchlight is accepting submissions. Also in the news are Pearl Jam, TD Discovery Series, vinyl sales, Royal Conservatory of Music, Halifax Pop Explosion, Teddy Triebner, Harris Institute, Hugh Dillon, and  Creative Manitoba.

Harris Institute's John Harris
January 7, 2019
by FYI Staff

The music college celebrates a milestone anniversary this year, so we take a look back on a storied list of accomplishments that have helped strengthen the Canadian music industry.

L-R: ole’s Gilles Godard, Gord Bamford, ole CEO, Robert Ott
September 19, 2018
by Kerry Doole

Gord Bamford (pictured) hits the top in both Canada and Oz, imagineNATIVE announces its schedule, and Rogers Hometown Hockey seeks local bands, Also making news are music streaming, Phil Collins, The Dungarees, Harris Institute, Bob Seger, Billy Idol, TSO, Specialtones, L&O Music, and farewell Big Jay McNeely. Videos added for your enjoyment.

January 12, 2018
by David Farrell

If we are to measure a person by their achievements, Harris Institute's founder and president has to be to be one of the Canadian music industry’s most underrated success stories ever.