Hawksley Workman

Hawksley Workman

Photo: David Leyes
September 14, 2020
by Kerry Doole

This advance cut from a new album quickly builds in intensity, and the theatrical vocals match imaginative lyrics.

June 25, 2020
by Kerry Doole

The 2020 Western Canadian Music Awards nominees are named, Ron Hynes will be celebrated at the ECMAs, and Mariposa goes virtual. Also in the news are Junos 365 Songwriters’ Circle, Rufus Wainwright, the Senator Restaurant, House of Jazz, Jeff Healey, Amplify BC, Music PEI, Michaela Slinger, Hawksley Workman, Stephan Moccio, Leela Gilday, Chris Bell, Joshua Van Tassel, Shawn Hall, Shuffalo, and Ben Kunder. With video.

Lhasa de Sela
February 22, 2020
by Kerry Doole

Ten years after her death, Lhasa de Sela (pictured) is not forgotten, Hawksley Workman feels lucky, and Drake shows off his ring. Others in the headlines include Tapestry Opera, TSO, Grimes, James Taylor, CRS, Tencent, AI, Billie Eilish, Pop Smoke, Mandy Moore, Greg Dulli, The Staple Singers, Jennifer Hudson, and Supergrass.

Hawksley Workman  Facebook photo
November 18, 2019
by Kerry Doole

Hawksley Workman (pictured) gets heavy, Michael Buble to get waxed, and the cautionary tale of Lil Peep. Others in the headlines include Daniel Caesar, Chris Frolic, Drake, Avril Lavigne, Alex Cuba, Music Canada, payola, Miss Pat, vinyl, Taylor Swift, Harry Nilsson, and Katy Perry.

April 5, 2019
by Jason Schneider

One-third of the storied Canadian indie rock group discusses its new album, his love of headphones, his creative new small-town life, and a disastrous first public gig.

Photo: Dustin Rabin
January 16, 2019
by Kerry Doole

The prolific and decidedly not lazy songsmith teases a new solo album with a single that he terms an exploration of love and memories. It is a heartwarming tune featuring rich vocals and a fluid guitar solo.

Quincy Jones  Photo: Consequence of Sound
September 12, 2018
by Kerry Doole

Legendary music producer Quincy Jones (pictured) reflects on painful personal loss, Drake and Meek Mill make up, and John Lennon is remembered with a special US stamp. Also in the headlines are Ron Delsener, the CCMAs, Mac Miller, Hole, Aqua, Roger Waters, Skookum, Lady Gaga, Dave Chappelle, Hawksley Workman, Olivia Newton-John, Kara Grainger, Chicago, Joan Jett, and Lindy Morrison.

Brett Kissel will play The MMVAs
August 10, 2018
by Kerry Doole

Brett Kissel (pictured) is amongst those performers added to the MMVAs, Ford signs up for the CCMAs, and Hawksley Workman adopts vinyl. Also in the news are the Slaight Music Residency, Jimmy Rankin, Matt Holubowski, Tweed, Prince, ShoShona Kish, Casa Amadeo, Goin' Steady DJs, Son of Dave, and a farewell to Swiff LaRoc. Videos added for your enjoyment.

October 17, 2017
by FYI Staff

(Un)natural Acts star Sean Cullen emcees Andy Kim’s 13th annual Christmas concert that takes place December 6 at Toronto’s Queen Elizabeth Theatre with this year’s proceeds going to the CAMH Gifts of Light charitable program.