imagineNATIVE

imagineNATIVE

October 4, 2021
by Kerry Doole

The imagineNATIVE fest announces a strong music component, Billy Talent lines up a national tour, and Jazz En Rafale presents female Quebec jazz stars. Also in the news are Indie Week, Superbowl music, Ken Tizzard, The Glenn Gould Foundation, Alanis Obomsawin, BIPOC hArt Music Series, Chalk Circle, Loreena McKennitt, SaskMusic, and The Mavens.

Decree
October 30, 2019
by FYI Staff

The acclaimed Quebec recording artist and Cree singer/songwriter Nigel Irwin (pictured) respectively win the NFB/imagineNATIVE Digital Project Prize and the Slaight Music-backed Bullseye Music Prize.

Kardinal Offishall  Facebook photo
September 27, 2019
by FYI Staff

imagineNATIVE turns 20, Kardinal Offishall (pictured) hosts TEDxToronto, and a new John Coltrane album with Canadian roots. Also in the news are Mirvish musicals, Dave Bidini, Shakira and Jennifer Lopez, Keith Urban, ArtsCan Circle, OMF, NSMW, Cœur de pirate, Suzanne Jarvie, The Lifers, and Cavendish Beach Music Festival. With video.

Terry Wickham
October 22, 2018
by Kerry Doole

Terry Wickham (pictured) receives the Slaight Music Unsung Hero Award, The Weeknd has his first feature film role, and Scott Helman releases new music. Also in the news are Drake, imagineNATIVE, Bullseye Music Prize, Britney Spears, The Cold Manitoba Project, Barbra Streisand, Monster Truck, and farewell Oli Herbert. Videos provided for your enjoyment.

September 23, 2018
by Kerry Doole

Chasing some dollars to fund your next recording or cross-country tour? Hoping to enter your songs into a lucrative competition? Seeking showcase opportunities at festivals and conferences? Check our calendar and get into the groove. The dates for the imagineNATIVE film, music and media arts fest have been announced.

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.

October 13, 2017
by Kerry Doole

Nick Jennings, Gordon Lightfoot, Polaris Heritage Prize, NXNE, iN Bullseye, Slaight Music, David McPherson, The Horseshoe Tavern, Gerry Strong, Carly Rae Jepsen, Sultans of String, Grizzly Waves, Jason Benoit, and Grady Tate make headlines in today's edition.

October 4, 2017
by Kerry Doole

Those in our news today include Music NB, the imagineNATIVE fest, Mob Bounce, Radio Starmaker, Manitoba Music, Steve Hill, Stub Hub, Armstrong Metalfest, Patricia Cano, Howard Gladstone, and John McDermott. Videos are included for your pleasure.