Juno Awards

Juno Awards

One of two official new handbills announcing this year's Juno show.
January 10, 2021
by David Farrell

This year's 50th-anniversary edition of the Juno Awards starts pumping up the hype and anticipation today with the announcement th

Pictured: Capture of CARAS president Allan Reid
December 1, 2020
by Karen Bliss

The 50th annual Juno Awards is to be staged in Toronto in May. The CARAS team under Allan Reid released some detail about the gold anniversary event in an online media event on Tuesday morning.

Nav  Facebook photo
November 4, 2020
by Kerry Doole

Nav (pictured) delivers a new mixtape tomorrow, a Stones exhibit will roll into Kitchener, and Radio Starmaker launches a new program. Also in the news are AmericanaFest UK, Music PEI, CMW's Virtual Voices, Mariposa, CIMA, Tom Wilson, Tucker Lane, Universal Honey, Brayden Alexander, Mario Romano, Al Qahwa Ensemble, Sacha, and farewell Peter Erdmann and Baron Wolman.

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June 21, 2020
by Nick Krewen

“It’s been an interesting few months, to say the least.”

March 11, 2020
by Kerry Doole

More presenters for the Junos are announced, Burton and Randy (pictured) add US dates, and Dan Mangan headlines the Ottawa Dragon Boat Festival free concert series. Also in the news are Music Publishers Canada, Pearl Jam, Music March for Music Therapy, Shirley Gnome, Split Enz, Nas, Festival of Beer, Coachella, The Treble, and farewell Keith Olsen and Charlie Baty.

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February 20, 2020
by FYI Staff

The award-winning country star will preside over the prestigious event, set for Saskatoon on March 14. An impressive performance lineup has also been announced.

Anne and Jann performing at the '08 Juno Awards. Photo credit: CARAS/iPhoto.ca
February 19, 2020
by FYI Staff

The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) and CBC today confirmed the final phase of artists set to perform at The 2020 Juno Awar

Digawolf with Juno Award replica
January 29, 2020
by Kerry Doole

Getting nominated for Canada’s most prestigious music awards show remains a big deal. At the media scrum in Toronto yesterday, we corralled many of the contenders for comment, including Digawolf (pictured). 

Juno Awards host and leading nominee Alessia Cara
January 28, 2020
by FYI Staff

Alessia Cara's six nominations are followed by five reaped by  Tory Lanez and three each for Alexandra Stréliski, Bryan Adams, bülow, Loud Luxury, NAV, and Shawn Mendes.

Sloan
October 4, 2019
by Kerry Doole

Sloan (pictured) gives Navy Blues a deluxe reissue, voting opens for the 2019 Slaight Family Polaris Heritage Prize, and the Junos revamp the Indigenous music category. Also in the news are The Garrison, the Cobalt Prize, Ed Roman, Royal Wood, Don Breithaupt, and farewell Barrie Masters and Kim Shattuck.

September 29, 2019
by External Source

Submissions open today for eligible submissions with a deadline of October 18 for discounted early-bird entries and a final deadline no later than

Duncan Sinclair, head of Jazz Yukon Photo: Peter Long
September 25, 2019
by Kerry Doole

Duncan Sinclair (pictured) and Hank Karr are honoured by the WCMA, the Junos head home to Toronto in 2021, and the YYC Music Awards are handed out. Also in the news are the NMC, Canadian Music Therapy Fund, Berry Gordy, music memoirs, Triumph, Concord, Dan Pitt, Dear Youth, Searson, and farewell Robert Hunter.