Juno Awards

Juno Awards

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.

Our Lady Peace earns Road Gold
September 23, 2019
by Kerry Doole

Our Lady Peace (pictured) is certified CIMA Road Gold, SOCAN presents multiple No. 1 Song Awards, and Leonard Cohen is celebrated with stamps and a new album. Also in the news are the Secret Path album, Juno judging, Lara Fabian, Boi-1da, Shipyards Festival, Larry LeBlanc, and farewell Harold Mabern.

Clockwise from top: Aiza, Fintan, Shope, Sam Lynch
September 19, 2019
by FYI Staff

This year's four recipients (pictured) will take part in a customized week-long program hosted by Canada's Music Incubator at Coalition Music, receiving crucial tools to help them become Juno ready.

April 10, 2019
by David Farrell

After 30 years at the CBC (15 in his current position), Mark Steinmetz has announced he is leaving the pubcaster at the end of May.

March 29, 2019
by FYI Staff

CBC’s two-hour March 17 broadcast of the 2019 Juno Awards from London’s Budweiser Gardens garnered an average minute audience of 1.2 million on CBC

March 19, 2019
by External Source

Canadian Hall of Fame Award winner Corey Hart

A visibly moved Corey Hart is inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame - photo by CARAS/iPhoto Inc.
March 18, 2019
by Nick Krewen

London, ON:  It was Corey's night.

Michael Bublé   Photo:  CARAS/iPhoto Inc.
March 17, 2019
by Nick Krewen

Shawn Mendes swept the four categories he was nominated in at the Gala Dinner & Awards at the London Convention Centre Saturday night, while Duff Roman was presented with the Walt Grealis Special Achievement Award and David Foster received the Humanitarian Award from his good Vancouver pal, Michael Bublé (pictured).

CARAS prez Allan Reid. Image by Megan Stacey, The London Free Press
March 15, 2019
by External Source

A new host city is helping to breathe new life into the ultimate Canadian music celebration.

bülow, MusiCounts ED Kristy Fletcher, St. Paul Catholic Elementary School students, London Tourism'sChris Campbell, and music teacher Theresa Mathers. Pic: Whitney South
March 15, 2019
by Karen Bliss

Mark Cohon, chair of the Canadian Academy of Recording Arts & Sciences (CARAS), which puts on the annual Juno Awards, was tasked at the nominee

Ontario Creates President/CEO Karen Thorne-Stone poses with CARAS President/CEO Allan Reid at the Live Nation Lounge  (supplied photo)
March 8, 2019
by Nick Krewen

Last night, provincial agency Ontario Creates hosted a celebration to honour the Ontario nominees for the upcoming Juno Awards ceremony and their appreciation was palpable.

The Dirty Nil will have a Blast at SXSW
March 1, 2019
by Kerry Doole

The Junos run back to Saskatoon, The Dirty Nil (pictured) join Canadian Blast at SXSW, and competing bids for Universal Music. Also in the news are Bryan Adams, Facebook, Emm Gryner, Justin West, Talking Stick, Music Manitoba, The Barr Brothers, Paul Reddick, Music Nova Scotia, Darryl Hurs, Michael Jerome Browne, Blues Hall of Fame, MusicOntario and farewell Ross Lowell. Videos added for your enjoyment.