(L to R) MANifesto's Brayo, Dionisio, Icarus, Kelly, Twaine — photo credit: Filipe Paulo
October 7, 2021
by Karen Bliss

A fun and fabulous gay male vocal group, MANifesto has released a

Jann Arden will play Ottawa Bluesfest    Facebook photo
August 26, 2021
by Kerry Doole

RBC Bluesfest’s lineup includes Jann Arden (pictured), the Manifesto festival turns 15, and a British metal band covers Avril. Also in the news are CityFolk, Savannah Ré, Orchestre Métropolitain, Gord Downie, Catherine MacLellan, Supercrawl, Skratch Bastid, Indie Weekly, Carson Koa, Slaight Music Unsung Hero Award, Gregory Oh, Stereos, CMW, Jenie Thai, and farewell Brian Travers.

Drake at Wireless fest  Photo: The Independent
July 11, 2018
by Kerry Doole

Drake is a surprise performer at the Wireless fest in London, US vinyl album sales soar, and the rebirth of Arista. Also in the news are Tokyo Police Club, Public Limited Ltd., Manifesto, Julian Kuerti, Voivod, Elizabeth Shepherd, Halifax Jazz Fest, Canibales, Crystal Shawanda, Kultrun, and a farewell to Carmen Campagne.

Cowboy Junkies
May 28, 2018
by Kerry Doole

Spotify backtracks, Cowboy Junkies concert draws industry heavyweights, and the GG Performing Arts Awards are nearing. Also in today's edition are Manitoba Music, Terra Lightfoot, Amplify BC, Jason Blaine, Manifesto, Speng Squire, Fred Eaglesmith, and The Sadies. Videos added for your enjoyment.