Paul Brandt

Paul Brandt

Buffy Sainte-Marie Wikipedia photo
May 31, 2021
by Kerry Doole

Edgar Breau reaches into the vault, Buffy Sainte-Marie (Pictured) is receiving renewed attention, and Christopher Ward discusses Black Velvet. Also in the headlines are the ECMAs, Century Egg, Shania, The Halluci Nation, Paul Brandt, Bruce Springsteen, kd lang, Liberty Silver, Bachman Cummings, Sony Music, Fanhouse, Bob Dylan, SoundScan, Bat for Lashes, The Linda Lindas, Moby, and Neil Young.

Nav  Facebook photo
May 27, 2020
by FYI Staff

Chart-topper Nav (pictured) is profiled, Paul Brandt’s personal cause, and Grimes’ weirdly named baby. Others in the headlines are The Garrys, VSO, Robbie Williams, drive-ins, The Washboard Union, WMG, Paradigm, eMusic, live streams revenue, Philip Glass, Yesterday, Drive-By Truckers, Brian May, and Powderfinger.

Paul Brandt  Facebook photo
May 22, 2020
by FYI Staff

Paul Brandt (pictured) chairs a human trafficking task force, Sydney features on Unsinkable Youth, and the Homebody Music Festival starts tomorrow. Also in the news are Junos 365 Songwriters’ Circle, Barenaked Ladies, The Coalition for Music Education, Torquil Campbell, Creative Manitoba, One Earth Live, DT Concert Series, Ontario Creates, Caveboy, Pleasure Craft, August Rigo, and farewell John Cumming. With video.

Slaight Music Humanitarian Award winner Paul Brandt backstage at the CCMAs
September 12, 2019
by Bill King

Calgary born country artist Paul Brandt has been lauded for decades for his service to the country music industry in Canada and is a recipient of 1

Cadence Grace at CMAO Awards  Photo: Barry Roden
June 21, 2019
by FYI Staff

The inspirational journey of Cadence Grace (pictured), Downchild helps launch the Toronto Jazz Festival, and The Indspire Awards are broadcast on Sunday. Others in the news include The National, Meghan Patrick, Paul Brandt, Stingray Rising Stars, Lindsay Beaver, Music NB, IRIE fest, CFMAs, Music PEI, and farewell Philippe Zdar. Videos added for your enjoyment.

Tiny Record Shop, Toronto  Photo: Janet Kimber
February 6, 2019
by Kerry Doole

Sofa so good for The Hunter Brothers  Photo: Mitch Nevins
February 4, 2019
by Kerry Doole

Getting a slot on the Canadian star's current national tour is a great opportunity for the siblings from Saskatchewan (pictured). Manager Ron Kitchener explains they're making the most of it.

88 Glam  Facebook photo
January 30, 2019
by Kerry Doole

88Glam (pictured) making moves, Drake snubs the Junos, Bryan Adams is eternally young, and Paul Brandt gets reflective. Others in the headlines include Future, Kate Bush, Kurt Dahl, Raine and Chantal, Kristel Jax, Universal Music, streaming, John Martyn, Michael Jackson, Richey Edwards, and folk artists.

January 21, 2019
by FYI Staff

The CCMA Hall of Famer has put out “Lie Like That Again,” taken from his current hit EP, and this week he begins a major headlining cross-country trek accompanied by other major Cancountry talents.

September 7, 2018
by Kerry Doole

Canadian cultural protections become a NAFTA issue, Bruce Springsteen ages well on Broadway, and Asian rappers face stereotypes. Others in the headlines include Tsianina Redfeather, Prince, Toby Mamis, Dolores O'Riordan, Aretha, Sistema Toronto, fentanyl, kindie rock, Dilly Dally, Garbage, Drake, Skookum, Paul Brandt, Vancouver opera, and Chinese Festival Halifax.

Paul Brandt recorded a live version of 'Small Town, Big Dreams' for the community of Humboldt, SK last week in the q studio.
April 16, 2018
by FYI Staff

Hicks has himself another rockin' good hit and Brandt is winning praise for a live version of “Small Towns and Big Dreams” he recorded in a  CBC studio last week.

Paul Brandt sporting his Hall of Fame medallion
September 10, 2017
by FYI Staff

The Canadian Country Music Association announced winners in a variety of categories Friday and Saturday, Sept. 8 and 9.