Choir! Choir! Choir!, Rufus Wainwright and 1,500 singers create an epic video (pictured), Sarah Harmer boosts Care Not Profits campaign, and Drake sets a monumental new record. Also in the news are Barenaked Ladies, Rough Trade, CES, Wavelength 800, Scott Helman, Tory Lanez, SaskMusic, Jesse Wente, Selci, DJ Agile, Create Music Group, Sarah Slean, CityFolk, Shania Twain, Jenny Mitchell, OKAN, Justin Bieber, Duo Concertante, and farewell Denise Johnson.
For Sarah Slean, one of four residents, the nine-month program was unequivocally "one of the best experiences of my life creatively."
The singer/songwriter’s long-awaited hometown return takes place Dec. 12 at the Harbourfront Centre Theatre, wrapping up a fall tour in support of her ninth studio album, Metaphysics. In the following Q&A, she discusses her orchestral work, the new album, and her concert which benefits a charitable org.
The countdown is on for Neil Young's secret concert somewhere in Canada tonight. Others in the news include Emily Haines, Kevin Drew, Andy Hines, Patricia Conroy, the UK vinyl boom, Music PEI Awards, Sarah Slean, and the Dirty Dishes.
An absolute annoyance of B.S., fake news, possible truths and salacious winks blended with an alliance of lies, truth, half-baked raggamuffins plumped with a few videos and some really bad recipes.
The Chainsmokers' debut album elbows Drake into 2nd place, Brooklyn rapper Joey Bada$$ slams into the top 10, as does a cappella group Pentatonix, Deep Purple returns with a Bob Ezrin production and Sarah Slean's fan-funded latest debuts in the top 40.