Carole Pope and Kevan Staples of Rough Trade  Photo courtesy of CSHF
September 10, 2020
by Kerry Doole

The biggest hit by Rough Trade (pictured) enters the CSHF, Shawn Mendes partners with TIFF, and the Kensington Market Jazz Festival goes virtual. Also in the news are US visa fee increases, Unsigned Only, Play The Parks: Calgary, Sam Roberts Band, The Dirty Nil, Ever New, CIMA, Edgar Breau, Storry, Brian Blain, MMF Canada, Music Nova Scotia, David Dacks, and farewell Ronald Bell and Simeon Coxe.

STORRY Instagram photo
February 24, 2020
by Kerry Doole

 STORRY  (pictured) dazzles at her album launch, High Priestess roster includes Zaki Ibrahim and Witch Prophet, and We Are The Stronghold  supports Wet'suwet'en. Also in the news are CIMA, Clinton's, Bachman Cummings, IMR,  Manitoba Music, Twin Kennedy, SHINE! Music Bursary, SaskMusic, and The Wild!.

Storry  Photo: Jordan Oram
February 21, 2020
by FYI Staff

The extraordinary story of Storry (pictured), Facebook gets musical, and the Junos get delicious. Also in the headlines are Bobby Breeze, P-2 visas, violence in hip-hop, Allie X, Quique Escamilla, Dean Brody, new venues, Post Malone, Berlin clubs, Neil Young, Son Little, and Britney.