The Tragically Hip

The Tragically Hip

October 19, 2017
by Denise Donlon

Thinking about our courageous beautiful friend who lived so fully, yes completely, dedicating the time he had to love, to art, and to justice. So many moments when we felt Gord Downie so powerfully. The music yes - always and ever - but also the activism.

October 18, 2017
by FYI Staff

Gord Downie, frontman of The Tragically Hip, has died at the age of 53. The band posted a statement online on Wednesday morning, noting that he passed away on Tuesday night (Oct. 17), “with his beloved children and family close by.”

October 18, 2017
by Michael Hollett

While Gord was a pioneer in many ways, he was old school in terms of core values like loyalty, especially to his family, friends and, his country.

September 18, 2017
by Kerry Doole

News about musicians and the music biz with a focus on Canadians at home and abroad.

September 15, 2017
by FYI Staff

Topics making the headlines today include Lady Gaga, TIFF, female DJ crews, Pop Montreal, Long Time Running, Joshie Armstead, VSO, Kiri Te Kanawa, Johnny Clegg, and Suge Knight.

Gord Downie: Pic: Adrian Wyld
September 15, 2017
by David Farrell

When The Tragically Hip chose its name, the band's members never could have guessed the tragic consequence that came with it.

August 18, 2017
by FYI Staff

A collection of entertaining news and videos for your enjoyment.

Media Beat
August 11, 2017
by David Farrell

News about media and the regulatory environment inside and beyond Canada's borders.

The Tragically Hip live 2016
July 25, 2017
by FYI Staff

An in-depth look at the band's 2016 Canadian tour, Long Time Running, grabs a prestigious gala slot for its September world premiere in Toronto.