Unison Schmoozefest

Unison Schmoozefest

Barry Roden photo from 2016 Schmoozefest. Clockwise from left: Derrick Ross, Brendan Canning, Bernie Breen, Amanda Power, Santa, Sheila Hamilton.
December 6, 2019
by Kerry Doole

The Toronto music industry's fave seasonal soiree turns five on Monday, and it aids a great cause. We interview the benevolent fund's ED, Amanda Power, to learn more. Pictured: Power and other biz notables schmoozing happily.

Sue Foley  Photo: Scott Doubt
December 10, 2018
by Kerry Doole

Sue Foley (pictured) is amongst the Maple Blues Awards performers, Yo-Yo Ma serenades Montreal subway riders, and the Unison Schmoozefest is on tonight. Also in the news are West End Phoenix, Johnny Clegg, COC, CIMA, Jazzahead!, AmericanaFestUK, McKenna Mendelson Mainline, Music PEI, SOCAN, and Jill Barber. Videos added for your enjoyment.

Fashion Santa Paul Mason with happy Schmoozefesters  Photo: Barry Roden
December 15, 2017
by FYI Staff

The Unison Schmoozefest raises $35K, Michael Rapino ups his game (and bank account), Garth Brooks breaks attendance records. Also featured today are Betty Moon, Cold Specks, Brad Paisley, StubHub, Jake Donaldson, Andy Kim, Daniel Caesar, The Balconies and some free swag from Dine Alone. Videos provided for your viewing pleasure.