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Leif Vollebekk cover art
February 2, 2022
by Kerry Doole

Covid-19 has impacted many facets of the music biz, but new releases and reissues continue apace. Notables with new albums include Marshall Crenshaw, Animal Collective, Paul McCartney and Wings, Bastille, The Reds, Pinks & Purples, Persefone, and Black Country, New Road. A strong week for Canadians includes Leif Vollebekk (pictured), Gene MacLellan, Ann Vriend, Jean-Michel Blais, Scott Hardware, and Sam Weber.

January 30, 2022
by Kerry Doole

Chasing some dollars to fund your next recording or cross-country tour? Hoping to enter your songs into a lucrative competition? Seeking showcase opportunities at festivals and conferences? Check our calendar and get into the groove. Keep in mind that ongoing pandemic fears may affect some of the events listed. Canadian Music Week (CMW) has moved its dates back to June.

Lou Canon  Photo: Rebecca Wood
January 27, 2022
by Kerry Doole

Covid-19 has impacted many facets of the music biz, but new releases and reissues continue apace. Notables with new albums include North Mississippi All-Stars, Eels, St. Paul & The Broken Bones, Urge Overkill, Anaïs Mitchell, Ghostly Kisses, PJ Harvey, Jethro Tull, Maddie & Tae, and Kimberly Morgan York. A strong week for Canadians includes Jann Arden, Sweet Alibi, Our Lady Peace, Sam Drysdale, Mother Mother, Lou Canon (pictured), Joe McLeod, Knights of the Mystic Eye, and The Harpoonist & The Axe Murderer.

Canada's Music Incubator Programs
January 23, 2022
by Kerry Doole

Chasing some dollars to fund your next recording or cross-country tour? Hoping to enter your songs into a lucrative competition? Seeking showcase opportunities at festivals and conferences? Check our calendar and get into the groove. Keep in mind that ongoing pandemic fears may affect some of the events listed. Canada's Music Incubator (CMI) is accepting applications for its programs (pictured).

Tanya Tagaq album cover
January 20, 2022
by Kerry Doole

Covid-19 has impacted many facets of the music biz, but new releases and reissues continue apace, and have increased after the holiday break. Notables with new albums include Crass, Walker Hayes, John Mellencamp, Magic City Hippies,Julie Christensen, Tinsley Ellis, Kandia, and Band of Horses. A strong week for Canadians include Tanya Tagaq, Ben Sures, Billy Talent, Keifer Sutherland, Geoffroy, Tennyson King, Hollow Twin, Comeback Kid, Brad Barr, Les Louanges, and Raine Hamilton.

NXNE logo
January 16, 2022
by Kerry Doole

Chasing some dollars to fund your next recording or cross-country tour? Hoping to enter your songs into a lucrative competition? Seeking showcase opportunities at festivals and conferences? Check our calendar and get into the groove. Keep in mind that ongoing pandemic fears may affect some of the events listed. The NorthByNortheast (NXNE) festival (pictured) returns to Toronto in June.

January 12, 2022
by Kerry Doole

Covid-19 has impacted many facets of the music biz, but new releases and reissues continue apace, and are now increasing after the holiday break. Notables with new albums include Cat Power, Richard Carpenter, Eliza Gilkyson, Impending Doom, The Lumineers, Elvis Costello, and Grace Cummings. Canadians include Moist (pictured), Nick Zyla, Valley, Malcolm Burn, Chastity, and Bernie Senensky.

January 9, 2022
by Kerry Doole

Chasing some dollars to fund your next recording or cross-country tour? Hoping to enter your songs into a lucrative competition? Seeking showcase opportunities at festivals and conferences? Check our calendar and get into the groove. Keep in mind that ongoing pandemic fears may affect some of the events listed. New dates for the postponed Maple Blues Awards (pictured) and TBS Blues Summit have been announced.

January 6, 2022
by Kerry Doole

Covid-19 has impacted many facets of the music biz, but new releases and reissues continue apace, though the holiday season has slowed things considerably. Notables with new albums include Best Coast, Robin Guthrie, The Weeknd, Infected Rain, Jon Capus (pictured), Don McDonald, Years & Years, and Young Mountain.

January 2, 2022
by Kerry Doole

Chasing some dollars to fund your next recording or cross-country tour? Hoping to enter your songs into a lucrative competition? Seeking showcase opportunities at festivals and conferences? Check our calendar and get into the groove. Keep in mind that ongoing pandemic fears may affect some of the events listed. That was the case for the Folk Alliance conference (pictured) which has just announced new dates.

Manny Blu
December 23, 2021
by Kerry Doole

Covid-19 has impacted many facets of the music biz, but new releases and reissues continue apace, though the approach of the holiday season has almost completely halted things this week. Nick Rhodes and Wendy Bevan, Feuerschwanz, and Canadian Manny Blu (pictured) do have new albums slotted.

December 19, 2021
by Kerry Doole

Chasing some dollars to fund your next recording or cross-country tour? Hoping to enter your songs into a lucrative competition? Seeking showcase opportunities at festivals and conferences? Check our calendar and get into the groove. Keep in mind that ongoing pandemic fears may affect some of the events listed. Dates for Toronto's acclaimed SING! vocal arts festival (pictured) have been announced.