Nielsen Live Music Canada 360 Report
May 17, 2017
by External Source

Millennials are less likely to find out about events through traditional media and instead use online sources.

John Giddings
April 24, 2017
by Kerry Doole

The veteran English concert promoter resurrected the famed Isle of Wight rock festival in 2002 as a hobby, while continuing to book some of the biggest international tours ever. His keynote interview at CMW was a conference highlight.

April 23, 2017
by Nick Krewen

In his compelling Keynote Interview at CMW, the Canadian-raised head of Live Nation Entertainment spoke frankly about the challenges facing his industry.

March 22, 2017
by FYI Staff

After a five-year absence, the Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame (CSHF) returns with four inductions in a newly cast show set in September at Masse

February 9, 2017
by External Source

Collecting $8.5B in 2016 concert revenues, Variety reports Live Nation's dominance in the live entertainment business exceeds the combined

January 25, 2017
by Nick Krewen

Claims against Jann Arden, The Feldman Agency and Bruce Allen Talent in the $27M Harvest Picnic lawsuit filed by concert organizer Jean-Paul Gauthi

January 6, 2017
by FYI Staff

The "nasty" news that darkened the US election and emboldened hidden prejudices in American society continue to resonate, and now they are spilling into corporate life.

September 27, 2016
by David Farrell

Sam Feldman has held a commanding presence over the west-coast music scene for near half a century, and helped put more food on the table for Canada's touring musicians than most anyone else in the country--and yet, for all his success, he probably has the most under-stated profile of any of the nation’s music moguls.

August 30, 2016
by Nick Krewen

The "Rainshowers" singer has been a star in Quebec for decades. Now Pag is making a rare showing beyond la Belle Province, at the Phoenix, in Toronto, on Sept. 29.

August 4, 2016
by FYI Staff

There was no one else quite like him in Canada. A superstar in his day. Somehow overlooked in the pantheon of time--but his fans and those who remember the "Bobby" era are holding a commemoration of his life at the Phoenix Concert Theatre in Toronto this evening.

August 2, 2016
by FYI Staff

Massey Hall has some competition with approval given for an off-track teletheatre to be converted into a 2,700 capacity concert venue in the city's east-end Beaches district.

July 11, 2016
by FYI Staff

Formerly with Brooklyn Sports & Entertainment, she has held executive posts with Barclays Center, Madison Square Garden, Nederlander Concerts and House of Blues.