in the photo left to right: Morgan Hayduk, Jenifer Wong, Kevin Chow, Evan Martin, Pouria Assadipour, Andrew Batey
November 5, 2019
by Siddhant

Beatdapp Software, Inc.,a blockchain-enabled music tech startup with offices in Vancouver and LA.

August 7, 2019
by External Source

The music industry wants CanCon regulations

June 6, 2019
by FYI Staff

Bandzoogle, the Montreal-based all-in-one music online platform for musicians, has added

February 11, 2019
by External Source

Spotify finished 2018 with 96M paying subscribers around the world, up by 25M year-on-year.

Photo: Valérian Mazataud Le Devoir. The Adisq exec team, L – R: Jacques K. Primeau, Michel Sabourin, Philippe Archambault, Solange Drouin, Yves-François Blanchet, Guy Latraverse, Pierre Rodrigue, André Ménard and Paul Dupont-Hébert.
October 26, 2018
by External Source

The fourteen presidents are calling for revisions of three laws - copyright, broadcasting and telecommunications.

Glenn Gould in the studio in 1978. Pic: Harold Whyte/The Star/CP
September 20, 2018
by FYI Staff

The classical world is about to be turned on its head with Primary Wave Publishing announcing plans to return the late Canadian classical pianist to the stage using hologram technology. Dates and cities TBA.

July 6, 2018
by External Source

Using Rumblefish’s services, LANDR will handle the licensing of the cover tracks and make royalty payments to the publishers, all at no cost to the artist, the company reports.

Pic: BetaNews
July 6, 2018
by External Source

Hugh Stephens calls Michael Geist's criticisms of the FairPlay Canada Coalition a load of bosh and counters with an effective deconstruction of the Ottawa academic's public pulpit pounding against an independent piracy review committee.

CPCC Chair Lyette Bouchard
June 17, 2018
by External Source

CPCC Chair Lyette Bouchard recently addressed a copyright and artist remuneration committee hearing in Ottawa, and she had some impressive facts that suggest it is time Canada amended its laws.

The 1966 summit. L-R Big Joe Williams, Bukka White, Willie Dixon, Muddy Waters, Sunnyland Slim, James Madison, Mabel Hillary, James Cotton.
April 17, 2018
by Martin Melhuish

One of the projects resulting from the deal is a three CD/DV disc-set capturing a CBC special that  featured performances by some of the blues greatest names.

An earlier day view of a CBC transcription library room.
April 5, 2018
by David Farrell

The agreement calls for the release of long-unheard transcription recordings done live on stages and in CBC studios, and gallery showings of some of the pubcaster's archive of photographic images capturing pioneers in jazz, blues and rock 'n' roll.

Pic: CBC
March 23, 2018
by FYI Staff

Sunday's live TV show will be streamed online if you choose not to watch the broadcast on CBC TV and, for the first time, the Saturday night Juno Gala is to be streamed live on several digital platforms.