Craig Mannix pic courtesy of The Remix Project.
January 24, 2021
by External Source

Hand-picked by UMC topper Jeffrey Remedios, the seasoned and informed marketer adds credence to the company's already substantial presence in the Black Music market here in Canada.

Chris Taylor — photo credit: Michelle Quance
October 25, 2020
by Karen Bliss

Chris Taylor used to be an omnipresence on the Toronto music circuit, out at showcases and music events, passing on the word about the next big thing or about his own artists he had signed or shopped. In the past four years, his life has changed dramatically and a part of this includes moving to L.A. last year, which is where Karen Bliss caught up with him.

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August 12, 2020
by FYI Staff

Warner Music Canada has bolstered its A&R team with the addition of Jeffrey “LordQuest” Nuamah whose backstory includes 15 years of production,

November 20, 2019
by David Farrell

The Montreal-born maverick music industry executive isn’t one to bang his gong, but his CV is better than impressive, his knowledge of who the real

October 2, 2019
by FYI Staff

Dominique Zgarka and Claude Villani’s integrated music company, the SRG/ILG Group, has announced signing an extended and expanded partnership with

May 16, 2019
by Ken Kelley

After years of helping steer albums by the likes of Rawlins Cross, The Town Heroes and more, Jon Landry, a member of Halifax band The Stanfields, i

April 10, 2019
by External Source

Universal Music Canada has announced Amy Jeninga has been promoted from Director to Vice President, Digital Strategy, effective immediately.

February 27, 2019
by FYI Staff

Jonathan Simkin signs the Vancouver alt-rock band to his label and his artist management company. A debut single is coming next month.

December 10, 2018
by Nick Krewen

Ivar Hamilton, Universal Music Canada's VP, Catalogue, celebrated his 30th anniversary at the company the only way he knew how: by purchasing more music.

Distro includes artists such as Adele's Beggars Banquet catalogue.
October 29, 2018
by FYI Staff

The two Canadian distro powerhouses will merge their sales and distribution services starting in December, but maintain their respective offices in Montreal and Toronto.

Dallas performing on last year's stripped-down tour
September 20, 2018
by External Source

City and Colour aka Dallas Green has launched a new label called Still Records, an imprint of Dine Alone Records, and has a 21-track acoustic concert album scheduled for release on Oct. 5.