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The 11 Keys to Keeping the Band Together
On the occasion of their 12th album and 27th year together, Sloan shares their wisdom on how to make musical matrimony last more
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Franz Ferdinand Play Funky, Noisy 'Feel the Love Go' on 'Colbert'
Franz Ferdinand Play Funky, Noisy 'Feel the Love Go' on 'Colbert' Dance-rock band recruited wailing saxophonist James Chance for 'Late Show' version of 'Always Ascending' track Franz Ferdinand recruit... more
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Ariana Grande’s ‘No Tears Left To Cry’ Teaser Keeps The Mystery Alive
Charles Holmes 12m ago Tomorrow (April 20), Ariana Grande is releasing her new single " No Tears Left to Cry ," but until then she keeps teasing fans. The pop singer released a mysterious thirty-seco... more
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PRETTYMUCH *Finally* Drops Their Delicious Debut EP
Sydney Gore 1h ago Wake up, BEANZ! The moment we've all been patiently waiting for has finally arrived: PRETTYMUCH dropped their debut EP and it's everything you wanted and more. Granted, we've alrea... more
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Our Lady Peace Is Hot, Hot, Hot
The following are tracks delivered to radio by digital distributor DMDS/Yangaroo in Canada and broken down into two categories. Top Downloads represents the most copied tracks in the week ending Feb. 23 and the Most Active Indies blends downloads and streams, with the affiliated label and radio promotions company in parenthesis.
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Brandy Clark, American Aquarium Lead AmericanaFest 2018 Lineup
Brandy Clark, American Aquarium Lead AmericanaFest 2018... Brandy Clark, American Aquarium Lead AmericanaFest 2018 Lineup Lee Ann Womack, Alejandro Escovedo also among initial group of performers for ... more
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Hear Jack Johnson Recount Getting High With Willie Nelson in New Song
All Stories Jack Johnson is apparently not so great at playing poker, at least not while smoking pot with a country legend. In his new song, "Willie Got Me Stoned," Johnson recounts a true story where... more
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Global recorded music industry revenues topped $17bn in 2017 – and independent artists generated $472m of it
Global recorded music industry revenues topped $17bn in 2017 – and independent artists generated $472m of it 28 shares By Music Business Worldwide The global recorded music business generated wholesa... more
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New Video Premiere: Port Cities – How To Lose You
This lunchtime, we’re delighted to bring you the premiere of Port Cities’ brand new single and accompanying visuals, for How To Lose You – which comes from their highly-anticipated self-titled debut album, due March 9th.

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RT @BoldCenter: COMING Pow-Wow Weekend 2018!! https://t.co/td5u17M5Kb more
 
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How Blockchain and Bitcoin Could Revolutionize The Economics of Secondary Ticketing
How Blockchain and Bitcoin Could Revolutionize The Economics of Secondary Ticketing 5:40 AM, Thursday, 4/19/2018 5:40 AM, Thursday, 4/19/2018 By: Roy Trakin Beata Zawrzel / NurPhoto via Getty Images ... more
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Where Can We Be Black?
All Stories African Americans are often made to feel as though we are uninvited guests in our own country. We are excluded from environments great and small, at times by force and often because of ir... more
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The True Believers: Greta Van Fleet Are Determined to Make Rock Relevant Again
'Super Troopers 2': How the Cult Stoner Comedy Finally... The True Believers: Greta Van Fleet Are Determined to Make Rock Relevant Again "There's a lot of blind hate out there, but rock & roll is the ... more
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Paul Anka Headed For Canadian Music Industry Hall Of Fame
Paul Anka, the Ottawa born singer, songwriter, and actor – who transcended the `50s, `60s, and `70s with hit songs such as "Diana", "Lonely Boy", "Put Your Head on My Shoulder", and "(You`re) Having My Baby" – is the latest and final inductee into the Canadian Music and Broadcast Industry Awards, as recipient of the Lifetime Achievement Award.

Anka wrote such well-known music as the theme for The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson and Tom Jones`s hit, "She`s a Lady", as well as the... more
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it’s the little things in life, but i finally get to experience the #confederationbridge today for the first time! 🇨🇦 more
 
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Track Of The Day 10/4 - The Beaches `T-Shirt`
Toronto`s The Beaches are impeccably, unrelentingly cool.
Four musicians who look like they`ve walked straight out of the most stylish vintage shop in town, their live shows are a display of poise, colour, and barbed, barbed wit.
Debut album `Late Show` made a stir on its North American release, with the record now set to - finally! - gain a full UK profile.
Out on May 18th, it`s a nigh-on flawless introduction, matching garage punk riffs against delectable pop and a stellar love of... more
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Meghan Patrick’s ‘Country Music Made Me Do It’ Is A Strong Sophomore Release
On her sophomore project, Country Music Made Me Do It, Meghan Patrick firmly establishes herself as a force to be reckoned with in her genre. Once the lead singer of the Bluegrass band, The Stone Sparrows, Meghan Patrick signed on with Warner Music Canada in 2016 to release her debut project, Grace and Grit. Since then, she’s had a slew of success on the Canadian Country charts, with all five of her singles thus far reaching the top twenty (the title track to her new album is her bigge... more
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Toronto Singer`s Chess Gambit Turns Into A Major Piece
Phil and Leonard’s groundbreaking ‘50s Chicago label imprint (heralded by their surname), Chess Records, provides the fixings for Elise LeGrow’s debut album that puts a new spin on standards by such greats as Howlin’ Wolf, Muddy Waters, Etta James, Chuck Berry, and The Moonglows. more
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RT @EastCoastMusic: Don't miss the #ECMA2018 Opening Concert - May 2 at 6PM on the Halifax Waterfront! It's FREE and ALL AGES and features… more
 
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Three Days Grace Ties Van Halen for Most No. 1s on Mainstream Rock Songs Chart
"The Mountain," the lead single from Three Days Grace`s new album `Outsider,` grants the band a share of history.
Van Halen`s record of 13 No. 1s on Billboard`s Mainstream Rock Songs airplay chart, which has stood for over two decades, has finally been equaled.

Three Days Grace notches its Van Halen-tying 13th leader on the list, as "The Mountain" rises 3-1 on the chart dated March 31. The track, from the band`s new album Outsider, is the Canadian four-piece`s first No. 1 si... more
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Five Questions With… Jesse Roper
Jesse Roper’s sound may be rooted in rock and roll’s core elements of blues and soul, but his musical vision is trained squarely on the future. That’s the easiest way to sum up the BC-based singer/songwriter/guitarist’s new album Access To Infinity, released Feb. 2 via Blue Heron Music/Warner Music Canada. As demonstrated by the primal first single and video, “Cherry,” Roper is ready to take on the world (and beyond?) without allowing anything to stand in his way.
Produced by Ian Dave... more
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RT @christysphone78: @thereklaws such a great song 👇🎶🎶🎶🎶 https://t.co/mSk9TTZUuW more
 
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Latest Industry: Spotify's Chery, Lamar's Pulitzer, Lil Wayne, SoundCloud, Sony/ATV, Mixcloud, Conchita Wurst - Digital Music News
April 16, 2018 Betting long on Lil Wayne. Sound Royalties has just bagged a marquee investment: Lil Wayne. The company focuses on helping artists raise funds for future projects while leveraging lucr... more
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Good Lovelies: I See Gold
Good Lovelies - "I See Gold" (Independent): For a reminder of the joys of hearing pure voices matched in sweet harmony, step right up.
This is the first single off Shapeshifters, the forthcoming album from the popular female vocal trio (it comes out Feb. 9). It confirms that Good Lovelies have moved subtly from folk to pop, and their sound now has added commercial potential.
This track is already being very well-received, and its feeling of optimism is perfectly delivered by the clea... more
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My friends. There's only 23 days until @masseyhall #May11 #iamcounting #grateful https://t.co/4ulExq3OoN https://t.co/3WUeNPi4vS more
 
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Fair Ticketing Alliance: UK Ticket Brokers Create Their Own Industry Body
9:00 AM, Wednesday, 4/18/2018 By: Gideon Gottfried A group of ticket brokers created the Fair Ticketing Alliance , which aims to lobby for changes in UK law that benefit “responsible, secondary opera... more
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Khalid Is Bringing One Of The Hottest Boy Bands On Tour With Him
Madeline Roth madfitzroth 14h ago PRETTYMUCH broke big in 2017 with certified jams like “ Would You Mind ” and “ No More ,” and now the boy band is plotting its biggest (and perhaps most unexpected) ... more
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Partnerships Division Client, CCMA, Name New President Tracy Martin
CCMA Names Tracy Martin New President
After serving as interim head since July of last year and leading the association’s staff and Board through Country Music Week in Saskatoon, and executive producing the 2018 CCMA Awards broadcast, Tracy Martin is now officially President of the Canadian Country Music Association effective immediately
“Under the direction of Tracy, the CCMA is already seeing pivotal changes at organizational and conceptual levels,” said CCMA Board Chair Ted El... more
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Grammys 2018: Meet the Best New Artist Nominees
Get to know Alessia Cara, Khalid, Lil Uzi Vert, Julia Michaels and SZA before the big night,

This year`s Best New Artist category at the Grammys is anybody`s game to win: It`s a lineup full of acclaimed stars with strong hit-making capabilities. And as diverse as the field is, many of the nominees have collaborated with one another during the past year, leading to one of the friendliest competitions of the 2018 awards. Here`s a closer look at the singers, songwriters and rappers nom... more
@OurLadyPeace
.@Spotify added #HeadDown to the Rock Your Block playlist! You can listen to it here: https://t.co/VK8ocM3kKl more
 
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Concert Pulse: Romeo Santos Saunters Into Top 5
By: Francisco Rendon Tracy Richmond Romeo Santos Honda Center in Anaheim, Calif. Kendrick Lamar climbed and Romeo Santos debuted near the top of the weekly Global Concert Pulse chart . Bruno Mars and ... more
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Rapper Kodak Black To Leave Jail In September
Rapper Kodak Black To Leave Jail In September 3:18 PM, Wednesday, 4/18/2018 3:18 PM, Wednesday, 4/18/2018 By: Associated Press Broward County Sheriff Kodak Black This Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018 arrest ph... more
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Travis Scott Countersues Over Pre-Super Bowl Show Cancellation
Travis Scott Countersues Over Pre-Super Bowl Show Cancellation 12:58 PM, Wednesday, 4/18/2018 12:58 PM, Wednesday, 4/18/2018 By: Francisco Rendon Travis Scott and XX Global are firing back at the prom... more
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CANADIAN SINGER-SONGWRITER JESSICA MITCHELL JOINS JOHNNY REID ON 46+ DATE NATIONAL TOUR
“REVIVAL” 2018 NATIONAL TOUR KICKS OFF FEBRUARY 26TH

Tickets For All Available Shows Are On Sale Now

"Revival is a celebration and chance for us all to congregate and celebrate each other. To sing, laugh, cry, scream, shout and dance the night away.” – Johnny Reid more
@David Myles
RT @Raptors: Coach Popovich, we are thinking of you and your family at this difficult time, and sending you all our love and best wishes. more
 
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New York City’s CityParks SummerStage Unveils Lineup
New York City’s CityParks SummerStage Unveils Lineup 1:50 PM, Wednesday, 4/18/2018 By: Jay Smith Greg Allen / Invision / AP Blink-182 ABC There’s a lot to love about this year’s City Parks SummerStage... more
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Carly Rae Jepsen Live with the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra
Carly Rae Jepsen Live with the Vancouver Symphony Orchestra
June 25 2018
Orpheum Theatre, Vancouver BC

Onsale details:
Tickets ($55 - $99 adult) are on sale to the public on Tuesday March 6th at 10:00 am PST.
Call the VSO ticket line at 604 876 3434 or order tickets online at vancouversymphony.ca
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Meghan Patrick is taking us back to real country
Meghan Patrick is an all-out country girl who loves trucks, hunting, riding horses and stiff whisky and wants you to know it. The Canadian country star’s new album isn’t that poppy stuff taking over the Top 40 right now, this is real country. 
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'I Feel Pretty' Review: Is This Amy Schumer Comedy Fat-Shaming Away the Funny?
All Stories Hanging with Amy Schumer – a genuine comedy rock star – is always fun, especially when she's the lead writer on the movies and TV shows she appears in (hello, Trainwreck and Inside Amy Sc... more
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Barenaked Ladies to be inducted into Canadian Hall of Fame at 2018 Junos
It`s been nearly 30 years since Barenaked Ladies piled into CityTV`s Speakers` Corner booth to sing "Be my Yoko Ono," launching a career that would add lines like "If I had $1,000,000" and "It`s all been done" into the colloquial Canadian canon.

This year, after plenty of Juno wins, Grammy nominations, 15 million albums sold and a whole lot of history, Barenaked Ladies will be inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame during a one-time special appearance with former member S... more
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Def Jam A&R department bolstered as Noah Preston is promoted
Def Jam A&R Noah Preston has been promoted to Senior Vice President, A&R, while Alexander “AE” Edwards has been hired into his previous role as Vice President, A&R. Preston (pictured) joined Def Jam i... more
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German music industry bosses under fire following anti-semitism row at Echo Awards
German music industry bosses under fire following anti-semitism row at Echo Awards 95 shares By Music Business Worldwide The German recorded music business is embroiled in controversy after its flags... more
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Why Brothers Osborne Are Country Music's New Working-Class Heroes
All Stories TJ Osborne was just settling into his seat on a recent flight to Milwaukee with his brother John when a fan recognized the duo and asked for a picture. "Are you guys famous or something?"... more
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See Florida Georgia Line, Bebe Rexha's Revamped 'Meant to Be' on 'Ellen'
After giving an uplifting rendition of "Meant to Be" during Sunday's ACM Awards, Florida Georgia Line and Bebe Rexha stopped by Ellen to offer an encore performance of their smash collaboration. Relat... more
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Boots and Hearts 2018 Line-up Announced
We are so excited for Boots and Hearts 2018! more
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A Conversation With.. Gord Bamford
At one time, nearly every roadside diner sported a jukebox. Early on, a nickel would suffice and, depending if you were downtown or between towns, the music would vary. This is where you got your country music education. Those old Seeburgs with the booming bass filled cafes and pit-stops with a big sound and the DJ? The person with pockets loaded with nickels. Replays were constant.
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Dear Canada Blog #53 April 17th 2018 https://t.co/KOtOSxewMm more
 
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The Wanderer: Mitski Is the Voice for Dreamers
All Stories The singer-songwriter's last album, 'Puberty 2,' expanded her reach – winning over Iggy Pop and Lorde – now she's ready for something new Mitski Miyawaki is used to seeing her songs tatto... more
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Deafheaven Detail New LP, 'Ordinary Corrupt Human Love'
Deafheaven Detail New LP, 'Ordinary Corrupt Human Love' Metal band also plot North American tour behind fourth album Deafheaven will release their fourth LP, 'Ordinary Corrupt Human Love,' in July. Cr... more
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MTV Launching 'Yo! MTV Raps' Reinvention With All-Star Brooklyn Show
All Stories On June 1st, Brooklyn's Barclays Center will play host to a family reunion of sorts with the Yo! MTV Raps: 30th Anniversary Experience, a tribute to the instantly popular, era-defining mu... more
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James Bay Reflects on Power of Personal Connection in New 'Us' Video
James Bay draws on the power of inclusivity and contemplates pain in his somber new video for "Us." Related James Bay: See the English Folk-Rock Sensation Conquer NYC The 'Hold Back the River' singer ... more
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James Barker Band and Other Music Videos That Gave Us “Chills” in 2017
2017 was filled with tons of new songs that moved us and gave us new life. One of those: “Chills” by James Barker Band. The Canadian band has achieved impressive success up north with their debut single, “Lawn Chair Lazy” charting in the Top 10 on Canadian Country radio and winning the “Most Played Country Song of 2016” at the28th SOCAN Awards. Their follow-up single, “Just Sayin’” also finished in the Top 10. But like the saying, “third time’s the charm,” their third single, “Chills” ... more
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WHOA THATS COOL @ 2:29 MY SONG IS BEING PLAYED TO A STADIUM FULL OF PEOPLE WHAT THATS WHAT IM TALKING ABOUT GO SPOR… https://t.co/n3N9mn8eCf more
 
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Hear Becca Mancari's Delicate 'Golden' With Brittany Howard, Jesse Lafser
All Stories Hitting the road with her friends in Bermuda Triangle has given Becca Mancari more than an outlet for new music. It's given her a chance to reimagine her own songs, like with a stunning n... more
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Boiler Room appoints Stephen Mai as Chief Content Officer
Online music platform Boiler Room has appointed former LADBible Group Marketing and Creative Director Stephen Mai to the newly created position of Chief Content Officer. The role will see Mai overseei... more
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BBC Radio 1 is paying songwriters 26% less per minute than it was 5 years ago
BBC Radio 1 is paying songwriters 26% less per minute than it was 5 years ago 102 shares By Tim Ingham The UK’s leading new music station, BBC Radio 1 – via collection society PRS For Music – is payi... more
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A Perfect Circle Talk Coachella Memories, Band's Future
A Perfect Circle Talk Coachella Memories, Band's Future At Coachella weekend one, Maynard James Keenan and Billy Howerdel discuss what makes the fest special, that time Danny DeVito showed up and mo... more
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TFA`s Artists Sweep Junos with 37 Nominations
JUNO Fan Choice
Alessia Cara

Single of the Year
How Far I’ll Go - Alessia Cara

Album of the Year
Revival - Johnny Reid
Nobody But Me - Michael Bublé

Artist of the Year
Gord Downie
Daniel Caesar

Group of the Year
Alvvays

Breakthrough Artist of the Year
Charlotte Cardin

Breakthrough Group of the Year
James Barker Band
The Beaches

Songwriter of the Year
“21 Days” – co-songwriters Simon Wi... more
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Johnny Reid`s REVIVAL has officially been certified GOLD in Canada
REVIVAL has officially been certified GOLD in Canada, after just 3 weeks of sales. Thank You to everyone that has picked up the album. I can’t wait to perform these songs live on the road next year. - J #JohnnyReidOnTour #JohnnyReidRevival #JohnnyReid more
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'Godard Mon Amour' Review: Biopic on Filmmaker Won't Leave You Breathless
All Stories Jean-Luc Godard is one of the founders of the French New Wave – and, at 87, he's still kicking at the limits lesser intellects erect around cinema. (His new film, a video essay called Le ... more
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‘Super Troopers 2’: How Broken Lizard Finally Got Their Cult Cop-Comedy Sequel
All Stories Why, 17 years and one massive crowd-funding campaign later, the comedians can follow up their cops-behaving-badly cult classic A little over a decade ago, Steve Lemme was driving on the I... more
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Watch Iceage Perform at Masonic Temple in 'The Day the Music Dies' Video
Watch Iceage Perform at Masonic Temple in 'The Day the Music Dies' Video Sax-heavy new single previews Danish post-punk band's upcoming fourth LP, 'Beyondless' Iceage perform at a masonic temple and h... more
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Daniel Caesar on Leaving the Church, the Rise of Toronto and His Amazing 2017
"You can`t reminisce too much. Because you`ve got to keep pushing forward, you know?"

Daniel Caesar is being modest. Looking back, the vocalist, songwriter and musician had a 2017 to kill for, especially for an R&B/soul artist from Canada. His debut full-length, the elliptically magical Freudian, surpassed expectations with its gospel-infused sound and swagger. His star-making appearances on the American television talk show circuit — including The Late Late Show With James Cor... more
@Raffi Cavoukian
we were warned, since 1980s. Earth’s ecosystems need protection. urgently, we need an eco-economy that supports lif… https://t.co/8qmRMw6sNJ more
 
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First Play Live: Donovan Woods, Both Ways
Donovan Woods' new album, Both Ways , comes out on April 20, and the title refers to the way his song lyrics can be interpretted in multiple ways. Check out the lyrical brilliance of Woods in the vide... more
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Five Questions With… Dennis Ellsworth
Five Questions With… Dennis Ellsworth Five Questions With… Dennis Ellsworth Apr 18, 2018 by Jason Schneider Comments When deciding to call his new album Things Change , Dennis Ellsworth took it as a ... more
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Music Biz Headlines, April 18, 2018
Music Biz Headlines, April 18, 2018 Sloan Music Biz Headlines, April 18, 2018 Apr 18, 2018 by Kerry Doole Comments Braun: For the love of vinyl Music, vinyl, nostalgia — Record Store Day has everythi... more
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CMW Indies Award Noms Open For Voting
CMW Indies Award Noms Open For Voting CMW Indies Award Noms Open For Voting Apr 18, 2018 by FYI Staff Comments Canadian Music Week has announced the nominees for the 2018 Indies - the 18th annual Ind... more
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The Comedy Network Gets Pumped with the Debut of CORNER GAS ANIMATED, Monday, April 2
– Comedy also reveals brand-new artwork of the entire cast –
– The animated reboot airs Mondays at 8 p.m. ET/PT on Comedy –
– The entire CORNER GAS series and Corner Gas: The Movie are streaming now on CraveTV–
“Anyone who fails to appreciate the exquisite comical whimsy and admire the stunning popular success of CORNER GAS is a jackass.” – John Doyle, The Globe & Mail

TORONTO (February 5, 2018) – As announced during last night’s Super Bowl LII broadcast on CTV, the muc... more
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Aspiring DJ Adam Jasim Is In For A Huge Surprise
As an aspiring DJ, 27-year old Adam Jasim knows the term ‘struggling artist’ is all too real, but that’s never stopped him from the grind of pursuing his dream career. When the opportunity to have a one-on-one session with Celebrity DJ Matthew Romeo presented itself, Adam jumped at the chance. Little did he know, his night wasn’t going to end there.
After his one-on-one session was complete, 5 Gum gave Adam the career exposure he needed by offering him the chance to open for Matthew ... more
@Measha
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New 'Vision' Report Aims To Boost Ontario's Live Music Scenes
New 'Vision' Report Aims To Boost Ontario's Live Music Scenes Ontario's Culture minister Daiene Vernile - Gov't pic New 'Vision' Report Aims To Boost Ontario's Live Music Scenes Live Apr 18, 2018 by F... more
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Angel Investor Needed (Quick) For Vancouver's Roundhouse Radio
Angel Investor Needed (Quick) For Vancouver's Roundhouse Radio Roundhouse Radio CEO Don Shafer in happier times | Rob Kruyt, BIV Angel Investor Needed (Quick) For Vancouver's Roundhouse Radio Media Ap... more
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Media Beat: April 18, 2018
Media Beat: April 18, 2018 Media Beat: April 18, 2018 Media Apr 18, 2018 by David Farrell Comments Bell Media announces launch date for BNN Bloomberg Radio The announced partnership between Bloomberg... more
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Brits Take Prize For Bollocks & Tripe
Brits Take Prize For Bollocks & Tripe Bella Hadid / Instagram Brits Take Prize For Bollocks & Tripe Media Apr 18, 2018 by External Source Comments Published in Britain’s Daily Mail, April 17 She den... more
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Kim Mitchell @ The Phoenix Concert Theatre
“We’re all here for a celebration!” sang Kim Mitchell as he tore into his Max Webster hit “The Party”. It was almost one year since he last played the Phoenix and the local legend was absolutely ferocious as he pulled out solo after solo on his guitar.
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@DCF
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Patiently Awaiting The Meteorite - 'Electrified'
Patiently Awaiting The Meteorite - 'Electrified' Patiently Awaiting The Meteorite - 'Electrified' Apr 18, 2018 by David Farrell Comments Patiently Awaiting The Meteorite – ‘Electrified’ (Unda In Choc... more
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Performers Set For Canadian Radio Music Awards
Performers Set For Canadian Radio Music Awards Performers Set For Canadian Radio Music Awards Apr 18, 2018 by FYI Staff Comments Canadian Music Week (CMW) has announced the performers for the 21st An... more
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Three Days Grace Announce New Album & New Video
The wait is over. Three Days Grace are back on the scene with new music and soon fans will have a full album to digest. The band`s sixth studio album is titled Outsider and it will be released March 9 via RCA Records. To kick off promotion for the disc, they`ve has also issued a brand new video for the song "The Mountain" that you can see in the link below!
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Our Lady Peace - "Nice to Meet You" (video) (premiere)
OUR LADY PEACE`S LATEST MUSIC VIDEO IS YET ANOTHER COMPELLINGLY HUMAN INSTALLMENT IN THEIR ONGOING SERIES STARRING MATTHEW SANTORO. more
@Simple Plan
Our first show down under was sweet as, bro! 👌🏻😜Thank you so much Auckland for making this an… https://t.co/K1WQSPzyo8 more
 
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Measha Brueggergosman: The RD Interview
15 Minutes with Measha Brueggergosman
Reader’s Digest Canada: What does the title of your new memoir, Something Is Always on Fire, mean to you?
Measha Brueggergosman: I think everyone always feels like some portion of their existence is in flames. And sometimes we have to burn something to the ground to make space for more things. Also, honestly, if there are no fires in your life, you have to ask yourself if you’re living your fullest life. We’re not meant to spend our existence tr... more
@Diana Krall
Diana Krall’s #TurnUpTheQuiet World Tour is heading to Mexico, Brazil, Argentina & Chile this April & May! For a co… https://t.co/ZM8IX46ULO more
 
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Newstrike’s Up Cannabis Enters Into Exclusive Partnership with Canada`s Leading Entertainment Group The Feldman Agency
Alliance with Canada’s Top Entertainment Agency Strengthens Foothold for Adult-Use Market more
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Tonight`s the night! SOLD OUT The Weather Station show at The Great Hall, get ready to swoon Toronto!
Tonight`s the night! SOLD OUT The Weather Station show at The Great Hall, get ready to swoon Toronto! more
@RAPtors!!!
RT @kanyewest: don't trade your authenticity for approval more
 
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Breaking down: Debut album artists struggle to shine in Q1 sales | Talent | Music Week
by Andre Paine April 18th 2018 at 6:14AM Labels are holding out for more artist breakthroughs in 2018 as Music Week analysis shows that just two debuts from UK artists finished in the Top 200 sellers... more
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Who is Sat Bisla?
By That headline is asked with all due respect. You’d struggle to find someone in the upper echelons of the global music business who doesn’t know of Sat – whether that’s as the founder of MUSEXPO... more
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DJ Khaled Goes Rich Asshole Route, Tries to Trademark His Kid's Name - Digital Music News (24 visits)
2 DJ Khaled with his son, Asahd, at the 2018 Grammy Awards Asad is a common first name. But ‘Asahd’ isn’t, so DJ Khaled is now trying to trademark his kid’s name with the U.S. Patent & Trademark Offic... more
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Watch Daniel Caesar Perform "Get You" on `Late Night with Seth Meyers`
Daniel Caesar: Get You- Late Night with Seth Meyers
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@Loving Mary Band
A band that sleeps together... 😜 https://t.co/HAqLVQR1kB more
 
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Gulf Oil Partners With Live Nation On Summer Promo
Gulf Oil Partners With Live Nation On Summer Promo 10:30 AM, Tuesday, 4/17/2018 10:30 AM, Tuesday, 4/17/2018 By: Sarah Pittman Gulf Oil has entered a summer partnership with Live Nation to promote its... more
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Jim Henson's 'Labyrinth' Returning to Theaters
Jim Henson's 'Labyrinth' Returning to Theaters Stage adaptation of cult classic also in the works Jim Henson's cult classic 'Labyrinth,' which starred David Bowie and Jennifer Connelly, will return to... more
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Stapleton, Lambert, Underwood And Vegas Win At ACMs
Stapleton, Lambert, Underwood And Vegas Win At ACMs 6:00 AM, Monday, 4/16/2018 6:00 AM, Monday, 4/16/2018 By: Associated Press Chris Pizzello / Invision/AP Carrie Underwood ACMs Carrie Underwood perfo... more
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Live Nation Urban Expands Summer Block Party To Philadelphia, Doubles Down On Chicago
Live Nation Urban Expands Summer Block Party To Philadelphia, Doubles Down On Chicago 5:29 AM, Tuesday, 4/17/2018 5:29 AM, Tuesday, 4/17/2018 By: Jay Smith Powers Imagery Boyz II Men Boyz II Men play ... more
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Big Wreck 20th Anniversary Tour
Good news! Big Wreck released more tickets for the London and Hamilton dates on the ‘In Loving Memory Of’ Anniversary tour! Get yours now before it’s too late! http://smarturl.it/BWTourDates  #ILMOTOUR more
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Madison Club The Frequency Closing, ‘In Storage Until Further Notice’
Madison Club The Frequency Closing, ‘In Storage Until Further Notice’ 7:19 AM, Tuesday, 4/17/2018 By: Ryan Borba Frequency Madison James Pederson Photography via Facebook The 200-capacity The Frequen... more
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Jade Presents Taps Steve Hoiberg As Talent Buyer
Jade Presents Taps Steve Hoiberg As Talent Buyer 10:20 AM, Tuesday, 4/17/2018 10:20 AM, Tuesday, 4/17/2018 By: Ryan Borba Fargo, N.D.-based concert promoter Jade Presents has announced Steve Hoiberg i... more
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CTS Eventim Continues Italy Expansion By Acquiring Vivo Concerti
CTS Eventim Continues Italy Expansion By Acquiring Vivo Concerti 6:10 AM, Tuesday, 4/17/2018 By: Gideon Gottfried Clemente Zard CEO of Vivo Concerti CTS Eventim bought a majority stake in Italian conc... more
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Meet Peter Van Der Veer, New President Of The European Arenas Association
Meet Peter Van Der Veer, New President Of The European Arenas Association 7:52 AM, Tuesday, 4/17/2018 7:52 AM, Tuesday, 4/17/2018 By: Gideon Gottfried The European Arenas Association (EAA) has announ... more
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Michael Bublé Returns To Stage At Vancouver Juno Awards
Vancouver superstar Michael Bublé will be hosting the 47th annual Juno Awards, which will broadcast live on CBC from the Rogers Arena in the singer`s hometown on Sunday, March 25.
“I’m so grateful for the opportunity to host such an iconic night in Canadian music,” said Bublé, a 12-time Juno winner. “To be able to host the Juno Awards in my hometown is both an honour and a privilege.”
Juno Week in Vancouver launches on March 19. The `09 events in the city reportedly resulted in an ec... more
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Toronto Ice Storm Punctures Rogers Centre Roof, Indoor Baseball Game Postponed
Toronto Ice Storm Punctures Rogers Centre Roof, Indoor Baseball Game Postponed 9:42 AM, Tuesday, 4/17/2018 9:42 AM, Tuesday, 4/17/2018 By: Ryan Borba Tom Szczerbowski / Getty Images Rogers Centre Roof... more
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Live Nation Signs On As Bald Hill Promoter
Live Nation Signs On As Bald Hill Promoter 10:26 AM, Tuesday, 4/17/2018 10:26 AM, Tuesday, 4/17/2018 By: Francisco Rendon Long Island Events, LLC, operator of The Amphitheater at Bald Hill in Farmingv... more
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Neko Case Adds September Shows; Cities Include Milwaukee, Des Moines, Atlanta And Saint Paul
Neko Case Adds September Shows; Cities Include Milwaukee, Des Moines, Atlanta And Saint Paul 10:51 AM, Tuesday, 4/17/2018 By: Jay Smith Steve Jennings Neko Case Luther Burbank Center For The Arts, San... more
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Controversial Rappers Cause German Echo To Rethink Nomination And Award Process
Controversial Rappers Cause German Echo To Rethink Nomination And Award Process 11:04 AM, Tuesday, 4/17/2018 11:04 AM, Tuesday, 4/17/2018 By: Gideon Gottfried Last week's Echo award ceremony in Germa... more
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Canadian Music Week is Delighted to Announce Jeff Craib as One of the 2018 Inductees into the  Canadian Music & Broadcast Industry Hall of Fame
TORONTO, ON - (January 3, 2018) - Jeff will be honoured for his accomplishments and established career in the music industry at the annual Canadian Music and Broadcast Industry Awards Gala Dinner at Rebel Nightclub in Toronto on Thursday May 10th, 2018.  more
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Scott Helman
Three years after the release of his first EP, Augusta, Canadian singer-songwriter Scott Helman has unleashed his debut full-length LP, Hôtel de Ville, a collection of 12 alt-pop coming-of-age tracks. The 22-year-old Toronto native who successfully broke into the music industry in his mid-teens earned himself two Juno Award nominations, certified gold status for his hit, Bungalow, and began quickly fielding comparisons to the likes of Vance Joy and Jeff Buckley. more
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BB King Blues Club Closing, Final Shows at Times Square Location Featuring Buddy Guy, Rick Ross, George Clinton
BB King Blues Club Closing, Final Shows at Times Square Location Featuring Buddy Guy, Rick Ross, George Clinton 12:07 PM, Tuesday, 4/17/2018 12:07 PM, Tuesday, 4/17/2018 By: Ryan Borba The B.B. King B... more
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Ms. Lauryn Hill Celebrates Two Decades Of ‘Miseducation’
Ms. Lauryn Hill Celebrates Two Decades Of ‘Miseducation’ 3:50 PM, Tuesday, 4/17/2018 3:50 PM, Tuesday, 4/17/2018 By: Jay Smith Boston, Toronto, Atlanta, San Diego and Dallas are among the cities welco... more
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Let’s Head To Some Sheds! Amphitheatre Season Set To Launch In North America
Let’s Head To Some Sheds! Amphitheatre Season Set To Launch In North America 9:00 AM, Tuesday, 4/17/2018 9:00 AM, Tuesday, 4/17/2018 By: Francisco Rendon With the weather changing toward long days of ... more
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Breaking: UTA Acquires Circle Talent Agency; Artists Include Marshmello, Kaskade, Illenium, Excision
By: Ryan Borba Circle Talent Agency Kevin Gimble and Steve Gordon United Talent Agency has acquired leading electronic dance music agency Circle Talent Agency, putting Circle Talent partners Steve Gor... more
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BNL`s Kevin Hearn Talks Fake Nudes And More
Released this past Friday, Fake Nudes is the 15th album from Barenaked Ladies. Their prolific output over a career now spanning 29 years has been matched by few Canadian bands.
In a recent chat with FYI, keyboardist/vocalist Kevin Hearn discussed touring, his increased songwriting role in the band, and his work outside BNL. more
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