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ARCADE FIRE. Announce Digital Release Of “Reflektor” Deluxe Edition September 25

ARCADE FIRE. Announce Digital Release Of “Reflektor” Deluxe Edition September 25
(TORONTO, ON – September 21, 2015) – In conjunction with the September 23 theatrical release of their feature film “The Reflektor Tapes”, Arcade Fire has confirmed the September 25 digital release of a deluxe edition of the band’s critically acclaimed, international #1 double album Reflektor. The Reflektor Deluxe Edition features another LP side’s worth of material not included on the... Read More

DALLAS SMITH INKS NEW U.S. RECORD DEAL

DALLAS SMITH INKS NEW U.S. RECORD DEAL
Blockbuster Vocalist Gears Up For Release Of Single “Kids With Cars”   Already Amassing International Appeal & Opening Slots On Major Tours Toronto, ON (August 18, 2015) – Earlier today, Dallas Smith inked a new U.S. record deal with Blaster Records through the label’s recent partnership with Big Loud Mountain. In celebration of the signing, the record-breaking Canadian country artist... Read More

Dear Rouge Wins $10,000 SOCAN Songwriting Prize

Dear Rouge Wins $10,000 SOCAN Songwriting Prize
“I Heard I Had” voted favourite of 10 nominated songs  Toronto, July 9, 2015 – Vancouver-based “alt-­rock, electro-dance and all-­around rad music duo” Dear Rouge are the winners of the 10thannual SOCAN Songwriting Prize for their song “I Heard I Had.” Band members Andrew McTaggart and Danielle McTaggart will receive a $10,000 cash prize, along with a Martin D-16GT acoustic... Read More

THE TEA PARTY REISSUE ICONIC ALBUM, THE EDGES OF TWILIGHT, ON SEPTEMBER 4

THE TEA PARTY REISSUE ICONIC ALBUM,   THE EDGES OF TWILIGHT, ON SEPTEMBER 4
CELEBRATE 20th ANNIVERSARY OF THE ALBUM WITH CANADIAN TOUR AND SPECIAL REMASTERED VERSION  Toronto, ON – June 22, 2015 – To commemorate the 20th anniversary of The Edges of Twilight, The Tea Party have announced the release of a deluxe remastered CD, remastered LP, and a North American tour. It has been 20 years since the group released the iconic album featuring such singles as Sister Awake and The Bazaar. The... Read More

MEDICAL EMERGENCY FORCES NICKELBACK TO CANCEL NORTH AMERICAN DATES FOR 2015 NO FIXED ADDRESS TOUR, CHAD KROEGER TO UNDERGO VOCAL CORD SURGERY

MEDICAL EMERGENCY FORCES NICKELBACK TO CANCEL NORTH AMERICAN DATES FOR 2015 NO FIXED ADDRESS TOUR, CHAD KROEGER TO UNDERGO VOCAL CORD SURGERY
Toronto, ON (June 23, 2015) – Multi-platinum selling rock band NICKELBACK is forced to cancel all remaining dates of the second leg of the 2015 No Fixed Address North American tour due to lead vocalist Chad Kroeger being diagnosed with an operable cyst on his voice box.  Kroeger will undergo surgery in 3 weeks following vocal rest ordered by doctors.  Ticket refunds will be... Read More

ROCK ‘N’ ROLL FANTASY CAMP IS COMING TO TORONTO JUNE 4-7 FEATURING AEROSMITH’S JOE PERRY

ROCK ‘N’ ROLL FANTASY CAMP IS COMING TO TORONTO JUNE 4-7 FEATURING AEROSMITH’S JOE PERRY
MUSIC LOVERS GET A CHANCE TO COLLABORATE WITH THEIR ROCK IDOLS “I  have a great time interacting with everyone who attends the camp. They are so stoked to get up and jam, it’s worth it to be there to experience the thrill they feel from the many accomplishments they’ve learned during their time spent at the Camp. Sharing in the... Read More

ALANIS MORISSETTE TO BE INDUCTED INTO THE CANADIAN MUSIC HALL OF FAME

ALANIS MORISSETTE TO BE INDUCTED INTO THE CANADIAN MUSIC HALL OF FAME
Award-winning singer-songwriter will be honoured at The 2015 JUNO Awards on Sunday, March 15 Toronto, ON (February 10, 2015) – The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) is pleased to announce Alanis Morissette as the 2015 inductee into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame. Spanning nearly three decades, Morissette’s extraordinary career has produced a string of chart-topping albums... Read More

The SiriusXM JUNO KickOff to open JUNO Weekend with The Sheepdogs

The SiriusXM JUNO KickOff to open JUNO Weekend with The Sheepdogs
SiriusXM’s JUNO Radio returns, featuring past and present nominees TORONTO, FEBRUARY 5, 2015 – SiriusXM Canada, the country’s leading audio entertainment company, today opened up ticket sales for the SiriusXM JUNO KickOff, featuring four time JUNO Award winners The Sheepdogs on March 12 in Hamilton, Ontario. Now in its second year, the event, hosted by The Canadian Academy of Recording... Read More

RAY DANNIELS TO BE HONORED WITH WALT GREALIS SPECIAL ACHIEVEMENT AWARD AT THE 2015 JUNO AWARDS

RAY DANNIELS TO BE HONORED WITH  WALT GREALIS SPECIAL ACHIEVEMENT AWARD  AT THE 2015 JUNO AWARDS
Renowned Music Executive Acknowledged for His Myriad Contributions to the Canadian Music Industry Toronto, ON (January 29, 2015) — The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) today announced Ray Danniels as the recipient of the 2015 Walt Grealis Special Achievement Award, that recognizes individuals who have made an impact on the Canadian music industry. Danniels will be honoured... Read More

eOne Music Canada Earns 13 Nominations For The 2015 JUNO Awards In Multiple Genres

eOne Music Canada Earns 13 Nominations For The 2015 JUNO Awards In Multiple Genres
TORONTO, January 27, 2015 — The nominees for the 2015 JUNO Awards were announced by The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) at a press conference at The Danforth Music Hall in Toronto on Tuesday morning, as Canada’s top artists now get ready for a trip to JUNO Week in Hamilton, March 9 – March 15, 2015. eOne... Read More

NASH-MacINNES

NASH-MacINNES
  Long Live The Blues Any Canadian Blues aficionado worth his/her salt knows the story of Edmonton’s Hot Cottage who in the early 1970’s, aided by Stoney Plain Records’ president, Holger Petersen, hooked-up with legendary blues artist Big Walter Hortonwhat became a landmark recording session for teenage vocalist Nancy Nash. At Horton’s request, Nash sang “Hound Dog”, jammed on “Worried... Read More