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The Northern Pikes Return With First New Album In 16 Years, Forest Of Love, Out June 7

The Northern Pikes Return With First New Album In 16 Years, Forest Of Love, Out June 7
14 MAY 2019 (TORONTO, ON) – The legacy of Canadian rockers The Northern Pikes continues in 2019 with the release of their brand-new ninth studio album, Forest of Love. Slated for release on June 7 via Universal Music Canada, the country’s leading music company, Forest of Love is available for preorder now on digital, CD and limited-edition opaque white coloured vinyl LP. To coincide with today’s... Read More

Aerosmith, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Kid Rock, and Nickelback to headline inaugural ROXODUS Festival

Aerosmith, Lynyrd Skynyrd, Kid Rock, and Nickelback to headline inaugural ROXODUS Festival
Thousands of music fans will gather this summer in Edenvale, Ontario, with views of the stunning Blue Mountain hills, 90 minutes north of Toronto and 10 minutes from Wasaga Beach for the first annual ROXODUS Festival – an epic four-day event running July 11-14, 2019. A once in a lifetime experience with a stellar line up of iconic artists, ROXODUS is... Read More

The Beaches Announce The Professional EP Set For Release On May 16

The Beaches Announce The Professional EP Set For Release On May 16
May 06 2019 (Toronto, ON) – JUNO Award-winning female rock band The Beaches today announce The Professional EP, due May 16 via Universal Music Canada. Produced by the band’s long-time collaborator Jacknife Lee (The Killers, U2, Weezer), the collection features the group’s current single “Snake Tongue” and shattering fan favourite “Fascination.” WATCH THE VIDEO FOR “SNAKE TONGUE” HERE https://thebeaches.lnk.to/ASTP Strapped... Read More

Joe Keithley For PM – Go Figure!

Joe Keithley For PM – Go Figure!
In his hometown of Burnaby, BC, Canada, Joe Keithley ran a campaign based on affordable housings for all, help for the disadvantaged, sustainability and grassroots democracy. Facing well-financed and vicious opponents, Keithley took a shoestring budget and his punk rock attitude and was elected as a city councillor. Burnaby is BC’s third biggest city and Canada’s most culturally diverse, 150 languages can... Read More

A Tribe Called Red Release NDN Kars (Remix)

A Tribe Called Red Release NDN Kars (Remix)
Award-winning DJ collective, A Tribe Called Red, returns with a new track – NDN Kars (Remix). The track is a reimagining of Keith Secola’s 1990s classic rock song, Indian Cars, and sees Tribe blending the singalong hooks of the community classic, with elements of traditional Pow Wow drums and variations of dance music. Once again, Tribe is delivering the kind... Read More

Gord Downie announced as the 2019 Allan Slaight Humanitarian Spirit Award Recipient

Gord Downie announced as the 2019 Allan Slaight Humanitarian Spirit Award Recipient
Canadian Music Week is pleased to announce Gord Downie as the 2019 recipient of the Allan Slaight Humanitarian Spirit Award. Outside of his career as a musician, poet and front-man for The Tragically Hip, Gord committed his time to causes close to his heart. He dedicated the last few years of his life educating the country on its past, moving toward reconciliation and also spent... Read More

Roxodus Music Fest Single Day Tickets On Sale Now

Roxodus Music Fest Single Day Tickets On Sale Now
Roxodus Music Fest is pleased to announce single day general admission and VIP tickets are on sale now for the four-day concert series running July 11-14, 2019 in Edenvale, ON. For a limited time, single day general admission tickets priced at $99+ taxes and fees and single day VIP tickets priced at $199+ taxes and fees will be available for each day of the... Read More

High Valley Sings For The “Single Man”: Brand New Single Out Now

High Valley Sings For The “Single Man”: Brand New Single Out Now
Between them, brothers Brad and Curtis Rempel of Atlantic Records / Warner Music Nashville duo High Valley share more than two decades of marriage with their wives – but in their brand new song, available now (listen HERE), they’re singing about a “Single Man.” Brad co-wrote the foot-stomping new track, loaded with their signature bluegrass-tinted country sound, alongside Derick Southerland... Read More

Cheers, Beers & Hallelujah: The Cadillac Three Are “Crackin’ Cold Ones With The Boys

Cheers, Beers & Hallelujah: The Cadillac Three Are “Crackin’ Cold Ones With The Boys
TORONTO, ON (April 12, 2019) – Country music’s most amped and raucous trio bring their cheers, beers and hallelujah motto from the road to the airwaves with today’s release of “Crackin’ Cold Ones With The Boys.” THE CADILLAC THREE is back on the top of playlists with their aptly-titled new single and live music video, out now on Big Machine... Read More

Marshmello to Headline iHeartRadio FanFest 2019 During Canadian Music Week in Toronto, May 8

Marshmello to Headline iHeartRadio FanFest 2019 During Canadian Music Week in Toronto, May 8
TORONTO (April 5, 2019) – iHeartRadio Canada announced today that electronic music producer and DJ Marshmello headlines its unparalleled live concert iHeartRadio FanFest, Wednesday, May 8 at REBEL Nightclub in Toronto. One of the biggest highlights during Canadian Music Week, the third installment of iHeartRadio FanFest also features a stellar line-up of hit-makers including Famba, Lu Kala, Neon Dreams, and... Read More

The Strumbellas Share Music Video For Single I’ll Wait Off New Album Rattlesnake

The Strumbellas Share Music Video For Single I’ll Wait Off New Album Rattlesnake
BAND TO PERFORM ON LATE NIGHT WITH SETH MEYERS ON APRIL 3rd  U.S. HEADLINE TOUR KICKS OFF MAY 1st  TICKETS  TO JULY 6th CONCERT AT HAMILTON’S ROYAL BOTANICAL GARDENS ON SALE NOW The Strumbellas release their highly anticipated fourth album, Rattlesnake (in Canada via the band’s own imprint, Underneath A Mountain Records, under exclusive license to eOne Music Canada; and internationally... Read More

Scott Helman Receives Gold For “Hang Ups”

Scott Helman Receives Gold For “Hang Ups”
On Friday, March 28, Warner Music Canada recording artist Scott Helman played a triumphant homecoming show at Toronto’s Danforth Music Hall as a part of the sold-out Canadian leg of his Hang Ups Tour.  Towards the end of the 90-minute set, Helman was surprised by Warner Music Canada President Steve Kane who appeared on stage in front of a capacity crowd... Read More

30th Anniversary SOCAN Awards Featuring Canada’s Brightest Stars

30th Anniversary SOCAN Awards Featuring Canada’s Brightest Stars
30th Anniversary SOCANs Shimmer with Songwriting, Composing, Music Publishing, Licensing Success Opens with a “Call Me Maybe” winner; Barenaked Ladies end with a Bang. Nickelback’s Chad Kroeger celebrated as Most-Performed Songwriter. Murda Beatz, Drake, Frank Dukes, Jack Lenz, Red Brick Songs, Jessie Reyez, Bell Media also honoured. Buffy Sainte-Marie inducted into Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame.  – More than 700... Read More

Breakout West Announces Whitehorse, Yukon As The 2019 Host City

Breakout West Announces Whitehorse, Yukon As The 2019 Host City
Whitehorse, Yukon – March 26, 2019 – The Western Canadian Music Alliance (WCMA) capped off BreakOut West 2018 in Kelowna with a captivating performance by Yukon’s Dakhká Khwáan Dancers. Today, the WCMA is thrilled to officially announce that BreakOut West 2019 will take place in Whitehorse, Yukon. From October 2-6, 2019, the 17th annual conference, showcase festival and awards celebration... Read More

The Reklaws Release Brand New Song, “I Do Too,” Out Now

The Reklaws Release Brand New Song, “I Do Too,” Out Now
Today, CCMA award-winning and JUNO nominated Canadian Country duo, The Reklaws, release their newest single, “I Do Too” via Universal Music Canada, the country’s leading music company. Listen to “I Do Too” The inspirational track, co-written by Brad Rempel of High Valley, and Nashville heavy-weight Ben Stennis, follows the Reklaws’ first  #1 radio single, “Feels Like That,” the title song... Read More

bülow Set to Release Brand New EP Crystalline on April 5th

bülow Set to Release Brand New EP Crystalline on April 5th
Winner of the 2019 Juno Award for Breakthrough Artist of the Year 21 March, 2019 (TORONTO, ON) — JUNO Award-winning, pop iconoclast bülow has announced the release of her new EP, Crystalline, on April 5th via Wax Records /Republic Records/Universal Music Canada, the country’s leading music company. Music fans can listen to the EP’s debut single, “Sweet Little Lies,” here.   The news of the release comes... Read More