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Gowan Live At The Peterborough Rock Fest

Gowan Live At The Peterborough Rock Fest
Lawrence Gowan Wednesday July 6th 2016 Del Crary Park Peterborough On. By Ted Van Boort Considering that he’s been a key vocalist/keyboardist  with Chicago mega stars Styx since 1999, it’s sometimes difficult to remember that before Lawrence Gowan replaced Dennis DeYoung with Styx, he boasted a pretty impressive solo career. We are fortunately reminded of his solo prowess when Gowan... Read More

Burlington’s Sound of Music Festival Announces their 2016 Line-Up

Burlington’s Sound of Music Festival Announces their 2016 Line-Up
LINE-UP ANNOUNCEMENT 2016 Sound of Music Festival presented by Tim Hortons is proud to announce the Festival’s 2016 free concert schedule. Once again this year, festival-goers will be able to enjoy free concerts on Father’s Day Weekend, June 16-19. The full 9-day schedule kicks off on June 11 with a one day ticketed event, featuring performances by The Cult, Headstones, The... Read More

ANOTHER ONE BITES THE DUST

ANOTHER ONE BITES THE DUST
When this year’s Grammy Awards stages its telecast, the Memorial section of the show will need its own time slot. The Music Industry lost another shining light Tuesday in Los Angeles with the passing of Earth Wind And Fire founder, Maurice White. This follows the recent passing of David Bowie, The Eagles’ Glenn Frey, Motorhead’s Lemmy Kilminster Joe Cocker and... Read More

BellMedia: MuchFact Continues To Give The Gift Of Giving

BellMedia: MuchFact Continues To Give The Gift Of Giving
Bell Media’s MuchFACT has announced that the fund will be distributing $542,000 to 25 recipients in four categories this month: Music Content Package, Music Videos, Online Music Video/Project, Digital Tools. Here are the recipients from the latest Music Committee meeting:   MUSIC CONTENT PACKAGE Carly Rae Jepsen   Young Empires MUSIC VIDEOS Belly – “Dealer Plated feat. French Montana” Dragonette... Read More

CITY AND COLOUR’S “LOVER COME BACK” VIDEO PREMIERES

CITY AND COLOUR’S “LOVER COME BACK” VIDEO PREMIERES
      LOVER COME BACK Video Sparks Tour Announcement    City and Colour has sparked interest in their recently announced 2016 Canadian tour with the release of “Lover Come Back”, the latest single from the band’s chart-topping `If I Should Go Before You’ record release.  “Directed by Michael Maxxis, the clip features Diem Al-Jouni, a Julliard-trained dancer who lives... Read More

COLEMAN HELL ANNOUNCES 2016 TOUR DATES WITH TWENTY ONE PILOTS

COLEMAN HELL ANNOUNCES 2016 TOUR DATES WITH TWENTY ONE PILOTS
    Self-titled EP Available Via 604 Records (Canada) + Columbia (Worldwide) Headlines Edge Jingle Bell Concert Series December 17 + Thunder Bay December 27 Watch the official video for hit single “2 Heads” Here   (December 2, 2015) – Coleman Hell has announced 2016 tour dates with Ohio’s high-tech pop duo Twenty One Pilots.  The tour kicks off in Montreal... Read More

DALLAS SMITH DOUBLES DOWN WITH THE WORLDWIDE EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE OF “KIDS WITH CARS”

DALLAS SMITH DOUBLES DOWN WITH THE WORLDWIDE EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE OF “KIDS WITH CARS”
      BLOCKBUSTER VOCALIST DALLAS SMITH DOUBLES DOWN WITH THE WORLDWIDE EXCLUSIVE PREMIERE OF “KIDS WITH CARS” MUSIC VIDEO ON CMT CANADA AND CMT (11/10)   New Single “Kids With Cars” Featured in Billboard’s “Tomorrow’s Hits”   Smith Hits The Open Road For Two-Week Run Of Shows In The U.S. And Grey Cup Festival Performance (11/26)       ... Read More

Canadian Folk Music Awards recipients announced

Canadian Folk Music Awards recipients announced
  EDMONTON, Sunday, November 8, 2015 – The recipients of the Canadian Folk Music Awards (#CFMA2015) were announced this evening at the 11th anniversary gala event at the Citadel Theatre in Edmonton, Alberta. Hosted by renowned musiciansConnie Kaldor and Benoit Bourque (La Bottine Souriante), Canada’s folk music community came together after an exciting weekend of public events, which included two... Read More

HEDLEY: Have got hit record science down pat

HEDLEY: Have got hit record science down pat
  Hello (Universal) By Keith Sharp Six studio albums in and it’s safe to say that the Abbotsford B.C quartet of Jacob Hoggard, Chris Crippin, Tommy Mac and Dave Rusin have got this hit record science down pat. The record production is spot on with current recording trends melding hook-filled lyrics with dance-oriented arrangements in a format that is irresistible... Read More