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The 50th Annual JUNO Awards Pushed Back to May 16, 2021

The 50th Annual JUNO Awards Pushed Back to May 16, 2021
The JUNOS announced updates to its Golden Anniversary in a virtual press conference earlier today Three new JUNO Award statuettes unveiled MusiCounts to award $1.5 million dollars worth of instruments in 2021 The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) announced today that The JUNO Awards, returning to Toronto for the 50th anniversary, will move to May 2021. Originally... Read More

George Harrison’s All Things Must Pass Celebrates 50th Anniversary

George Harrison’s All Things Must Pass Celebrates 50th Anniversary
George Harrison’s Seminal 1970 Solo Album, All Things Must Pass, Celebrated On Its 50th Anniversary Today With New Stereo Mix Of Legendary Title Track Record Store Day Limited Edition, Individually Numbered 7” Vinyl Reissue Of “My Sweet Lord” Available Now In celebration of the 50th anniversary of George Harrison’s classic solo album, All Things Must Pass, the George Harrison Estate is... Read More

Canuck Superstars Join Forces On “Monster” Single

Canuck Superstars Join Forces On “Monster” Single
GRAMMY-nominated multi-Platinum singer/songwriter Shawn Mendes released “Monster” with Justin Bieber, the second single off Shawn’s highly anticipated fourth studio album Wonder, out December 4 via Island Records/Universal Music Canada, the country’s leading music company.  The two superstars also teamed up for a music video directed by Colin Tilley. Listen here Watch the video here The album is available for preorder here. Wonder follows three consecutive #1 album debuts, 3... Read More

The Unison Benevolent Fund Announces ‘Canada In Unison Holiday Special: In Concert’ December 17th Via Sessions Live @ 8PM ET

The Unison Benevolent Fund Announces ‘Canada In Unison Holiday Special: In Concert’ December 17th Via Sessions Live @ 8PM ET
All Proceeds To Support The Unison Benevolent Fund – Providing Counselling & Emergency Financial Relief To The Canadian Music Industry  Announced today, Canada’s beloved artist community will come together with the Unison Benevolent Fund – an assistance program that provides discreet relief to music industry professionals in times of crisis – to host Canada In Unison Holiday Special: In Concert – a virtual concert... Read More

Hotel Mira release animated video for “Better On Your Own”

Hotel Mira release animated video for “Better On Your Own”
With the early 2020 release of their album Perfectionism, Vancouver’s Hotel Mira have perfected the art of combining upbeat, jovial melodies with a heavy, poignant lyricism that explores the depths of human emotions. Today, the band treats fans to an uplifting tale of resilience with the release of their light-hearted music video for “Better On Your Own.” Matching the buoyant energy of the infectious pop-rock track,... Read More

Anne Murray Gifts Fans With The Ultimate Christmas Collection

Anne Murray Gifts Fans With The Ultimate Christmas Collection
Canadian music legend Anne Murray is bringing some early holiday cheer to fans with The Ultimate Christmas Collection, set to be released on November 20, 2020, in 2-CD, digital and double-vinyl formats via Universal Music Canada, the country’s leading music company. This collection of 22 songs have been selected from Murray’s personal favourites from the six chart-topping Christmas albums she... Read More

Barenaked Ladies Announce An Exclusive Streaming Event Barenaked Ladies Presents: A Very Virtual Christmas

Barenaked Ladies Announce An Exclusive Streaming Event Barenaked Ladies Presents: A Very Virtual Christmas
Barenaked Ladies announce a very special holiday streaming event BARENAKED LADIES PRESENTS: A Very Virtual Christmas, to take place on Friday December 18, 2020 at 9pm EST / 6pm PST with a UK only encore Saturday December 19, 2020 at 5pm GMT. Hosted on sessionslive.com, tickets are $15 USD and seasonal merchandise and ticket bundles will also be available to purchase HERE. Like our favourite variety shows from... Read More

k-os Shares Video for “SUPERNOVAS”

k-os Shares Video for “SUPERNOVAS”
k-os – Photo by Catherine Stockhausen Legendary hip-hop artist k-os returned this fall with his groovy and slick hit “SUPERNOVAS” and today he shares the out of this world video. Watch the video here.   Since the release of the track earlier this fall, it’s received critical acclaim with Complex saying it’s “ a tailfeather-shaking slab of disco-pop.” The single has also quickly... Read More

Dean Brody Drops New Album And Single With Mickey Guyton

Dean Brody Drops New Album And Single With Mickey Guyton
Canada’s most celebrated country artist Dean Brody has been unstoppable in 2020. Today the award-winning singer-songwriter releases his 8th album Boys, an emotion-filled, 8-track collection that takes fans on a journey with both upbeat party tracks and heartfelt love songs. The album drops today with the debut of Brody’s new single by the same name, a duet with Mickey Guyton.... Read More

The Mahones Announce 30th Anniversary Retrospective – This Is All We’ve Got To Show For It

The Mahones Announce 30th Anniversary Retrospective – This Is All We’ve Got To Show For It
Punk Pioneers The Mahones Announce  30th Anniversary Retrospective: This Is All We’ve Got To Show For It – The Best Of 30 Years Heralded as pioneers of the Irish punk scene, beloved six-piece outfit The Mahones, have announced a special 30th Anniversary retrospective, This Is All We’ve Got To Show For It – The Best of 30 Years to be... Read More

First-Time Director Scott Helman Premieres His Music Video For ‘Lois’

First-Time Director Scott Helman Premieres His Music Video For ‘Lois’
‘Superman never would’ve flown as high without his Lois You’re with me when I’m way up in the sky or at my lowest You got a love, stronger than steel, lifting me up, that’s why I feel like, Superman never would’ve flown as high without his Lois’ Scott Helman brings his words to life, as the Toronto singer steps behind... Read More

Johnny Orlando Announces 13-Date Virtual It’s Never Really Over World Tour In Support Of New EP

Johnny Orlando Announces 13-Date Virtual It’s Never Really Over World Tour In Support Of New EP
This past Saturday, rising pop superstar and winner of the 2020 Europe Music Award for Best Canadian Act Johnny Orlando took to his socials to announce the virtual It’s Never Really Over World Tour in support of his latest EP released last month on Universal Music Canada, the country’s leading music company, and Island Records. The 13-date virtual tour will... Read More

Scenic Route To Alaska Share Video For Time For Yourself, New Lp Time For Yourself

Scenic Route To Alaska Share Video For Time For Yourself, New Lp Time For Yourself
Edmonton-based indie-pop trio Scenic Route to Alaska share the hilarious new video for the title track on their new LP Time For Yourself out NOW. Watch + Share HERE. The video shows a glimpse into an alternative universe and their alter egos, come along for the ride! The band will be doing their first streamed show on November 21 at The Starlight Room in celebration of... Read More

Canadian Country Music Hall of Famer & 11x JUNO Winner Murray McLauchlan Speaks to Racism in New Double-Single

Canadian Country Music Hall of Famer & 11x JUNO Winner Murray McLauchlan Speaks to Racism in New Double-Single
Canadian Country Music Hall of Famer and 11-time JUNO Award-winning artist Murray McLauchlan challenged himself to look within before tabling conversations on systemic racism, privilege, and economic disparity in this, his new double-single, “The One Percent / I Live On A White Cloud” — available now. “In the aftermath of the public killing of George Floyd in the U.S., a... Read More

Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy Announce ‘A Celtic Family Christmas At Home’ Tour

Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy Announce ‘A Celtic Family Christmas At Home’ Tour
A CELTIC FAMILY CHRISTMAS AT HOME Watch The Concert Teaser Video HERE “Here we are celebrating another Christmas and isn’t each one so unique. I always remind myself every year that Christmas doesn’t need to be what it once was because as humans, we are ever-growing and evolving and so too will our experiences. But music has always been and... Read More

“This Beat Goes On/Switchin’ to Glide” by The Kings Inducted Into Canadian Songwriters Hall Of Fame

“This Beat Goes On/Switchin’ to Glide” by The Kings Inducted Into Canadian Songwriters Hall Of Fame
The Kings in the 80s – Mr. Zero, Sonny Keyes, Max Styles, David Diamond Two songs, one classic hit.  Songwriting partners and members of The Kings, David Diamond and Mister Zero knew they had two pretty good tunes, but it wasn’t until the band put the songs together as a segue in rehearsal that the magic started to happen.  The 1980... Read More

Crowded House Release First New Music In Over A Decade

Crowded House Release First New Music In Over A Decade
Great news for their long time loyal fans, iconic band CROWDED HOUSE are set to release their first new music in more than a decade with the debut of the single “Whatever You Want” via BMG.  The video for “Whatever You Want” stars the charismatic and hugely talented indie artist Mac DeMarco making his acting debut. The video can be seen HERE. The band also announced... Read More

Jack de Keyzer, JW-Jones and Samantha Martin Lead the Nominations for the 24th Annual Maple Blues Awards

Jack de Keyzer, JW-Jones and Samantha Martin Lead the Nominations for the 24th Annual Maple Blues Awards
Despite 2020 being the year that really wasn’t, the Toronto Blues Society continues to support and promote Canadian Blues artists by announcing the nominees for the upcoming 24th Annual Maple Blues Awards. The winners will be announced online from four cities over four nights –February 1, 8, 15, and 22.  Leading the way in nominations is Toronto’s Jack de Keyzer,... Read More

Arkells Add Brand New Song “A Little More” To 
Campfire Chords Watch Official Video For “A Little More”

Arkells Add Brand New Song “A Little More” To 
Campfire Chords Watch Official Video For “A Little More”
Arkells – Photo by Nathan Nash Today, Arkells unveil a new song and video “A Little More” and add the track to Campfire Chords, a stripped-back collection of their most beloved songs plus summer single “Quitting You,” released on Universal Music Canada, the country’s leading music company. Written with a nod to the band’s piano player Anthony Carone, “A Little... Read More

Scenic Route To Alaska New LP Time For Yourself Out Now

Scenic Route To Alaska New LP Time For Yourself Out Now
Edmonton-based indie-pop trio Scenic Route to Alaska release their new LP Time For Yourself out TODAY. Listen + Share HERE. Recorded at The Hive Studio on Vancouver Island and produced by Colin Stewart and Scenic Route to Alaska, the band slept in the studio for the entire process and focused all of their energy and emotions on making the record as honest and approachable as possible.... Read More