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News Story

Jeff Craib
October 5, 2017
by David Farrell

TFA’s growth has come from developing talent both inside the company with our staff and outside with the artists represented on our roster.

October 5, 2017
by FYI Staff

The CCMA Awards' reigning Male Artist of the Year has announced a three-month, 44-show Canadian tour beginning in January.

October 5, 2017
by FYI Staff

The Audience Insights Inc. president galvanized an audience at last year’s Ontario Association of Broadcasters with a  focus group showing that millennials have largely unplugged from mainstream media. This year he puts Gen Xers under the microscope.

NAC
October 4, 2017
by FYI Staff

The Slaight family's support of music and the arts in Canada continues with the latest installment placing the spotlight on burgeoning acts at the prestigious National Arts Centre.

October 4, 2017
by FYI Staff

The iHeartRadio Jingle Ball follows the expansion of the brand’s live summer events, including a fan event during CMW, and concerts in Calgary and Vancouver.

October 3, 2017
by External Source

Q3 insights include weekly on-demand audio streams surpassing 800 million for the first time ever, and a cume of 27.6 billion so far in 2017.

Tom Petty and Bob Dylan, Madison Square Gardens July 16, 1986 Photo courtesy of Patrick Harbron
October 3, 2017
by FYI Staff

The music world is mourning the loss of one of its brightest stars, felled by a heart attack yesterday. The rocker and his longtime band The Heartbreakers were inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2002.

Las Vegas festival shooting
October 2, 2017
by FYI Staff

The deadliest mass shooting in US history took place at a country music festival on Sunday night. Music Canada Live, promoter Live Nation and Sony Nashville quickly responded with official statements.

October 2, 2017
by External Source

Here is this week's Nielsen Marketwatch report which features Canadian music stats for the current week and YTD with comparisons to last year.

October 2, 2017
by FYI Staff

The west-coast imprint has had more than its fair share of success on the pop and country music charts and now wants to dominate the comedy chart.

October 2, 2017
by FYI Staff

We are more than five months out from the big event, but organizing body CARAS today has opened submissions for the 47th awards show that takes place late March in Vancouver.