This multi-faceted talent is now in demand as a songwriter and producer for a wide array of artists. One recent project took him to the famed Abbey Road Studios in London.
On his new album Canadiana Grotesquica, the maverick klezmer meets punk songsmith is more earthbound and peppers his lyrics with references to prominent Canadians.
Rod Stewart updates "Do Ya Think I'm Sexy," Maroon 5 has another successful collaboration with Sza, Tim Hicks continues his streak of hits, and Danko Jones hits the jackpot with the 2nd Wild Cat single.
I feel fortunate to catch up with Ed Preston who many know as Mr RCA, but judging from this interview I think Ed would have loved to talk more about playing the drums.
Best known as the singer/guitarist for Hamilton, ON's Young Rival, D’Alesio decided to make a solo album that became very much a one-man project. The result has just been released on the Paper Bag imprint.
Still riding high on the success of his 2016 self-titled debut album for Warner Music Canada, country artist Aaron Goodvin has struck pay dirt again with “Lonely Drum.”
Taylor Swift is the breakout hit on commercial radio in this week's countdown of new spins, and German dance-pop project ItaloBrothers, led by Matthias Metten, Zacharias Adrian and Christian Müller, land Most Active status.
The idiosyncratic singer/songwriter has been described as Dylan-meets-Randy Newman. He recruited some musical friends from Montreal to contribute to his lush-sounding new album, A Brief Respite From The Terror Of Dying.
In this very personal essay, Bill King reflects upon the insidious nature of racism in the South and the ways in which music can bridge the divide.
The adventurous singer/composer/producer collaborates with Twin Rains on her new single, "The Light Years."
A taste of what's new and hot on Canadian radio this week, courtesy of the Yangaroo/DMDS music charts.
There's nothing manufactured about this all-female country quartet from Alberta. They defy genre stereotypes by writing their songs and playing their instruments, and the results are quickly getting the band noticed.