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Nickelback is now part of APA's superstar roster
August 17, 2017
by David Farrell

The Agency for the Performing Arts has expanded its operations into Canada with former UTA Canada COO and CEO Jack Ross and Ralph James heading the Toronto-based division.

Rob Zifarelli. Photo: Ryan Bolton
August 17, 2017
by FYI Staff

With the UTA closure, the veteran live music agent is heading Paradigm's new Canadian office along with two other agents he has worked closely with in recent years.

August 2, 2017
by David Farrell

The closure affects a wide swath of Canadian acts, from the aforementioned Nickelback to Marianas Trench, Skydiggers, Bahamas, 54:40, Billy Talent, City and Colour, Alexisonfire, Sam Roberts Band, Doc Walker, Trailer Park Boys, and Walk Off The Earth.

Rush (Alex Lifeson, Neil Peart and Geddy Lee) was a Modern Era inductee to the Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2010
August 1, 2017
by FYI Staff

The list of artists to appear at the Canadian Songwriting Hall of Fame's induction ceremony just got longer and better.

UTA logo to be replaced soon with Jack Ross's signature agency
August 1, 2017
by David Farrell

The multi-million dollar booking agency may be closing down in Canada, but the music booking shop's CEO has his own plans for working with Canadian acts.

Canada CEO Jack Ross is one of those affected by the closure
August 1, 2017
by David Farrell

UTA’s Canadian office has employed 23, including executive officers Jack Ross, Ralph James, and Rob Zifarelli.

Bat Out Of Hell The Musical producers (from l-r) Michael Cohl, David Sonenberg, Tony Smith, and Randy Lennox
June 23, 2017
by David Farrell

The Jim Steinman epic rock opera opened in London to ecstatic reviews. In fact, one could even go so far as to say the reviewers have gone gaga over the three-hour production.

Arkells' Max Kerman with The Arkettes last night
June 19, 2017
by Hannah Alper

Arkells' Max Kerman with The Arkettes last night

Ken Craig, LN's new VP, Ottawa Region
June 11, 2017
by FYI Staff

The concert company is expanding across Canada, and taking on more localized festival and venue management roles.

Justin Bieber on stage at One Love Manchester
June 5, 2017
by FYI Staff

Sunday's One Love Manchester spectacular concert was in part a throwback to the Summer of Love (with video).

Ariana Grande suprised Manchester bombing victims in hospital yesterday
June 4, 2017
by FYI Staff

Ariana Grande's manager has affirmed that the

Ariana Grande returns to the UK. Pic: The Mirror
June 2, 2017
by FYI Staff

Bell Media is expected to announce it will be broadcasting the