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November 17, 2017
by FYI Staff

The Canadian independent music sector needs to be aware that the gravy-train days of funding from Canada's commercial radio sector are over and this fact will impact FACTOR and many local initiatives.

November 16, 2017
by Bill King

An interview with "Spike" that knocks the ball right out of the field and shatters the glass protecting Alice.

John Gallagher
November 15, 2017
by David Farrell

Gallagher’s just-published memoir of "misadventures” as a “rabble-rousing sportscaster” is an affectionate, racy, name-dropping bronco ride through a fast-paced world populated by Hollywood stars, rock ‘n’ roll queens, sports legends, and Canadian media celebrities.

OAB Town Hall summit last Thursday
November 13, 2017
by David Farrell

Today's column provides a summary from the Executive Town Hall summit at the OAB convention in Toronto last week.

Credit: fintech.uk
November 13, 2017
by External Source

Silicon Valley founders believe, ardently and innocently, that they are doing good in the world... but they spend all their time building products, raising money, and hiring talent, and the ideals usually end up on autopilot.

November 10, 2017
by David Farrell

Another year, another convention and again the meeting rooms were packed with energy and positivity, but trowel below the surface and the ballyhoo about 'audience-engagement' proves to be something of a hollow phrase.

Media Beat
November 10, 2017
by David Farrell

A column about media and the regulatory environment within and beyond Canada's borders.

November 8, 2017
by FYI Staff

TV viewing time, cable subscriptions and radio listenership are showing marginal declines, but IPTV providers are showing double-digit growth, and online video services in Canada reached almost $2 billion in revenues. Collectively, broadcasters and television service providers invested $3.1 billion in the production of Canadian programming in 2016.

Media Beat
November 8, 2017
by David Farrell

A column about media and the regulatory environment within and beyond Canada's borders.

Lite Years named in the list of 10
November 8, 2017
by FYI Staff

CTV has released 10 names of the 30 artists selected to participate in the new, six-part reality music series, The Launch. The finalists were chosen by a celebrity group of judges from over 10,000 submissions earlier this year.

Blogging broadcaster Danny Kingsbury
November 5, 2017
by Danny Kingsbury

The following is a personal story shared by Canadian broadcast veteran and current Rogers Media Rock Radio Director Danny Kingsbury on his blog – All The Web's A Stage. And All The Men And Women Merely Players.

Media Beat
November 3, 2017
by David Farrell

A column about media and the regulatory environment within and beyond Canada's borders.