By: Staff – The nominees for the 49th Annual JUNO Awards were announced today by The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) at a press conference at the Canadian Broadcasting Centre (CBC), in downtown Toronto. JUNO Week 2020, hosted in Saskatoon, SK, will culminate with Canada’s biggest night in music – The 2020 … Continue reading
By: Staff – CMW has announced the nominees and performers for the 20th Annual Canadian Radio Music Awards (CRMA) on Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at the Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel. The Strumbellas, Alessia Cara, Ruth B, and Justin Bieber lead in nominations. The Canadian Radio Music Awards will spotlight first-time charting artists on the airwaves.The CRMA ceremony will feature performances by Bleeker, James Barker Band, Jonathan Roy, Modern Space, Ruth B, … Continue reading
By: Staff – As a thank you to their fans for one of their fastest selling tours, Dashboard Confessional’s Chris Carrabba covered some of his favorite songs for a surprise EP appropriately titled Covered + Taped. The EP includes songs by The 1975 (“Sex”), Julien Baker (“Sprained Ankle”), Justin Bieber (“Love Yourself”), and Sorority Noise (“Using”). “I love covering great songs by great artists,” Carrabba … Continue reading
Photos by: Brandon Newfield – Hip-Hop artist Post Malone, who will release his debut album, Stoney, sometime in 2016 or 2017, and which will feature guest appearances from Justin Bieber, Pharrell Williams, Kehlani, Quavo, and more, performed at Rebel Nightclub (Sound Academy) in Toronto last night. Check out our review here.
By: Emmett Robinson Smith – Chance The Rapper’s ascension on the hip-hop totem could be seen coming from a mile away. His landmark 2013 mixtape, Acid Rap, showcased a command of both musicality and artistic vision that usually takes artists years to hone, from the flamboyant jumpiness of “Good Ass Intro” to the perpetual build … Continue reading
By: Staff – GRAMMY-nominated UK troubadour James Bay has released a new video for “Best Fake Smile”. Watch it below. Bay returns stateside for a sold out spring headline tour including his Coachella debut. The full itinerary is below. Bay also received the award for “Best British Male Solo Artist” at the 2016 BRIT Awards last night in … Continue reading
By: Staff – Foo Fighters aren’t breaking up. The bad news is that their new frontman is 98 Degrees member and reality TV star Nick Lachey. In a new video posted to YouTube titled “Official Band Announcement”, the Grammy Award-winning band trolled the world with frontman Dave Grohl deciding to go solo by becoming an … Continue reading
By: Staff – The nominees for the 2016 JUNO Awards were announced by The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) at a press conference at The Phoenix Concert Theatre in Toronto this morning, as Canada’s top artists get ready for a trip to JUNO Week in Calgary, March 28 – April 3, 2016. The Weeknd garnered … Continue reading
By: Lucy Sky – Adele, and vinyl dominated 2015 music sales, while album sales declined, according to Nielsen’s annual year-end report. Adele’s 25 obliterated the first week Nielsen SoundScan record that NSync’s No Strings Attached album previously held (2.416 million sales,) with a ground-breaking 3.377 million units sold during release week. It also accounted for over … Continue reading
Photos by: Kevin Mazur – Pop singer Justin Bieber, who released his fourth album, Purpose, on November 13th, 2015 via Def Jam, performed at Rockefeller Plaza in New York City on November 18th with Hasley, and Big Sean as part of the Citi Concert Series.