Jim Cuddy Family band to headline inaugural Sawdust City Music Festival

The Gravenhurst Opera House will play host to the inaugural Sawdust City Music Festival, to be held on Civic Holiday weekend (August 4 – 6) and will be one of the many events this summer in celebration of Canada 150.  Performers at this three-day festival include the Jim Cuddy Family Band, Bet Smith & The Currie Bros, C&C Surf […]

Win an Osheaga Artist World culinary experience for 4

What could possibly be better than spending a gorgeous August weekend on Île Notre-Dame in Montréal taking in the experience that is Osheaga? How about spending part of that incredible weekend hanging out in Artist World surrounded by VIPs and performers while you and 3 friends enjoy a four Couse meal prepared by world renowned […]

Taiwan’s music scene to be represented at Canadian Music Week

The Rivoli will play host to Taiwan Beats, a showcase featuring three bands from Taiwan; including bluesy garage band, 88 Balaz, Indigenous group, Outlet Drift, and electro-indie band, P. C. B.  The show is in partnership with The Wall, one of Taiwan’s premiere event hubs.  It will take place on Thursday April 20th with doors and cocktail reception at 6:00 pm […]

JUNO Award nominees pay tribute to other JUNO Nominees via Mashup

When the dust has settled, and the bubble-wrap comes off unwrapping those JUNO Awards, one song will be remembered long after the broadcast. It’s the JUNO Mashup: Devised by Matt Dusk, and calling his friends Barbra Lica & Heather Bambrick, the trio croon the tunes of Shawn Mendes, The Weeknd, Alessia Cara, Sia and Drake. […]

Metalocalypstick Fest announce first batch of bands to line-up

The second annual Metalocalypstick Fest is just around the corner. This two-day family friendly fest out of Valemount, British Columbia features metal, hardcore and punk bands with female power. Set near Jasper National Park, what’s better then metal-babes and the Canadian Rockies? Originally founded by Kaija Kinney of Vancouver’s Anarchenon. She states “This festival means […]

Saskatoon Saskatchewan Jazz Festival Announces 2017 Ticketed Lineup

Since 1987, one of the highlights of the Saskatoon festival and event circuit – and must see for any music lover at heart – is the SaskTel Saskatchewan Jazz Festival. Running this year from June 23 to July 2, the SaskTel Saskatchewan Jazz Festival is excited to announce the entire 2017 ticketed lineup including artists playing at […]

Boots and Hearts Pre-Party announced at The Phoenix Concert Theatre as part of Canadian Music Week

Fans who just can’t wait for The Boots and Hearts Music Festival, held in August at Burl’s Creek in Oro-Medonte, ON have the opportunity to catch a glimpse of some of country music’s most promising rising stars at the Boots and Hearts Pre-Party, a special edition of the KX Country Hot Shots Series as part of Canadian […]