Hollie Shaw | January 27, 2017 6:42 PM ET
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TORONTO • The digital music and movie boom has claimed another bricks and mortar victim, with HMV Canada set to close all of its 102 stores in the coming months after 30 years in business.
The ailing company, which...
2016 takes another pop star..
Singer George Michael has died aged 53, his publicist has said.
The star, who launched his career with Wham! in the 1980s and later continued his success as a solo performer, is said to have "passed away...
By Kimberly Hutcherson and Dan Simon, CNN
Updated 12:33 PM ET, Sat December 3, 2016
Oakland, California (CNN)A fire broke out Friday night during a party at a two-story warehouse and artists' studio in Oakland, killing at least nine people and leaving about two dozen missing, the California...
Sun / 27 Nov 2016 / 6:47 PM
Abrams' voice graced hits like "Trapped" and "How Soon We Forget."
House and R&B vocalist and producer Colonel Abrams has died at the age of 67.
The New York-based artist, real name Donald Abrams, died on Thanksgiving, November 24th...
The Red Bull Music Academy has announced the schedule for its Montreal edition, happening between September 24th and October 28th.
The festivities begin at Never Apart on September 24th, with lineup that includes Mathew Jonson, Aurora Halal, Xosar and DJ Richard. A few days later, on the...
Damian Jones, 30th June 2016
Apple has been awarded the right for a new system which could potentially stop people filming concerts with their iPhones.
The company’s invention would allow venues to use an infrared beam to disable photography on mobile phones, preventing people from taking...
Dancing Room Only – Toronto
by Juno Plus on 27.06.2016 at 12:18pm
The focus switches to Canada as Brendan Arnott speaks with some of the promoters and collectives striving for something more on the dancefloor in Toronto.
Toronto’s musical communities may be elusive to outsiders, but if...
July 9, July 30, and August 20
First lineup includes the long awaited return of Claude Young :O!technics1200technics1200technics1200
Denise Matthews, the singer known by her stage name Vanity, has passed away at the age of 57.
The Canadian-born singer and member of girl group Vanity 6 died from kidney failure. She passed away at a hospital in Fremont, California on Monday (February 15). Her death was a result of crack...
Toronto fans of Gary Numan will be pleased to learn that the cult new wave legend has planned a three-night stint this spring.
The shows will take place on May 23, 24 and 25 at the Opera House. They're part of a tour that Numan is booking where he'll play a different classic album in full each...
Posted by Derek Flack / February 1, 2016
Play De Record is leaving Yonge St., though thankfully not Toronto. The retail institution, which has called the city's main artery home for a quarter century, is relocating to Spadina and College as of March 1st.
It's not exactly surprising news. Yonge...
Twenty-seven people - mostly teenagers and young people - have been killed after fire broke out at a nightclub in Bucharest, officials say.
The blaze took hold at the Colectiv club on Friday night, causing a stampede for the exit.
Emergency response chief Raed Arafat said 155 people were...
Amon Tobin 9:30pm
Sat July 18
Nathan Phillips Square
note: NOT billed as an ISAM event
London, Ontario, Canada / (CFPL AM) AM 980
March 28, 2015 09:20 am
All Future Shop stores in Canada have closed, effective immediately.
The news was delivered simultaneously to employees across the country early Saturday morning as they were showing up for their shifts.
In a news...
By Andrew Flanagan |
February 26, 2015 8:42 AM EST
After seven months of semi-public back-and-forth, a conversation instigated in part by Aussie piracy and Beyonce's surprise release in December of 2013 has resulted in the global recording industry accepting Friday as the release date for...