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5 Things You Didn't Know About Juno Award-Winner Sean Jones

Jessica Young | Posted 08.27.2016 | Entertainment
Jessica Young

Jones is now flying solo and with it, he recently released his debut album titled Waiting For Midnight. I got to spend the afternoon with the star and here are 5 discoveries I just had to share.

Top Ten Reasons to Visit Quebec Provence, Canada

Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson | Posted 08.11.2016 | Travel
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Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson

Moving among wildlife and experiencing the outdoors are favorite vacation motivators for me, and knowing this adventure would be special, I invited my 12-year old granddaughter to accompany me to make for a cross-generational experience.

Celtic Canadian Connections

Stephen D. Winick | Posted 05.30.2015 | Arts
Stephen D. Winick

Like the folk musics of Spain and North America, the music of Wales has a long and deep connection with that of Ireland; from the bardic schools of the middle ages, which sent harpers and singers between them, to today's folk revival, the two countries have influenced each other unceasingly for centuries.

Traditude: Traditional Music With a Twist

Stephen D. Winick | Posted 05.13.2015 | Arts
Stephen D. Winick

A couple of weeks ago, I returned from the Folk Alliance International conference with an earful of tunes and a bagful of CDs. At the conference I noted a particular orientation to traditional folk music that I've come to think of as "traditude."

Only Love Can Bring You Down: Why Neil Young And Pegi's Split Broke My Heart

Lauren Daley | Posted 11.02.2014 | Entertainment
Lauren Daley

I could quote any of their words like a Southern preacher quotes the Bible. My rock and roll apostles. All, to me, spoke Truth. But while the others had been divorced too many collective times to count, Neil and Pegi stood tall and strong, always.

How I Wrote "Sucker"

Mo Kenney | Posted 08.24.2013 | Canada Music
Mo Kenney

Hello. I am writing to you live from my songwriting cave where I have made myself a hermit. Garageband, notepads and instruments -- this is how I write songs. I lock myself away and spew out everything in my brain and just try to make it sound nice/make some sense.

Avril Lavigne's Ex-Husband Looks ... Different

Posted 06.10.2013 | Celebrity

It's been a while since we've seen Sum 41 frontman Deryck Whibley, and he's looking different these days. The 33-year-old was spotted out with his...

Justin Bieber Is A 'Heartbreaker'

Posted 06.04.2013 | Entertainment

Lest he be upstaged by his on-again off-again girlfriend Selena Gomez, Justin Bieber announced his next single hours after Gomez premiered new music a...

Number One

Reuters | Posted 08.02.2013 | Entertainment

LONDON, June 2 (Reuters) - American R&B singer Robin Thicke has scored his first number one in the British singles charts with "Blurred Lines", whic...

Watch A Hilarious Mashup Of Celine Dion Dancing To Daft Punk

Posted 05.24.2013 | Entertainment

Happy Friday, part 4344: Some wise chap edited archival footage of Celine Dion dancing against Daft Punk's "Get Lucky." The results will have you in s...

Want To Party With Bieber? You'll Have To Keep Your Mouth Shut

Posted 05.24.2013 | Celebrity

If you happen to be a guest at one of Justin Bieber's parties and decide to talk about the fete, he might just sue you for $5 million. Bieber's ca...

Justin Bieber BOOED While Accepting Award

Posted 05.21.2013 | Entertainment

Justin Bieber was booed at the Billboard Music Awards, despite winning two awards and performing twice. The "Beauty and the Beat" singer was accep...

Drake Joins Kanye In 'Anchorman 2'

Posted 05.21.2013 | Entertainment

Drake started from the bottom and now he's in "Anchorman 2." The Canadian rap star was spotted on the set of "Anchorman: The Legend Continues" on Satu...

The Real Reason Avril Lavigne Doesn't Want To Grow Up?

Stephanie Marcus | Posted 07.10.2013 | Entertainment
Stephanie Marcus

Lavigne is like the prom queen who peaked in high school, looking back on her glory days. While other pop stars who hit it big in their teens have made efforts to be taken more seriously, like her attitude, Lavigne's music hasn't matured at all in her more than decade-long career.

Avril Is Still 'Complicated'

Posted 05.16.2013 | Entertainment

Avril Lavigne plays the part of Peter Pan on Top-40 radio this summer with the hand-waving anthem "Here's To Never Growing Up." The song already sound...

NRA Lobbyist's TV Appearance Prompts Catchy Bluegrass Tune

The Huffington Post | Will Wrigley | Posted 05.03.2013 | DC

How cool would it be if a band were to write a song about you? What if you didn't know anyone in the band and they lived in another country thousan...

Tegan And Sara Land A New Gig

The Huffington Post | Glennisha Morgan | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Canadian lesbian twin sister indie pop stars Tegan And Sara just snagged a brand new gig. The "Closer" singers will be serving as music supervisor...

Curtis M. Wong

Meet The Transgender Singer-Songwriter Named 'Canada's Sexiest Man' | Curtis M. Wong | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

"Typical dude, moves somewhere, meets a girl, gets his heartbroken and writes a bunch of good songs." That's how Lucas Silveira describes the insp...

Coming Out From the Dark

Madison Violet | Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices
Madison Violet

We found safe haven in acceptance. Garnered new fans while thankfully not losing the old ones. From city to city, they now collectively make up a beautifully diverse audience. Old and young. Men, women and children. Gay and straight.

Lucas Kavner

Major Indie Rock Outfit Plays Final American Shows | Lucas Kavner | Posted 12.03.2011 | Home

SAN FRANCISCO -- Broken Social Scene have been called a lot of things -- Canadian supergroup, rock collective, family, alt-pioneers, "guitar-maelstrom...

Paul Needham

Canada's New Music Hub | Paul Needham | Posted 08.23.2011 | Arts

Shortly after Brad Cloepfil, the principal at Allied Works Architecture, began working on designs for a new National Music Centre in Canada, he asked ...