Canada Music

Art Bergmann Returns As The Apostate

Jeff Rose-Martland | Posted 04.12.2016 | Canada Music
Jeff Rose-Martland

Truly great musicians defy categorization. They often defy adjectives as well, which makes them difficult to write about. That is where Art Bergmann lies: between the facts and the superlatives.

Juno Contenders The City Harmonic Live What They Sing

Joan Kelley Weisshaar Walker | Posted 04.01.2016 | Canada Music
Joan Kelley Weisshaar Walker

One of the contenders in this category is Hamilton, Ontario's own band The City Harmonic. The band is composed of four worshipers from four small churches who began by singing hymns and spiritual songs. Since then, The City Harmonic is no stranger to success, having won its first Juno in 2013.

Why Toronto's Community-First Music Model Is Gaining Global Attention

Bobby Kimberley | Posted 03.29.2016 | Canada Music
Bobby Kimberley

This is a model that Toronto's exports have seemed to follow for years -- when one artist breaks, so do the communities that have birthed them. While not entirely unique to Toronto, it's certainly a trend that has planted roots there and helped grow Canada's music scene immensely, one [Broken Social] scene at a time.

A Lifelong Duran Duran Fangirl's Hunt For Her Dream Interview

Jennifer Pellegrini | Posted 03.29.2016 | Canada Music
Jennifer Pellegrini

I had it all figured out. I was going to move to New York or L.A., or wherever TB HQ was located, and I was going to stake my claim as the confessor and confidante to the stars. I was going to be besties with the Brat Pack. I was going to go clubbing with the Culture Club. I was going to discuss the literary merits of The Magus with Simon LeBon and be one of the few to know what The Reflex really is. Or not.

Why Is Kesha Being Punished?

Marcia Sirota | Posted 02.24.2016 | Canada Living
Marcia Sirota

Sexual assault against women is rampant. Thousands of women are subject to it, every day, all over the world. Here in North America, where we pride ourselves on fairness and justice, women who make claims of sexual assault are often denied justice and even more often, they're raked over the coals by the lawyers of the men who've been accused.

Mountain Sound: 5 Great Alberta Music Venues

Posted 02.22.2016 | Canada Travel

Five incredible music venues in Alberta you need to visit now.

Meet All The Canadians Who Won Big At The Grammys

The Huffington Post Canada | Brian Vinh Tien Trinh | Posted 02.16.2016 | Canada Living

It was a night of career-firsts for these Canadians

Every Moment Worth Seeing From The 2016 Grammys

The Huffington Post Canada | Angelyn Francis | Posted 02.16.2016 | Canada Living

Our jaws are still on the floor.

Kendrick Lamar's Powerful Grammys Performance Will Go Down In History

The Huffington Post Canada | Arti Patel | Posted 02.16.2016 | Canada Living

Lamar blew audiences away with a politically-charged performance about race and police brutality.

Stevie Wonder Makes A Powerful Statement At The Grammys About Accessibility

The Huffington Post | Brian Vinh Tien Trinh | Posted 02.16.2016 | Canada Living

"We need to make every single thing accessible to every single person with a disability."

One Touring Musician's Love Letter To Calgary

Michael Bernard Fitzgerald | Posted 02.10.2016 | Canada Music
Michael Bernard Fitzgerald

With Valentine's Day just around the corner I have a confession to make -- I love Calgary. I love the city that I got to grow up in and that I get to live in each and every day. A few weeks ago Calgary loved me back and I wanted to take a few minutes to send out the biggest of thank yous to everyone who helped me feel so wonderful.

Jess Glynne Talks Childhood, Her Grammy And Amy Winehouse

Lauren Buritsch | Posted 02.09.2016 | Canada Music
Lauren Buritsch

"I would have loved to have talked to Amy Winehouse. Her music was an inspiration to me. And I remember my parents coming home from seeing her in a club and just raving about her. She came from the same background as me, growing up in North London."

Brad Kent RIP

Joe Keithley | Posted 02.04.2016 | Canada Music
Joe Keithley

Brad, you taught me how to rock and now I am shedding a lot of tears tonight. You were as talented as they come; I'm going to miss you.

David Bowie's Best Song Lyrics Remain As Meaningful As Ever

Natasha Koifman | Posted 01.19.2016 | Canada Music
Natasha Koifman

I grew up listening to Bowie's music and found myself in the days following his death turning back to those old, familiar songs. I think that many others had the same idea. It seemed that everywhere I went, I would hear Bowie's music. I think we all needed to hear his voice again.

'Bowie's In Space' Singer Says Complex Singalongs Ahead

The Huffington Post Canada | Zi-Ann Lum | Posted 01.12.2016 | Canada Living

Real fans know this to be true.

David Bowie Dies After Battle With Cancer

CP | Mesfin Fekadu, The Associated Press | Posted 09.07.2016 | Canada Living

Bowie's son confirmed that the icon's death was sadly, not a hoax.

LOOK: Leo Wins A Globe, Photobombs Lady Gaga's Triumph

The Huffington Post Canada | Joanna Adams | Posted 01.11.2016 | Canada Living

Leo probably doesn't want to cross Lady Gaga.

Katy Perry Is Bringing Back The Bumpit

The Huffington Post Canada | Monika Markovinovic | Posted 01.12.2016 | Canada Style

The most bumpin' hair accessory at the 2016 Golden Globes.

The Canadian Invasion: CanCon Conquered The Music World In 2015

Joshua Ostroff | Posted 12.18.2015 | Canada
Joshua Ostroff

A long time ago, in a Canadian music industry far, far away, the federal government had to step in with CanCon quotas to save our singers and musicians from being buried by radio hits from our southern neighbours. Now I wouldn't be surprised if the U.S. built a Trump wall to keep our artists out.

Willow Smith's Surprise Album Was A Family Effort

Huffington Post Canada | Al Donato | Posted 12.11.2015 | Canada Living

She's dropped her first album at 15 years old.

The Most-Watched YouTube Video Of 2015 Goes To...

The Associated Press | Posted 12.14.2015 | Canada Living

We'll tell you all about when you see it again.

The Perfect Gift For Canadian Music Nerds With Babies

The Huffington Post Canada | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 12.02.2015 | Canada Parents

Net proceeds go to help SickKids Hospital, and for a very personal reason.

Justin Bieber's Epic AMA Finale Brings The Rain, No Tears

The Huffington Post Canada | Joanna Adams | Posted 11.23.2015 | Canada Living

The 21-year-old singer from Stratford, Ont. continued his comeback tour at the AMAs.

Harrison Ford At The AMAs? 'I Know.'

The Huffington Post Canada | Joanna Adams | Posted 11.23.2015 | Canada Living

Han Solo can do anything, apparently.

Celine Dion's Paris Tribute At The AMAs Is A Must-See

The Huffington Post Canada | Joanna Adams | Posted 11.23.2015 | Canada Living

"The entire world matters and peace is possible."