Canadian Music Week

Metric, Carly Rae, Japandroids Win CMW's Indie Awards

Huffington Post Music Canada | Melody Lamb | Posted 05.15.2013 | Canada Music

Canadian Music Week's marquee CMW event, The Indies, took place Friday night with Japandroids snagging best album for "Celebration Rock," Deadmau5 win...

Lee Harvey Osmond: Tom Wilson's Sinning Folk Project

Huffington Post Music Canada | Jason Schneider | Posted 05.15.2013 | Canada Music

Tom Wilson answers his phone while trudging through a bitterly cold Hamilton, Ont. morning on the way to see his grandson. I have to do a double-take....

Cdn Super-Producer Behind Spider-Man, SARSstock & Rolling Stones

Huffington Post Music Canada | Aaron Brophy | Posted 03.22.2013 | Canada Music

Ticket scalping. It's the bane of concertgoers everywhere unless you're the one with the extra money to pay triple face value to get into your favouri...

Toronto's Legendary El Mocambo Will Soon Have Fine Dining

Adrian Brijbassi | Posted 05.21.2013 | Canada Travel
Adrian Brijbassi

Torontonians know the El Mocambo as a venue for wicked fun and historic music performances. Soon, it will also be the site of a multi-tiered restaurant headed by one of Canada's most acclaimed chefs. AfterCanadian Music Week, which wraps up on Sunday, Pataran said the El Mo would go through a renovation until it re-opens in the fall with three levels of dining.

Calling All Musicians: Learn How to Market Yourself

Paul Tobey | Posted 05.19.2013 | Canada Music
Paul Tobey

Now, more than ever, with record labels substantially cutting A&R budgets, the pressure is on the music artists, both signed and independent, to invest in their own marketing. Luckily, in the digital age, marketing yourself is easier than ever -- if you know how to use the tools properly.

Is Heart A Canadian Band?

Huffington Post Music Canada | Aaron Brophy | Posted 03.19.2013 | Canada Music

If it feels like there's some confusion about whether or not Seattle-bred classic rock band Heart are actually Canadian, it's because they actually we...

Canada Has Yet To Be Enjoyed By Canadians

Adrian Brijbassi | Posted 07.30.2012 | Canada Travel
Adrian Brijbassi

Canada's boring. It's too expensive. There's nothing to see. Other countries are way more exciting. This is what Canadians say about their own country. Foreigners love coming here, so why don't we take more pride in discovering our own great nation?

Sheepdogs Take Home Four Awards At Canadian Music Week | Posted 03.25.2012 | Canada

The 12th annual SiriusXM Indie Awards marked the end of another year of Canadian Music Week (CMW) in Toronto last night. Saskatoon's Sheepdogs emerged...

Rachel Mendleson

Media May Change, But One Song Remains The Same | Rachel Mendleson | Posted 03.21.2012 | Canada Business

In 20 years, there will be virtual buskers and major cable providers will have been replaced by video gaming systems like Microsoft’s Xbox, but radi...