Diana Krall

'Ole' and Other Montreal Jazz Fest Highlights

Adrian Brijbassi | Posted 09.02.2014 | Canada Music
Adrian Brijbassi

If you missed this show, he's also performing at Festival d'Ete in Quebec City (July 7) and the Ottawa Bluesfest (July 9). Last year, Woodkid's show at Metropolis on the early days of the festival was the talk of the festival. It earned him a spot on the main stage as the headlining act on opening night. Shorty deserves another invite and hopefully for one of the free outdoor shows too.

Why Diana Krall Adores the Montreal Jazz Festival

Adrian Brijbassi | Posted 08.30.2014 | Canada Music
Adrian Brijbassi

Diana Krall says she doesn't know where she would be without the Montreal Jazz Festival. For Krall and many other musicians, however, the festival means work, exposure and potentially a career-making experience.

Montreal Jazz Festival Turns 35

The Huffington Post Canada | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 06.28.2014 | Canada Music

The Montreal Jazz Festival is celebrating its 35th anniversary this year, and it's bigger and better than ever with acts ranging from Canadian superst...

How Canada Post Chooses What Goes on a Stamp

Robert Waite | Posted 05.20.2013 | Canada
Robert Waite

As the (non-paid) Chair of the Canada Post Stamp Advisory Committee, I'll try to explain how an image of Stompin' Tom (and others) finds its way on to that small piece of perforated real estate. But how do we pick the subjects? Well, it all starts with the Canadian public. Anyone can submit an idea for a stamp topic or subject.

Diana Krall More Nervous Playing Nanaimo Than Carnegie Hall

HuffPost Music Canada | Sarah Kurchak | Posted 05.15.2013 | Canada Music

In the past few months, Canadian jazz superstar Diana Krall has handled high-profile gigs like performing “Fly Me To The Moon” at astronaut Neil A...

WATCH: Diana Krall Sings At Neil Armstrong's Funeral

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 11.13.2012 | Canada Music

B.C. singer Diana Krall paid tribute to first man on the moon Neil Armstrong at his memorial service on Thursday. Krall sang "Fly Me To The Moon" ...

Come One, Come All and Listen to the Music at the Montreal International Jazz Festival

Olivia Katrandjian | Posted 09.01.2011 | Canada
Olivia Katrandjian

Even before Prince opened the 32nd Montreal International Jazz Festival on Friday night, the streets were buzzing with music. A street performer drew ...