"We succeeded in getting these kids free HIV drugs and support. But if they can't keep the meds safe then the whole thing falls apart."
Says Joel Plaskett: "Used to try keep my politics to myself but not in this election."
Under the umbrella #ImagineOct20th, four shows have so far been scheduled in Winnipeg, Toronto and Vancouver.
In 2010 Bry Webb placed his Guild Starfire guitar, on which he protested exclusively with The Constantines, into his closet. Creatively lost and separated from his "on indefinite hiatus" band -- Webb...
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How can anyone who has even seen a photo of the Earth treat our small blue home with disdain and carelessness? How can anyone fail to recognize how precious and finite the resources, especially water, are -- and that we must share and care for what we have?
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Neil Young, Feist, Blue Rodeo's Jim Cuddy and Greg Keelor and members of Metric are just some of the acts confirmed to appear on The Blue Dot Tour, the national farewell tour for acclaimed scientist a...
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The arrival of this year's Field Trip music festival happening at Toronto's Fort York on June 7 - 8 has had one unexpected side-effect on one of its participants — a shortage of good rehearsal spaces....
The Toronto summer concert lineup got a little blast of sunshine today with the announcement that last year's successful Field Trip Festival will be returning for another go-round. Broken Social Scene...
Cookie Monster, the ever-gluttonous star of "Sesame Street," recently covered Icona Pop's breakout single "I Love It" in a parody called 'Me Want It.' While Cookie Monster's version is as adorable as...
The Montreal Jazz Fest remains worthy of reverence for the same reason any great event or attraction would. It has built up years, 34 of them, of credibility and notoriety. Since Ray Charles headlined the first edition in 1980, the Montreal Jazz Fest has grown into a calendar event, an annual occasion that your mind makes note of every June.
In honour of Canada Day, I decided to compile my list of the nation's best current talent in the world of music. None of these names are fresh to the industry. Many have been around for over a decade. However, some are just starting to elevate to the next level of their careers.
Broken Social Scene
When Toronto-based record label Arts & Crafts celebrated its tenth anniversary, the home to the likes of Feist, Broken Social Scene and Dan Mangan didn't just make a giant cake and have a party. Today...
Indie rock band Broken Social Scene will reunite later this year as part of the Field Trip Music & Arts Festival set for Toronto's Fort York & Garrison Common on June 8. According to Canadian Press th...
A number of Canadian musicians have joined forces to show their support for Idle No More, the movement of First Nations people for "healthy, just, equitable and sustainable communities." According to...