Joshua Ostroff

Feist Needs Your Backpacks To Help Thousands Of HIV+ Kids In Malawi

HuffingtonPost.com | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 02.22.2017 | Canada Parents

"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."

Another Popular Musician Says He's Voting NDP

The Huffington Post Canada | Ryan Maloney | Posted 09.09.2015 | Canada Politics

Says Joel Plaskett: "Used to try keep my politics to myself but not in this election."

Feist To Perform At Anti-Conservative Concerts

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 09.08.2016 | Canada Politics

Under the umbrella #ImagineOct20th, four shows have so far been scheduled in Winnipeg, Toronto and Vancouver.

Bry Webb On Fatherhood, Feist And Fronting The Constantines (Again)

HuffPost Canada Music | Colton Eddy | Posted 08.29.2014 | Canada Music

In 2010 Bry Webb placed his Guild Starfire guitar, on which he protested exclusively with The Constantines, into his closet. Creatively lost and s...

The Blue Dot Tour: It's About All of Us

David Suzuki | Posted 09.29.2014 | Canada Impact
David Suzuki

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?

Neil Young, Feist Joining David Suzuki's 'Last' Tour

The Huffington Post Canada | Jason MacNeil | Posted 07.24.2014 | Canada Music

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, th...

Austra Talk Feminism, Field Trip Fest And Finding Their Own Social Scene

The Huffington Post Canada | Aaron Brophy | Posted 06.06.2014 | Canada Music

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 p...

Broken Social Scene Return To Helm 2nd Annual Field Trip Fest

HuffPost Canada Music | Jason MacNeil | Posted 02.18.2014 | Canada Music

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 r...

WATCH: 'Sesame Street' Music Not Just 4 Kids

HuffPost Canada Music | Posted 08.08.2013 | Canada Music

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....

Montreal Jazz Fest Keeps Grooving Along

Adrian Brijbassi | Posted 09.01.2013 | Canada Travel
Adrian Brijbassi

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.

Seven Artists for Your Canada Day Soundtrack

Alfonso Espina | Posted 08.31.2013 | Canada Music
Alfonso Espina

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's Proudest Moment (PHOTO)

HuffPost Canada Music | Aaron Brophy | Posted 05.28.2013 | Canada Music

When Toronto-based record label Arts & Crafts celebrated its tenth anniversary, the home to the likes of Feist, Broken Social Scene and Dan Mangan did...

Broken Social Scene Reunite For One Gig at Toronto's Field Trip Festival

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

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 & Garriso...

Feist, Broken Social Scene, Blue Rodeo Show Support For Idle No More Movement

Huffington Post Music Canada | Jason MacNeil | Posted 01.10.2013 | Canada Music

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, equ...

Best Cover Songs Of 2012

Huffington Post Music Canada | Anne T Donahue | Posted 12.24.2012 | Canada Music

It's been a great year for music. But what's been even greater is how musicians have been paying tribute to each other's work, as well as creating ...

Feist Wins $30,000 Polaris Prize For Best Canadian Album

The Huffington Post Canada | Melody Lau | Posted 09.25.2012 | Canada Music

Leslie Feist won the $30,000 Polaris Music Prize last night for her fourth album, Metals, and no one was more stunned by the news than the artist hers...

Feist Goes Off the Road, But Not the Radar

The Huffington Post Canada | Stuart Berman | Posted 09.04.2012 | Canada Music

Leslie Feist is eating a bean salad. That may not seem like especially earth-shattering news but, just 48 hours prior, the thought of consuming solid ...

Juno Awards 2012: Feist, Dan Mangan Winners

CP | Posted 04.01.2012 | Canada

OTTAWA - The typically conservative Juno Awards went radical in the nation's capital on Sunday, with William Shatner presiding over an awards telecast...

Feist Debuts First Single

www.spinner.ca | Posted 10.12.2011 | Canada

The wait is over. After releasing a handful of video teasers over the last few weeks hyping up her forthcoming album, 'Metals,' Feist finally delivere...