Juno Awards

And Your 2015 Juno Nominees Are...

The Huffington Post Canada | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 01.27.2015 | Canada Music

The 2015 Juno nominees were announced this morning with a mix of legends, stalwarts and newcomers that once again represent the vast diversity and qua...

I Was Three Inches From Dying on a Highway

Wes Marskell | Posted 11.16.2014 | Canada Music
Wes Marskell

It's a very specific feeling when you know you're about to get demolished by a semi on a dark highway in Ohio. Someone in the van said "we're going to die." The world seemed to move in slow motion. There was a body of water running parallel to the road and now, because we had spun, we were facing it. I had time to think about flooring it and taking our chances swimming in the icy water.

A Tribe Called Red On Juno Win: 'It Belongs To All Of Us'

HuffPost Canada Music | Julijana Capone | Posted 03.31.2014 | Canada Music

Ottawa's A Tribe Called Red won Breakthrough Group of the Year at the 2014 Juno Awards. As Aboriginal artists winning in a mainstream category at a ma...

Junos Backstage: Chris Hadfield On Celebrity, Randy Bachman On Aging

HuffPost Canada Music | Julijana Capone | Posted 03.31.2014 | Canada Music

Last night Canada watched the Juno Awards celebrate the best in Canadian music -- doling out Junos to Arcade Fire, Tegan and Sara, Serena Ryder, A Tri...

Tegan And Sara Go Quirky Chic At The Junos

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.31.2014 | Canada Style

It ain't the Grammys but Canada's premier music awards ceremony can bring the style on the red carpet. To wit: Sisters Tegan and Sara attended the ...

5 Most Memorable Juno Awards Moments

CBC | Posted 05.30.2014 | Canada Music

Amidst performances from stars both new and established, award wins both expected and surprising, and a raucous crowd at the MTS Centre in Winnipeg, a...

Justin Bieber Booed At Junos

HuffPost Canada Music | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 04.01.2014 | Canada Music

Justin Bieber may not have showed up at the Junos, but his presence was felt after his fourth consecutive Juno Fan Choice Award win was met with a lou...

Joshua Ostroff

Junos 2014 Winners: Tegan And Sara Beloved, Bieber Booed

HuffingtonPost.com | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 03.31.2014 | Canada Music

The Junos have been around for 43 years, and for much of that time they barely earned the moniker "the Canadian Grammys" as they awarded Canadian acts...

Juno Awards Red Carpet Photos

HuffPost Canada Music | Posted 03.31.2014 | Canada Music

Canada's biggest night in music has finally arrived, with the 43rd annual Juno Awards, held in Winnipeg. While most of the awards were doled out at Sa...

Robin Thicke Pulls Out Of Juno Awards Performance

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 03.31.2014 | Canada Music

Robin Thicke has cancelled his Sunday night performance at the 2014 Juno Awards after being placed on 'mandatory vocal rest,' according to a CTV press...

Junos 2014: Arcade Fire, Tegan And Sara, Drake Dominate Early Awards

HuffPost Canada Music | Julijana Capone | Posted 03.31.2014 | Canada Music

The 2014 Junos are officially on! Saturday's three-hour industry-only music gala saw 35 of 41 awards handed out, and many of the weekend’s major hop...

Bachman-Turner Overdrive Still Ain't Seen Nothing Yet After 40 Years

HuffPost Canada Music | Juliette Jagger | Posted 03.28.2014 | Canada Music

When Bachman-Turner Overdrive released their highest selling album "Not Fragile" in the summer of 1974, the Canadian music industry was still a fairly...

Everything You Need To Know About The 2014 Juno Awards

HuffPost Canada Music | Julijana Capone | Posted 03.27.2014 | Canada Music

The city declared earlier this year to be colder than an uninhabitable planet is getting ready to shed some layers for Canada’s biggest music party,...

13 Winnipeg Singers, Rappers And Bands You Need To Know

HuffPost Canada Music | Julijana Capone | Posted 03.26.2014 | Canada Music

Musicians, industry folks and Manitoba expats from across the country are making their way to the heart of the continent, Winnipeg, for the 43rd Annua...

Deadmau5 Trolls Ferrari Fanatics With Nyan Cat Car

HuffPost Canada Music | Natalie Zina Walschots | Posted 02.06.2014 | Canada Music

Canadian superstar DJ/producer Deadmau5 (Joel Zimmerman) was unmoved by the media circus of the 2014 Juno Award nominations, revealed in downtown Toro...

Want to Win an Award? Become a Canadian Musician

Danko Jones | Posted 11.30.2013 | Canada Music
Danko Jones

How do you procure distinctions if you only have a modicum of talent? Join the Canadian music biz. I honestly can't tell you the exact number of distinct music award ceremonies there are in Canada because I lost count at 33. I've watched almost every person I know snag one. It's almost like when each kid gets a prize at a children's birthday party.

Sarah Slean on Following Her Bliss [VIDEO]

Shannon Skinner | Posted 07.26.2013 | Canada Living
Shannon Skinner

2012-06-18-ShannonSkinner.jpg In my in-depth interview with Sarah Slean she spoke about the inspiration behind her latest album, Land & Sea, her amazing art and deeply philosophical poetry.

Montreal Musician Grimes Attacks Music Industry Sexism

HuffPost Canada Music | Jason MacNeil | Posted 04.24.2013 | Canada Music

After recently completing her touring commitments behind "Visions," which picked won best electronic album at last weekend's Juno Awards, Montreal mus...

Backstage At The Juno Awards

HuffPost Canada Music | Jen Zoratti | Posted 05.15.2013 | Canada Music

Sunday night’s broadcast of the 2013 Juno Awards in Regina wasn't just light on awards — it was light on surprises. As predicted, Carly Rae Je...

I Lost to Drake at the Junos

Sean Wainsteim | Posted 06.21.2013 | Canada Music
Sean Wainsteim

Sadly, neither Drake nor Director X was there to accept the award. They robbed me of probably my best moment to run on stage and "Pull a Kanye." I think that's what sent me into the downward spiral. I ordered another drink. Then a double. Then a triple. And a Regina triple is pretty stiff, let me tell you

Juno Awards Recap: From Carly Rae To k.d Lang

HuffPost Canada Music | Joshua Ostroff | Posted 05.15.2013 | Canada Music

The Junos used to have something of an inferiority complex about their American cousins, the Grammys. That constant seeking of U.S. validation was wha...

Juno Awards 2013 Red Carpet Photo Gallery

HuffPost Canada Music | Posted 04.22.2013 | Canada Music

The 2013 Juno Awards in Regina, SK are in full swing. Many of the awards have already been handed out, some charity hockey has been played (and sun...

Juno Winner's Connection To Boston Bombings, Rita MacNeil

HuffPost Canada Music | Jen Zoratti | Posted 05.15.2013 | Canada Music

Halifax roots darling Rose Cousins was her usual hilarious deadpan self when she accepted the Juno award for Solo Roots & Traditional Album of the Yea...

Who Joined Carly Rae Jepsen, Leonard Cohen In Early Juno Wins?

HuffPost Canada Music | Jen Zoratti | Posted 05.15.2013 | Canada Music

The televised Michael Bublé-hosted portion of the 2013 Juno Awards in Regina may be The Big Show, but Saturday's non-televised gala dinner is where m...

Rockers and NHLers Sing 'Life is A Highway' In Locker Room (VIDEO)

HuffPost Canada Music | Aaron Brophy | Posted 05.15.2013 | Canada Music

According to Tom Cochrane, life is a highway we need to ride all night long. But when you throw a pile of Canadian musicians in a sweaty arena dres...