By: SashaFri, 04/20/2018
NEW MUSIC FRI-YAY | Week of April 16

Craving fresh sounds? Stingray’s got everything you need. For you. For your friends. For your mom. For your neighbor. And even for that friend who says ''I hate music''.

By: ZacFri, 04/20/2018
Francesco Yates | Stingray PausePlay

One of Canada's next big things, Francesco Yates, joined PausePlay for a chat about his enormous #Frollet, his writing process, sharing a stage with Justin Timberlake, and when we can expect his first full-length album.

By: SophieFri, 04/20/2018
Top 10 | Cheesiest Music Videos

From special effects straight out of a middle-school science fair to over-enthusiastic choreographies in balloon pants (we’re looking at you oddly-permed boy bands); green screen disasters; magnificent, windswept mullets; and jeans so tight it’s a wonder they didn’t affect an entire generation’s fertility; this countdown as all the gooey, cheesy goodness you’ll want to watch over, and over again.

By: FrederikeThu, 04/19/2018
Concert Review | Gimme Gimme Frank Znort

One year ago, on a Sunday, somewhere in Oslo, I ran into a fantastic band. The band's energy, humor, and particularly its varied music, drew my attention. The musicians called themselves ‘Frank Znort Quartet’. A quartet? There were over 15 people on stage!

By: SashaThu, 04/19/2018
Nouvelles | Tôt ou Tard : plus de 15 ans d'indépendance

Nous sommes fiers d’annoncer notre plus récente collaboration avec l’étiquette indépendante française Tôt Ou Tard. Né au sein de Warner Music en 1996, Tôt Ou Tard est un label français devenu indépendant en 2002. Riche de 150 références, il travaille aujourd’hui autour d’une vingtaine de contrats actifs.

By: RosaThu, 04/19/2018
Música para todos | Novedades 2018

Una producción recién sacada del horno es “25/7” del conocido cantautor Víctor Manuelle. El álbum que celebra los 25 años de trayectoria del salsero boricua revela mezclas musicales variadas, temas de salsa con un toque urbano como es "Amarte duro" ft. Farruko, y otros más clásicos como "Salsa pa' olvidar las penas" con Gilberto Santa Rosa. ¡Este disco no puede faltar en las fiestas de este verano!

By: MaartenWed, 04/18/2018
MIPTV 2018 | From Cannes with Raindrops: A Look Back

Twice a year, I get to go to Cannes to sit in the spring or late-summer sunshine for MIPTV and MIPCOM. Not this time though, as it was raining almost 24 hours a day during this edition of the largest global distribution market, and leading TV and online content development event of the season.

By: Digital DrumTue, 04/17/2018
Behind the Beats with Celeigh Cardinal | Digital Drum

Métis singer/songwriter Celeigh Cardinal has won an Aboriginal Youth Role Model Award, participated in the Banff Centre for the Arts’ Re(Claim) program, been named Cultural Ambassador for the Arctic Winter Games, and received an “ATB Listens” grant from ATB Financial.

By: MaartenTue, 04/17/2018
News | DAMN. that Pulitzer!

Kendrick Lamar has won the Pulitzer for Music for his album DAMN. and we should all take a moment to understand the historical implication of this moment.

By: FrederikeTue, 04/17/2018
Artists to Watch | jazzahead! 2018

jazzahead! is an exhibition and meeting point for the international jazz scene. Since its premiere in 2006, the event has enriched the regional and national cultural scenes with high quality and diverse jazz as well as international flair. With its unique concept combining showcases, conferences, and exhibitions– all revolving around the central topic of jazz, jazzahead has become the must-attend networking event for the global jazz community.


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By: Catherine BoisvertFri, 05/25/2018
Entrevue | Annie Blanchard | De retour avec Welcome Soleil

En collaboration avec Ariane D.

By: Digital DrumThu, 05/24/2018
And the 2018 Indigenous Music Awards Winners Are … | Digital Drum

Earlier this year, Canada’s thriving Indigenous music scene made some serious noise at the 2018 Juno Awards. Last weekend, it cranked things to 11.

By: NoémiThu, 05/24/2018
Les musts des Francos Montréal 2018 | Programmation extérieure

Les Francos de Mtl nous proposent encore cette année une programmation riche et diversifiée. Il y a beaucoup trop d’artistes à ne pas manquer, mais voici les 10 spectacles extérieurs gratuits à ne pas manquer dans le cadre des Francos de Montréal (7-16 juin 2018)!

By: StingrayWed, 05/23/2018
Summer Vibes Festival | Santa Teresa x Pouzza Fest 8

Montreal’s 8th annual city punk festival Pouzza Fest took place last weekend (May 18-20) in downtown Montreal including six indoor venues (Foufs 2.0, Foufounes Électriques, Midway Speakeasy, Katacombes, Club Soda, Théâtre Sainte-Catherine, Café Cléopâtre) and an outdoor stage at the Beer Garden. The festival attendees were spoiled with an amazing weather most of the weekend.

By: GregTue, 05/22/2018
Events | 2018 Americana Music Awards nominations

While participating in the Music Biz 2018 conference in Nashville this past week, we also had a chance to attend the Americana Music Association press conference announcing this year’s nominations for the AMA Awards which took place at the Country Music Hall of Fame Ford Theatre on May 15.

By: ZacMon, 05/21/2018
Stingray PausePlay | Billboard Music Awards 2018

Check out artists like Luis Fonsi, Bhad Bhabie, and Jessie McCartney as they chat with our host Zac Monson for the 2018 Billboard Music Awards at the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas.

By: TeresaFri, 05/18/2018
Karaoke Etiquette 101 | 7 Foolproof Tips

There is nothing like singing karaoke to get the adrenaline pumping! Things can easily get out of hand. Follow these tips to ensure that everyone has a good karaoke time.

By: MathieuFri, 05/18/2018
Top 10 | Rock Covers Music Videos

If imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, the artists whose songs have been reimagined into ear-bursting rock anthems must be blushing from head to toe! This countdown of surprising rock takes has it all, from angrily reinvented ‘80s electro-pop track to rowdy remakes of funk classics.