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By: ArianeTue, 10/01/2019
Gala de l’ADISQ 2019 | Stingray en mode gala!

Stingray est fier de s’associer encore cette année à l’ADISQ, notre partenaire de longue date, pour son 41e Gala. Voici le programme!

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By: CharlesTue, 10/01/2019
Gala de l’ADISQ 2019: découvrez notre chaîne!

Durant tout le mois d’octobre, Stingray Musique vous offre une programmation spéciale consacrée aux artistes en nomination au Gala de l’ADISQ 2019. Cette chaîne vedette diffusera 24 heures sur 24 les chansons québécoises de la dernière année soupoudrée de quelques chansons de nos cousins français.

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By: Eva and SophieMon, 09/30/2019
Artists to Watch | October 2019

From viral sensations to promising up-and-comers, 2019 is producing an incredible crop of new artists that remind us why we listen to music at all. Here are some of our favorites so far. 

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By: StingrayMon, 09/30/2019
Clairo | Interview | Stingray Rising Stars

Clairo is an American singer-songwriter. Her fame escalated after releasing “Pretty Girl,” in 2017. The song attracted over 40 million views on YouTube and was recorded for an indie rock compilation benefiting the Transgender Law Center. We are happy to have Clairo as our latest Stingray Rising Star for October! Check out what she has to say about music and life, and listen to her songs in the following Stingray playlists:

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By: KentonMon, 09/23/2019
Harvest Jazz and Blues Festival | Stingray Rising Stars | Interview with McKinley Morrison & Williams

The Stingray Rising Stars Program at Harvest Jazz and Blues Festival was a huge success this year and featured artists from several musical genres.

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By: LucilleThu, 09/19/2019
Paul Daraîche & le Festival Western de St-Tite | Entrevue

Entre le 6 et le 15 septembre 2019, près de 600 000 se sont rendus à St-Tite pour assister au Festival Western, ses compétitions de rodéos et ses spectacles d’envergure.

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By: CharlesThu, 09/19/2019
14e Gala de la SPACQ | Prix Étoiles Stingray

C’est dans le cadre du 14e Gala de la SPACQ (Société professionnelle des auteurs et des compositeurs du Québec), qui s’est tenu dans la soirée du 16 septembre, au siège social de la Banque Nationale de Montréal que Stingray a remis le Prix André « Dédé » Fortin à deux inspirantes artistes soient Sara Dufour et Lydia Képinski. Ce prix était accompagné de deux bourses, chacune d’une valeur de 5 000$ offertes par le programme Prix Étoiles Stingray.

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By: ArianeThu, 09/19/2019
Haviah Mighty | 2019 Polaris Music Prize

Held at the historic Carlu in downtown Toronto, the evening featured performances by nine of the 10 Polaris nominees. These included Marie Davidson, Elisapie, FET.NAT, Dominique Fils-Aimé, Les Louanges, Haviah Mighty, PUP, Shad, and Snotty Nose Rez Kids. Jessie Reyez was also in attendance. CBC Music’s Raina Douris was the host for the gala.

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By: SydneyThu, 02/09/2017
2015 Winners | Stingray Rising Stars

Stingray Music is committed to putting Canadian musicians on the map! Stingray Music knows music, and as such, we know that some of the greatest talent out there is found in our own backyard. That is why we created the Stingray Rising Stars Program. Launched in 1998 as Galaxie Rising Star, this original program sets out to discover, encourage, promote and champion new up-and-coming Canadian artists. To that end, Stingray Music has partnered with numerous industry organisations and regional festivals to offer cash awards and provide showcase opportunities to great new Canadian talent of all genres.

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By: JustineThu, 01/12/2017
Gratis Online Music Player

Music lovers rejoice! Stingray today launched the Stingray Music online music player; available free to everyone with a subscription to a provider that carries Stingray Music.

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By: JustineThu, 01/12/2017
Stingray Music Launches Free Online Music Player

Music lovers rejoice! Stingray today launched the Stingray Music online music player; available free to everyone with a subscription to a provider that carries Stingray Music.

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By: JustineThu, 01/12/2017
Stingray Launches New & Improved Free Stingray Music Mobile App in the U.S

Stingray released in the U.S. a new and improved Stingray Music mobile app with more than 2,000 Vibes channels and enhanced features. The mobile app is available free to everyone with access to Stingray Music through their TV provider.

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By: JustineThu, 01/12/2017
Bold New Look and Feel for Stingray Brava

Stingray is proud to offer classical music, opera, and ballet aficionados a new way to experience the music that moves them: Stingray Brava! Following the July 2015 acquisition of Brava, Stingray has rolled out refreshed and contemporary new looks for the channel, which have been rebranded as Stingray Brava.

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By: JustineMon, 01/09/2017
A Bold New Look and Feel for Stingray Djazz

Following the July 2015 acquisition of DJAZZ.tv, Stingray has rolled out refreshed and contemporary new looks for the channel, which have been rebranded as Stingray DJAZZ.

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By: SydneyThu, 12/01/2016
Ours – Robert Chafe & John Estacio | Interview

We were joined by Robert & John, the composer and librettist of Ours. This opera was a part of the Opera America World Opera Conference. They tell us about the Battle of Beaumont-Hamel, how it changed Newfoundland forever and how they tried not to glorify the art of war while still showcasing beautiful music.

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By: SydneyThu, 12/01/2016
As One – Laura Kaminsky, Mark Campbell & Kimberly Reed | Interview

We got to sit down with Laura Kaminsky, Mark Campbell and Kimberly Reed, the composer and librettists of As One, an operatic work presented during the OPERA America annual conference. We discuss how real life translates into their work, the transgender conversation, and how a good wine can bring out the best in your writing.

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By: SydneyTue, 11/29/2016
M’dea Undone – John Harris | Interview

We sat down with John Harris, composer of the opera M'Dea Undone that was showcased during the OPERA America annual conference. John tells us about his electronic influences and writing dark, dissonant music. He also delves into how his work covers taboo topics that people often shy away from.

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By: SydneyTue, 11/29/2016
Morning Star – Ricky Gordon & William Hoffman | Interview

We sat down with Ricky Gordon and William Hoffman at the OPERA America annual conference. These two remarkable men, librettist and composer respectively, created the opera Morning Star, which was featured at the conference. We discovered where they draw inspiration from, their thoughts on different music styles, and what it's like seeing your life on stage. 

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