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By: AxelleTue, 07/28/2020
Polaris Music Prize | 2020 Shortlisted Albums & Artists

The 2020 Polaris Music Prize shortlist is out!

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By: StingrayFri, 07/24/2020
Sarah Legault | Stingray Rising Stars Winner | 2020 JUNOS

Meet Sarah Legault, this year's JUNOS' "Video of the Year" winner, and Stingray Rising Stars prize recipient! She directed and animated the video for iskwē's song "Little Star." This award-winning video is both beautiful and impactful, conveying the theme of missing and murdered Indigenous women and youth. Sarah Legault sat down with us, so you can get to know the artist behind the work, her inspirations, and more! 

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By: Eva and SophieMon, 07/20/2020
Artists to Watch | Summer 2020

From viral sensations to promising up-and-comers: here are some of our favorite new artists of the season.

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By: CharlesFri, 07/17/2020
Entrevue avec Bleu Jeans Bleu

Écoutez la chaîne musicale de Bleu Jeans Bleu sur Stingray Musique!

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By: StingrayWed, 07/15/2020
Qello Concerts Presents Summer Encore Festival

Welcome to Summer Encore Festival, saving 2020's music fest season with three weeks of concerts from music legends and new sensations, performing at iconic festivals like Woodstock, Glastonbury, Rock at Rio and more!

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By: StingrayTue, 07/14/2020
Interview with Sam Fender | Stingray PausePlay

In this PausePlay episode, Zach Monson interviews British Critics Award winner Sam Fender. They chat about his album Hypersonic Missiles, stolen lightsabers and Sam even gives tips on how to slack off at work.

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By: CharlesMon, 07/13/2020
Le Palmarès et En Marge | Deux chaînes musicales changent de nom!

Les chaînes "Le Top Détente" et "Franco Attitude" deviennent "Le Palmarès" et "En Marge".

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By: StingrayTue, 07/07/2020
Entrevue avec Roxane Bruneau | Stingray PausePlay

Dans cet épisode de Stingray PausePlay, Charles est rejoint par Roxane Bruneau, une nominée de l’ADISQ qui lui parle de son soi futur, de Asking Alexandria et, bien entendu, de son anticipé deuxième album!

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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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By: Ben Fong-TorresTue, 11/22/2016
No Direction Home: Bob Dylan

In the way he’s accepted his Nobel Prize for literature, by seemingly not acknowledging it for so long that one of the awards committees called him “rude” and “arrogant,” Bob Dylan was being himself.

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By: SydneyTue, 11/22/2016
6 Revolutions – Tim Brady | Interview

We had the honor of sitting down with Tim Brady at the 2016 OPERA American annual conference, the premier gathering of opera professionals in North America. Brady is the composer of 6 Revolutions, a bilingual opera that was showcased during the event and is inspired by the events of the October Crisis that occurred in 1970 in Montreal, Canada. Brady talks about the mystical way he fell in love with opera in Mantua, Italy, and how he loves to get songs stuck in people's heads. 

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By: Ben Fong-TorresMon, 11/14/2016
‘Hallelujah’ and farewell to Leonard Cohen

Only a few weeks before the news broke about his death, Leonard Cohen was the subject of a piece in The New Yorker, which detailed the ailments that had kept him off the road the past couple of years.

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By: SydneyWed, 11/02/2016
Busty & The Bass | Interview & Performance

The boys from nine-piece collective, Busty & The Bass, stopped by Stingray to have a little fun and tell us about their music, Google search history, fender benders, and how to talk your way out of traffic tickets!

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