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By: StingrayTue, 06/30/2020
Interview with Mac DeMarco | Stingray PausePlay

In this PausePlay episode, Zach catches Mac DeMarco before his show at Osheaga 2014. They kick back in the Stingray trailer and Mac talks about his mom, Skrillex and the perfect woman.

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By: StingrayMon, 06/29/2020
The best of Canadian music | Happy Canada Day!

On Canada Day, listen to the best of Canadian music! Stingray Music and Stingray Radio bring you the TOP Canadian songs.

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By: StingrayMon, 06/29/2020
Entrevue avec Lara Fabian | Stingray PausePlay

Dans cet épisode de PausePlay, Charles s’entretient avec la chanteuse acclamée Lara Fabian. Elle lui parle de ses artistes favoris, de sa tournée internationale, et elle nous donne une belle lesson tout en décortiquant sa chanson “Je ne t’aime plus”.

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By: Ben Fong-TorresFri, 06/19/2020
Eric Clapton: MTV Unplugged

With his experience as a part of the music scene since the late 60s, Ben Fong-Torres retells the experience of Eric Clapton's acoustic, stripped down show for MTV Unplugged.

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By: Ben Fong-TorresFri, 06/19/2020
Remembering the Summer of Love, 50 Years After

50 years after the Summer of Love, Been Fong-Torres discusses the "San Francisco Sound" and the revolutionary attitude that propelled artists like the Grateful Dead and Jefferson Airplane to fame.

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By: Ben Fong-TorresWed, 06/17/2020
Remembering Slayer guitarist Jeff Hanneman

A eulogy to Jeff Hanneman, the late guitarist for the pioneer thrash metal band Slayer. Ben Fong-Torres remembers the talent of the man once ranked in the top 10 Metal guitarists.

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By: Ben Fong-TorresWed, 06/17/2020
The Dead at the End of ‘So Many Roads’

Ben Fong-Torres paints a picture of Jerry Garcia's the last performances with The Grateful Dead, ending with his final concert on July 9 of 1995 in Soldier Field.

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By: StingrayWed, 06/17/2020
Artist Spotlight: Anthrax, Megadeth, Slayer & Metallica

Discover the legendary Trash band's, Anthrax, Megadeth, Slayer, and Metallica, concert on June 22, 2010, in Bulgaria.

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By: SydneyWed, 07/19/2017
Ottawa Jazz Festival | TD Jazz Youth Summit | Stingray Rising Stars

The TD Jazz Youth Summit at Ottawa Jazz Festival is one of Stingray's favourite Rising Star programs. The summit allows young jazz musicians from across Canada to learn from and perform with amazing established talent at a real festival. To learn more about the program head to the festival's website.

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By: StingrayTue, 07/18/2017
5 tracks. 1000s of Business Connections. 1 pass.

All That Matters - Asia's largest festival of media and entertainment - returns to Singapore this September 9-13, 2017. Part business conference part music festival, the event features a global line-up of business leaders as keynote speakers and music bands from across the world. Don't miss the opportunity to hear from and connect with the leaders in entertainment across the Music, Sports, Gaming, Online and Marketing tracks.

One ticket buys you access to 5 nights of music, 3 days of conference and one All That Matters experience!

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By: NedjmaTue, 07/18/2017
Dibi Aloco and World Music for your BBQ Parties!

It doesn’t matter if you have the tinniest of urban balcony or a sprawling deck, the most important element of any good BBQ party is always the music.

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By: SydneyFri, 07/14/2017
Arkells | Celebrity Channel

We have been huge fans of the Arkells since their appearance on Stingray PausePlay. We were thrilled to have them guest program a channel this month! They are one of Canada’s most exciting bands right now. The group’s genuine and intimate songs walk the line between humour and melancholy. Listen to their rock ‘n soul tracks and a selection of their personal favourites.

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By: HitskeThu, 07/13/2017
North Sea Jazz Festival | Recap Day One : The Crowd Goes Wild!

The 2017 edition of the North Sea Jazz Festival started with long lines at the Ahoy Rotterdam. But the beautiful weather had everyone was in a good mood and no one complained about the extra security.

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By: WouterWed, 07/12/2017
Dutchie at the Festival international de jazz de Montréal

The combination of free and non-free concerts draws an enormously varied audience: men and women of all ages flock to enjoy the diversity that contemporary jazz has to offer.

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By: StingrayMon, 07/10/2017
Africa Oyé, Liverpool, England | Concert Review

Over 80,000 people descended upon Sefton Park in Liverpool over the two days that Africa Oyé. Some drummed. Some drank. All of them danced.

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By: WouterMon, 07/10/2017
Festival International de Jazz de Montréal: The Pictures

Stingray selected their best pictures to show a few Festival International de Jazz de Montréal highlights!  

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By: Ben Fong-TorresMon, 07/03/2017
Remembering the Summer of Love, 50 Years After

In 1987, the San Francisco Chronicle noted the 20th anniversary with several articles, including this one, which I’ve edited for space. I have not updated it but should note that since then, we’ve lost three of the people I spoke with: Bill Graham, Jerry Garcia, and Paul Kantner.

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By: WouterMon, 07/03/2017
Summer is in Montreal, and so is jazz!

While Europe's Montreux Jazz Festival has already kicked off and the North Sea Jazz Festival is about to begin, their Canadian counterpart has started its 38th edition: the Festival International de Jazz de Montréal!

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