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By: LucilleTue, 03/19/2019
JUNOS 2019 | Stingray PausePlay Episodes on the Red Carpet!

On March 15th, the Stingray squad headed to London, Ontario, for the JUNO Awards, a weekend of music celebrations. It is always with great pleasure and excitement that Stingray partners with the JUNOS to honour Canada’s music, and the people who make it shine all around the world.

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By: StingrayTue, 03/19/2019
Interview with Jesse Cook | Jazz

We asked 10 questions to Canadian guitarist, composer, and producer:  Jesse Cook!

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By: Eva and SophieWed, 03/06/2019
Artists to Watch | March 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: Rebecca O.Tue, 03/05/2019
Power Women: The Rise of Female Rappers

With her painfully public feuds, love for explicit language, and controversial past, Afro-Latina rapper Belcalis Marlenis Almánzar, better known as Cardi B, may not be considered as an ideal role model for young women by the general public. Nevertheless, the 26-year old New Yorker just made history; at the 61st annual Grammy Awards earlier this year, Cardi B won the category “Best Rap Album” for her 2018 release “Invasion of Privacy,” making her the first female solo artist to ever achieve this. Role model or not, Cardi B’s win marks an important milestone in the history and continuous rise of female rap.

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Rap
By: William D.Tue, 03/05/2019
You Know The Score: Oscars Roundup

The dust has settled following the 91st Academy Awards, and as always, the ceremony has provoked heated debate amongst critics and movie fans alike. In this first installment of ‘You Know the Score,’ I look at the nominees for Best Original Score and discuss whether the Academy made the right choice in awarding the Oscar to Ludwig Göransson for Black Panther.

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By: CharlesMon, 02/25/2019
32e édition de la Bourse RIDEAU | Prix Étoiles Stingray

Depuis plus de 30 ans, la RIDEAU rend hommage aux créateurs, diffuseurs et artisans du spectacle lors de la Soirée des prix RIDEAU. Cette année, cette soirée avait lieu le 21 février au Capitole à Québec. Stingray Musique était présent afin de remettre le Prix Étoiles Stingray.

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By: LucilleFri, 02/22/2019
JUNOS 2019 | Video of the Year Nominees | Stingray Rising Stars

March is an important month for the music industry with the JUNOs celebrating today’s finest musical talent.

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By: CharlesFri, 02/22/2019
Alexandre Désilets | Programmateur invité | Février 2019

Alexandre Désilets est certainement l’une des voix les plus imposantes par son infini tendresse. Il est un mélodiste sensible qui sait créer une poésie moderne avec des mots savamment choisis. L’auteur-compositeur-interprète a fait vibrer le public plus d’une fois avec ses albums qu’Escalader l’ivresse (2008), La Garde (2010), Fancy Ghetto (2014) et Windigo (2016). Ce dernier lui a valu deux Félix au gala de l’ADISQ 2017. Son inspiration s’enracine dans toutes les possibilités qu’offre le corps, le cœur et l’esprit.

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By: LucilleFri, 02/22/2019
JUNOS 2019 | Video of the Year Nominees | Stingray Rising Stars

March is an important month for the music industry with the JUNOs celebrating today’s finest musical talent.

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By: CharlesFri, 02/22/2019
Alexandre Désilets | Programmateur invité | Février 2019

Alexandre Désilets est certainement l’une des voix les plus imposantes par son infini tendresse. Il est un mélodiste sensible qui sait créer une poésie moderne avec des mots savamment choisis. L’auteur-compositeur-interprète a fait vibrer le public plus d’une fois avec ses albums qu’Escalader l’ivresse (2008), La Garde (2010), Fancy Ghetto (2014) et Windigo (2016). Ce dernier lui a valu deux Félix au gala de l’ADISQ 2017. Son inspiration s’enracine dans toutes les possibilités qu’offre le corps, le cœur et l’esprit.

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By: Rebecca O.Thu, 02/21/2019
Thank u, next: Ariana Grande makes history

In 1964, the Beatles broke records as they simultaneously occupied the top three spots of the Billboard Hot 100 with their hit songs “Can’t Buy Me Love,” “Do You Want to Know A Secret?” and “Twist and Shout.” This week, nearly sixty years later, New York-Italian pop singer Ariana Grande has achieved the same accomplishment as three singles from her fifth studio album take the lead among the most popular songs in the world.

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Pop
By: AdrianaWed, 02/20/2019
Background Music and Hotels

Background music in hospitality environments can have a positive impact on customer engagement and satisfaction. The Ritz Carlton, for example, uses music to create a welcoming atmosphere for their guests.  

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By: GregWed, 02/13/2019
Alberta Country Music Association's Awards Weekend | We Were There

The 8th annual Alberta Country Music Association’s (ACMA) Awards Weekend took place in Red Deer, Alberta on January 26th and 27th. It was their biggest event to date.

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By: OliviaWed, 02/06/2019
How to choose the best music for your restaurant

According to HUI Research, music can increase restaurant sales by up to 9%, and can also influence how much - and how fast- your guests eat!

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By: BrianThu, 01/31/2019
Into the Spider-Verse

I'm sitting here listening to Into the Spider-Verse soundtrack, dictating this review while playing Spider-Man on my PS4. If you told 12-year-old Brian that

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By: Eva and SophieThu, 01/31/2019
Artists to Watch | February 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: OliviaWed, 01/30/2019
A New Era for Brick and Mortar

Traditional retail is dead. You’ve heard it before, and you will surely hear it again. A new era for brick and mortar has begun, and it is one that focuses on the customer’s in-store experience. Brick and mortar retail has to adapt to retain customers and stay relevant in a world where everything is seemingly moving online.

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