Toronto's Harbourfront Centre is looking for the GTA’s hottest independent artists and bands to take centre stage this summer and compete for the fourth annual SoundClash Music Award. Designed to showcase Toronto’s talented, creative and forward-thinking independent musicians, the SoundClash Music Award is an opportunity for independent artists or...

The Toronto Star is currently seeking a talented Digital Producer, to position their digital platforms (desktop, mobile, tablet, social) as the dominant Canadian source of news and information. Opera Lyra, the Capital Region’s only professional opera company, is seeking a full-time Marketing Coordinator to assist the company with its marketing...

From Billboard: The unstoppable soundtrack to Disney's "Frozen" continues its run atop the Billboard 200 as it clocks a 10th nonconsecutive week at No. 1. The set sold 133,000 copies in the week ending April 13, according to Nielsen SoundScan. That's down 11 percent compared with the previous frame, when...

Steve Jordan, Founder and Executive Director of the Polaris Music Prize, today announced the key dates for 2014. After stints in Vancouver and Montreal, the Long List will hit the road again this year, touching down on June 19th at the National Music Centre in Calgary during this...

What happens when you mix True Detective‘s Rust Cohle words with original Family Circus cartoons? This “Time is a Flat Circus” parody.

http://youtu.be/wGVBt_7Ia_s Meredith Shaw's musical journey is unique among singer/songwriters today in that she is giving the world a chance to see her artistic and creative development happen in real time. Shaw's music has a sophisticated pop vibe and features clever, witty lyrics, mixed with a playful sensuality. Her uncanny ability to...

Last week, India Coran from Dale Speaking Radio Promotions and Digital Marketing in Toronto finally got to see Cher. It was a pretty incredible moment for her as she's always been a fan. But as she likely danced all night, she came up with a list of things any...

http://youtu.be/_bKQXmvdr8o Russell Brand has a love/hate relationship with so many aspects of this world - the media, the audience towards him, and especially politics. But regardless of how you feel about his stand-up, you have to admire his thought process with the same respect as others in his league like...

Watch Madlib produce a beat from scratch in this exclusive video, shot with ten of Sony's Music Video Recorders running simultaneously. Armed with a couple of CDJs, mixer, drum kit, and a keyboard/sampler to pull it all together, this is a cool insight to a rare look at a...

From MPR News: Starting April 19, Minneapolis bars and clubs that feature live music will have to offer free earplugs to patrons under an ordinance approved Friday by the Minneapolis City Council. The ordinance is believed to be the first of its kind in the country. It will apply to about...

She’s the One Emerging Female Artist Competition is an annual Canada-wide talent search for an emerging, Canadian female singer. As part of their special 20th Anniversary edition, the RBC Bluesfest is zeroing in on the best young, emerging teenage female singers in Canada. They are looking for one special artist...

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From Business Insider: Investing in a startup like Turntable has to be hard. You put money in and it seems like a rocket ship — then all of a sudden it tanks. What’s that like? FW: Well, I think we made a bunch of mistakes there, some of which I would blame...

You can't fight the seether, or the reunion bug. First, The Afghan Whigs reform and start to announce shows for 2014, and now '90s alt-rock vets Veruca Salt are reuniting their original lineup to release a new single for Record Store Day. Almost 20 years after parting ways, the...