Richard Branson denies offering $800 million for Led Zep reunion

Richard Branson has written a post denying offering $800 million for the Led Zeppelin reunion, saying he's 'dazed and confused' by reports. I’ve been...

Harvey Glatt named Unsung Hero at Canadian Folk Music Awards

Harvey Glatt, a prominent figure of the Canadian folk music community, is the recipient of the Unsung Hero award for this year's Canadian Folk...

Adele’s Manager: ‘Streaming Is the Future’

From Billboard: Adele’s manager has spoken out in favor of music streaming, following high profile hold-outs such as Taylor Swift, whose decision to pull her...

Nominees For American Country Countdown Awards Announced

The American Country Countdown Awards, based on country music’s longest-running radio countdown show, “American Country Countdown with Kix Brooks,” which has recognized the best...

Animated Sheet Music For 3 Charlie Parker Jazz Classics: “Confirmation,” “Au Privave” & “Bloomdido”

Courtesy of Dan Cohen‘s Youtube channel Animated Sheet Music, here are Cohen’s animations of “Confirmation,” “Au Privave,” that 1951 bebop standard with the mysteriously...

Noel Gallagher In Another Amazing Interview – He Loves Russell Brand and Crisps But Hates Making Music Videos

If you were to play an Olympic style competition when it comes to media interviews, Noel Gallagher would take place 1, 2, and 3...

James Franco Releases “This Charming Man” Video From His Smiths-Inspired Album/Film Let Me Get What I Want

Here is the premiere of "This Charming Man," the mind-bending new music video by James Franco and Tim O'Keefe's conceptual art school band, Daddy. The song is just a teaser for...

Mark Cuban on What’s It Like To Be A Billionaire

Rolling Stone: What would surprise people about being a billionaire? Mark Cuban: Nothing. It's fucking amazing and off the charts. Via

Spotify’s Daniel Ek responds to Taylor Swift; Swift’s Manager And Taylor Responds Back To Him

Spotify founder Daniel Ek has directly responded to Taylor Swift’s decision to remove her entire catalogue from the service - while announcing that Spotify...

SiriusXM and YouTube Announce New Electronic Dance Music Show, “The YouTube EDM 15”

SiriusXM and YouTube today announced the launch of The YouTube EDM 15, a new weekly show featuring trending electronic dance songs based on YouTube...

eOne A&R Busts Arm After Signing The Wild!

We were warned. We didn’t believe them. eOne Music Canada signed Kelowna, BC-based The Wild! Their new EP is scheduled to be released in early 2015. Their...

Rock and Roll Hall Of Fame Pays Tribute To Paul Simon

The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum is launching a new exhibit chronicling the life, career and creative inspiration of two-time Hall...

Stingray Music Brings All Good Vibes to AT&T

Stingray, the leading global provider of multiplatform musical services for Pay TV operators, and AT&T* U-verse®, announced the launch of Stingray Music, a new...

What Darth Vader Really Sounded Like On the ‘Star Wars’ Set

You can't think of Star Wars without the voice of Darth Vader, provided by James Earl Jones. But Jones wasn't in that outfit...

Don Shafer Announced as 2015 Recipient of Allan Waters Broadcast Lifetime Achievement Award

Canadian Music Week is pleased to announce Don Shafer as the 2015 inductee to the Canadian Broadcast Industry Hall of Fame. An innovator and...

Conan O’Brien’s music booker on how unknown acts can get on the show

Do publicists or managers ever say, "We'll give you this major artist down the road if you take this lesser band now?" Jim Pitt, Conan: In...