Next Week in Music | June 27-July 3 • On TV

Along with death and taxes, here's something else you can count on: The days before (and after) a long weekend are a slow time for music on TV. Here's...

Aficionados NFT Marketplace Aims To Help Musicians

A new NFT marketplace aims to help musicians ride out the continuing cost-of-living crisis. Aficionados NFT Marketplace is a music-focused platform launching June 27 that is addressing the huge issue...

Indigenous Festival Celebrates The Solstice

The long-awaited live Summer Solstice Indigenous Festival presented by Rio Tinto runs through June 26 at Mādahòkì Farm in Ottawa’s west end, with an exhilarating celebration of Canadian Indigenous...

Blu Bones Spend Summertime In Europe & Emerge With NFT

Blu Bones are getting back into the NFT game with their new single and video Summertime in Europe (Live at Canadian Music Week). The London, Ont. band — who just marked...

Next Week in Music | June 20-26 • The Short List: 9 Titles You...

At the end of June 1972, Alice Cooper’s album School’s Out was released. In 1982, we got The Replacements’ Stink. The B-52's Good Stuff came out in 1992. Danko...

Next Week in Music | June 20-26 • The Long List: 375 Releases On...

It's been a big week for Brian Wilson. The new documentary Long Promised Road debuted on PBS the other day. The expanded version of Sounds Of Summer: The Best...

Next Week in Music | June 20-26 • New Books

Bowie, Beethoven, Badfinger, Bad Company and Bob. Next week's books are a bunch of B-words. Read all about ’em:   Moonage Daydream: The Life & Times of Ziggy Stardust: 20th Anniversary...

Next Week in Music | June 20-26 • On TV

This is not a drill, Pink Floyd fans: The one and only Roger Waters is making a rare TV appearance on Colbert next week, presumably to bang the drum...

Hannah Thomas Pops Up With Dock Music Concerts

Fresh off her 2022 Canadian Folk Music Award nomination for Young Performer of the Year, Canadian pop singer Hannah Thomas sets the stage for a summer of songs in...

Next Week in Music | June 13-19 • The Short List: 6 Titles You...

Still searching for that Father's Day present? You can't go wrong with music — and I'm sure it's no coincidence that there are a bazillion great new albums coming...

Next Week in Music | June 13-19 • The Long List: 350 Releases On...

Happy birthday to the inimitable Bun E. Carlos, Cheap Trick’s original (and — with apolgies to Daxx Nielsen — greatest) drummer, who turns 71 years old today (Sunday, June...

Next Week in Music | June 13-19 • New Books

Pete and Peart. Blake and Blue Note. Loggins and Lemmy. An American anthem, the world of Warren and the trivial lives of pop stars. Next week's books get down...

Next Week in Music | June 13-19 • On TV

Bonnie and Carrie and Ben and Jewel and Rufus and Phoebe and Christian and more — the singer-songwriters are taking over the small screen next week. Set your PVRs...

Next Week in Music | June 6-12 • The Short List: 7 Titles You...

Elvis gets rusty, Dream Syndicate do battle, Elton goes mad again, Kula Shaker hug it out, Michael Monroe works fast, µ-Ziq ponies up and Shearwater go to great lengths....

Next Week in Music | June 6-12 • The Long List: 300-Plus Releases On...

Hey ho, let's go listen to The Ramones — today (Sunday, June 5) is the 20th anniversary of Dee Dee Ramone’s death from a heroin overdose at just 49 years...

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