June 07

The Weeknd sweeps the JUNOS taking home five awards.Winners announced for The 50th Annual JUNO Awards, highlighting Canada’s important musical achievements

Winners announced for The 50th Annual JUNO Awards, highlighting Canada’s important musical achievements The Weeknd sweeps the JUNOS taking home five awards Jann Arden performed from Calgary’s National Music Centre following her induction into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame, Presented by TD,by the legendary Anne Murray  The Tragically Hip received the 2021 Humanitarian Award […]

June 07

AFAReads: “Of Women and Salt” by Gabriela Garcia

The novel, a debut from Bay Area–based Gabriela Garcia In 2016, I visited Cuba as part of the first wave of travelers to the island following the reopening of its American embassy I loved everything about the country: the pastel colors of Cienfuegos; the cross-island bus whose driver grocery-shopped at farms along the way; the vendors singing […]

June 05

Kenny Scharf: When Worlds Collide:Max Basch and Malia Scharf

https://www.youtube.com/embed/heq9rdWjfec?wmode=transparent&rel=0 Kenny Scharf: When Worlds Collide:Max Basch and Malia Scharf | 77 min | 2020 | USA | RATING: PGAvailable NowAlready purchased?Click “Watch Now” & view the film. Streaming until June17  GET STREAMING TICKETAlready purchased? Sign in to access.To see the world through the eyes of the iconic New York pop surrealist Kenny Scharf is […]

June 05

Moving and Inspiring Documentary NASRIN – directed by Jeff Kaufman Opens-June 15!

Reminder – the opening date for the HULU streaming launch of the moving and inspiring documentary NASRIN – directed by Jeff Kaufman is June 15! Survivor, fighter, resilient, inspiring, fierce, unstoppable, and humanitarian are the key words that many have described Iranian political prisoner Nasrin Sotoudeh.  She is one of the world’s most courageous human rights lawyers, […]

June 05

The Alliance of Documentary Editors today introduced a new initiative aimed at making documentary edit rooms more inclusive industry-wide. The cornerstone of this initiative is a public, national database of BIPOC (Black, Indigenous and People of Color) documentary editors.

New York,  NY – June 3, 2021 – The Alliance of Documentary Editors today introduced a new initiative aimed at making documentary edit rooms more inclusive industry-wide. The cornerstone of this initiative is a public, national database of BIPOC (Black, Indigenous and People of Color) documentary editors. It is a fully searchable, user-friendly website that will include […]

June 04

The Tragically Hip release the official music video for “Ouch”,the lead single off their brand-new album, Saskadelphia.

The Tragically Hip release the official music video for “Ouch”,the lead single off their brand-new album, Saskadelphia. Watch “Ouch” HERE. A Revolver Films production, the music video was produced by Craig Fleming, directed by Sara Basso and stars actor and director Jay Baruchel[Goon: Last of the Enforcers, This Is The End], Rebecca-Jo Dunham-Baruchel and comedian and television personality Rick Mercer [The Rick Mercer Report, Made In Canada].  […]

June 03

It’s a Rock Star’s World in Bootleg Stardustby #1 Best Selling Canadian Author & Musician GLENN DIXON

Sometimes you have to hit rock bottom on your way to the top It’s a Rock Star’s World in Bootleg Stardustby #1 Best Selling Canadian Author & Musician GLENN DIXON #1 best selling author Glenn Dixon takes on the whirlwind life of a rock star in his fourth and latest book, Bootleg Stardust — available now via Simon […]

June 03

Get “High” on Jordana Of Earth’s Stunning New Electro-Pop R&B Single — Available Now!

Get “High” on Jordana Of Earth’s Stunning New Electro-Pop R&B Single — Available Now! Watch “High” via YouTube Here Breathy. Sultry. A fusion of electro-pop with notes of R&B. Canadian singer/songwriter Jordana of Earth is back with her latest offering, an intimate love letter simply titled, “High” — available now. Her delicate vocals float like […]

June 02

“Artist of the Year’ Nominated Pop Dynamo Andrew Cassara Says “Gimme More Bass” with the Release of New Official Video

“It’s groove pop, and it just feels like home to me.” Ottawa “Artist of the Year’ Nominated Pop Dynamo Andrew Cassara Says “Gimme More Bass” with the Release of New Official Video Watch “Gimme More Bass (Official)” via YouTube Here At upwards of a quarter-million streams worldwide, it’s more Freak on Repeat for multi-award nominated […]

June 02

Canada’s Summer Solstice Indigenous Festival to be streamed live from National Arts Centre on June 12

Canada’s Summer Solstice Indigenous Festival to be streamed live from National Arts Centre on June 12 Finalists in 18 Categories chosen from 250 Submissions With 10 days away, The Summer Solstice Indigenous Festival are getting ready to host one of Canada’s biggest music award shows. The Awards span 18 categories, celebrating solo artists, duos and groups from across […]

June 02

Alberta Country Artist Myranda Christi Gives a “Pure” Reminder with New Single 

Alberta Country Artist Myranda Christi Gives a “Pure” Reminder with New Single  Watch “Pure” via YouTube Here It’s by “Pure” coincidence that Myranda Christi found this the perfect song to kick off her career as a recording artist…  The Bowden, Alberta-based songbird, who managed to make her way to becoming a close-contestant for her country’s […]

June 01

NEW CBC PODCAST TELLING OUR TWISTED HISTORIES LAUNCHES MAY 31 HOSTED BY KANIEHTI:IO HORN

NEW CBC PODCAST TELLING OUR TWISTED HISTORIES LAUNCHES MAY 31 HOSTED BY KANIEHTI:IO HORN Decolonizing our collective history one word at a time May 31, 2021 —  CBC today announced the launch of TELLING OUR TWISTED HISTORIES, an 11-episode podcast series that reclaims Indigenous history by exploring 11 words whose meanings have been twisted by centuries of colonization. Host Kaniehti:io Horn (Letterkenny, The Man […]

May 31

Deathtrap on the East River Investigation by Laura Poitras and Sean Vegezzi) 

Deathtrap on the East RiverOver 600 people incarcerated on-board prison ship in South BronxFires, chemical agents, enhanced restraintsWatch Here: https://vimeo.com/556010607 Deathtrap on the East River (image from ongoing investigation by Laura Poitras and Sean Vegezzi) Laura Poitras and Sean Vegezzi release video footage documenting a public health emergency and COVID-19 conditions on a prison ship on the East River in the […]

May 31

Alchemical Cinema: Land Breath Fire. Sound by Allison Cameron, in a controlled burn of the forest in High Park.

Alchemical Cinema: Land Breath Fire. Sound by Allison Cameron, in a controlled burn of the forest in High Park.Composer Spotlight: Allison Cameron. Allison Cameron is a professional composer, performer and improvising musician in Toronto. Her reputation for writing compelling compositions for contemporary music ensembles is international. Her improvising trio c_RL (pronounced curl) was a featured […]

May 31

THE BROTHERS: 50 YEARS OF ALLMAN BROTHERS BAND MUSIC CELEBRATORY SOLD-OUT MARCH 10, 2020 CONCERT AT MADISON SQUARE GARDEN

50 YEARS OF ALLMAN BROTHERS BAND MUSIC CELEBRATORY SOLD-OUT MARCH 10, 2020 CONCERT ATMADISON SQUARE GARDENTO BE RELEASED ONLINE, CD, DVD & BLU-RAY The players in photo are, left to right: Duane Trucks Derek Trucks Chuck Leavell Jaimoe Marc Quinones Oteil Burbridge Warren Haynes & Reese Wynans Photo credit: Kirk West/Kirk West Photography The Brothers […]