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    Rush Announces Charity Donation to the Gord Downie Fund for Brain Cancer Research

    November 30, 2024 Earlier this month, CMW  announced that the members of RUSH would be the 2024 recipients of the Allan Slaight Humanitarian Spirit Award at Canadian Music Week in April. Part of this prestigious Humanitarian award includes $40,000  made to the recipient’s charity…


    November 28, 2024 by DAVID BRAY   RIP AVR……An era came to an end as Aboriginal Voices Radio went off the air in November pursuant to a CRTC directive and a federal court decision. Aboriginal Voices Radio, a non-profit venture, started years ago as a noble…

    CARAS Unveils Host of JUNO Songwriters’ Circle

    November 23, 2024 The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences  announced that Ottawa native, 12-time JUNO Award winner, Canadian Music Hall of Fame inductee, and music legend Bruce Cockburn will host and perform at the 2024 JUNO Songwriters’ Circle, to be held in…

    Bell Media Partners with DAIS on Creative Hub and Artist Incubator

    November 22, 2024   Bell Media and renowned Canadian artist and creative powerhouse Sol Guy today announced their partnership on the creative hub and artist incubator, DAIS. A launchpad for the development, production, and distribution of landmark content, DAIS’s key pillars are short-form…

    CRTC Calls for Applications for New Radio Stations to Serve Grimsby and Beamsville

    November 11, 2024 The CRTC has found that there is room to license at least one radio station to serve Grimsby and Beamsville. Consequently,given the scarcity of FM frequencies and the interest expressed to serve the market, the Commission has issued a call for…

    SOCAN Mourns Passing of Leonard Cohen

    November 11, 2024 SOCAN – the Society of Composers, Authors & Music Publishers of Canada – expressed its deep sadness after the passing of Leonard Cohen, one of the organization’s most iconic members, at the age of 82. Born in the Westmount area…


    November 11, 2024 Leonard Cohen — writer, poet, composer, singer, renowned seducer and, for many, the epitome of cool — has died at the age of 82. His sonorous, tobacco-painted baritone was once described as “the musical equivalent of rotgut whisky” and his…

    Stingray Digital Reports Q2 Financial Results

    November 10, 2024 Stingray Digital Group Inc. today announced its financial results for the second quarter ended September 30, 2024. Financial Highlights (in thousands of dollars, except per share data) Three months ended September 30 Six months ended September 30   2024 2024…

    SiriusXM Canada to Launch Blue Rodeo Radio

    November 9, 2024 SiriusXM Canada  today announced Blue Rodeo Radio, a limited-run channel to celebrate the legendary Canadian country rock band, starting November.   Blue Rodeo Radio will feature selections from across the band’s vast catalogue, including a special track-by-track with band founders Jim Cuddy…

    CRTC Calls for Comments on Possible New Radio Stations in Brampton and St. Johns

    November 4, 2024 The CRTC has received applications for broadcasting licences to operate new commercial radio stations to serve Brampton, Ontario. The Commission is seeking comments on market capacity and the appropriateness of issuing a call for radio applications to serve Brampton. The Commission…