Friday, November 16, 2018

Japanese man pledges to have, hold and cherish hologram pop star Hatsune Miku

When newlywed Akihiko Kondo returns from work at a middle school in a Tokyo suburb, he is greeted by the love of...

Carrie, Chris and Keith steal the show at the Country Music Awards

Chris Stapleton was the big winner but Carrie Underwood and her unborn baby stole the limelight at the Country Music Association (CMA)...

From the Vaults digs deep into the CBC archives for unforgettable musical performances

Leonard Cohen's first-ever TV performance, a 14-year-old Shania Twain and Sammy Davis Jr.'s own TV special are some of the landmark moments...

Historic synthesizer celebrated at Calgary’s National Music Centre

Officially known as The Original New Timbral Orchestra — but better known as TONTO — it’s a synthesizer built in 1968 by...

Kapwani Kiwanga wins the $100K Sobey Art Award

Kapwani Kiwanga, from Hamilton, Ont., was presented with the $100,000 Sobey Art Award at a gala ceremony at the National Gallery of...

Game of Thrones returning in April 2019 for final season

HBO confirmed Tuesday that the series will return next year for its eighth season with six episodes to conclude its run. https://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/game-of-thrones-returning-april-final-season-1.4905243?cmp=rss

Cirque du Soleil employees balk at performing in Saudi Arabia

In light of recent events that have sparked an international political crisis, some artists are asking why the Cirque is sticking to...

BTS’s agency apologizes for band members’ atomic bomb shirt and hat with Nazi emblem

The K-pop superstars' management apologized Wednesday for members wearing a T-shirt depicting the explosion of an atomic bomb and a hat with...

First he takes Manhattan: MAC’s Leonard Cohen exhibition gets international tour

Montreal's Musée d'art contemporain (MAC) has officially announced the international tour of its blockbuster Leonard Cohen: A Crack in Everything exhibition, which...

Reuben and the Dark vow show will go on after band’s vehicles ‘totalled’ in...

The Calgary band Reuben and the Dark is reminding travellers of the dangers of winter driving after their van and trailer rolled...