Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Dick Dale, King of Surf Guitar, dead at 81

Dick Dale, whose pounding, blaringly loud power-chord instrumentals on songs like Miserlou and Let's Go Trippin' earned him the title King of the Surf...

Legendary Codco comedy troupe reunites in Halifax

It was the first time Mary Walsh, Cathy Jones, Andy Jones and Greg Malone have been on stage together since their sketch...

Playing with Yo-Yo Ma, hanging with Joni Mitchell: Is a Juno win next for...

Jeremy Dutcher is still basking in the success of his first album, Wolastoqiyik Lintuwakonawa. It won him a Polaris Prize last year, and a...

‘This is a game-changing museum’: Winnipeg Art Gallery expansion promises to vault Inuit art...

When complete in 2020, the Winnipeg Art Gallery says the new $65-million Inuit Art Centre will be home to a collection of...

Meet the Cambridge director up for a Juno for Scott Helman’s Hang Ups video

A Cambridge music video director is up for a big prize this weekend – a Juno for Music Video of the Year....

David Foster on his charitable work and collaborations with Céline Dion, Whitney Houston and...

Legendary Canadian producer David Foster discusses his philanthropy and the highs and lows of working with major music stars. https://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/david-foster-award-career-1.5043838?cmp=rss

‘Heartwarming and mind-blowing’: Juno musicians react to fan welcome

Fans met Canadian musicians with tears and screams of joy at the Juno's Fan Fare event in London, Ont. https://www.cbc.ca/news/entertainment/junos-2019-fan-fare-1.5059614?cmp=rss

‘A twinkle in his eye’: Renowned Prairie sculptor Joe Fafard dies at home in...

The family of Saskatchewan artist Joe Fafard has confirmed his death at his home in Lumsden on Saturday. https://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/saskatoon/joe-fafard-death-saskatchewan-sculpture-artist-1.5059549?cmp=rss

Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson will return to TV after sexual misconduct probe

Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson will return to the air on two TV shows that had been put on hold for a sexual...

How Canada’s biggest names in music are supporting the next generation of talent

From Jessie Reyez to The Weeknd, some of Canada's biggest names in music are creating spaces to help a new generation of...