Are You Ready For MOUNT NINJI AND DA NICE TIME KID Tour?
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Die Antwoord are back in FULL EFFECT with a high energy new album MOUNT NINJI AND DA NICE TIME KID and with the release are wasting no time and hitting the road with it.
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BESTiE making the most of CMW – “No Bad Days”
May 19, 2014 – 7:58 pm | No Comment
BESTiE making the most of CMW – “No Bad Days”

We spoke of Canadian Music Week and its ability to shine light on indie bands, well this year brought us a band that actually shined the light on CMW.
Their bio reads: “BESTiE are a band …

CMW shines light on indie bands coast to coast
May 18, 2014 – 10:43 pm | No Comment
CMW shines light on indie bands coast to coast

This year’s Canadian Music Week like many before it brought to Toronto a collection of fresh indie bands into rotation, and the 32nd annual festival just keeps getting better.
From Australia to Israel, the international indie …

Leisure Cruise sailing away with debut album
May 18, 2014 – 9:21 pm | One Comment
Leisure Cruise sailing away with debut album

They say two minds are better than one, and with creative minds – even more so. Enter Dave Hodge and Leah Siegel – who alone are both extremely talented musicians, but together, they are Leisure …

Sirius XM Indies gave way to rising stars – CMW
May 18, 2014 – 1:20 am | No Comment
Sirius XM Indies gave way to rising stars – CMW

Amazing talent from Canada and abroad hit the stage at the Kool Haus in Toronto during Canadian Music Week for the Sirius XM Indies – an award ceremony for just that.
The big winners this year …

Deadmau5 and Jian Ghomeshi chat at CMW
May 17, 2014 – 2:03 am | No Comment
Deadmau5 and Jian Ghomeshi chat at CMW

The man better known by his stage moniker Deadmau5 took a seat across from CBCs Jian Ghomeshi and took his questions. They chatted about many things, from business to genres, and the room was in stitches the entire time.

During Canadian Music Week, we had a buffet of worthy of the title celebrity interview, this being the middle child between Dallas Green who was up the day before and preceeding legendary producer Quincy Jones who took the stage the following day.

Canadian Music Week closes successful 32nd year
May 14, 2014 – 11:12 pm | No Comment
Canadian Music Week closes successful 32nd year

On the heels of one of its most successful years yet, Canadian Music Week is pleased to announce its 2015 dates. The festival will return to Toronto for another week of conferences, awards, film, comedy and music …

Jeff Gunn gave guitar workshop during CMW
May 14, 2014 – 9:37 pm | One Comment
Jeff Gunn gave guitar workshop during CMW

Freelance guitarist Jeff Gunn, based out of Toronto but respected internationally, stopped by Long & McQuades on Bloor West in Toronto to give a guitar workshop to any interested patrons and guitar enthusiasts.
The clinic took …

Dallas Green spoke out on his career, Alexisonfire
May 14, 2014 – 8:31 pm | No Comment
Dallas Green spoke out on his career, Alexisonfire

On the opening day of Canadian Music Week, fans of City and Colour were treated to a celebrity interview with one of Canada’s most prolific and gifted songwriters, Dallas Green.
Armed with an arsenal of poetic …

Tegan & Sara give back their all at CHUM’s Fanfest
May 12, 2014 – 2:04 am | No Comment
Tegan & Sara give back their all at CHUM’s Fanfest

CHUM 104.5 FM’s Fanfest had two incredible headliners in Ellie Goulding and Tegan & Sara – two class acts from different sides of the world and music spectrum.  The fans loved it, and pleasantly so, …

Winners of the 2014 SiriusXM Indies announced
May 11, 2014 – 6:13 pm | No Comment
Winners of the 2014 SiriusXM Indies announced

Canadian Music Week is pleased to announce the winners of the 2014 SiriusXM Indies – 14th Annual Independent Music Awards. City and Colour, Arcade Fire and Arctic Monkeys are among the winners recognized tonight across 37 categories.
Celebrating the best of …

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