Wayhome 2017 line-up announced

Event organizer’s Republic Live put last week’s WayHome line-up rumours to bed this morning, with the official announcement of the 2017 line-up for Wayhome Music and Arts Festival.

Microforum hoping new presses for vinyl records will be music to fans’ ears

While other manufacturers are using old equipment to make records, Toronto company hoping high-tech vinyl presses will pay off with a better product.

Guess Who’s Protest Song Enters Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame

The Guess Who’s 1970 protest song “Hand Me Down World” has been inducted into the Canadian Songwriters Hall of Fame (CSHF), by the Society of Composers, Authors and Music Publishers of Canada (SOCAN), the performing rights organization which purchased it in 2011. Right now it’s a virtual induction, a song added to a list online, as determined by the CSHF induction committees and approval by the board of directors.

Are the Junos ‘too male’?

MacLeans talks to Allan Reid, the head of CARAS, on Canada’s musical and political moment, and the criticisms that the Juno Awards are too male.

And Finally

Have you left you Valentine’s day plans to the last second, do you find little more than a couple of quarters and a fuzzy lifesaver when you search through your pockets?
If you answer yes to both of these questions you might want to check out MoneySenses post on Affordable Valentine’s Day date ideas across Canada.