Catherine MacLellan releasing album of Gene’s songs

Fans of Gene MacLellan’s music get a double treat this summer; not only is his daughter Catherine doing a stage show of his songs, she’s also releasing a full album.

Should the federal government help music festivals book big name artists?

The Major International Events Network (RÉMI) and Festivals and Major Events (FAME) are calling on the Trudeau government to give more money to major festivals like Osheaga, the Montreal International Jazz Festival, and Just For Laughs.

Watch Drake join The Weeknd at Toronto Show

And Finally

Since last weekend saw the latest CBC Music Festival (and I can’t find the highlight video yet*) we look back to last years event followed by the the three most recent Kreative Kontrol podcasts by Vish Khanna.

*cue comment that there were no highlights at this year’s event.