Besieged pop-rockers Hedley faced a barrage of more bad news Friday as they were dropped by their management team, abandoned by other musicians opening for them on their cross-Canada tour and had their music blacklisted by the CBC and more than 100 Bell Media radio stations.
Cousin Harley’s latest album, Blue Smoke: The Music of Merle Travis, is a tribute compilation Pigat made to honour Merle Travis 100 years after his birth.
(CBC news British Columbia)
Matthew Good and Our Lady Peace are joining forces for a cross-country concert tour, but don’t suggest they’re trying to recapture their past glory days.
(The Chronicle Herald)
Here in the land of oil and gas, in the land of suit-and-tie “business”, we could create — an artists’ colony. A part of Calgary’s heart could be converted to studio/workspace for independent artists, painters, writers, musicians, sculptors, architects, 3D animators, fashion designers. Or an incubator for commercial galleries and/or recording studios.
(CBC news Calgary)
Watch Odonis Odonis’ Full set for CBC Music’s First Play Live.