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  • Music Halls of Fame – Honoring Outstanding Achievements

    While high profile music awards and inductees into renowned Halls of Fame may be well publicized and capture the attention of worldwide music fans, there are a number of less well known, but ...

  • US 2012 Summer Music Festivals

    With the northern hemisphere moving into summer, music fans should start making plans to get to some of the awesome festivals coming up in the US. What better reason for a road-trip than to ...

  • Labor Day Concert in City of Brotherly Love

    Standing with Philadelphia's mayor Michael Nutter on the steps of the city's art museum, (steps which Rocky fans are sure to recognize) New York-born rapper Jay-Z announced his intention to ...

  • Ethnomusicology – Study of People Making Music

    Legendary reggae musician Bob Marley has been quoted as saying "One good thing about music, when it hits you, you feel no pain." Certainly, many would agree that music has enormous potential ...

  • 2012 Juno Awards Nominees

    The 2012 Juno Awards are set to take place on April 1st at Scotiabank Place in Ottawa - with the legendary William Shatner as its host. The lineup for the evening includes City and Colour, ...

  • Nominees for 54th Grammy Awards

    With the prestigious Grammy Awards taking place this upcoming weekend, there is little doubt that Adele will be walking off with a number of the coveted awards. With six Grammy nominations – ...

  • Ne-Yo Takes on Challenge to "Revitalize" Motown

    The legendary music label Motown Records has announced that American R&B singer-songwriter Ne-Yo has been appointed as the new Senior Vice President of A&R – Artists and Repertoire – at the ...

  • Adele Leads 2011 Top Sellers

    According to data released by music sales tracking service Nielsen SoundScan, Adele's album 21 and her single from the album Rolling in the Deep were the number one sellers in the United ...

  • Steinway Hall Honors Billy Joel

    With Piano Man being the song that launched Billy Joel's career, it seems fitting that this popular musician has been inducted into Steinway Hall New York, one of the centers for the ...

  • Music Industry Continues to Evolve with Sale of EMI

    Highlighting the changes advancing technology is having on the music industry, after 80 years of operating as an independent music distributor, EMI has concluded agreements which break the ...

  • ICM Honors Top Musicians

    With fifty years in the entertainment world to his name, Ricky Skaggs was named both Musician of the Year, and Entertainer of the Year, at the 17th Annual ICM Faith, Family and Country ...

  • Western Canadian Music Award Winners

    The Yukon Arts Center hosted the 2011 Western Canadian Music Awards on Sunday 23 October in an exciting event honoring the musical achievements of artists from Manitoba, Alberta, British ...