Canada’s Largest New Music Festival and Conference, is pleased to announce the 34th installment in 2016 will take place May 4th -14th, once again bringing conferences, awards, film, comedy and music to the city of Toronto. As one of the largest and longest running events, CMW attracts speakers and performers from across the globe. Canadian Music Week takes…

 

The Uptown Funk hitmaker co-headlined the new 10,000-capacity Green Grooves concert at Abu Dhabi Golf Club on October 22, with vocalist Labrinth also on the bill. The outdoor, dance-centric gig is hoped to be the first in a series of larger festival-style bills in Abu Dhabi. To be staged under the shadow of the European…

 

Rateliff fronts seven-piece band, the Night Sweats in this vintage take on a prison performance. He’s pivoting from melancholy acoustic reflections to the exuberance of a new project with seven-piece soul band, the Night Sweats. The single S.O.B. is a singalong-ready foot-stomper of a song, it features Rateliff and his band serenading a audience of prisoners…

 

A very interesting take on the funky song that you must watch. When listening to Bruno Mars, it’s difficult to not get ‘the feels’ with every track. His song with Mark Ronson, “Uptown Funk,” is no exception to that rule. The following video is truly engaging and an interesting take on the tune. Dance along…

 

Technology gives indie artists the tools to have greater control over their content. to keep more revenue and have greater control over their art. In the music industry it’s pretty easy to get taken advantage of. That’s saying it lightly. Let’s say, indie artists pretty much get screwed over. Many new indie artists trying to make it big…

 

Sam Smith went through such a makeover, looking so much different than before! There is so much pressure in Hollywood now. You’re either too skinny or too fat. No one is perfect the way they are. As talented as Sam Smith is, he does face the critique on his weight. He cannot escape the media…

 
 

This sister act from the Philippines just slayed the audition for the X-Factor UK When you watch X-Factor UK, there are some performances that really stick in your mind. These performances are either powerful, inspiring, or awful. Well this group is not awful at all. A group of four sisters hailing from Isabela province have…

 

Beyoncé has been knocked off the spot as the most popular person on Instagram this week. We were expecting something like this to happen someday. BUT we did not know that this was the celebrity to take that spot. Kim Kardashian sets new a new Instagram record with 44.3 million followers, beating Beyoncé as most popular…

 

Research shows that indie music fans have the most exploratory music tastes compared to pop music fans. Each genre of music has their fans. Now if we’re going to categorize the types of fans that each genre brings that wouldn’t be fair. Each genre of music is welcoming. Though certain fans pay particular attention to the genre that…