Karen Bliss

Karen Bliss is the Canadian correspondent for Billboard, in addition to writing for Rolling Stone, MSN, AOL and many others publications and sites in Canada. She is also founder/editor-in-chief of www.samaritanmag.com, a music-heavy original news magazine, and runs Canadian music column musiclowdown.com.

Big Wreck

Canadian Indie Group Announces New 'Road Gold' Certification

The Canadian Independent Music Association (CIMA) has added a new music industry certification program called road gold, awarded to Canadian artists that have sold in excess of 25,000 tickets on their national headlining or co-headlining tours within a 12-month period.
Big Wreck

Canadian Indie Group Announces New 'Road Gold' Certification

The Canadian Independent Music Association (CIMA) has added a new music industry certification program called road gold, awarded to Canadian artists that have sold in excess of 25,000 tickets on their national headlining or co-headlining tours within a 12-month period.
Drake

Drake's 'If You're Reading This' Makes Polaris Music Prize Long List

Drake, METZ, Buffy Sainte-Marie, Death From Above 1979, Whitehorse, Alvvays, Cold Specks and Jazz Cartier are among the 40 artists whose albums made the 2015 Polaris Music Prize long list, which was announced Tuesday (June 16) in Halifax, Nova Scotia, at The Carleton.
Drake

Drake's 'If You're Reading This' Makes Polaris Music Prize Long List

Drake, METZ, Buffy Sainte-Marie, Death From Above 1979, Whitehorse, Alvvays, Cold Specks and Jazz Cartier are among the 40 artists whose albums made the 2015 Polaris Music Prize long list, which was announced Tuesday (June 16) in Halifax, Nova Scotia, at The Carleton.

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