Hedley

  1. Bruce Cockburn, Trooper, Deadmau5 Honored at 2012 SOCAN Awards Gala

    November 20, 2012 2:06 PM EST Canadian musician/activist Bruce Cockburn and "Raise A Little Hell" rockers Trooper were honored with lifetime achievement awards last night at the 23rd annual SOCAN Awards Gala, which recognizes the accomplishments of Canadian songwrite ...

  2. Ross on Radio: The Song Of Summer That Almost Wasn't

    September 24, 2012 6:43 AM EDT In their story on Carly Rae Jepsen and social media's role in helping break her "Summer Song of 2012," the New York Times credits Justin Bieber with helping anoint what was "a minor hit in Canada" when he first heard it. I ...

  3. Marianas Trench Leads Drake, Justin Bieber With Seven Noms in Canada's MuchMusic Video Awards

    May 15, 2012 7:00 PM EDT Pop band Marianas Trench has emerged with seven nominations for the 2012 MuchMusic Video Awards, topping other nominees such as Drake, Justin Bieber, Nickelback and Simple Plan. The annual awards will be broadcast live June 17 at MuchMusic, housed ...

  4. Backbeat: Bob Ezrin, Crowbar, Kardinal Offishall Honored @ Canada's SOCAN Awards

    November 28, 2011 7:00 AM EST The best speech of the night at Canada's 22nd annual SOCAN Awards in Toronto on November 21 came from Crowbar , best known for "Oh What A Feeling," a song honoured by the performing rights organization that evening with the SOCAN Cl ...

  5. K'Naan, Stampeders, Bob Ezrin Honored at SOCAN Awards

    November 22, 2011 11:15 AM EST Hip hop artist K'Naan, legendary country-rockers The Stampeders, Pink Floyd/Alice Cooper producer Bob Ezrin and country band Prairie Oyster all received achievement awards of varying kinds at last night's private SOCAN Awards at Toronto& ...

  6. Neil Young, Avril Lavigne Play Olympics Closer

    March 01, 2010 12:00 AM EST A wide-ranging group of Canadian performers headlined the closing ceremonies of the 2010 Vancouver Olympic Games, including a surprise appearance by Neil Young, as well as songs from the likes of Michael Buble and Avril Lavigne. The performers had ...

  7. Simple Plan, Avril Among MuchMusic Award Winners

    June 16, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Montreal's Simple Plan won the MuchMusic Video Award as the people's choice for favorite Canadian group, and Avril Lavigne took the favorite Canadian artist as the awards were handed out in a live telecast last night. Rihanna took home b ...

  8. Offishal, Hedley, Simple Plan Set For MuchMusic Awards

    May 28, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Emerging hip-hop star Kardinal Offishal with Akon, rock band Hedley and Simple Plan will be among the acts to play live at the 2008 MuchMusic Video Awards. International acts playing the show include Rihanna, Girlicious and Sean Kingston. The awar ...

  9. Hedley, Belly, IllScarlett Lead MuchMusic Nods

    May 22, 2008 12:00 AM EDT Rock band Hedley, rapper Belly, and punksters illScarlett are among the leading Canadian nominees for the 2008 MuchMusic Video Awards, the station has announced. The award show, which usually features a host of international acts and live performa ...

  10. MuchMusic Launches User-Generated Video Contest

    November 28, 2006 12:00 AM EST Canadian video outlet MuchMusic has come up with a promotional twist to encourage young film-makers. It is inviting fans of Canadian pop rockers Hedley to submit their own versions of the band's new video, "Street Fight," to its onl ...

  11. MuchMusic Launches User-Generated Video Contest

    November 28, 2006 12:00 AM EST Winning submissions to be broadcast Dec. 4. Canadian video outlet MuchMusic has come up with a promotional twist to encourage young film-makers. It is inviting fans of Canadian pop rockers Hedley to submit their own versions of the band's new ...

  12. Juno Awards Nominations Unveiled

    February 15, 2006 12:00 AM EST Albertan rockers Nickelback dominate nods. With six nominations Albertan rockers Nickelback dominated the nomination list for the 2006 Juno Awards announced today (Feb. 15) in Toronto. Nickelback (EMI Canada) garnered nominations for top group, fa ...