Loreena McKennitt

  1. Nickelback, Ostanek Among SOCAN Award Winners

    November 20, 2007 12:00 AM EST The Society of Composers Authors and Music Publishers of Canada held its annual awards gala in Toronto Nov. 19, with polka king Walter Ostanek, rock pioneer Ronnie Hawkins and rock band Nickelback among the winners. Ostanek received SOCAN's L ...

  2. McKennit Goes Back To Court Over Book

    June 15, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Just two months after winning a lengthy libel case, Canadian singer Loreena McKennit has launched another legal battle against her former friend Niema Ash over her self-published book. Ash, whose last tussle with McKennitt over her book went as fa ...

  3. Court Sides With McKennitt

    April 02, 2007 12:00 AM EDT The House of Lords refused a British author permission to appeal a ban on her book about Canadian singer/songwriter Loreena McKennitt. The House of Lords in London, England rejected an application for permission to appeal brought by British author ...

  4. McKennitt Readies First Tour Since 1998

    February 21, 2007 12:00 AM EST Canadian singer/instrumentalist Loreena McKennitt will begin a North American tour April 15 in Toronto, her first since 1998. It follows a previously announced 21-date European tour that begins March 11 in Stuttgart, Germany, and finishes April 6 ...

  5. McKennitt To Tour U.S. And Canada

    February 13, 2007 12:00 AM EST Canadian singer/instrumentalist Loreena McKennitt will begin a North American tour in April with 21 U.S. dates and five Canadian dates. The trek is in support of her debut, "An Ancient Muse" (Verve/Quinlan Road). The jaunt, which kicks o ...

  6. McKennitt Wins U.K. Privacy Test Case

    December 14, 2006 12:00 AM EST Canadian folk singer Loreena McKennitt has succeeded in her U.K. court battle to protect her privacy. London's Appeal Court today (Dec. 14) upheld a High Court ruling last December in which judge Mr Justice Eady issued an order preventing dis ...