1. 2013 MuchMusic Video Awards Nominations Announced

    May 23, 2013 12:44 PM EDT Vancouver's pop-rock band Marianas Trench -- now a headlining arena act in Canada after a dozen years of hard work, and whose frontman Josh Ramsay co-wrote Carly Rae Jepsen's ubiquitous "Call Me Maybe" -- leads the 2013 MuchM ...

  2. Carly Rae Jepsen Wins Big At Canada's Juno Awards

    April 22, 2013 6:23 AM EDT Carly Rae Jepsen added two more Junos on Sunday night, one of seven trophies given out at Canada’s 42nd annual Juno Awards, which was televised live on CTV from Brandt Centre in Regina. The pop singer had already won an award at the previous da ...

  3. Carly Rae Jepsen Wins Big at Juno Awards

    April 22, 2013 12:23 AM EDT Carly Rae Jepsen added two more Junos on Sunday night, one of seven trophies given out at Canada’s 42nd annual Juno Awards, which was televised live on CTV from Brandt Centre in Regina. The pop singer had already won an award at the previous day ...

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  5. Ralph James, Larry LeBlanc To Be Honored By Canadian Music Industry

    December 06, 2012 10:15 AM EST Ralph James, co-founder of The Agency Group and long-time booking agent for Nickelback, will be inducted into the Canadian Music Industry Hall of Fame March 21 during Canadian Music Week's Canadian Music & Broadcast Industry Awards gala i ...

  6. Radiohead's Ticker Tape Touring One of Four Companies Under Investigation In Stage Collapse

    June 19, 2012 9:40 AM EDT The Ontario Ministry of Labour , the Canadian government department that develops and enforces workplace health and safety standards, is looking at the roles of at least four companies involved in the staging and staffing of Saturday's stage ...

  7. Backbeat: Agency Group's Ralph James (Ex-Harlequin Bassist) Honored By WCMA, Music Execs In Hair Metal Wigs (Video)

    November 02, 2011 7:30 AM EDT WCMA 2011 Ralph James Industry Builder Award from james09james on Vimeo . The Agency Group CEO Steve Herman and Live Nation executive vice-president Ian Lowe were among Ralph James' colleagues to don a long black wig in a video tribute to the ...

  8. Arcade Fire, Justin Bieber Win Big at Canada's Juno Awards

    March 28, 2011 12:30 AM EDT 0 0 0 As expected after their Grammy win and banner year, Arcade Fire took home the most Juno Awards in Toronto over the weekend, in part of a 40th anniversary celebration of the Canadian awards show that included Shania Twain , Neil Young and many others ...

  9. Drake Leads MuchMusic Video Awards Nods

    May 19, 2010 8:30 AM EDT 0 0 0 Drake has received a field-leading seven nominations for the MuchMusic Video Awards. The Canadian rapper received a nod for best hip-hip video for the song "Successful," and separate best international video nods for the singles "Over ...

  10. Drake Bests Bieber, Michael Buble Dominates at Juno Awards

    April 19, 2010 11:10 AM EDT 0 0 0 M ichael Bublé took home three Juno Awards during a televised show from St. John's, Newfoundland, adding to the single award he received on the untelevised portion of the awards. Bublé took home album of the year for "Crazy Love," as ...

  11. Ask Billboard: Is 'Idol' Ruining Rock?

    March 05, 2010 4:05 PM EST 0 0 0 ''AMERICAN IDOL' IS DESTROYING REAL MUSIC TALENT' Hi Gary, What is going on with the charts of today? There are not enough alternative or rock songs charting high on the Billboard Hot 100. Instead we are seeing more and more musi ...

  12. Buble Tops Juno Award Nominations

    March 03, 2010 12:00 AM EST Michael Bublé led the Canadian Juno Award today with six nominations, while rockers Billy Talent, rising hip-hop star Drake and country act Johnny Reid all scored multiple nominations. Bublé’s nominations stem from his 2009 release “Crazy Love,” a ...

  13. Pierre Tremblay Departs Nettwerk

    August 14, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Pierre Tremblay has left his role as SVP at Canada's Nettwerk Music Group, claiming the company has "lost focus." Tremblay has taken Toronto band Billy Talent with him for his new venture, Vancouver-based Hive Management. The rock a ...

  14. Nickelback Sweeps Canada's MuchMusic Video Awards

    June 22, 2009 9:05 AM EDT 0 0 0 Alberta rockers Nickelback swept the MuchMusic Video Awards Sunday night, as their hit "Gotta Be Somebody" won for best video, best rock video and best postproduction. The awards, which aired on MuchMusic, a division of Canadian broadcaste ...

  15. Nickelback Wins Big At MuchMusic Awards

    June 22, 2009 12:00 AM EDT Canadian rockers Nickelback took home three awards at the MuchMusic Video Awards at a splashy show in downtown Toronto. Nickelback's three awards last night included best video, best rock video and best post-production." The show, which ...

  16. AFI, K-OS, Metric To Play 2009 Edgefest

    February 23, 2009 3:21 PM EST 0 0 0 Billy Talent, AFI, Alexisonfire, Metric, K-OS, the Stills and Arkells, among others, will head the bill for the 2009 Edgefest, to be held June 20 at Downsview Park in Toronto. The music festival will also include Beast, Clothes Make the Man, Dean Li ...

  17. 2009 Edgefest Unveils Lineup

    February 23, 2009 12:00 AM EST Billy Talent, AFI, Alexisonfire, Metric, K-OS, the Stills and Arkells, among others, will head the bill for the 2009 Edgefest, to be held June 20 at Downsview Park in Toronto. The Goldenvoice-produced festival will also include Beast, Clothes Make ...

  18. McCartney, Killers, Cure Anchor Coachella Lineup

    January 30, 2009 7:17 AM EST 0 0 0 Paul McCartney, the Killers and the Cure lead the bill for the tenth Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival, to be held April 17-19 at Empire Polo Field in Indio, Calif. Also confirmed are My Bloody Valentine, Amy Winehouse, Morrissey, Leonard C ...

  19. Tunes On TV

    September 17, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Music on television for the week of September 17- 23. MONDAY, Sept. 17 Live with Regis and Kelly," SYN Featured Artist(s): Diana Krall, Ashanti, Morgan Freeman. The Tonight Show with Jay Leno," NBC Featured Artist(s): Emmylou Harris, Howie ...

  20. Billy Talent Takes Top Honors At MuchMusic Awards

    June 19, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Toronto rock act Billy Talent was the big winner at the 18th Annual MuchMusic Video Awards in Toronto on Sunday (June 18), taking home three trophies. Toronto rock act Billy Talent was the big winner at the 18th Annual MuchMusic Video Awards in Toro ...

  21. Billy Talent, Lavigne Win Big At MuchMusic Video Awards

    June 18, 2007 12:00 AM EDT Toronto rock group Billy Talent was the big winner at the 18th Annual MuchMusic Video Awards in Toronto on Sunday (June 17), taking home three trophies. The WEA band, which had led the nominations with five nods, won honors for top video, the Much ...

  22. Billy Talent, Nickelback Lead MuchMusic Noms

    May 23, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 With five nominations, Billy Talent and Nickelback lead the pack of Canadian nominees at the 18th Annual MuchMusic Video Awards. With five nominations, Billy Talent and Nickelback lead the pack of Canadian nominees at the 18th Annual MuchMusic Video ...

  23. MuchMusic Noms Announced

    May 23, 2007 12:00 AM EDT With five nominations each, Warner Music band Billy Talent and Roadrunner’s Nickelback lead the pack of Canadian nominees at the 18th Annual MuchMusic Video Awards. The event, to be held June 17 at MuchMusic's landmark headquarters in downtow ...

  24. Furtado, Billy Talent Win Big At Junos

    April 02, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 With five major wins, Nelly Furtado swept Canada's Juno Awards over the weekend. A total of 39 Juno trophies were handed out over two nights, Saturday (March 31) and Sunday (April 1) in Saskatoon, Sas With five major wins, Nelly Furtado swept C ...

  25. Smashing Pumpkins, Killers Anchoring Virgin Festival

    March 16, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Smashing Pumpkins have confirmed their first North American appearance of 2007 at Toronto's Virgin Festival, set for Sept. 8-9 on Toronto Island. The band will headline the second evening while Bj The Smashing Pumpkins have confirmed their ...

  26. Gym Class Heroes, Cobra Starship Flex 'Turtle' Power

    March 08, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 New tracks from Gym Class Heroes, Cobra Starship and Big City Rock will be found on the soundtrack for "TMNT - Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Music from the Motion Picture," due March 13 from iTunes an New tracks from Gym Class Heroes, Cobr ...

  27. Nominees Announced For 2007 Juno Awards

    February 06, 2007 12:00 AM EST Leading this year's Juno Award nominee list with five nominations each are Geffen Records' Nelly Furtado -- who will host this year's annual Canadian awards show -- EMI Canada rapper K-os and Atlantic/WEA rock band Billy Talent. The ...

  28. 47OnTV

    November 20, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Music-related TV listings for Nov. 20-26, 2006. MONDAY, NOV. 20 "Makes A Video|30 Seconds To Mars Makes A Video," MTV2 Featured artist(s): 30 Seconds To Mars). "Making the Video," MTV Featured artist(s): Gwen Stefani.. "Char ...

  29. Billboard Bits: Wetlands, Billy Talent, Angie Aparo

    April 20, 2006 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 News on Wetlands, Billy Talent, Angie Aparo "Wetlands Preserved," a documentary chronicling celebrated downtown New York rock club the Wetlands Preserve, will make its official debut Sunday (April 23) at a screening at New York's Zieg ...

  30. Canadian Stars Sign On For New Live 8 Show

    June 21, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 The Canadian edition of Bob Geldof's Live 8 concerts will be held July 2 at Molson Park in Barrie, Ontario. The lineup features a who's-who of Canadian music, including Celine Dion (via satellite from The Canadian edition of Bob Geldof ...

  31. Avril Takes Juno Hat-Trick

    April 04, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 With three awards, Avril Lavigne led the pack at Canada's 34th Annual Juno Awards, held last night (April 3) at Winnipeg's MTS Centre. Lavigne, who is currently on tour in the Far East, won artist of With three awards, Avril Lavigne led th ...

  32. Avril Takes Juno Hat Trick

    April 04, 2005 12:00 AM EDT Billy Talent, Feist, K-OS among winners. Billy Talent, Feist, K-OS among winners. News Billy Talent , Feist ...

  33. Avril Takes Juno Hat Trick

    April 04, 2005 12:00 AM EDT With three awards, Avril Lavigne led the pack at Canada's 34th Annual Juno Awards, held last night (April 3) at Winnipeg's MTS Centre. Lavigne, who is currently on tour in Asia, won artist of the year With three awards, Avril Lavigne led ...

  34. Warped Tour Confirms Lineup, Pre-Sale

    March 03, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 With veteran acts and latter day heroes on the bill, the Vans Warped Tour will bring a full slate of punk rock and action sports to venues across the United States for an 11th time this summer. With veteran acts and latter day heroes on the bill, th ...

  35. Scott Welch Sets Up Firm

    December 30, 2004 12:00 AM EST Following his departure from Mosiac Media Group, Scott Welch has set up his own firm, Scott Welch Management. Following his departure from Mosiac Media Group, Scott Welch has set up his own firm, Scott Welch Management. The Nashville-based manager ...

  36. Simple Plan, MxPx Power Punk Package

    December 12, 2003 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Modern punk acts Simple Plan and MxPx will co-headline a winter tour that will feature a total of four bands on all dates. Sugarcult is on board for the entire trek, which kicks off Jan. 26 in Kansas Modern punk acts Simple Plan and MxPx will co-hea ...

  37. Breaking & Entering

    August 13, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A look at acts breaking at radio and retail and entering Billboard charts. This week: Sarai, Billy Talent and Josh Turner. A look at the latest acts that are breaking at radio and retail and entering the Billboard charts. ONE OF THE LADIES: The succ ...

  38. BREAKING & ENTERING

    August 13, 2003 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 A look at acts breaking at radio and retail and entering Billboard charts. This week: Sarai, Billy Talent and Josh Turner. /bb/breakenter/index.jsp News Billy Talent , Josh Turner , Sarai ...

  39. MTV Invades Canadian Campuses

    September 13, 2002 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 About a year after establishing a Canadian version of the music channel, MTV will launch its first Campus Invasion tour of the country's institutes of higher learning. Set to kick off Oct. 4 at the Un About a year after establishing a Canadian ...