1. Feist Raising Money for Calgary Flood Victims

    July 26, 2013 3:41 PM EDT Calgary native Leslie Feist will return to her home province on August 7 to hold a benefit concert for victims of the floods that devastated the area late last month. In addition to donating all of the proceeds from her performance at the Shaw Amp ...

  2. Arts & Crafts’ Jeffrey Remedios on Label's Tenth Anniversary, the ‘Nostalgia Vortex,' Stars' Pillow Cases

    May 28, 2013 4:30 PM EDT A lot has happened in the ten years since Jeffrey Remedios and his friend Kevin Drew put out Broken Social Scene’s You Forget It In People on their Toronto-based Arts & Crafts label. What was once a small, DIY indie has evolved into a manag ...

  3. Feist Wins Polaris Music Prize

    September 25, 2012 12:10 PM EDT 0 0 0 'Metals' wins Canadian award for album of the year, besting full-lengths by Drake, Grimes, Japandroids. Feist's fourth album "Metals" earned the singer-songwriter the 2012 Polaris Music Prize, given to the best album of the ...

  4. Backbeat: Bernie Finkelstein, Canadian Record Label Legend, Remembers Career at Memoir Launch

    April 19, 2012 11:44 AM EDT True North Records founder and long-time artist manager Bernie Finkelstein addresses his industry peers at the launch of his book, True North: A Life In The Music Business (Photo: Valerie Drinkwalter) Bernie Finkelstein - who built one of Canada&# ...

  5. Vampire Weekend, Feist, A$AP Rocky, Grimes Announced For 2012 Pitchfork Fest

    February 28, 2012 1:26 PM EST Snapping For Indie: Pitchfork today anounced a partial list of performers for its seventh annual Pitchfork Festival. Vampire Weekend, Feist, Hot Chip and A$AP Rocky are among the first acts announced for the 2012 Pitchfork Music Festival, which re ...

  6. Pitchfork Festival 2012 Lineup: Vampire Weekend, Feist, ASAP Rocky Performing

    February 28, 2012 12:40 PM EST 0 0 0 Vampire Weekend , Feist , Hot Chip and A$AP Rocky are among the first acts announced for the 2012 Pitchfork Music Festival, which reveals its lineup bit-by-bit each year. The three-day indie music mecca will take place July 13-15 at Union Park in Ch ...

  7. Feist Debuts New Album in Harlem Church Crypt

    October 04, 2011 11:55 AM EDT 0 0 0 At last night's (Oct. 3) intimate Feist show in the crypt of a Harlem church, the indie chanteuse did not even go near the song that made her famous. The night was not about "1234" or the fame it cascaded unto Leslie Feist four years ...

  8. 11 Rock No. 11s For '11

    January 18, 2011 1:05 PM EST 0 0 0 The number eleven has long been associated with positive facts, feats and emotions. Apollo 11 was the first manned spacecraft to land on the Moon. "Ben-Hur," "Titanic" and "The Lord of the Rings: the Return of the King" ...

  9. Broken Social Scene Returns from Hiatus with 'Forgiveness'

    April 16, 2010 1:31 PM EDT 0 0 0 With new albums by the Hold Steady , the National , LCD Soundsystem and Band of Horses scheduled to hit stores within a three-week span, the beginning of May has become blockbuster month for indie rock releases. No one could be happier about the ind ...

  10. Jamie Lidell Enlists Beck, Feist For 'Compass'

    February 08, 2010 4:39 PM EST 0 0 0 J amie Lidell , the celebrated singer and electronic musician known for his unique, soulful voice and funky, improvisational live performances, has enlisted an all-star group of collaborators for his upcoming album "Compass," due May 18 on ...

  11. Feist Joins Kings Of Convenience In New York

    September 11, 2009 12:40 PM EDT 0 0 0 Singer/songwriter Leslie Feist made a surprise appearance last night (Sept. 10) at Kings Of Convenience 's sold-out show at New York's Bowery Ballroom, joining the Norwegian duo for the songs "The Build-Up" and "Know How.&qu ...

  12. Complete Coverage Of The 50th Annual Grammy Awards

    February 11, 2008 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 From the nominations to the grand event, full coverage of the 50th annual Grammy Awards, which took place Feb. 10 in Los Angeles. From the nominations to the grand event, Billboard.com presents full coverage of the 50th annual Grammy Awards, which t ...

  13. Feist Traverses Blizzard To Enjoy Grammy Nods

    December 06, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Many artists awoke this morning to excited phone calls or text messages from friends and associates, offering congratulations on Grammy nominations. But singer/songwriter Leslie Feist had a much more Many artists awoke this morning to excited phone ...

  14. Feist Traverses Blizzard To Enjoy Grammy Nods

    December 06, 2007 12:00 AM EST Many artists awoke this morning to excited phone calls or text messages from friends and associates, offering congratulations on Grammy nominations. But singer/songwriter Leslie Feist had a much more formidable route to good news: she was driving ...

  15. Feist Forward

    April 29, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 After two years of touring in support of her 2004 album "Let It Die," Canadian singer/songwriter Leslie Feist realized she had really just been making "baby steps toward an undetermined future." So ra After two years of touring i ...

  16. Feist Forward

    April 25, 2007 12:00 AM EDT After two years of touring in support of her 2004 album "Let It Die," Canadian singer/songwriter Leslie Feist realized she had really just been making "baby steps toward an undetermined future." So rather than commit to a lengt ...

  17. Feist Forward: Canadian Singer/Songwriter Gets Major Push

    April 20, 2007 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 After two years of touring in support of her 2004 album "Let It Die," Canadian singer/songwriter Leslie Feist realized she had really just been making "baby steps toward an undetermined future." So ra After two years of touring i ...

  18. Feist Forges Forward With 'The Reminder'

    March 06, 2007 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Indie singer/songwriter Leslie Feist spent more than two years on the road in support of her 2004 breakthrough, "Let It Die," but the core of her upcoming set, "The Reminder," was assembled in less th Indie singer/songwriter Lesl ...

  19. Feist Keeps Touring, Plots Next Album

    January 24, 2006 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 For more than two years, Calgary native/Paris resident Leslie Feist has been touring behind her debut Cherry Tree/Interscope album, "Let It Die." For more than two years, Calgary native/Paris resident Leslie Feist has been touring behind h ...

  20. Broken Social Scene / Nov. 1, 2005 / Boulder, Colo. (Boulder Theatre)

    November 04, 2005 12:00 AM EST 0 0 0 Traditionally "standing room only" refers to the audience and not the performers. But on its current tour, Toronto collective Broken Social Scene and its 13 (or so) members must find having enough roo Traditionally "standing room only ...

  21. Broken Social Scene Hitting The Road After All

    August 25, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Although Broken Social Scene was mulling the bare minimum of fall touring in support of its upcoming self-titled Arts & Crafts album, the Canadian collective has opted to hit the road after all. Although Broken Social Scene was mulling the bare ...

  22. New Broken Social Scene: More Horns, More Canadians

    August 04, 2005 12:00 AM EDT 0 0 0 Expect more horns and more Canadians on Broken Social Scene's highly anticipated new album, which was originally dubbed "Windsurfing Nation" but will now be a self-titled affair. The set is due Oct. 4 Expect more horns and more Canadi ...

  23. 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 ...

  24. 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 ...