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CMW 2013 – SIRIUSXM INDIE AWARDS

CMW 2013 – SIRIUSXM INDIE AWARDS

| March 30, 2013 | Comments (1,404)

SiriusXM Indies took over the Kool Haus in Toronto on March 22nd, 2013 for a sold-out presentation of awards and performances by some of Canada’s breakthrough artists. From Metric to Marianas Trench, and Matt Mays to Cold Specks, indie stars came out to celebrate the year in independent music. Artists Canailles and Poor Young Things came out the [...]

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CMW 2013 – CANADIAN RADIO MUSIC AWARDS – KOOL HAUS

CMW 2013 – CANADIAN RADIO MUSIC AWARDS – KOOL HAUS

| March 28, 2013 | Comments (4,076)

  On March 20th, 2013 the Canadian Radio Music Awards were held at the Kool Haus, open to the public for the very first time.  In previous years it had been an industry only event, which made for less awkward moments when artists weren’t there to accept their awards. I felt the fans excitement as [...]

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TORONTO TICKET TUESDAY!

TORONTO TICKET TUESDAY!

| May 26, 2012 | Comments (418)

    Live N’ Loud Magazine is excited to announce Toronto Ticket Tuesdays! Twice a month we will be holding contests to give away tickets and prize packs to shows in Toronto. Kind of obvious from the title. We’ll be announcing the first of these coming up this Tuesday (29 May). Stay tuned, it’s going [...]

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DISCOVER HEY BOMBSHELL!

DISCOVER HEY BOMBSHELL!

| April 3, 2012 | Comments (0)

We caught up with  Jay and Myles of Hey Bombshell backstage at the 2012 SiriusXM Indie Awards – and was greeted with an immediate “WHATTYA AT”- it wasn’t long before I learned they had a Newfoundlander in their band (Whattya at Dennis by’??!) Hey Bombshell were on MuchMusic’s hit TV show “Discovered” – and since [...]

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CMW 2012: SIRIUSXM INDIE AWARDS

CMW 2012: SIRIUSXM INDIE AWARDS

| April 3, 2012 | Comments (260)

SiriusXM Indie Awards Saturday, March 24, 2012 www.indies.ca WINNERS Favorite Pop Artist or Group of the Year Neverest Favorite Jazz Artist or Group of the Year Jill Barber Favorite Blues Artist or Group of the Year Suzie Vinnick Favorite Folk/Roots Artist or Group of the Year Elliott Brood Favorite Country Artist or Group of the [...]

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CMW 2012: CHUM FANFEST WITH TRAIN, MARIANAS TRENCH, THE NEW CITIES AND MORE!

CMW 2012: CHUM FANFEST WITH TRAIN, MARIANAS TRENCH, THE NEW CITIES AND MORE!

| March 29, 2012 | Comments (381)

CHUM held their 5th annual FanFest during Canadian Music Week 2012 at the legendary Masonic Temple in Toronto. This year the two big headliners were due to be Hedley and Train – but rumours started days before the show that Hedley wasn’t going to make it to the show, and moments before the show started [...]

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CMW 2012: CANADIAN RADIO MUSIC AWARDS

CMW 2012: CANADIAN RADIO MUSIC AWARDS

| March 28, 2012 | Comments (682)

Fefe Dobson Walks Away Big Winner at The 15th Annual Canadian Radio Music Awards March 23, 2012 Slacker Canadian Music Week March 21 – 25, 2012 www.cmw.net WINNERS ROCK THE SHEEPDOGS – I DON’T KNOW CHR MARTIN SOLVEIG & DRAGONETTE – HELLO DANCE/URBAN/RHYTHMIC MARTIN SOLVEIG & DRAGONETTE – HELLO HOT AC ALYSSA REID – ALONE [...]

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CMW 2012: USS & THE BALCONIES @ CABIN 5

CMW 2012: USS & THE BALCONIES @ CABIN 5

| March 28, 2012 | Comments (0)

“Go into the back alley, and then up a fire escape – that’s where the USS show is.” The not-so-secret USS show on March 22nd, during Canadian Music Week, was held in the small venue Cabin 5 – and you couldn’t have asked for a better spot or crowd.  It was like being in a [...]

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CMW 2011: DAY 3 @ THE PHOENIX & THE HIDEOUT

CMW 2011: DAY 3 @ THE PHOENIX & THE HIDEOUT

| March 19, 2011 | Comments (114)

Canadian Music Fest: Day 3 March 11th, 2011 Artists: Good Charlotte, Static in the Stars Venues: The Phoenix, The Hideout Good Charlotte – The Phoenix Once upon a time when I was in grade eight (let’s not get into HOW long ago that actually was) Good Charlotte ruled the airwaves, the Anthem filled every mixed [...]

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CMW 2011: DAY 2 @ THE BALLROOM & TATTOO ROCK PARLOUR

CMW 2011: DAY 2 @ THE BALLROOM & TATTOO ROCK PARLOUR

| March 19, 2011 | Comments (305)

Canadian Music Fest: Day 2 March 10th, 2011 Artists: Crash Parallel, illScarlett Venues: The Ballroom, Tattoo Rock Parlour Crash Parallel – The Ballroom Despite the venue having not previously hosted live music events, the Ballroom turned out to be a pretty neat location to host some of CMW’s biggest names. Thursday evening Crash Parallel headlined [...]

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