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May 18, 2018 2:06 PM YouTube picks Toronto-raised Jessie Reyez to launch new marketing blitz platform

YouTube says it will launch a marketing campaign for each Artist on the Rise that includes commercial spots before YouTube videos, physical advertisements on billboards and public transit, and clips about the artist produced by the streaming company. Each chosen performer will also appear in ads on social media and in-person for fan events held at YouTube’s 12

May 18, 2018 3:32 AM Humboldt Broncos honoured at opening ceremony for Memorial Cup

Music performance, photo tributes and thanks to first responders part of the show Musician Jack Semple strummed along on his guitar to a rendition of "Hallelujah" as the Humboldt Broncos were honoured at the opening ceremony of the Memorial Cup on Thursday night. As Semple performed on stage, images of the Broncos were shown on the video board behind 15

May 17, 2018 7:16 PM YouTube to launch new music streaming service

YouTube Music launches in United States, Australia, New Zealand, Mexico and South Korea on May 22 Google's YouTube will launch a music streaming service next week, it said on Thursday, looking to use its popular internet video brand to tap the growing market for paid music streaming. YouTube Music, which will offer both ad-supported and $9.99 US-per-month 9

May 17, 2018 4:34 PM YouTube bringing paid streaming services to Canada

The company announced that it is launching two new services, YouTube Music and YouTube Premium, next Tuesday in the U.S., Australia, New Zealand, Mexico and South Korea, and then much more widely, including in Canada in the coming weeks. There is no date announced for launch here. The services replace YouTube Red, its current paid video platform, which 9

May 16, 2018 1:15 PM Keith Urban to take the stage at Canadian Country Music Awards

Singer-songwriter, guitarist just released latest album Graffiti U Grammy-winner Keith Urban is coming to Canada, with the country music star set to perform at the Canadian Country Music Awards in Hamilton in September. Organizers announced the New Zealand-born, Australia-raised singer-songwriter, guitarist and producer will take the stage at Hamilton's 17

May 14, 2018 4:33 PM DHX Media to cut debt load with money from Sony-Peanuts deal says CEO

HALIFAX—DHX Media Ltd. says the sale of nearly half of its stake in the Peanuts entertainment business to a Sony Corp. division for $237 million cash will help reduce the Canadian animation company’s debt load and improve its operating results. The Halifax-based company will retain 41 per cent of the Peanuts business based on characters such as Snoopy 8

May 13, 2018 12:02 AM Netta Barzilai wins Eurovision Song Contest for Israel

There was a strong field of contestants at Eurovision 2018, which largely shed its traditional hallmarks of glitz and glitter in favour of a more restrained tone. LISBON, Portugal - Netta Barzilai has won the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest for Israel with her song "Toy." Barzilai, who was the favourite to win ahead of Saturday's Grand Final, saw off competition 11

May 12, 2018 9:30 PM Israel's Netta Barzilai wins Eurovision 2018

Popularity of contest led to inclusion of Israel and Australia among the performers Netta Barzilai has won the 2018 Eurovision Song Contest for Israel with her song Toy. Barzilai, who was the favourite to win ahead of Saturday's Grand Final, fended off competition from 42 other countries' performers to claim the music extravaganza's annual crown at a show in Lisbon 29

May 9, 2018 11:00 PM Toronto’s Civic Theatres announce new season

Among the highlights is ‘salt,’ about playwright Selina Thompson’s cargo ship journey along transatlantic slave routes. A 60th-anniversary visit from Alvin Ailey Dance Theater, an award-winning British play about the slave trade and a homemade work that celebrates the bicycle are among the offerings from Civic Theatres Toronto in 2018-19. The theatres 12

May 9, 2018 9:48 PM Brampton’s Rose Theatre unveils first season under Brendan Healy

Former Buddies in Bad Times artistic director aims to capture city’s ‘eclectic dynamism’. The music series will include “American Pie” songwriter Don McLean; “Queen of Reggae” Marcia Griffiths; India’s Amjad Ali Khan and Dr. Subramaniam; and a number of Canadian artists, including Holly Cole, Michael Keashammer, Jim Cuddy, Kardinal Offishall, Exco Levi, Nana McLean 13