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U of T Scarborough grad creates spaces where equity, mental health and music thrive

Delicia Raventhrarajan always loved singing and making music – until that passion waned when she was in high school.

Raveenthrarajan, who is now graduating from U of T Scarborough with a bachelor of science, was recovering from surgery after transferring

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DMA’S – Acoustic Album Launch Show – The Crescent, York – Sunday 4th June 2023

This was not a standard DMA’S show, the boys are used to playing much bigger venues these days. Their biggest headline show to date was the Alexandra Palace in London for 10,000 fans back in October 2021. This was essentially

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Spartanburg Philharmonic’s new music director John Concklin is no stranger to the region

The Spartanburg Philharmonic’s new music director John Young Shik Concklin isn’t a stranger to the community or to the orchestra.

Concklin was a violist for the Philharmonic and made his conducting debut in 2018 when he led the Philharmonic’s two

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The Eurovision Song Contest is about more than just music. Should Canada compete?

A Canadian diva is singing for France at the annual festival of sequins and songs known as Eurovision.

While La Zarra’s participation is welcomed by many fans, some Eurovision watchers feel that by not competing directly in the contest, Canada

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Dream of owning a record shop? This owner is looking for his successor

Robert Charles-Dunne has sourced and sold the coolest, newest and most prized vinyl to countless Ontario music lovers for the last 23 years.

Now, the owner of the Village Idiot in London, Ont., says it’s time to hang up the

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These are the inductees of the Canadian Music Hall of Fame

The 2023 Canadian Music Hall of Fame induction ceremony took place on Thursday at Studio Bell in Calgary, highlighting four starkly different musical acts with storied Canadian careers during the event.

CBC Music hosted and mezzo-soprano Julia Nesrallah was the

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New book traces 100 years of folk and country music in Chicago

Mark Guarino is a child of Oak Park and has been a writer since high school, his work appearing in a vast and varied number of publications, on stages of theaters in plays he created and now, finally, between covers

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Why a Grammy award-winning producer is opening a music venue in rural Newfoundland

Greg Wells is as big as it gets in the pop music world.

His credits include working with stars like Katy Perry, Missy Elliott, and Keith Urban.

In 2023, he won a Grammy with Michael Bublé.

He’s currently working with

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Westenra – Fulford Arms, York – Monday 1st May 2023

This was promoted as a bit of a Goth night bringing together four acts that might bring punters on their way home from Whitby’s Goth Festival that weekend. While we didn’t get one of the headliners of the Goth Weekend

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Best images from opening day of West Palm’s biggest music festival

SunFest’s multi-day, multi-stage waterfront musical festival is in full swing in downtown West Palm Beach. Opening day was Friday, May 5. Palm Beach Post photographers were there to capture amazing scenes and band performances. See the gallery above for the

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