In Photos: iHeartRadio Fanfest at REBEL during Canadian Music Week 2018

(By: Angela McLean) While Canadian Music Week serves as a launch pad for many emerging artists, it also provides opportunities for fans to see their favourite local and international talents share a stage. iHeartRadio’s second annual Fanfest event at REBEL on May 11 was the perfect showcase of homegrown talents who have made it big and their stateside friends who keep coming back for more. … Continue reading In Photos: iHeartRadio Fanfest at REBEL during Canadian Music Week 2018

Daniel Caesar, Jessie Reyez, New City win big at Canadian Radio Music Awards

(By: Angela McLean) Each year, in the midst of a bustling Canadian Music Week (CMW), our country’s top emerging artists and the radio stations that play them are honoured at the Canadian Radio Music Awards. This year’s awards were handed out May 10 at the Sheraton Centre Toronto and recognized the industry’s accomplishments through 11 categories including Best New Group or Solo Artist for CHR, … Continue reading Daniel Caesar, Jessie Reyez, New City win big at Canadian Radio Music Awards

Six shows to catch during Canadian Music Week 2018

(By: Angela McLean) For one week every spring, Toronto transforms into a musical magicland for Canadian Music Week (CMW). Over 800 artists and bands from around the world entertain industry leaders, label scouts and fans at more than 40 venues across the city. There’s no better time to see your favourite artists, and discover new ones, before they make it big. CMW 2018 takes over … Continue reading Six shows to catch during Canadian Music Week 2018

EXCLUSIVE: Shaun Frank reflects on his success, sound and the world of EDM

(By: Angela McLean) Meet 23-year-old singer/producer/DJ extraordinaire, Shaun Frank. You may recognize him from one of his many collaborations with artists like Oliver Heldens, KSHMR and Borgeous, or from one of his many festival sets at the likes of VELD, Paradiso, Escapade and Bestival Toronto. His latest single, “La La Land,” with DVBBS and Delaney Jane is on the fast track to becoming one of … Continue reading EXCLUSIVE: Shaun Frank reflects on his success, sound and the world of EDM

Summer in the 6: Music Festivals

(By: Angela McLean) Picture this: it’s a hot summer day and there’s music blasting, the bass is pumping, a refreshing drink is in hand and good vibes are all around. With the end of another school term and the start of long-awaited nice weather, this dream is no longer far-fetched! To get ready for a fun music-filled summer in the 6, check out RUtv News’ … Continue reading Summer in the 6: Music Festivals