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07:19 ET The XXI Habanos Festival Comes to a Close With a Gala Evening Dedicated to the 50th Anniversary of Trinidad Brand

The XXI Habanos Festival has ended with the celebration of the Evening Gala. The final touch to a week packed with activities for the world's best...


Feb 22, 2019, 08:55 ET Live aid benefit concert for Venezuela to avert humanitarian crisis

TORONTO, Feb. 22, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Alesso, Danny Ocean, Diego Torres, José Luis Rodríguez "El Puma", Luis Fonsi, Maluma, and Paulina Rubio are...


Feb 21, 2019, 10:00 ET SOCAN Members Achieve Extended Play from Worldwide Enjoyment of Canadian-made Music

Membership grows with rising domestic and international success of inspirational creators TORONTO, Feb. 21, 2019 /CNW/ - A rising tide of Canadian...


Feb 20, 2019, 21:20 ET Pop Gold: Olivia Lunny is the Fourth Chosen Artist on Season 2 of CTV's THE LAUNCH to Release a New, Original Song

"I Got You" Available Now Everywhere – Next week's episode features Grammy® Award-winning music legend Bryan Adams – TORONTO, Feb. 20, 2019 /CNW/ -...


Feb 20, 2019, 16:56 ET Imogen Heap announced as speaker at Blockchain Revolution Global and opens Enterprise Blockchain Awards Gala with a song

-- Technology innovator and award-winning musician inspired by blockchain technology is empowering content creators toward direct payment for and...


Feb 13, 2019, 21:20 ET Pitch Perfect: Saveria is the Third Chosen Artist on Season 2 of CTV's THE LAUNCH to Release a New, Original Song

"Down to the Roots" Available Now Everywhere – Next week's episode features celebrated multi-platinum award-winning singer-songwriter Jann Arden and...


Feb 13, 2019, 09:00 ET WCG Releases New Theme Song, Beyond the Game (Steve Aoki Remix)

WCG Inc. (World Cyber Games) released a new version of its theme song 'Beyond the Game (Steve Aoki Remix)'. Steve Aoki is a world class DJ recognized ...


Feb 13, 2019, 09:00 ET "Songs for the Children" Concert on February 24 in Orillia

ORILLIA, ON, Feb. 13, 2019 /CNW/ - Who: CultureLink Nai Children's Choir (Nai) and Orillia Vocal Ensemble (OVE) with guest singers from the Orillia...


Feb 11, 2019, 13:55 ET David Foster reinforces his commitment to the David Foster Foundation as he announces his first-ever Canadian tour

TORONTO, Feb. 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Legendary music producer David Foster, in Toronto last week to announce his first ever Canadian tour, took the...


Feb 11, 2019, 08:00 ET Republic Live Announces 'Canada Rocks With The Rolling Stones' at Burl's Creek Event Grounds on Saturday June 29th

BURL'S CREEK EVENT GROUNDS WILL BE THE ONLY CANADIAN STOP ON THE ROLLING STONES' 'NO FILTER' TOUR TICKETS ON SALE FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 15 AT 10AM EST...


Feb 08, 2019, 08:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Kicking off MEGAPHONO Music Festival and Conference at Lixar's House of Data/

OTTAWA, Feb. 6, 2019 /CNW/ - The MEGAPHONO music festival and conference is set to begin its fifth edition on Thursday February 7th, giving...


Feb 06, 2019, 14:16 ET Kicking off MEGAPHONO Music Festival and Conference at Lixar's House of Data

OTTAWA, Feb. 6, 2019 /CNW/ - The MEGAPHONO music festival and conference is set to begin its fifth edition on Thursday February 7th, giving...


Feb 06, 2019, 12:08 ET Playster Reorganizes To Focus On Tech In 2019

Current customers will continue to have access to Playster, including a regularly updated audiobooks library. MONTREAL, Feb. 6, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ -...


Feb 06, 2019, 08:10 ET Muskoka Cup - Skate, Snowshoe, Drink!

A TRUE CANADIAN EXPERIENCE! TORONTO, Feb. 6, 2019 /CNW/ - Nothing says winter like being in the great outdoors in Muskoka! Join us February 23rd, as...


Feb 05, 2019, 15:30 ET Live Nation Acquires Canadian Promoter Embrace Presents

Live Nation Entertainment, the world's leading live entertainment company, announced today that it has acquired a majority stake in Embrace Presents, ...


Feb 05, 2019, 09:00 ET Sodexo Canada is a sponsor of the Teweikan 2019 Indigenous Music Gala

MONTREAL, Feb. 5, 2019 /CNW/ - Sodexo is proud to support the Teweikan 2019 Indigenous Music Gala. As one of the sponsors of this unique celebration...


Jan 31, 2019, 15:55 ET New group of artists set to live and create at Fool's Paradise in 2019

TORONTO, Jan. 31, 2019 /CNW/ - Eight artists from across Canada, including visual artists, musicians and writers, have been selected for the fifth...


Jan 31, 2019, 09:35 ET Is It bubly or Bublé? A Canadian Icon in His 1st Super Bowl Ad:

Canadian singer Michael Bublé reveals that bubly sparkling water beverage is actuallé named in his honour … or so he thinks! MISSISSAUGA, ON, Jan....


Jan 31, 2019, 08:05 ET Competition Bureau concludes investigation into ticket scalper bots

Bureau remains committed to advancing separate misleading advertising litigation against Ticketmaster OTTAWA, Jan. 31, 2019 /CNW/ - Recently,...


Jan 30, 2019, 13:00 ET The Orchestre Métropolitain Announces U.S. Tour in November 2019

MONTREAL, Jan. 30, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The Orchestre Métropolitain de Montréal is pleased to announce an upcoming tour with its Artistic Director and ...


Jan 30, 2019, 11:27 ET Winter Celebration at Rideau Hall

OTTAWA, Jan. 30, 2019 /CNW/ - Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, invites you and your whole family to...


Jan 29, 2019, 12:00 ET Multi-platinum and internationally celebrated Canadian icon Sarah McLachlan announced as host of the 48th Annual JUNO Awards

Also announced, rising popstar and JUNO Award nominee bülow confirmed to mark her first performance on the JUNOS stage in London Tickets to The 2019...


Jan 29, 2019, 12:00 ET Nominations Announced for The 2019 JUNO Awards

Public invited to cast their vote for the coveted JUNO Fan Choice award presented by TD at junofanchoice.ca TORONTO, Jan. 29, 2019 /CNW/ - The...


Jan 29, 2019, 08:15 ET Fort Nelson is Shooting for the Stars by Bringing Canada's Best Music to Northern BC

FORT NELSON, BC, Jan. 29, 2019 /CNW/ - Fort Nelson is hosting the longest winter music and cultural festival that Northern British Columbia has ever...


Jan 28, 2019, 08:00 ET Republic Live Announces Inaugural Big Sky Music Festival

Hosted at Burl's Creek Event Grounds on Saturday July 20th, 2019, Big Sky Music Festival to Feature Alabama, Diamond Rio and Travis Tritt TORONTO,...