Ned LeDoux – Dance With Your Spurs On from ‘Next In Line’
Fri Jul 10, 2020

Ned LeDoux is the real deal, genuine, authentic and real; he has lived every word he writes and sings.

The honesty comes from watching and listening to his famous Dad, the legendary Chris LeDoux and his producer and mentor Mac McAnally . Mac has won CMA Musician of the Year 10 times, written and produced many great records and is a part of Jimmy Buffet’s touring band, The Coral Reefers.

“Mac has been a big influence on my songwriting. He just said write what you know and the honesty will translate to the audience.”

Features

After Years on the Road Country Singer/Songwriter Greg Rider Wonders if Love is Just “One Town Away”
Fri Jul 10, 2020

Canadian country-pop artist Greg Rider takes to wondering if the love of his life is just “One Town Away” in this, his new single release.

JAMES COHEN AND THE PRAIRIE ROOTS ROCKERS Offer New Video For “These Long Nights”
Fri Jul 10, 2020

James Cohen and the Prairie Roots Rockers are exactly who they say they are.

And nowhere can you hear just what the Winnipeg-based outfit means — or how awesome that is — than on their new video for their long-loved single, “These Long Nights,” available now.

7 Questions with DeeDee7
Fri Jul 10, 2020

Ottawa neo disco funk band DeeDee7 and their freshly minted self-titled EP will tease the heck outa ya because its contents are tailored made for getting sweaty and mashing up on the dance floor and well….

Top 100 2020 CBC Searchlight Finalist Alexis Lynn Says “I Can’t Relate” In This, Her Newest Single & Video
Fri Jul 10, 2020

The Canadian urban pop dynamo’s second single of the year lands after February’s “Circles” and September 2019’s breakthrough debut, Things Get Good.

The Mega Festivals Are Over!
Fri Jul 10, 2020

Another message from a tech firm that promises me that I can find the next big artists by looking at different numbers on different outlets. Outlets, well they seem more just stats from social media and streaming platforms. As I have written before that is just 25% of the artist's career.

News

The Cashbox Radio Top 20 Pick Hits for July 2020
Fri Jul 03, 2020

Cashbox Radio is gaining listeners weekly, and we are thrilled to see over 1,500 listening in Russia, India, Brazil, Great Britain, Germany, Sweden, Canada and the USA, so we are achieving our goal to prove that music is universal and we are making radio the way it used to be.

Natalie MacMaster & Donnell Leahy Welcome All Musicians of Any Style to Help Finish Their New Piece
Fri Jul 10, 2020

As Canada’s ‘First Family of Fiddlers,’ Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy share hundreds of thousands of albums sold, a GRAMMY win, 14 JUNO nominations and four wins, a Canadian Folk Music Award, 21 East Coast Music Awards, five Canadian Country Music Association wins, a GEMINI win, four honora

Toronto’s ViVA TRIO Releases Special Rendition of "O CANADA" with Multi-Award Winning Top Canadian Artists
Fri Jul 03, 2020

In honour of Canada Day 2020, internationally acclaimed vocalist trio ViVA Trio have assembled an incredible all-Canadian cast of talent to perform their rendition of “O Canada” virtually this June 25th and July 1st.

Canada's First & Only Professionally Produced LIVE-Streamed Concert Series via Blue Frog Studios & Blue Frog TV Announces July Lineup
Fri Jun 26, 2020

White Rock, BC’s Blue Frog Studios has announced their exclusive early-Summer live concert lineup — including Jim Byrnes, The Kingpins, and more!

JUNO Award-Nominated GIRL POW-R Send Gratitude To Frontline Workers In New Single, “Thanks To You”
Fri Jun 26, 2020

JUNO Award-nominated and chart-topping Canadian all-girl teen pop supergroup Girl Pow-R have reimagined their hit single “This Is Us” into a visionary, uplifting anthem expressing immense gratitude for frontline workers during COVID-19. “Thanks To You” is available now!

Reviews

Chris Grey had his “Reasons” when penning his latest single, fresh off his new EP, Falling Apart
Fri Jul 10, 2020

“I wrote ‘Reasons’ as I was starting to realize I was in a relationship that wasn’t good for me,” Grey shares. “I couldn’t imagine not being with her, but the relationship was making me miserable.

The Boy From The South Embraces Easy “Mornings” in Sunny, Summery New Single Release
Fri Jul 10, 2020

With already over 20,000+ streams across platforms, indie-folk singer/songwriter Pedro Balaña’s — aka The Boy From The South — newest video for single “Mornings” is available now.

“Breathe In The Summertime” Chase Stevens Awarded 1st Place in the Country Music Category in the Yangaroo Indie Song Contest
Fri Jul 10, 2020

Not a newcomer to the Canadian music scene, it is refreshing to see an artist like Chase Stevens take 1st Place Country Music Category in the Yangaroo Indie Song Contest.

Alexiane Releases New EP Bad Sounds and Promises to Be Anything But
Fri Jul 10, 2020

With more than 41+ million streams across platforms — including her chart-rising breakthrough hit “A Million on My Soul” — Canadian alt-pop singer/songwriter and producer Alexiane has ushered a new six-track EP to the table; Bad Sounds.

Jesse Cook Celebrates “Tempest” 25 Years Later With a New Version
Fri Jul 10, 2020

Award-winning, multi-platinum and gold selling, and Internationally acclaimed guitarist, composer and producer Jesse Cook knows a thing or two about unexpected turns in the road.

In fact, his whole storied career is because of one.