Canadian crooner Michael Buble says that he feels privileged to be hosting the 2018 Juno Awards, a music industry gala he describes as “my happy place.” The British Columbia native was tapped to direct the music awards show last year until he bowed out when his eldest son, Noah, was diagnosed with cancer. “It has… Read More


Malcolm Young, the rhythm guitarist and guiding force behind the bawdy hard-rock group AC/DC who helped create these head-banging anthems as Highway to Hell, Hells Bells and Back in Black, has expired. He was 64. AC/DC declared the departure Saturday on their official Facebook page and site. A representative for the group confirmed that the… Read More


Malcolm Young, the rhythm guitarist and guiding force behind the bawdy hard rock group AC/DC who helped create these head-banging anthems as “Highway to Hell,” “Hells Bells” and “Back in Black,” has died. He was 64. AC/DC declared the departure Saturday in their official Facebook webpage and site Saturday. A representative for the group confirmed… Read More


Chris Rock Chris Rock made the wrong kind of headlines recently when he told an audience in New York’s Comedy Cellar about his disinclination to employ women. “They shout rape because they need money,” the smart-talking stand-up star clarified, before going on to create Harvey Weinstein jokes. The audience was reportedly tense and silent as… Read More


A star-studded lineup which included Sting, Feist and k.d lang delivered psychological musical tributes to Leonard Cohen in front of a rapt audience at Montreal’s Bell Centre on Monday. The concert, titled “Tower of Song,” happened on the eve of this one-year anniversary of the Canadian singer-songwriter’s passing last November at age 82. It started… Read More


“She’s never late,” the publicist is saying, referring to the singer-songwriter Tamara Lindeman. “This isn’t like her,” she continues. We sit in a cozy coffee shop, make small talk and wait on the woman taking her time. The new album from Lindeman bears the name of her folk-rock band, The Weather Station. The lineup fluctuates;… Read More