In the Small World Music Society comes , a strength-in-numbers initiative between a dozen local little to medium-sized music presenters, with a mission to make Toronto a “global music community” by providing points of connection to musicians and audiences, strengthen industry practices and become a united voice to government and music-business stakeholders. The 12 organizations… Read More

Pop star Justin Bieber has apologized for the cancellation of the rest of the world tour to his fans, saying after being on the road for a couple of decades, he had some rest. His supervisor, Scooter Braun, also apologized but said the Canadian-born Bieber’s “soul and well being” would be the top priority. Bieber’s… Read More

Pop singer Justin Bieber cancelled the rest of his “Goal” world tour because of unspecified “unforeseen conditions,” his tour publicist said in a statement on Monday. The cancellation will affect 14 dates in North America and Asia through Oct. 10, and tickets will be reimbursed. “Justin loves his fans and wants to disappoint them,” the… Read More

Linkin Park lead singer Chester Bennington, whose vocals helped the band become one of the acts in the 2000s, was found dead in his home near Los Angeles on Thursday, the Los Angeles County coroner said. He was 41. No details can be found, although Coroner spokesman Brian Elias said authorities are investigating the death… Read More

Marching up to the launch of her debut album Mass Manipulation on Aug. 4, Isabelle Rezazadeh (who works professionally as Rezz) is falling a track at the end of each work week. Toronto fans get a bonus when, as well as setting out a cut the dance music phenom shows up in the flesh, this… Read More