The Toronto Symphony Orchestra named arts-world veteran Gary Hanson as interim CEO on Thursday after months of turbulence at the top. “I am deeply honoured to accept this position and feel privileged that I can play a role in the future success of my hometown orchestra,” Mr. Hanson said in a release. “I look forward… Read More


Mozart’s Sister – Eternally Girl (2016) “Life’s no fun if you can’t feel the beat,” coos Mozart’s Sister’s Caila Thompson-Hannant, and Eternally Girl‘s got nothing to offer the joyless stick-in-the-muds who can’t. The first taster of her second album shows the Montreal singer-producer sprinting full speed into a sparkler of shining, silvery pop. There’s none… Read More


A concert to raise awareness about the fight against AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria will be held in Montreal on Sept. 17, organizers said Tuesday. Usher, Half Moon Run, Metric and Grimes will be part of the program, which is being presented by Denmark-based Global Citizen and The Global Fund, an international partnership dedicated to eradicating… Read More