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Submitted to Cashbox Canada CMW’s annual gift to the future, the Canadian Radio Music Awards are considered a barometer of buzz in Canadian music. The hottest, newest names on the radio scene sing in front of the industry’s opinion-makers, and stake their claim to a place on the nation’s playlists. If you saw them at CMW, you’ll soon be hearing them everywhere! Canadian Music Week (CMW) is pleased to announce the winners of the 21st Annual Canadian Radio Music Awards (CRMA), which tookplace on Wednesday, May 9, 2018 at the Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel. Hosted by K Trevor Wilson, the CRMA ceremony included performances by The Reklaws,New City, Romes, Felix Cartal, and River Town Saints. Complete List of 2018 Canadian Radio Music Awards Winners: BEST NEW GROUP OR SOLO ARTIST: ACDVBBS - Not Going Home BEST NEW GROUP OR SOLO ARTIST: CHRJessie Reyez - Figures BEST NEW GROUP OR SOLO ARTIST: DANCE/URBAN/RHYTHMICNew City - Dirty Secrets BEST NEW GROUP OR SOLO ARTIST: ROCKThe Beaches - Money BEST NEW GROUP OR SOLO ARTIST: COUNTRYRiver Town Saints - Bonfire FAN'S CHOICEAlessia Cara FACTOR BREAKTHROUGH ARTIST OF THE YEARDaniel Caesar NIELSEN CUTTING EDGE AWARDIndie 88 - Toronto NIELSEN TALENT DEVELOPMENT STORY OF THE YEARDaniel Caesar For more please visit: www.cmw.net

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CMW round our way was a fairly sedate affair, with the notable exceptions of the ...

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Submitted by Lenny Stoute

K, now calm down. It's not a euphemism for the horizontal bop, as in the UK, but a new/old dance craze that's sweeping the American South. Although the...

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What do you get when you combine Toronto's most artistically vibrant, culturally rich and diverse street festival with new music works and...

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I got into Toronto around noon on the Thursday for Canadian Music Week. I met up with Sandy, Don...

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Submitted by Jason Hillenburg

Canadian rock act Across the Board returns with their second full-length effort, a follow-up to their EP Amends, featuring eight...

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Toronto-based, Montreal-born and raised singer/songwriter Don Graham is getting back to his roots. Graham heads back down the 401 Highway on May 25th to...

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What do you get when you combine Toronto's most artistically vibrant, culturally rich and diverse street festival with new music works and collaborations by local and international Latin, Brazilian, jazz, folk and global artists? A smoking summer music...

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April 18, 2018, Audiotree North, revealed the third live video in their pilot session, featuring 2017 Polaris Music Prize winner, Lido Pimienta. The live performance of Pimienta’s track, Fornicarte es un Arte...

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Stony Plain Records announces the signing of acclaimed Canadian roots guitarist/singer Sue Foley and will release her label debut CD, The Ice Queen, on March 2, 2018.

Produced by Mike Flanigin, who also plays organ on the new disc, The Ice Queen...

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Submitted by Lenny Stoute & Sammy Jay Copeland
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CMW round our way was a fairly sedate affair, with the notable exceptions of the Cupcakke/Chippy Nonstop and Lydia Lunch shows. The former was a feast of raw, sex...

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Submitted by Lenny Stoute

K, now calm down. It's not a euphemism for the horizontal bop, as in the UK, but a new/old dance craze that's sweeping the American South. Although the idea of a mass shag-in did cross my mind. Let's think of it as a cross between swing and jitterbug, a...

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Submitted by Terry O’Brien of Tribe Royal
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I got into Toronto around noon on the Thursday for Canadian Music Week. I met up with Sandy, Don, Lenny and Gary from the Cashbox Canada team and right away we were in the thick of it. The...

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Submitted by Jason Hillenburg

Canadian rock act Across the Board returns with their second full-length effort, a follow-up to their EP Amends, featuring eight songs geared in the same pop-rock direction they explored with their first release. MC2 Music Media...

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Submitted by Mitchell Sauls

Who looks like a young Ralph Macchio and sings like a cross between Richard Marx and Christopher Cross? Who rocks harder than guitarist Andy McKee and puts you in the same headspace as Aphex Twin or Air?

The answer: Michigan’s...

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Left On Tri, by Parker Longbough, is the new album on Wilderhood Music, featuring the songwriting of former Uncle Jesse band member Matthew Witthoeft. After leaving that band, he began to perform with...