All You Need is 3Notes and a Grace
Fri Aug 16, 2019

I recently had the pleasure of being at MIDEM in Cannes, France where Cashbox Canada co-produced an official Showcase at Morrison’s Pub. One of the added pleasures was to meet an incredible woman named Grace Puluczek. Grace is one of those people who is personable and a powerhouse all at the same time. We formed an immediate friendship based on mutual respect and interest in each other’s careers and basic life goals.

We caught up with Grace at her home in Madrid, Spain, and she shared her story with us:

Features

Fifteen-Year-Old Priyana Launches Fundraising EP to Support Youth Mental Health
Fri Aug 16, 2019

Fifteen-year-old, Priyana, launches her first original EP, Out of Place, to share her vision for children and teens to feel heard, validated, and understood through her music.

From Cuba to Toronto Izael Nzas releases new video “Silence”
Fri Aug 16, 2019

How do you describe this new offering from Izael Nzas? From harpsichord-like tone to the simplest music notes to vibe in a delightfully unique experience. Some interesting percussion and piano choices. Ambling rhythms, plucky string and keyboard taps meld into one big conglomerate of sound.

Mind the Gap
Fri Aug 16, 2019

I recently saw a post in a web forum from a manager that was asking for connections to a couple of big publications. His artist had been added to two bigger “editorial” playlists on Spotify and was doing some 100,000 streams.

Myer Clarity album “Not All Heroes Wear Capes” Part Two Breaking Out on Spotify
Fri Aug 16, 2019

Myer Clarity, 27, is a Toronto based multi-genre producer, songwriter and hip hop artist with 3 self-produced albums under his belt. His unique blend of hip hop, punk and jazz combined with his honest story-telling has gained him a dedicated fan base both at home and overseas. 

Todd Taylor Made His Grand Ole Opry Debut with The Legendary Oak Ridge Boys
Fri Aug 09, 2019

Todd Taylor is an American five string banjo player. He held the Guinness Book of World Records title for "world's fastest banjo".

News

TD Markham Jazz Festival Announces Daily Headliners
Fri Jul 26, 2019

TD Markham Jazz Festival has announced this year’s headlining acts set to perform among the 30+ free concerts across three stages this August 16th, 17th, and 18th. 

Spotify’s Subscriber Base Grows To 108m, As Total Monthly Active User Count Hits 232m
Fri Aug 02, 2019

Spotify closed its second calendar quarter this year with 108m subscribers and 232m total Monthly Active Users (MAUs).

Canadian Artist Marshall Potts Signs to Entertainment Music Group (EMG)
Fri Jul 26, 2019

Marshall Potts recently posted in a blog about his career-changing experience as a Showcase Artist (June 4-7, 2019) at the most famous global music festival in the world, MIDEM, a yearly event in Cannes, France.

Canada’s Songs Found in Translation: LyricFind Receives Government of Canada Funding
Fri Jul 26, 2019

Translations matter, and just as lyrics boost engagement, translated lyrics boost engagement across language barriers.

Electric Youth Share New Video For Arawa
Fri Jul 26, 2019

Toronto duo, Electric Youth — vocalist Bronwyn Griffin and multi-instrumentalist Austin Garrick — have released a new video for their single, ARAWA, the second off their forthcoming album,

Reviews

Iggy Pop To Release New Album Free On September 6
Fri Jul 19, 2019

Iggy Pop has confirmed the title and release date of his new album, Free, the first new Iggy Pop album since 2016’s Post-Pop Depression, will be released on September 6 on Loma Vista and is available for pre-order 

Prescilla Una is on Her Way ‘Up’!
Fri Aug 16, 2019

Born and raised in the melting pot of Toronto Canada, Prescilla Una, legally named Prescilla De Barros Irmao, has always loved music.

Sass Jordan’s “Rats” 25th Anniversary Limited Edition Coloured Vinyl Release
Fri Aug 02, 2019

JUNO Award winner Sass Jordan is celebrating the 25th anniversary of her third album, Rats, this year. The monumental record is one of the biggest releases of her career so far and a popular fan favourite.

Alex Pangman records direct to 78rpm with Hot Three Album
Fri Jul 12, 2019

If you’re recording a new EP — and your session musician suddenly warns “we’ve got one more side left, don't screw it up!” — you know you have an unconventional project underway.

Tyler Childers’ Country Squire Releases New Album and Headline Tour
Fri Jun 28, 2019

Acclaimed singer/songwriter, Tyler Childers’ new single, All Your’n, premieres alongside a new lyric video today. Watch/share here.