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2015 Polaris Music Prize

by Jeffrey Burns on September 21, 2015

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The Polaris Music Prize Gala will be a Live broadcast Sept. 21st via CBC Music (Polaris 10th anniversary poster by Pat Hamou) UPDATE (Sept. 22nd): Buffy Sainte-Marie is the winner of the 2015 Polaris Music Prize for her album Power in the Blood.   Tonight’s 2015 Polaris Music Prize Gala marks the tenth anniversary for […]

To Juno or Not To Juno

by Jeffrey Burns on January 28, 2015

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2015 JUNO Awards: The Silver Lining in Canada’s Marquee Music Industry Celebration |   While many of The JUNO Awards nominations elicit near disbelief for their wanton predictability, there’s redemption of sorts in a few categories seemingly allocated to soothe the savage Awards Show skeptic. Some of these require closer examination and due admiration, which […]