Actor & Broadway Life Coach Bret Shuford

By |2020-07-30T21:54:21+00:00July 30th, 2020|Actors, Podcast|

Bret Shuford is a veteran singer, dancer, and actor of eight Broadway shows including Beauty and the Beast, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang, The Little Mermaid, and is currently in the Broadway cast of Wicked. He has appeared in several feature films including The Wolf of Wall Street, network television such [...]

2020 CCMA NOMINEES ARE ANNOUNCED: Tenille Townes Leads The Pack

By |2020-07-23T16:05:35+00:00July 22nd, 2020|BLOG, News|

TENILLE TOWNES LEADS THE PACK OF ARTIST CATEGORY NOMINATIONS WITH SIX DEAN BRODY AND BRETT KISSEL EACH RECEIVE 5 NOMINATIONS JAMES BARKER BAND, THE REKLAWS AND DALLAS SMITH LAND 4 NOMINATIONS JADE EAGLESON, HUNTER BROTHERS, MACKENZIE PORTER AND THE WASHBOARD UNION EACH EARN 3 NOMINATIONS FIND THE FULL LIST OF NOMINATIONS HERE [...]

SummerWorks announces July/August programming emphasizing collaboration

By |2020-07-17T22:44:20+00:00July 17th, 2020|BLOG, News|

We Were, We Are, We Will Be, a multi-artist anthology co-curated by Daniele Bartolini & Luke Reece co-presented by SummerWorks and Canadian Stage Artist Mark Reinhart collaborates with Parkdale and Queen West organizations and residents on Public Works project Health & Safety Notes Introducing SummerWorks Lab Residencies ‘at home’ in [...]

Michael Des Barres: Actor, Singer, Songwriter, Poet, DJ & Marquis

By |2020-07-16T18:08:37+00:00July 16th, 2020|Actors, Musicians, Podcast|

Michael Des Barres has appeared in over 150 hours of American television, including roles on MacGyver, Seinfeld, and Roseanne, as well as more than 40 feature films and has sold over 7 million albums as both a recording artist and songwriter, beginning with his days as the frontman for such [...]

Live Performances Canceled? How to Stay Motivated When Nothing is Happening

By |2020-07-14T00:25:42+00:00July 14th, 2020|BLOG, Resources|

Motivation can be hard to come by when you’re not seeing the results you desire. This is especially tough during this global pandemic when the entertainment industry will be the last to get back to work. The ability to intrinsically motivate yourself, or to persevere in spite of a lack [...]

Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy Welcome All Musicians of Any Style to Help Finish Their New Piece 

By |2020-07-06T16:30:54+00:00July 6th, 2020|BLOG, News|

Submissions for The “COVID Co-Write” are Open Until July 31st As Canada’s ‘First Family of Fiddlers,’ Natalie MacMaster and Donnell Leahy share hundreds of thousands of albums sold, a GRAMMY win, 14 JUNO nominations and four wins, a Canadian Folk Music Award, 21 East Coast Music Awards, five Canadian Country [...]

5 Questions With Finny McConnell of Irish Punk Band The Mahones

By |2020-07-06T15:53:30+00:00July 6th, 2020|5 Questions, BLOG|

From an Irish pub to an Academy Award-winning movie: The Mahones have come a long way in 30 years. Heralded as pioneers of the Irish punk scene, and internationally recognized as one of the best and hardest working punk outfits around, The Mahones formed on St. Patrick's Day in 1990, [...]

5 Questions with Oliver and Danka Pigott aka LambLion

By |2020-07-06T15:48:15+00:00July 6th, 2020|5 Questions, BLOG|

Oliver and Danka Pigott LAMBLION has been honing their sound since 2019, an enigmatic mix of indie-folk and Americana with indie rock undertones. Drawing from early lives spent in Portugal and Serbia, their music weaves divine lyrical abstraction into otherworldly harmony and melody, the extreme vocal highs and lows often [...]

5 Questions with Juno Award-Winning Pianist/Composer Andy Milne

By |2020-07-06T15:50:38+00:00July 6th, 2020|5 Questions, BLOG|

For over 25 years, Juno Award-winning pianist/composer Andy Milne has demonstrated boundless versatility, collaborating with dancers, visual artists, poets, and musicians spanning jazz, classical, pop, folk, and world music. A distinct and respected voice at the heart of New York’s creative jazz scene, Milne has recorded and toured throughout the [...]