SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileAn eclectic mix of Canadian artists, both veterans and newcomers, figures prominently at this year’s Grammy Awards, with indie darlings Arcade Fire, pop sensation Justin Bieber and rock icon Neil Young all vying for top honours at Sunday’s awards gala in Los Angeles.Arcade Fire’s Suburbs is up for album of the year, but the Montreal band faces stiff competition from rapper Eminem, outrageous chart topper Lady Gaga, country group Lady Antebellum and pop singer Katy Perry.Stratford, Ont., teen sensation Justin Bieber and Toronto rapper Drake will face off for best new artist. Their rivals for the honour include Florence and the Machine, Mumford Sons and Esperenza Spalding.Neil Young has been nominated in three categories: best rock album (Le Noise), best rock song (Angry World) and best rock vocal performance.Read more.Are you going to watch the Grammy Awards? Which nominee gets your vote for album of the year? Take our survey and join the conversation below.What gets your vote for album of the year?Market Research(This survey is not scientific. It is based on readers’ responses.)TV Commercial Volume: Will you join the CRTC discussion?The Canadian Radio television Commission has launched a public consultation on the loudness of TV commercials.”Loud ads on television can disrupt an otherwise enjoyable program and are a source of significant annoyance for Canadians,” CRTC chairman Konrad von Finckenstein said in.
When meat was required few animals in the flock could be butchered and the rest could be kept for later times. All it required to herd the animals and feed them. To herd animals it was necessary to relinquish the nomadic life and settle down. SubscriptionsGo to the Subscriptions Centre to manage your:My ProfileIf a legendary pop artist dies before approving a record, should it still be released? That’s the question at the centre of a battle between contributors to Michael Jackson’s final album. Production understandably halted when Jackson died. Sony Records recently announced that it had completed the album, called Michael, and would release it on Dec.
At the same time, my little Nikon point and shoot takes impressive photographs and videos. Its perfect for family get togethers, reunions, and even some sporting events. I own a Nikon D60 SLR, as well, which I take with me to gymnastics meets so that I can use my telephoto lens and quick shutter release.
But these days, boyfriend, I’m not feeling the love so much.By now, you’ve probably heard the Cinderella story of The Sheepdogs, the unknown, unsigned Saskatchewan band that beat 15 other hopefuls to win Rolling Stone’s Choose the Cover contest.In a reader voted contest, Canadian rockers The Sheepdogs beat out 15 other competitors to become the first unsigned band on the cover of Rolling Stone. (Rolling Stone/Associated Press)Chosen by RS readers, the ‘Dogs got to be on the magazine’s current cover, perform at the Bonnaroo Festival and most significantly for their careers sign with Atlantic Records. The antithesis of skinny boys in skinny pants playing minimalist basslines, The Sheepdogs have long hair, big beards and bell bottoms straight out of an Allman Brother’s closet.