Archive for September, 2012

How Much Do Musicians Earn Online?

Posted on September 29th, 2012 by by Lisa Lagace

Many of you may be familiar with this infographic already. It’s been around since 2010, but this is the most recent version. As digital streams become even more prevalent each year, it’s interesting to see how much (or little) the musicians are making via these networks. While streaming payouts have improved for indie artists since […]

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TGIF – My Dog, Speed Dating, and Nuit Blanche

Posted on September 28th, 2012 by by Lisa Lagace

The weekend has arrived. Are you excited? You should be, because it’s Nuit Blanche time here in Toronto, aka one of the most fun nights in the city (if you are a night owl like me and can stay up way later than everyone to enjoy it once the majority burn out and go to […]

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How Do You Discover New Music?

Posted on September 27th, 2012 by by Lisa Lagace

Hey guys! If you follow me on Twitter or Facebook you’re already aware that I’ve been guest posting for what happens to be my favorite music website, AUX, during their partnership with LCBO for the Whisky Rocks competition. Musicians can enter their songs to win a spot opening for The Trews, along with a bunch of […]

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TIFF Review – West of Memphis

Posted on September 26th, 2012 by by Lisa Lagace

If you’re not familiar with the case surrounding the West Memphis Three, you’ve probably at least heard that moniker thrown around in the news at some point in your life. No, it’s not an awesome band name (though it should be/maybe also is?), it’s what they called the three teenagers who were sent to prison […]

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Some Thoughts on Polaris 2012

Posted on September 25th, 2012 by by Lisa Lagace

I’ll be the first to admit I was definitely surprised to see Feist take it this year. It’s not that I thought she didn’t deserve it, I just didn’t expect the jury to choose another big star award winner for the second year in a row, especially after all the backlash last year when Arcade Fire won. […]

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