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Monday, 31 March 2014 08:49

Juno winners from the weekend

A list of winners at the 43rd annual Juno Awards, held Sunday at Winnipeg's MTS Centre: Album of the year: Arcade Fire, ``Reflektor'' Single of the year: Tegan and Sara, ``Closer'' Juno Fan Choice award: Justin Bieber Songwriter of the year: Serena Ryder Group of the year: Tegan and Sara Breakthrough group of the year: A Tribe Called Red And from the night before ... WINNIPEG, MB (March 29, 2014) — Winnipeg was a place for musical magic Saturday night as the Canadian music industry gathered to toast 35 JUNO Award winners at the 2014 JUNO Gala Dinner & Awards. FOR A COMPLETE LIST OF WINNERS AT THE 2014 JUNO GALA DINNER & AWARDS, INCLUDING BIOGRAPHIES AND IMAGES, GO TO WWW.JUNOAWARDS Two of Sunday’s JUNO Awards Broadcast co-hosts took home early awards, with Johnny Reid winning Adult Contemporary Album of the Year, and Serena Ryder earning Artist of the Year…
Tuesday, 25 March 2014 12:32

New Music Releases This Week

Here's a list of some new CD releases for the week of March 25: Eric Alexander _ ``Chicago Fire'' Animals as Leaders _ ``The Joy of Motion'' Asia _ ``Gravitas'' Aztec Camera _ ``High Land Hard Rain'' The Bad Plus _ ``The Rite of Spring'' The Baseball Project _ ``3rd'' Big Scary _ ``Not Art'' Michael Boggs _ ``More Like a Lion'' Boy George _ ``This is What I Do'' Erica Campbell _ ``Help'' Johnny Cash _ ``Out Among the Stars'' Chimurenga Renaissance _ ``riZe vadZimu riZe'' Circa Zero _ ``Circus Hero'' The Colourist _ ``The Colourist'' Combichrist _ ``We Love You'' Nathan East _ ``Nathan East'' Stephen Farrell _ ``Stephen Farrell'' Future Islands _ ``Singles'' Matthew Fowler _ ``Beginning'' Gold & Youth _ ``Beyond Wilderness'' Jimi Goodwin _ ``Odludek'' Christon Gray _ ``School of Roses'' Grieves _ ``Winter & the Wolves'' Beth Hart & Joe Bonamassa _ ``Live in…
Winnipeg based duo Last Ditch on the Left played Bruce's Firehouse Sunday night to an appreciative crowd. Kerri Woelke and Brent Warren recently completed recording their first album together with prominent producer and musician David Baxter in Toronto. The disc should be available sometime this spring. Next Sunday, Bruce's Firehouse will host Toronto singer-songwriter Jerry Leger. Tickets are still available. For more info contact Bruce at 204.648.4834.
Listen to 730 CKDM for any song by Jason Aldean and be the 7th caller from now until next Friday morning for your chance to BEAT THE BOX OFFICE and qualify to WIN tickets to see JASON ALDEAN with guests Tyler Farr and Florida Georgia Line LIVE at the MTS Centre in Winnipeg October 2nd! JASON ALDEAN WITH SPECIAL GUESTS FLORIDA GEORGIA LINE TYLER FARR THURSDAY, OCTOBER 2, 2014 MTS CENTRE – WINNIPEG, MB Doors: 6:30PM Show: 7:30PM TICKETS ON SALE FRIDAY, MARCH 28 @ 10AM www.livenation.com Charge by Phone 1-855-985-5000 Tickets also available at all Ticketmaster Outlets Tickets (incl. GST) $49.50, $69.50 (Plus FMF & Service charges) **RESERVED STANDS / ALL AGES** With more than 8.5 million records sold and 13 No. one hits under his belt, entertainer Jason Aldean released one of 2012's most buzzed about new albums, the PLATINUM selling, #1 NIGHT TRAIN. Entertainment Weekly calls Aldean's…
TORONTO - Arcade Fire, OneRepublic and Sarah McLachlan have been added to the list of performers at the upcoming Juno Awards. The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences, which runs the televised music bash, says OneRepublic will perform their latest single, ``Counting Stars,'' while McLachlan will debut ``Beautiful Girl'' from her upcoming album, ``Shine On.'' However, Arcade Fire will appear via a taped performance due to touring commitments. The Montreal-based band _ scheduled to be in Chile that same weekend _ is up for a leading six nominations, including album of the year. McLachlan is also slated to appear as a special presenter for MusiCounts, Canada's music education charity. Previously announced performers include Tegan and Sara, Serena Ryder, Robin Thicke, Classified, Dean Brody, Gord Bamford, Matt Mays and the Sheepdogs. The Juno Awards, co-hosted by Classified, Johnny Reid, and Ryder, take place March 30 in Winnipeg and air on…
Last Ditch On The Left play Bruce's Firehouse (238-3rd Ave. N.E., Dauphin) this Sunday night at 8pm Doors: 7:30pm/Show 8pm Admission: $15 Contact Bruce at 204.648.4834 for more info Winnipeg darlings, Last Ditch On The Left bring a chemistry to their music and live performance that is impossible to deny. This allure and their songs that focus on love, love lost, tragic ends and social issues are bringing them on a tour of Germany and Switzerland supporting Canadian troubadour Matt Epp in May of 2014. Last Ditch will be a part of the Via Rail Artist On Board program at the beginning on March, on route to Toronto to record their highly anticipated debut album with Juno award winning producer David Baxter.(Corin Raymond/Jadea Kelly/etc) This will be followed up with Europe in May, festival performances in summer of 2014 as well as a Homeroutes tour of Alberta in September/October. Their…
On this Sunday night’s “no fences” we’ll feature the latest album from Oregon’s Blitzen Trapper. We’ve also got music from new releases by Twin Forks, Blackie and the Rodeo Kings, Robert Ellis, Sam Cash and the Romantic Dogs along with some local concert news and a couple of dusty ones from the archives. "no fences" is heard every Sunday night at 10pm CST here on the Parkland's Best ... 730 CKDM.
JUN 21 / QUEEN + ADAM LAMBERT *June 21, MTS Centre, Winnipeg / Doors 7:00pm / Show 8:00pm Tickets $30.00, $35.00, $55.00, $85.00, $125.00 / Reserved Seating / All Ages TICKETS ON SALE FRIDAY, MARCH 14 @ 10AM Event ID: http://www.livenation.com/artists/107226/queen
Other new releases out this week ... Here's a list of some new CD releases for the week of March 11: Architects UK _ ``Lost Forever, Lost Together'' Aloe Blacc _ ``Lift Your Spirit'' Dan Croll _ ``Sweet Disarray'' Elbow _ ``The Take Off and Landing of Everything'' Sara Evans _ ``Slow Me Down'' Juanes _ ``Loco De Amor'' kxm _ ``kxm'' Laibach _ ``Spectre'' Ledisi _ ``The Truth'' Barry Manilow _ ``Night Songs'' Steve Martin, Edie Brickell, and Steep Canyon Rangers _ ``Steve Martin and the Steep Canyon Rangers featuring Edie Brickell Live'' Metronomy _ ``Love Letters'' Charlie Oxford _ ``Charlie Oxford'' Peter Furler Band _ ``Sun and Shield'' 311 _ ``Stereolithic'' Various Artists _ ``Veronica Mars: Original Motion Picture Soundtrack'' Dean Wareham _ ``Dean Wareham'' Don Williams _ ``Reflections'' Devin Williams _ ``Destruction of Kings'' Young Money _ ``Rise of an Empire'' (The Canadian Press)