Tag Archive: Canada

Rating Canada’s top songs

In writing The Top 100 Canadian Singles, author Bob Mersereau polled 800 musicians, broadcasters, managers, roadies, retailers, instrument makers … Continue reading Rating Canada's top songs

Oprah Winfrey Network coming to Canada

Dream it! Do it! Your dreams are within your reach! OWN, the Oprah Winfrey Network, is coming to Canada.. . Toronto-based Corus Entertainment … Continue reading Oprah Winfrey Network coming to Canada

Canada Goes Crazy For “Jersey Shore”

The Mounties are wild about fist-pumping and spray tans! Canadians are going crazy for MTV’s Jersey Shore. Who knew? The vodka-soaked reality soap that has become a pop culture phenomenon Stateside, is thisclose to edging out The Hills as the most-watched reality series in the history of Canadian broadcasting.Last Thursday night’s episode drew 486,000 viewers [...] Continue reading Canada Goes Crazy For “Jersey Shore”

Rock group Aerosmith have been sued by promoters in Canada for cancelling a series of shows in the country in 2009.
The band called off a number of gigs of its North American tour in 2009 after lead singer Steven Tyler broke his left shoulder falling from the stage at a performance in South Dakota.
The cancelled [...] Continue reading Aerosmith sued over cancelled Canada tour

A grassroots online effort is springing up to boldly take one Star Trek icon where he’s never gone before: To The State House. A Canadian Facebook group is urging William Shatner, 79, to run for governor general of his native Montreal. So far, the Help Nominate William Shatner for Governor General of Canada group has attracted [...] Continue reading William Shatner Canada Governor Facebook Campaign