Musicians

Doug Gilmour, one of the most popular players to ever suit up for the Toronto Maple Leafs hockey team, is donating some of his most iconic memorabilia to support Tragically Hip singer Gord Downie...
Rock band Rush are donating $40,000 to the cancer research cause of Tragically Hip singer Gord Downie. The famed Canadian trio recently announced they were donating the money to the Gord Downie Fund...
Neil Young has singled out U.S. President Barack Obama to support the peaceful protestors standing against the Dakota Access Pipeline in Standing Rock, North Dakota. "We are calling upon you...
One of late heavy metal singer Ronnie James Dio's signature songs was the rollicking number "We Rock." This month friends and supporters for the former Black Sabbath/Heaven & Hell/...
Thirty-three community groups received musical instruments and equipment worth $525,000 this year, thanks to the MusiCounts TD Community Music Program, Among the varied recipients, spread out...
Metallica will be coming to Toronto for a special charity concert on Nov. 29 at the 950-capacity Opera House to support The Daily Bread Food Bank. Established in 1983, the Daily Bread Food Bank is...
The Andy Kim Christmas concert in Toronto has moved this year to the bigger Queen Elizabeth Theatre on Dec. 7 and Nelly Furtado, Ron Sexsmith and Sloan will be among the names performing at the 12th...
Sharon Jones, the inimitable Grammy-nominated singer with soul/funk group the Dap-Kings, died from cancer Nov. 18 in Cooperstown, New York. The subject of the 2015 Barbara Kopple documentary, Miss...
Teen Cancer America and Teenage Cancer Trust have a new musical ally. The respective US and UK cancer charities, both founded by The Who’s frontman Roger Daltrey, will split all sales proceeds...
In these troubled political times, Hamilton, Ontario rock band Monster Truck have weighed in musically on who they support. The band have released a new animated video for their song "For The...

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