Samaritanmag

Music-heavy news site about charities, causes and good deeds

Jamie Tennant

If you gathered dozens and dozens of the nation’s top music professionals in a room, you’d expect it to be a schmooze fest – and that’s how it was on Dec. 12 at the Spice...
Canadian rock 'n' roll mainstays The Trews are setting an example by transforming one of their tour's biggest shows — at Toronto's Phoenix Concert Theatre — into a food...
Actress Susan Sarandon has quickly surpassed her goals on a Care2 petition, asking opponents of the Dakota Access Pipeline to withdraw their money from certain banks until they divest from Energy...
Pets are a popular gift item for the holidays. If you’re considering buying one, you've likely considered pet adoption. PetSmart Charities of Canada can help you adopt that perfect pet on...
After 40 years, 40 million albums, and numerous Juno awards, Rush have become Canadian rock legends and next April Toronto’s Canadian Music Week will honour the band with the Allan Slaight...
Going to the movies is not always affordable for families, but this Saturday, Oct. 22, is one day where you won't even mind the price of popcorn. In fact, you'll want to pay for it. Cineplex...
Human trafficking is a form of modern-day slavery. Around the world, 27 million people are in bondage, sold into servitude for sexual slavery and forced labour. Even more horrifying is that the...
Artists such as R.E.M., Aimee Mann, Death Cab for Cutie and My Morning Jacket’s Jim James have donated their music to 30 Days, 30 Songs: written & recorded by Musicians for A Trump-Free...
It’s Banned Books Week. Yes, in this day and age, books still get banned. We might not hear about it too frequently — some parents (successfully) had Harry Potter banned in schools...