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U2 lead singer Bono is going to risk his life to support (RED), the international charity whose goal is to eliminate AIDS, and he's looking for some people to join him. The singer recently...
Rock band Kill Matilda call themselves zombie hunters in their official bio, but the high-spirited dance punks are taking on a much more life-saving and life-affirming pursuit — helping sponsor...
Despite an urgent plea from Human Rights Foundation (HRF) president and CEO Thor Halvorssen to cancel her upcoming concert in Luanda, Angola, due to the country’s continuous alleged human...
Say the name "Monster Truck" in rock circles and you're likely to think of Hamilton, Ontario's furry 'n' fiery four-piece responsible for such songs as "Don't Tell...
In 2014 elite blues guitarist Walter Trout almost died from the liver-destroying disease Hepatitis C. If it wasn't for a life-saving liver transplant as well as some financial goodwill from...
This week is the perfect time for music supporters to donate their Aeroplan miles, those reward miles travelers earn from Air Canada and partner airlines, to a good cause. The period of Nov. ...
The lineup for the 11th annual Andy Kim Christmas concert to support CAMH (The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health ) has been revealed. On Dec. 9 at Toronto's Phoenix Concert Theatre, ...
Duran Duran frontman Simon LeBon will donate all the band's proceeds from Eagles of Death Metal's cover of their 1982 hit, "Save A Prayer," to something "useful, peaceful...
Rock band July Talk are promising to personally thank any young adult who votes in the Canadian federal election on Oct. 19. In a campaign announced Oct. 13, the band behind the song "Guns +...
The Toronto Blue Jays baseball team's 2015 season has been full of improbable events. The team, which was below .500 nearly two-thirds of the way through their schedule, made a series of...

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