Adrian Sutherland

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Bold.org, the scholarship platform committed to fighting student debt through philanthropy, is continuing its Year of Giving Campaign with the new $10,000 (USD) Imagine Dragons Origins Scholarship...
Some prominent Canadian country artists are raising money for the music industry charity Unison Fund with the tongue--in-cheek single “Looking For A Lockdown with You," which takes a...
International Women’s Day (March 8) has been celebrated for more than 120 years, and while the fairer sex has come a long way, baby, the fight for equality, justice and breaking all the...
A big online celebration is being held for the birthday of singer-songwriter, actor and activist Harry Belafonte on Sunday, Feb. 28 at 7 p.m. (EST) with proceeds going to his not-...
The Tragically Hip will receive the Music Canada-sponsored Humanitarian Award at this year’s 50th annual Juno Awards ceremony. The Humanitarian Award recognizes outstanding Canadian artists...
Australian activist rock band Midnight Oil is supporting its 12th studio album, The Makarrata Project, with February and March performances in its homeland with First Nations Collaborators. The...
Loudon Wainwright III will host a Feb. 23 fundraising virtual musical tribute to his best friend, singer-songwriter and actor George Gerdes, who died on New Year’s Day. Other friends...
A wide array of performers will take part in the 34th annual Tibet House US benefit concert on Feb. 17 to support the non-profit educational institution and cultural embassy that aims to ensure the...
A national awareness campaign is hoping to generate government support for the Canadian live music sector and those impacted by its shutdown due to the global COVID-19 pandemic. The Canadian Live...
With pandemic public health restrictions in place prohibiting live concerts with an in-person audience, Contact Winter Music Festival has come up with something cool and novel.  On Feb. 6,...

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