Musicians

Who says accountants can't rock 'n’ roll? The profession is often stereotyped as being quintessentially dull and boring, but that certainly wasn't in evidence at Noble Street...
Fans of Australian singer Cody Simpson would never call him a dork, weird, nerd, spoiled or odd, but he proudly wears a hoodie emblazoned with those adjectives. The 15-year-old, who is managed by...
The motivator for many philanthropic organizations is to provide a voice for otherwise invisible communities. But we can sometimes think of those communities as some type of “other;”...
The grating drill of jackhammers are threatening to overtake Samaritanmag’s conversation with Toronto-based writer and arts activist Jason Samilski, but the reason for the tools’ raucous...
UK urban-pop artist Conor Maynard, whose YouTube popularity from his covers of songs by Ne-Yo, Chris Brown, Taio Cruz and Rihanna led to a record deal with EMI and the opportunity to make his debut...
One of the toughest things country artist Gord Bamford had to do as a child growing up in Lacombe, Alberta, was sell off his pet cattle. Sure, it’s not your typical childhood problem,...
When he's not touring the world or recording albums that continue to influence generations of younger musicians, Rush singer and bassist Geddy Lee supports a grape cause. A wine-loving...
Ed Sheeran’s breakthrough hit, “The A Team,” was inspired by his volunteer work at Crisis, a U.K. charity for single homeless people and the 21-year-old made a public service...
Former child soldier Emmanuel Jal, now an internationally renown musician and peace activist, is hoping the worldwide peace rallies taking place the past couple of days at Sudanese Embassies and...
Proceeds from the sale of a song Inuk folk singer-songwriter Susan Aglukark recorded in 2006 from her Blood Red Earth album will now go to the Collateral Damage Project, a not-for-profit...

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