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Toronto rock band Three Days Grace is currently collecting goods and gear from fellow musicians, and anyone else of note, to auction off early next year for Herbie Rocks. The fundraising...
Award-winning recording artist Jann Arden is giving partial proceeds from her extensive 27-date Canadian tour to Canwest Raise-A-Reader, a literacy awareness and fundraising initiative started in...
Billy Talent drummer Aaron Solowoniuk was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis (MS) in 1998 and nine years later started the MS Society of Canada Scholarship Fund. Under the cooler name F.U.M.S, Billy...
“You have to realize that every individual voice has a power. You can get bogged down with all the things that are wrong with the world, and it can be really overwhelming and you can feel...
“It’s not about doing everything; it’s about doing something. It’s about doing what you can. In my experience, the more I do, the more energized I feel about doing more and...
Idol Judge Brings Reality to Classrooms Via Unique Education Curriculum Back when Farley Flex was 15 – long before taking his seat as the sharp-dressed  judge on CTV’s Canadian...
Diamonds aren’t everyone’s best friend Red-1 remembers wearing his chain with the diamond-encrusted Figure IV Records medallion to the 2000 Ghana Music Awards in West Africa, but when...
“My biggest thing that we’re not spending enough time on is education. I have a dream that no one really knows about. I started pursuing my dream to open up my own school. I just feel...
Millions of people will get meals this holiday season, thanks to Bob Dylan. The legendary singer-songwriter has pledged his royalties from the sale of his forthcoming album, Christmas In The Heart, (...
Rock band Methods of Mayhem, fronted by Motley Crue drummer Tommy Lee, will make a charitable donation to MusiCares Foundation, on behalf of anyone who participates in the band’s Public Mayhem...

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