Musicians

Toronto R&B-pop singer Melanie Fiona, whose song “It Kills Me” was nominated for a 2010 Grammy Award in January and debut album, The Bridge, is up for a JUNO Award this month, has...
Canadian indie artist Chris Velan is touring across the country this month to boost awareness about local environmental issues and organizations that share his perspective. Velan is an artist...
The 2010 Lilith Tour music festival has brought in social media technology platform Involver to launch Choose Your Charity, an audience engagement campaign run exclusively on Facebook. This contest...
Abbas Jahangiri permits himself a wry smile as he recalls his startling switch from Toronto-based entrepreneur to philanthropist maintaining an almost inhuman schedule performing humanitarian works...
Singer-songwriter Sarah Harmer, and co-founder of Protecting Escarpment Rural Land, is proof that a bunch of determined civilians can successfully battle a major company, Nelson Aggregate. PERL...
Musician Ben Harper is calling attention to one of his number one charities, Living Lands & Water (www.livinglandsandwaters.org), dedicated to cleaning up and preserving America’s rivers...
For musician/producer Darcy Ataman, founder of Canadian Artists for African Aid Inc., a.k.a. “Song For Africa,” what began as his  “little contribution to the world” is...
Iranian Canadian rock band Blurred Vision has made a video for its poignant version of Pink Floyd’s 1979 classic “Another Brick In The Wall,” which they have subtitled “Hey...
“A big deal in my family is that we’ve always learned about giving back. My mom always wanted me to know that even though we weren’t as fortunate as we are now that giving back was...
Melissa Auf der Maur’s short film, a bewitching time-traveling Viking-themed fantasy entitled Out Of Our Minds and part of a multi-media project that includes an album of the same name out in...

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