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Rogers Radio Vancouver Announces Wham Bam Concert

July 22, 2016 Radio today announced the full lineup for its KiSS Radio Wham Bam concert at The Fair at The PNE in Vancouver on Saturday, Aug. 20. The one-day music festival will feature some of the world’s top artists, including multi platinum,…

SOCAN Acquires Audiam

July 22, 2016 SOCAN has purchased 100% of the innovative New York-based tech company Audiam, empowering SOCAN to provide a unique global music industry solution with respect to licensing digital services and royalty payment for songwriters, composers and music publishers. With Audiam, SOCAN…

Yangaroo Partners with MTV Latin America for Music Video Delivery

July 22, 2016 Yangaroo Inc.  today announced that it has partnered with MTV Latin America to deliver music videos digitally and in high definition to all three of the network’s feeds covering Latin America, as well as to MTV Tr3s (for the US…
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Kirstine Stewart to Leave Twitter

July 22, 2016 Twitter’s vice president for media in North America, Kirstine Stewart, will be leaving the company. A Twitter spokesman confirmed in an email Thursday that Stewart will part ways with the social media company. But Cam Gordon said Twitter is “not…

Boom 99.7, Ottawa, Announces New Morning Show

July 21, 2016 Corus’  Boom 99.7, Ottawa,  is proud to announce it is bringing a new morning show to Ottawa with host Tim Morgan, beginning Monday, July 25. He will join Ottawa’s own Heather Ray, who will continue to keep listeners informed and entertained…

CRTC Calls for Comments on APTN’s Request for Change to Condition of Licence

July 21, 2016   Application by Aboriginal Peoples Television Network Incorporated relating to the national, English- and French-language specialty Category A service APTN. The applicant requests that APTN no longer be subject to the standard condition of licence requiring that at least 95% of the programming…

Rogers Reports Q2 Financial Results

July 21, 2016 Rogers Communications Inc.,  today announced its unaudited financial and operating results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2016. Consolidated Financial Highlights Three months ended June 30 (In millions of Canadian dollars, except per share amounts, unaudited) 2016 2015 Total…
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CTV’s Your Morning to Debut August 22nd.

July 21, 2016   CTV announced today that Your Morning, its new national morning show, will premiere Monday, Aug. 22 on CTV and CTV News Channel. The announcement was made as the first team photo from the program was revealed, featuring Ben Mulroney and Anne-Marie…

DHX Media and CBBC Partner on New Series

July 21, 2016 A new CBBC series, The Zoo (working title), is set to star animals at the UK’s Paignton Zoo. The world famous BBC Natural History Unit is collaborating with independent kids’ content company, DHX Media, to produce thirty episodes of the…

BravoFACT and Calgary Film Festival Announce Pitch Competition

July 20, 2016   Bell Media’s BravoFACT (Foundation to Assist Canadian Talent) and The Calgary International Film Festival announced today they have partnered for the inaugural Calgary International Film Festival BravoFACT Pitch Contest. Taking place Saturday, Oct. 1 during the closing weekend of…