It doesn’t matter who you are and what sort of music you play, for people to know who you are someone has to give you a chance to be heard.
– Bruce Leperre
We often hear artists talk about pressing their latest projects to vinyl. It’s no myth that pressing vinyl records is expensive, especially when compared to the (essentially) free digital distribution possibilities that the internet provides.
We decided to break down vinyl […]
On Wednesday, the music industry hit Capitol Hill in Washington DC for the first round of congressional hearings regarding the highly controversial Internet Radio Fairness Act (IRFA).
To over simplify, IRFA is a bill spearheaded by digital music services (Pandora at […]
At the end of our guitar tech Q&A with session guitarists Darryl Poulsen and Adrian Gross, the two began discussing some of the non-technical […]
Raise a Glass is where we grab our figurative Mojitos in a toast to some of the awesome things that our artist friends have been up to lately. From prime-time radio performances to Canadian Stage productions, we would like to […]
Western Canadian string quartet, The Fretless, led the pack at this year’s Canadian Folk Music Awards, taking home two trophies for Instrumental Group of the Year, and Ensemble of the Year.
The awards, held in St John, NB featured […]
For companies that have seen better days, record labels still operate with a tremendous pool of resources.
Earlier this week, the IFPI released a report that highlights the impact that major and independent record companies continue to have […]
The Canadian performance rights organization SOCAN just released a study that sheds some interesting light on Canadian music and the role it plays in the lives of our citizens.
Conducted by Leger Marketing, the SOCAN Music Appreciation Survey sampled Canadian adults […]
Practicality first… Every choice is either something that’s critical to the studio working, or something that will up our game. – Steve Major
MM: What’s the story behind Verge Music Lab? How did you guys start up?
SM: Verge Music Lab […]