Recording

Canada Post To Honor More Canadian Recording Artists

Canada Post will be issuing a series of postage stamps, prepaid post cards and limited edition frame prints dedicated to Canadian recording artists The Guess Who, Beau Dommage, Rush and The Tragically Hip on July 19th, 2013.

These collectibles are available for pre-order and previous collectibles for Bryan Adams, Edith Butler, Robert Charlebois, Stompin’ Tom Connors, Kate and Anna McGarrigle, Bruce Cockburn, Robbie Robertson, Ginette Reno, Paul Anka and Joni Mitchell remain available at their online store.

CRIA Rebrands Itself

The Canadian Recording Industry Association has rebranded itself as MusicCanada.com, stipulating that it now only represents Canada’s major labels.

It will continue to issue Gold, Platinum and Diamond certifications and lobby the government on behalf of the major labels.