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Alan Cross is a Canadian radio broadcaster and a writer on music.
Alternative rock (also called alternative music, alt-rock or simply alternative) is a style of rock music that emerged from the independent music underground of the 1980s and became widely popular in the 1990s.
AM broadcasting is a radio broadcasting technology, which employs amplitude modulation (AM) transmissions.
Astral Media (branded simply as Astral since 2010) was a Canadian media corporation.
A backronym, or bacronym, is a constructed phrase that purports to be the source of a word that is an acronym.
Barenaked Ladies is a Canadian rock band.
Barrie is a city, and manifesting regional centre in Central Ontario, Canada, positioned on the shores of Kempenfelt Bay, the western arm of Lake Simcoe.
Bell TV (Bell Télé; formerly known as Bell ExpressVu, Dish Network Canada, ExpressVu Dish Network, and now sometimes known as Bell Satellite TV to distinguish the service from Bell's IPTV Fibe TV service), is the division of BCE Inc. that provides satellite television service across Canada.
Benjamin Kowalewicz (born December 16, 1975, in Montreal, Quebec) is a Canadian singer and the lead singer of the punk rock band Billy Talent.
Billy Talent is a Canadian rock band from Mississauga, Ontario.
Blue Rodeo is a Canadian country rock band formed in 1984 in Toronto, Ontario.
Brampton is a city in the Canadian province of Ontario.
The Budweiser Stage, previously known as the Molson Canadian Amphitheatre, is a concert venue in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Buffalo is the second largest city in the state of New York and the 81st most populous city in the United States.
Campus radio (also known as college radio, university radio or student radio) is a type of radio station that is run by the students of a college, university or other educational institution.
Canada is a country located in the northern part of North America.
Canada Day (Fête du Canada) is the national day of Canada.
Canadian content (CanCon, cancon or can-con) refers to the Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC) requirements, derived from the Broadcasting Act of Canada, that radio and television broadcasters (including cable and satellite specialty channels) must air a certain percentage of content that was at least partly written, produced, presented, or otherwise contributed to by persons from Canada.
The Canadian Jewish News (CJN) is a non-profit, national, English-language tabloid-sized newspaper serving Canada's Jewish community.
The Canadian Radio-television and Telecommunications Commission (CRTC, Conseil de la radiodiffusion et des télécommunications canadiennes) is a public organization in Canada with mandate as a regulatory agency for broadcasting and telecommunications.
The CASBY Awards are a Canadian awards ceremony for independent and alternative music, presented annually by Toronto, Ontario radio station CFNY, currently branded as 102.1 The Edge.
CBC Music (formerly known as CBC FM, CBC Stereo and CBC Radio 2) is a Canadian FM radio network operated by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation.
CBC Television (also known as simply "CBC") is a Canadian English-language broadcast television network that is owned by the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, the national public broadcaster. The network began operations on September 6, 1952. Its French-language counterpart is Ici Radio-Canada Télé. Headquartered at the Canadian Broadcasting Centre in Toronto, CBC Television is available throughout Canada on over-the-air television stations in urban centres and as a must-carry station on cable and satellite television. Almost all of the CBC's programming is produced in Canada. Although CBC Television is supported by public funding, commercial advertising revenue supplements the network, in contrast to CBC Radio and public broadcasters from several other countries, which are commercial-free.
CFBR-FM is a Canadian radio station, broadcasting an active rock format at 100.3 on the FM dial in Edmonton, Alberta.
CFMJ, branded as Global News Radio 640 Toronto, is a Canadian radio station, broadcasting at 640 kHz on the AM dial.
CFRB is an AM radio clear-channel station in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, broadcasting a news/talk at 1010 kHz, with a shortwave radio simulcast on CFRX at 6.07 MHz on the 49m band.
Chris Sheppard (also known as DJ Dogwhistle) is a Canadian born Canadian former DJ and musician.
CHTZ-FM is a radio station in St. Catharines, Ontario, Canada.
CHUM-FM is a Canadian radio station, broadcasting at 104.5 MHz in Toronto, Ontario.
CIAO is a Canadian radio station, broadcasting at 530 AM in Brampton, Ontario.
CIII-DT, virtual and UHF digital channel 41, is the flagship station of the Global Television Network located in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
CILQ-FM is a Canadian radio station, broadcasting at 107.1 FM in Toronto, Ontario.
CILV-FM is a Canadian radio station which broadcasts at 88.5 FM in Ottawa, Ontario.
CIND-FM, branded as Indie88, is an FM radio station in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, broadcasting at 88.1 MHz.
In American, Canadian and Philippine broadcasting, a city of license or community of license is the community that a radio station or television station is officially licensed to serve by that country's broadcast regulator.
CJCL (590 AM, Sportsnet 590 The Fan) is a Canadian sports radio station in Toronto, Ontario.
CJDV-FM is a Canadian radio station broadcasting at 107.5 FM in Kitchener, Ontario owned by Corus Entertainment.
CJXY-FM is a Canadian radio station, broadcasting at 107.9 FM and serving the Hamilton, Ontario market, but licensed to the nearby city of Burlington.
CKBT-FM is a Canadian radio station broadcasting at 91.5 FM in Kitchener, Ontario.
CKST is a radio station located in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
The CN Tower (Tour CN) is a concrete communications and observation tower located in the downtown core of the city of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Coldplay are a British rock band formed in 1996 by lead singer and pianist Chris Martin and lead guitarist Jonny Buckland at University College London (UCL).
Corus Entertainment is a Canadian media and broadcasting company.
Corus Quay, originally named First Waterfront Place, is an eight-storey commercial office tower located on a waterfront site in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
The Daily Bread Food Bank (DBFB) is a non-denominational Canadian charity organisation that strives to end hunger in urban communities.
David Marsden is a Canadian radio broadcaster.
Dean Blundell is a Canadian radio personality.
Digital cable is any type of cable television distribution using digital video compression for distribution.
Paul Dominik Diamond, known as Dominik Diamond (born 31 December 1969) is a Scottish television and radio presenter and newspaper columnist.
Downsview Park (Parc Downsview) is a large urban park located in the Downsview area of North York, Toronto.
Downtown Toronto is the city centre and main central business district of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Edge TV was a Canadian category 2 digital cable specialty channel dedicated to rock and alternative music owned by Corus Entertainment.
Edmonton (Cree: Amiskwaciy Waskahikan; Blackfoot: Omahkoyis) is the capital city of the Canadian province of Alberta.
Entertainment Tonight Canada (branded as ET Canada) is a Canadian entertainment news television series, using the same format as the American entertainment newsmagazine Entertainment Tonight.
Erie is a city in and the county seat of Erie County, Pennsylvania, United States.
Eye Weekly was a free weekly newspaper published in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
FM broadcasting is a method of radio broadcasting using frequency modulation (FM) technology.
Foo Fighters is an American rock band, formed in Seattle, Washington in 1994.
Fred Richard Patterson, Toronto, Ontario, commonly known as Freddie P, is a Canadian radio personality, best known as co-host with Howard Glassman of the Humble & Fred morning show, which had been heard on Edge 102, Mojo 640 and Mix 99.9 in Toronto.
A gay bathhouse, also known as a gay sauna or a gay steambath, is a commercial space for men to have a sexual activity with men.
George Mark Paul Stroumboulopoulos (Greek: Γεώργιος Μάρκος Παύλος Στρουμπουλόπουλος; born August 16, 1972) is a Canadian television and radio personality.
Hamilton is a port city in the Canadian province of Ontario.
Harbourfront is a neighbourhood on the northern shore of Lake Ontario within the downtown core of the city of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
The hertz (symbol: Hz) is the derived unit of frequency in the International System of Units (SI) and is defined as one cycle per second.
Homophobia encompasses a range of negative attitudes and feelings toward homosexuality or people who are identified or perceived as being lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT).
Howard Allen Glassman (born 1960 in Moose Jaw, Saskatchewan), commonly known as Humble Howard, is a Canadian radio personality, best known as co-host with Fred Patterson of the Humble & Fred morning show, which had been heard on Edge 102, Mojo 640 and Mix 99.9 in Toronto.
The Humber Institute of Technology and Advanced Learning, commonly known as Humber College, was founded in 1967.
Humble & Fred is a Toronto-based Canadian radio show, featuring co-hosts "Humble" Howard Glassman and Fred Patterson, which has aired on a variety of Greater Toronto Area radio stations since 1989.
Jane Siberry (born Jane Stewart, October 12, 1955, Toronto) is a Canadian singer-songwriter, known for such hits as "Mimi on the Beach", "I Muse Aloud", "One More Colour" and "Calling All Angels".
John Winston Ono Lennon (9 October 19408 December 1980) was an English singer, songwriter, and peace activist who co-founded the Beatles, the most commercially successful band in the history of popular music.
Joscelyne "Josie" Dye (born April 5, 1978) is a Canadian radio and television personality, currently the host of The Josie Dye Show on Indie88 in Toronto, Ontario.
The Juno Awards are presented annually to Canadian musical artists and bands to acknowledge their artistic and technical achievements in all aspects of music.
Kevin Jeffery Brauch (born January 18, 1968 in Toronto, Ontario) is a Canadian television presenter.
KITS ("Alt 105.3") is a San Francisco, California, United States-based radio station broadcasting at 105.3 MHz.
The following is a list of radio stations in the Canadian province of Ontario,.
Maclean-Hunter (M-H) was a Canadian communications company, which had diversified holdings in radio, television, magazines, newspapers and cable television distribution.
Martha and the Muffins are a Canadian rock band, active from 1977 to the present.
Martin Streek (June 16, 1964 – July 6, 2009) was a Canadian radio DJ known for his work on CFNY-FM (102.1 the Edge) in Toronto, Ontario.
Modern rock is an umbrella term describing rock music made between the late 1970s to present day.
Mornings, titled Weekend Mornings on Saturday and Sunday, is the morning program on the CBC Music radio network in Canada.
Much (formerly and commonly known as MuchMusic) is a Canadian English language Category A specialty channel currently owned by Bell Media.
New wave is a genre of rock music popular in the late 1970s and the 1980s with ties to mid-1970s punk rock.
New York is a state in the northeastern United States.
Niagara Falls is a city in Niagara County, New York, United States.
Nielsen Audio (formerly Arbitron) is a consumer research company in the United States that collects listener data on radio broadcasting audiences.
Ontario is one of the 13 provinces and territories of Canada and is located in east-central Canada.
Ontario Place is a park and former theme park in Toronto, Ontario.
Parallel 54°40′ north is a line of latitude between the 54th and 55th parallels north that forms the southernmost boundary between the U.S. State of Alaska and the Canadian Province of British Columbia.
Park Place (formerly Molson Park) is a shopping centre located in the south end of Barrie, Ontario, Canada.
Permanent Waves is the seventh studio album by the Canadian rock band Rush, released in January 1980 on Anthem Records.
Pilot One is a Canadian television variety series, which aired in 1989 on CBC Television.
Polson Pier, previously known as The Docks Waterfront Entertainment Complex (or simply The Docks), is a multi-purpose entertainment complex in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Postmedia News is a national news agency with correspondents in Canada, Europe, and the United States and is part of the Canadian newspaper chain owned by Postmedia Network Inc.
Punk rock (or "punk") is a rock music genre that developed in the mid-1970s in the United States, United Kingdom, and Australia.
A radio station is a set of equipment necessary to carry on communication via radio waves.
Raina Douris (born 1986) is a Canadian broadcaster, currently the host of CBC Music's Mornings and CBC Television's CBC Music Backstage Pass.
In economics, a recession is a business cycle contraction which results in a general slowdown in economic activity.
Red Hot Chili Peppers are an American funk rock band formed in Los Angeles in 1983.
"Remember" is a 1970 song appearing on John Lennon's first official solo album release, John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band.
Rheostatics are a Genie Award-winning Canadian indie rock band.
Rick Campanelli (born January 5, 1970) is a Canadian television and radio personality.
Rogers Communications Inc. is a Canadian communications and media company.
Rough Trade was a Canadian new wave rock band in the 1970s and 1980s, centered on singer Carole Pope and multi-instrumentalist Kevan Staples.
Rush was a Canadian rock band comprising Geddy Lee (bass, vocals, keyboards), Alex Lifeson (guitars) and Neil Peart (drums, percussion, lyrics).
Selkirk Communications was a Canadian radio and television broadcasting company, which operated from 1959 to 1989.
Sexual assault is an act in which a person coerces or physically forces a person to engage in a sexual act against their will.
Shaw Communications Inc. is a Canadian telecommunications company which provides telephone, Internet, television, and mobile services all backed by a fibre optic network.
Shaw Direct is a direct broadcast satellite television distributor in Canada.
Skinny Puppy is a Canadian industrial music group formed in Vancouver, British Columbia in 1982.
Sloan is a Toronto-based rock/power pop quartet from Halifax, Nova Scotia.
A specialty channel can be a commercial broadcasting or non-commercial television channel which consists of television programming focused on a single genre, subject or targeted television market at a specific demographic.
Spencer "Spence" Wood Caldwell (1909 – December 10, 1983) was a Canadian broadcasting pioneer.
Spoons is a Canadian new wave band, formed in 1979 in Burlington, Ontario, Canada.
Steve Anthony (born Stephen Anthony Gomes on 2 April 1959 in Montreal, Quebec) is a Canadian broadcaster.
Streaming media is multimedia that is constantly received by and presented to an end-user while being delivered by a provider.
Sugar Beach is an urban beach park in Toronto, Ontario, Canada, that opened in 2010.
Sydney is the state capital of New South Wales and the most populous city in Australia and Oceania.
Ted Woloshyn (born December 1953) is a Toronto broadcaster.
The Globe and Mail is a Canadian newspaper printed in five cities in western and central Canada.
The Guvernment, formerly known as RPM, was a nightclub complex in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
The Lowest of the Low is a Canadian alternative rock group formed in 1991 from Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
The Offspring is an American rock band from Garden Grove, California, formed in 1984.
The Ongoing History of New Music is a radio program produced in Canada by Corus Entertainment and hosted by Alan Cross.
"The Spirit of Radio" is a song released in 1980 by the Canadian rock band Rush from their album Permanent Waves.
The Strombo Show is a Canadian radio show hosted by George Stroumboulopoulos, which has aired since 2005.
The Tragically Hip, often referred to simply as The Hip, are a Canadian rock band from Kingston, Ontario, currently consisting of guitarist Paul Langlois, guitarist Rob Baker (known as Bobby Baker until 1994), bassist Gord Sinclair, and drummer Johnny Fay.
Todd Michael Shapiro (born June 20, 1973) is a Canadian broadcaster, radio host, and media personality who currently hosts The Todd Shapiro Show on SiriusXM Canada's Canada Laughs Channel.
In the music industry, the top 40 is the current, 40 most-popular songs in a particular genre.
The Toronto Star is a Canadian broadsheet daily newspaper.
The Toronto Sun is an English-language daily newspaper published in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
In law, a trial is a coming together of parties to a dispute, to present information (in the form of evidence) in a tribunal, a formal setting with the authority to adjudicate claims or disputes.
Vicki Gabereau (born May 31, 1946) is a Canadian radio and television personality.
Wade MacNeil (born May 5, 1984 in Hamilton, Ontario) is a Canadian musician currently active as the vocalist of the hardcore punk band Gallows, and the vocalist/guitarist/founder of the punk band Black Lungs.
The watt (symbol: W) is a unit of power.
WQHZ is classic rock formatted broadcast radio station in Erie, Pennsylvania.
The year 1960 in radio involved some significant events.