The SiriusXM Canada Soundwaves Music Store is gifting free instruments and music equipment to children, with the help of Kardinal Offishall.

Exertis | JAM, which began operating in Montreal under the trade name Erikson Music, is celebrating its 50th anniversary this year.

Bluebird Music has been appointed distributor for AVM (Audio Video Manufaktur) products in Canada and the U.S., including handcrafted audio instruments.