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24 Minutes with Jonathan Roy

Despite the lineage of being the son of legendary NHL goaltender Patrick Roy, 27-year-old Jonathan has established himself as a recording artist of note; riding the crest of a wave with a breakout CD, “Mr. Optimist Blues’. He spent 24 Seconds with Joe Leary.

Pop scion Paris Jackson says she has no interest in a music career and that her music is for herself alone. GETTY

MUSIC CHEAT SHEET: We won't have Paris

No music for Paris Turns out Paris Jackson is not interested in pursuing a music career. The 18-year-old daughter of music icon Michael Jackson told Carine Roitfeld's CR Fashion Book Issue 10: "I write music for myself. I use it as a way to get stuff out. It's not something I see myself following career-wise. There are so many amazing artists in my

Craig Stickland. (Submitted Photo)

24 Minutes with Craig Stickland

A singer/songwriter originally from Richmond, Craig Stickland has developed a reputation as an edgy, engaging artist with an easy, approachable charm.

Brett Smith-Daniels, lead singer and guitarist of The Villanovas. (Jay Wallace/Island Images)

24 Minutes with The Villanovas

Earning praise as “one of the most exciting unsigned rock and roll bands in the UK”, The Villanovas are quickly becoming a serious force to be reckoned with. With a brand new single, “Bitter Seeds” and accompanying video released this week, Joe Leary spent 24 Minutes with lead vocalist and guitarist Brett Smith-Daniels.

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Our Juno nominations predictions

On Tuesday morning, Canada’s music industry will gather at Toronto’s Rebel nightclub to hear who got the nod for the 2017 Juno Awards happening April 2 in Ottawa.

24 Hours humbly offers some Super Bowl advice to Lady Gaga. Hint: skip the politics. GETTY

We give Lady Gaga some 'super' advice

Lady Gaga is on "the edge of glory" - AGAIN - with her Super Bowl halftime show coming up Sunday night at Houston's NRG Stadium. And given CNBC reports the NFL is spending a whopping $10 million, the most ever on a halftime show, like RuPaul always says on Drag Race: "Don't f---it up." Here are five pieces of advice:

Joseph Bologne, Chevalier de Saint-Georges. (Supplied)

Rarely heard voices fill this weekend

Discoveries await musically adventurous Vancouverites this Saturday evening, in two concerts that bring unusual sounds and voices. The two programs reach across time and place to offer important questions about race, culture and diversity.

Tim Hicks. (Handout)

24 Minutes with Tim Hicks

One of Canada’s hottest country music artists, Tim Hicks is riding a winning streak of hit songs after being honoured with the Canadian Country Music Association’s Rising Star Award in 2014. He spends 24 Minutes with Joe Leary to talk tunes, his musical epiphany and life in Nashville.

24 Minutes with As It Is

U.K. rockers As It Is have an ever-increasing fan base with energized pop-rock melodies and sincere and relatable lyrics. Joe Leary spent 24 minutes with vocalist Patty Walters.