Hedley-Summer Stage Dives & Pushing Stateside
By Andrew King
With four hugely-successful studio albums to their name, Hedley have proven themselves as mainstream mainstays here in Canada. Consistently sharpening their craft and expanding their domestic audience, the band is now poised to start their push into the States.
Tech Tools & Tablet Talk-CM 's2012 Computer Special
By Eric Price
Our resident tech guru, Eric Price, takes a good look at this year's advancements in music creation technology and offers tips on how you can optimize your set-up, regardless of whether you're recording though your favourite DAW or using a tablet to take your live show to the next level.
Beneath An Open Sky-Tips For A Successful Festival Season
By Mark Desloges
Get out your shorts and polish up your Wayfarers; it's summer festival season! Whether your're setting up the stage or playing on it, knowing the ins-and-outs of how these events operate will ensure you're marking the most of the opportunity.
Keyboards 2012-By The Numbers
By Kevin Young
CM assembled a panel of players and asked for insight into the process of writing or recording specific songs. Their responses suggest that, while there's value in a methodical approach, to create unique sounds and expand your boundaries, being open to happy accidents when you're operating on instinct is equally important.