Q&A with Dear Rouge – 2014 Café Performers!

While bands often spend their early days discovering their musical directions and vying for visibility, the story of Vancouver’s Dear Rouge is something unique and almost unheard of in Canada. The band is led by husband and wife duo Drew and Danielle McTaggart. Between the…

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Meet the Supes! Q&A with Janine Scalise (Black Sails, Spartacus)

Janine Scalise has taken a lifetime’s passion for music, coupled with a strong affinity for business, then applied it to creating a music department within the business and legal affairs unit of Starz Entertainment, one of the fastest growing entertainment companies. In her nearly six…

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Q&A with Saidah Baba Talibah – 2014 Café Performer!

Saidah Baba Talibah is a fierce artist that isn’t afraid to combine blue/rock/soul into her sound. In 2013, she won the emerging female artist award at Ottawa BluesFest and won Toronto’s Soundclash Music Award based on her live performance. Her scorching show has taken her…

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Meet the Supes: Q&A with Wendy Levy (90210, Melrose Place, Beauty and the Beast)

Wendy Levy is one of the top music supervisors in Los Angeles, with credits including 90210, Beauty and the Beast, The Fosters and many more. What career advice would you give your former self if you could travel ten years back in time? It’s all…

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Q&A with The Franklin Electric – 2014 Café Performers!

Montreal-based alternative folk-pop band The Franklin Electric turned heads in 2012, claiming first prize in a Nashville song writing competition with the infectious song, “Old Piano”. The group then banded together to lay down their debut album “This is How I Let You Down,” which is available in stores through…

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Meet the Supes: Q&A with Tony Scudellari (Community, Masters of Sex, Franklin & Bash, The Big C)

Tony Scudellari is the VP of TV Music Creative at Sony Pictures Entertainment, with a long career as a music supervisor. His duties include overseeing music creative for the studio’s television and new media programming, hiring of composers and music supervisors and, on certain projects,…

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