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Table of Contents: Fall 2006

The final print edition of Popjournalism, featuring interviews with Mike Holmes, George Stroumboulopoulos, Johnny Depp, Perez Hilton, Jully Black and more

Gill Deacon to host CBC talk show

The show will be produced in-house and is expected to launch in November and will air at 11 a.m. (repeating at 2 p.m.).

CBC TV goes reality-crazy

The CBC picked a good time to preview their upcoming TV season last Thursday. For the first time in years, the public broadcaster had Canada’s most-watched program of the week with the Stanley Cup Finals — which drew an average of over 2.5 million viewers across three nights. Unfortunately, it’s been rare for CBC programming […]
Supplied publicity photo, 2005

Jordan Knight returns

The former New Kids on the Block member talks about his solo career, strange merchandising and The Surreal Life

Will Canada adopt à la carte cable?

For years Canadians have been paying cable and satellite providers for channels that we don’t watch. Worse yet, most probably don’t know that when we pay our bills, our cash is put towards the programming of those same channels that we already live without. Yes, we non-golfers contribute directly to the fortunes of The Golf […]

Lawsuit to prevent Canadian release of Potter film dismissed

A lawsuit from an obscure Winnipeg folk group, which attempted to prevent the Canadian release of the latest Harry Potter movie, was thrown out of Ontario court on Friday. The Wyrd Sisters claimed that the film would create confusion between their group and the fictional band in Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire, and […]

The Raheem Experience

Raheem DeVaughn could be the next big thing in R&B. With his major label debut, The Love Experience, finally being released by Jive Records – the record was ready to be released over a year ago – listeners around the world can finally discover DeVaughn for themselves. The Washington D.C.-based singer-songwriter’s smooth falsetto vocals, down-to-earth […]

Summer 2005

The second issue of Popjournalism, featuring a report from the set of CBC's 'This is Wonderland' and interviews with Ben Mulroney, Barenaked Ladies' Steven Page, Wild Strawberries, Lisa Loeb and more