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12/12/2016

Watch Johnny Reid and WestJet Bring an Early Christmas to Fort McMurray in 'Christmas Miracle: Fort McMurray Strong' Video

Today, WestJet released its fifth annual Christmas video. The airline stayed close to home this year, surprising people whose homes were affected by the devastating May 2016 forest fire in Fort McMurray. Christmas Miracle: Fort McMurray Strong tells the story of how WestJet created a magical experience for those residents still dealing with the trauma of the mass evacuation and fire.
12/09/2016

MULTI-PLATINUM RECORDING ARTIST JOHNNY REID JOINS FORCES WITH CUTTING-EDGE SOFTWARE GIANTS WAVES FOR A NEW TAKE ON THE HIT SONG

Toronto, ON (December 2, 2016) – Chart-topping JUNO Award-winning artist Johnny Reid has joined forces with software giants Waves, the world’s leading developer of audio DSP solutions for the professional, broadcast and consumer electronics audio markets, for a surround 5.1 mix of the title track from his latest album, “What Love Is All About.” Using Waves’ groundbreaking Nx Virtual Mix Room over Headphones plugin, Reid has created a 5.1 surround mix of the song, giving fans and listeners the opportunity to
10/21/2016

Johnny to Headline Dauphin's Countryfest 2017

Johnny will headline Dauphin's Countryfest on Sunday, July 2nd. Tickets go on sale to the public on Monday, November 14th at 9:00am. Tickets can be purchased online at www.countryfest.ca, by calling 1-800-361-7300, or in-person at the Dauphin’s Countryfest office (28 2nd Avenue NE in Dauphin). A Tartan Army Fan Club pre-sale will open on Saturday, November 12th. Visit the fan club page to join and get access to the pre-sale. Other headliners for the festival include Keith Urban (Friday night) and Luke Brya
06/14/2016

Johnny Reid to Receive SOCAN National Achievement Award

Johnny Reid is the recipient of the 2016 SOCAN National Achievement Award. This is one of the biggest awards that SOCAN presents each year and is selected by SOCAN Board of Directors members. This honour is given to a SOCAN songwriter, lyricist or composer for outstanding success, predominantly in the Canadian music industry, over the span of their career. Past winners include The Tragically Hip and Blue Rodeo.