It’s finally here! Amplify’s 2017 Canada Week begins today and we are honoring our neighbors to the north with insight into the country’s best markets and top-tier venues. For today’s Canada coverage, we spoke to the Air Canada Centre in Toronto about how the city’s population desires a variety of live entertainment. We also have an article about how Budweiser Gardens revitalized the music scene in London, Ontario.

Dave takes a look how The New Yorker’s profile on Coachella founder Paul Tollett turned into a strangely controversial piece about Kate Bush. In addition, Dave talks to SMG on their 40th anniversary about growing the management company and AEG launches a branded content division geared towards the music and sports industries.