Dan Aykroyd

Latest articles

6m
BBC News
Canadians mourn singer Gord Downiemusic." Canadian Hollywood stars Seth Rogen and Ryan Reynolds also tweeted the
BBC News / Posted 6 minutes ago
music." Canadian Hollywood stars Seth Rogen and Ryan Reynolds also tweeted their sorrow at the singer's passing. Comedian Dan Aykroyd, who helped book the Tragically Hip on Saturday Night Live in SNL, said it was the "end of an era". "Gord's... Read more
207 related articles
4h
Cold Lake Sun
Gord Downie dies at 53Attraction tour, a sort of traveling festival organized and headlined by the Hi
Cold Lake Sun / Posted 4 hours ago
Attraction tour, a sort of traveling festival organized and headlined by the Hip, was enormously popular, and thanks to Dan Aykroyd, a fellow Kingstonian, they performed “Nautical Disaster” and “Grace, Too” on Saturday Night Live. They really... Read more
207 related articles
5h
Royal Oak Daily Tribune
Gord Downie, poet laureate of Canadian rock music, dies at 53Hip never managed to break through in the United States. The closest they came
Royal Oak Daily Tribune / Posted 5 hours ago
Hip never managed to break through in the United States. The closest they came was in 1995, when the Ontario-born comedian Dan Aykroyd brought them on �Saturday Night Live� to perform songs from their fourth album, the somber �Day for Night.� (The... Read more
207 related articles
7h
Northumberland Today
Gord Downie dead at age 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
Northumberland Today / Posted 7 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
8h
Belleville Intelligencer
Gord Downie dead at age 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 8 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
8h
Orillia Packet & Times
Gord Downie dead at age 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
Orillia Packet & Times / Posted 8 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
8h
Owen Sound Sun Times
Gord Downie dead at age 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
Owen Sound Sun Times / Posted 8 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
8h
Fort McMurray Today
Gord Downie dead at age 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
Fort McMurray Today / Posted 8 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
8h
Simcoe Reformer
Gord Downie dead at age 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 8 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
8h
Brainerd Dispatch
Gord Downie, poet laureate of Canadian rock music, dies at 5...Hip never managed to break through in the United States. The closest they came
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 8 hours ago
Hip never managed to break through in the United States. The closest they came was in 1995, when the Ontario-born comedian Dan Aykroyd brought them on "Saturday Night Live" to perform songs from their fourth album, the somber "Day for Night." (The... Read more
207 related articles
8h
Barrie Examiner
Gord Downie dead at age 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
Barrie Examiner / Posted 8 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
8h
Sarnia Observer
Gord Downie dead at age 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
Sarnia Observer / Posted 8 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
8h
Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Gord Downie dead at age 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 8 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
8h
St. Catharines Standard
Gord Downie dead at age 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
St. Catharines Standard / Posted 8 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
8h
Chatham Daily News
Gord Downie dead at age 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
Chatham Daily News / Posted 8 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
8h
Niagara Falls Review
Gord Downie dead at age 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
Niagara Falls Review / Posted 8 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
8h
Welland Tribune
Gord Downie dead at age 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
Welland Tribune / Posted 8 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
8h
The Brantford Expositor
Gord Downie dead at age 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
The Brantford Expositor / Posted 8 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
8h
Pembroke Daily Observer
Gord Downie dead at age 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
Pembroke Daily Observer / Posted 8 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
8h
The Sudbury Star
Gord Downie dead at age 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
The Sudbury Star / Posted 8 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
8h
The Sault Star
Gord Downie dead at age 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
The Sault Star / Posted 8 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
9h
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune
Gord Downie dead at age 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
Grande Prairie Daily Herald-Tribune / Posted 9 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
9h
TSN
Tragically Hip's Gord Downie dead at age 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
TSN / Posted 9 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
9h
Calgary Sun
Tragically Hip frontman Gord Downie dead at age 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
Calgary Sun / Posted 9 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
9h
Aldergrove Star
Tragically Hip singer-songwriter Gord Downie dies at 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
Aldergrove Star / Posted 9 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
9h
Salmon Arm Observer
Tragically Hip singer-songwriter Gord Downie dies at 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
Salmon Arm Observer / Posted 9 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
9h
Caledonia Courier
Tragically Hip singer-songwriter Gord Downie dies at 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
Caledonia Courier / Posted 9 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
9h
Mission City Record
Tragically Hip singer-songwriter Gord Downie dies at 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
Mission City Record / Posted 9 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
9h
Clearwater Times
Tragically Hip singer-songwriter Gord Downie dies at 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
Clearwater Times / Posted 9 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
9h
Nanaimo News Bulletin
Tragically Hip singer-songwriter Gord Downie dies at 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
Nanaimo News Bulletin / Posted 9 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
9h
Lake Cowichan Gazette
Tragically Hip singer-songwriter Gord Downie dies at 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
Lake Cowichan Gazette / Posted 9 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
9h
Sooke News Mirror
Tragically Hip singer-songwriter Gord Downie dies at 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
Sooke News Mirror / Posted 9 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
9h
Summerland Review
Tragically Hip singer-songwriter Gord Downie dies at 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
Summerland Review / Posted 9 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
9h
Hope Standard
Tragically Hip singer-songwriter Gord Downie dies at 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
Hope Standard / Posted 9 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
9h
Terrace Standard
Tragically Hip singer-songwriter Gord Downie dies at 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
Terrace Standard / Posted 9 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
9h
Quesnel Cariboo Observer
Tragically Hip singer-songwriter Gord Downie dies at 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
Quesnel Cariboo Observer / Posted 9 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
9h
The Northern View
Tragically Hip singer-songwriter Gord Downie dies at 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
The Northern View / Posted 9 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
9h
Grand Forks Gazette
Tragically Hip singer-songwriter Gord Downie dies at 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
Grand Forks Gazette / Posted 9 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
9h
Golden Star
Tragically Hip singer-songwriter Gord Downie dies at 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
Golden Star / Posted 9 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
9h
Fernie Free Press
Tragically Hip singer-songwriter Gord Downie dies at 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
Fernie Free Press / Posted 9 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
9h
Nelson Star
Tragically Hip singer-songwriter Gord Downie dies at 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
Nelson Star / Posted 9 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
9h
Creston Valley Advance
Tragically Hip singer-songwriter Gord Downie dies at 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
Creston Valley Advance / Posted 9 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
9h
The Sudbury Star
Gord Downie dies at 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
The Sudbury Star / Posted 9 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
9h
Lake Country Calendar
Tragically Hip singer-songwriter Gord Downie dies at 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
Lake Country Calendar / Posted 9 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
9h
The Ladysmith Chronicle
Tragically Hip singer-songwriter Gord Downie dies at 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
The Ladysmith Chronicle / Posted 9 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
9h
Omineca Express
Tragically Hip singer-songwriter Gord Downie dies at 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
Omineca Express / Posted 9 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
9h
Rossland News
Tragically Hip singer-songwriter Gord Downie dies at 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
Rossland News / Posted 9 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
9h
Maple Ridge News
Tragically Hip singer-songwriter Gord Downie dies at 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
Maple Ridge News / Posted 9 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
9h
Revelstoke Review
Tragically Hip singer-songwriter Gord Downie dies at 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
Revelstoke Review / Posted 9 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
10h
Kelowna Capital News
Tragically Hip singer-songwriter Gord Downie dies at 53and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 19
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 10 hours ago
and the band got its biggest chance to break through in the United States in 1995, thanks to a fellow Kingston native. Dan Aykroyd introduced the Tragically Hip as musical guests on “Saturday Night Live” to play two songs off “Day for Night,”... Read more
207 related articles
More

In this news