Photo Review – Wayhome Music & Arts Festival

Wayhome Music & Arts festival brought a ton of talent to Oro-Medonte this year. Canadian Beats presented you with some highlights of each day previously, but now Cassandra Popescu is happy to share her photo review of the full festival in which she covered. Coming in the next few days, we will also have B […]


Audio interview – Lindsay Ell

Lindsay Ell, country music artist from Calgary, is having an incredible 2016!  After recently finishing up CMT’s Next Women of Country Tour with Jennifer Nettles and Brandy Clark, she received a 2016 Canadian Country Music Association Female Artist of the Year nomination.  Just next week she will be performing on the main stage of the final day […]


Video & tour dates released by Digging Roots

In late June of this year, post-psychedelic blues duo Digging Roots released their video for their song “AK-47.” The video is their stance on the seemingly ever increasing gun violence across the world. It takes aim at oppression, hate and violence to show that love is indeed stronger. The two are also in the midst […]


Show Review – Matt Mays & David in the Dark

When: July 21st, 2016 Where: Boyce Farmer’s Market, Fredericton, NB Who: David in the Dark & Matt Mays When you think of a farmer’s market, usually you would picture a quaint set up with local produce, meat and various other products. Normally, that is what the Boyce Farmer’s Market in the heart of downtown Fredericton […]


Interview – Limestone Chorus

Limestone Chorus is one of Ontario’s newest Indie bands. They will be celebrating the release of Deer Friends, their first album since their debut EP (2014), with a show on August 6th at Burdock in Toronto. Want to find out more about Limestone Chorus? This interview will have all the answers. What is it like […]

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New single released by Was It The Walrus

Indie rockers, Was It The Walrus, from Burlington, ON are releasing “Rebellion”, the first single from their debut album, Aboulomania, today.  This song has instant appeal with its slick guitar licks and lyrics you can totally sing along with.  “Rebellion” was recorded by Jon Drew (Tokyo Police Club, The Arkells) at Taurus Studios and is a follow-up […]


Wayhome Music & Arts Festival: Highlights Day 3

Photo Credit: Cassandra Popescu & B Hartling It’s time to share the highlights of day 3 at Wayhome Music & Arts Festival in Oro-Medonte, captured by Canadian Beats photographers,  B Hartling and Cassandra Popescu! Dilly Dally Allie X The Paper Kites Coleman Hell Stars Lucius Beirut The Arcs Mø Ray Lamontagne To see more photos from Day 3, […]


Camp Wavelength launches election sign promotional campaign as a way to purchase discounted tickets

Camp Wavelength is certainly winning bonus points for originality for their innovative promotional campaign.  Festival-goers will receive a 15% off discount on the purchase of their tickets if they display a Camp Wavelength “election campaign” sign on their lawns and promote them through social media!  Being conveniently located on Toronto Island, they tout themselves as being […]


New single released by Elephant Stone

Indie psych rockers from Montreal, Elephant Stone have released “Manipulator”, a single from their upcoming fourth album, Ship of Fools.   The album will be released on September 16th (digitally) and November 25th (physically through Burger Records).   To coincide with the release of “Manipulator”, the band has created a Pokemon GO inspired lyric video, which you can view […]


Review – Ominar

Album:  Leaving Release Date: June 15, 2016 Download Genre: indie pop/ electronic East coast artist Tawny Lucas is better known by her indie pop name Ominar.  Ominar was in several Halifax, NS based bands before going solo and now in Toronto, ON. Leaving is her third self-produced album in three years. Her first album had […]