Interview – The PepTides

Photo Credit: Andre Gagne Ottawa is home to the country’s most colourful band, both musically and visually, The PepTides. The band’s theatrical live shows and unique tracks like “Attack of the Treadmill” and “202 Washington DC” have thrown them into the spotlight in recent years. You can’t deny the incredible talent and complete creativity, pulling you in and captivating audiences all over the […]

Photo Review – Daniel Wesley

Daniel Wesley came through Calgary on Friday night to rock the Gateway Bar on the Sait campus. Daniel`s westcoast vibe was the perfect start to the May long weekend. Playing everything from his career start in 2006 with Outlaw, to his last full length release in 2015 with I am Your Man, no fan was left unsatisfied. In a way that only […]

Centerfield Music Festival announce lineup

St.Paul, Alberta wants to start your summer off right with the Centerfield Music Festival. The party will take place at the historic Jaycee Ballpark on June 16th/17th. St.Paul is only 20 minutes outside country sensation Brett Kissel‘s hometown of Flat Lake, so it only makes sense that he would be one of the headliners of […]

Headstones announce new album, Little Army

Canadian legends Headstones are back. The rockers are set to release a new studio album on June 2nd. The album entitled Little Army has been highly anticipated from their mega fan base, who have been keeping up with the progress of the album on all the bands social media channels since February. Formed in 1987, Headstones have […]

iHeartRadio announces first ever Westfest Calgary

iHeartRadio has just announced the first ever Westfest Calgary. The star studded festival will take place in Calgary, Alberta on July 8th 2017 at Shaw Millennium Park. The incredible lineup includes Hedley, Iggy Azalea, Fifth Harmony, Massari, Midland, Noah Cyrus, Ruth B, Scott Helman and Virginia to Vegas. Tickets went on sale this morning (May […]

Interview – Dave Hartney

Vancouver’s own Dave Hartney will be releasing his debut single “Party Lights” on May 5th. The country music singer/song writer has already captured the hearts of many while sharing the stage with some of Canada’s greats like Dallas Smith, High Valley and many more. Canadian Beats had the chance to catch up to Hartney to discuss […]

Breakout West announce nominees for 2017 Western Canadian Music Awards

Edmonton, AB, Breakout West is celebrating 15 years this year, and has just released the list of 2017  Western Canadian Music Award nominees. The star studded list is full of reasons why the Canadian music scene is dominating the charts. The awards are taking place in Edmonton on Sept. 13th-17th. Leading the charge is British Columbia […]