Nominees announced for the 2017 iHeartRadio MMVAs

The list of nominees for the 2017 edition of the iHeartRadio MMVA’s has been announced and it looks like Shawn Mendes, Grimes and A Tribe Called Red are leading the pack! The Canadian artists have an impressive four nominations each and they’ll be seeing their directors face off against each other in the category of […]

Interview – The Franklin Electric

Following the release of their highly anticipated sophomore album Blue Ceilings (Indica Records), Montreal’s The Franklin Electric paid a special visit to the Mod Club in Toronto to play new and old tracks in front of a sold out crowd. Prior to the show I had the chance to speak with lead singer Jon Matte […]

Voting now open for Fan Fave Much Creator

The countdown is on! There’s only 44 days left until the 2017 edition of the iHeartRadio MuchMusic Awards takes over Queen St in Toronto. This year, as always, fans will get the chance to vote for their favorite artists, videos and for the first time ever – their favorite Much Creator! Through fan voting, five […]

Canadian Beats Passport – Show Review of Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness

When: April 4, 2017 Venue: The Opera House Where: Toronto, Ontario Toronto’s love affair with Andrew McMahon appears to grow stronger with each passing year. The California-based singer-songwriter returned to the Opera House last night much to the delight of the sold out crowd. McMahon is no stranger to the city, having played shows here […]

Show Review – The Franklin Electric

When: March 30, 2017 Venue: The Mod Club Where: Toronto, Ontario There are few acts I enjoy seeing live more than The Franklin Electric, so I gladly jump on any opportunity to see them whenever they come to town. The Montreal based band recently released their highly anticipated sophomore album Blue Ceilings (via Indica Records) […]

Vikings announce Canadian tour dates

It’s been a very busy month for Winnipeg’s own VIKINGS. On March 10 the band released the latest EP Animal Kingdom and followed that up with the announcement of tour dates in Ontario and Quebec. As if that wasn’t busy enough they’ve also debuted their new music video for Queen of the Night! “Queen Of […]

Fast Romantics premiere new track “Everybody’s Trying to Steal Your Heart”

Toronto indie rockers Fast Romantics are kicking off your Monday on the right foot with their brand new track “Everybody’s Trying to Steal Your Heart”, the third song off their forthcoming album American Love. The album is set for release in just over one month’s time on April 28 via Light Organ records and will […]