Canadian Beats Passport – Show Review – Kip Moore and River Town Saints

Who: Kip Moore and River Town Saints When: April 17, 2017 Venue: Burton Cummings Theatre Where: Winnipeg, Manitoba Genre: Country When River Town Saints hit the stage at Winnipeg’s historic Burton Cummings Theatre, they hit it hard! These guys were the opening act for Kip Moore and what a way to get the house ramped up […]

Petric releases their newest single “Play it Safe”

This Winnipeg-based country music duo that garnered three Manitoba Country Music Association (MCMA) awards in late 2016 (Video and Single of the Year for “All She Wrote” and Album of the Year for It Girl) releases a great new single “Play it Safe” to iTunes on April 14 and to country music radio on April […]

Review – Chris Henderson

Album: The Charm Release Date: March 6, 2017 Download Genre: Country Chris Henderson is an award-winning country music artist from Saskatchewan who recently released his third full-length album The Charm. It has nine solid tracks on it with Henderson teaming up with Brad Prosko to produce it in his home province. Some of the songwriters […]

Dauphin’s Countryfest announces the next round of artists for the 2017 festival and what a great way to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday

The 28th annual Dauphin’s Countryfest takes place June 29 to July 2 this year. It’s Canada’s longest running country music festival and this four-day festival has been attracting the biggest names in country music since it began in 1990. There are three stages for artists to perform, with the Club Regent Casino & Event Centre […]

Show Review – Doc Walker CD Release Party

Who: Doc Walker When: March 31, 2017 Venue: The Kings Head Pub Where: Winnipeg, Manitoba Genre: Country Manitoba’s own Doc Walker was front and centre at this exclusive VIP CD Release Party hosted by Winnipeg radio station QX 104. What an extraordinary way to celebrate the release on their tenth album Weathervane. The crowd was […]

Interview – Chris Henderson

Canadian Beats recently had the chance to catch up with Chris Henderson and chat about his career and recently released album The Charm that includes his latest single “My Regret.” Henderson recently hosted Saskatchewan’s Telemiracle 4, along with Jeffrey Straker, as national hosts. Chris Henderson originates from Estevan, Saskatchewan and now calls Regina home. He […]

Review – Doc Walker

Album: Weathervane Release Date: March 31, 2017 Download Genre: Country With over 20 years in the business, garnering numerous JUNO, CCMA and MCMA awards and having nine albums to their name, country music legends from Manitoba, Chris Thorsteinson and Dave Wasyliw released their tenth album Weathervane today. This album was in the hands of many […]