Review – Sumo Cyco

Album: Opus Mar Release Date: March 31, 2017 Download Genre: Hard Rock Sumo Cyco is a four-piece female-fronted group from Hamilton, Ontario.  In 2014, they released their debut album Lost in Cyco City.  Upon the release and my 2014 CB review, the album easily became one of my favourites.  It is still a regular listen […]

Chris Gostling & The Tempo release video for “A Little More”

Toronto´s Chris Gostling & The Tempo have released a video for their new single “A Little More.”  The single comes from the group’s debut album Breath, Blood & Tempo. In regards to the single, Chris Gostling stated, “The song is intended to express the fleeting passage of time. It’s about that feeling of never having enough […]

Bordeen releases new single & lyric video entitled “Trouble Making”

Newmarket, ON´s Bordeen has released their second single “Trouble Making” in the form of a lyric video. In regards to the release, the band stated, “Trouble Making talks about someone who is always creating problems in every situation they enter, leaving a trail of chaos all around them. “  I highly enjoyed the single and hope […]

Double Experience announce tour dates

Ottawa’s Double Experience has announced several Canadian tour dates! The group released their last album Unsaved Progress in 2017 via Colfax Music.  Be sure to check out the album link and tour dates below. Show Dates: 4/07 – Fredericton, NB @ Capital Complex w/ Like a Motorcycle 4/08 – Halifax, NS @ The Pavilion – info […]

One Bad Son announce Ontario tour in support of “Raging Bull”

Can´t get enough of the releases from One Bad Son?  Following the release of the group´s new single “Raging Bull,” One Bad Son has announced several tour dates spanning across Ontario.  Check out the tour dates below and be sure to catch contributor Nicole Wolfe´s phone interview with the group here. One Bad Son Ontario […]

Interview – Honey Beard

I had the opportunity to ask Honey Beard questions regarding their new album Dreamless Sleep. The album will be released on March 17, 2017.  Be sure to read below to find out more about the release! First off, can you introduce yourself to Canadian Beats´ readers? Gary: Hi! Honey Beard is a Dark Synth-Pop duo band […]

Review – Island in the Sky

EP: Island EP Release Date: February 25, 2017 Download Genre: Alternative Rock Island in the Sky released their new EP, Island EP on February 25, 2017.  The album features five new tracks, including the single “Phat.” When listening to the album initially, I was trying to pinpoint the similarities between other artists. The sound orchestrated a […]