Canadian Beats Passport – Show Review – Good Charlotte

Who: Movements, Palaye Royale, Silverstein, Good Charlotte When: April 22, 2017 Venue: Schooner Showroom at Casino Nova Scotia Where: Halifax, Nova Scotia Photo Credit: Norma Young The Youth Authority Tour presented by Journeys hit Casino Nova Scotia in Halifax Saturday night – featuring Movements, Palaye Royale, Silverstein and headliners Good Charlotte. The large crowd was […]

Photo Review – Bill & Joel Plaskett

Who: Mayhemingways, Bill & Joel Plaskett When: April 20, 2017 Venue: Rebecca Cohn Auditorium Where: Halifax, Nova Scotia Thursday night brought a sold out crowd to the Rebecca Cohn Auditorium for the Solidarity Tour in support of Bill and Joel Plaskett’s new album.  Opening for the father-son duo was Mayhemingways – described as a “fuzz-folk” […]

Photo Review – Port Cities

Who: Port Cities When: April 13, 2017 Venue: Schooner Showroom, Casino Nova Scotia Where: Halifax, Nova Scotia Nova Scotia’s own Port Cities played for a packed Schooner Showroom at Casino Nova Scotia Thursday night. In 2015, three talents—Breagh Mackinnon, Carleton Stone and Dylan Guthro—joined forces and formed Port Cities together, and this show was for […]

Photo Review – Day Three – Groundswell Festival – Arsoniste, In-Flight Safety & Ria Mae

Who: Arsoniste, In-Flight Safety, Ria Mae When: February 23, 2017 Venue: Olympic Community Centre Where: Halifax, Nova Scotia Nova Scotia’s GroundSwell Music Festival celebrated its third and final night on Saturday with Arsoniste, In-Flight Safety and headliner Ria Mae at the Olympic Community Centre in Halifax. Arsoniste is a synth pop singer-songwriter featuring a backing […]

Show Review – Day One – Groundswell Festival – Heather Rankin & Rawlins Cross

Who: Heather Rankin & Rawlins Cross When: March 16, 2017 Venue: Spatz Theatre Where: Halifax, Nova Scotia Nova Scotian treasure Heather Rankin and Celtic band Rawlins Cross filled up The Spatz Theatre on Thursday night in Halifax to kick off GroundSwell Music Festival. GroundSwell Music Festival is a three-day event that highlights Nova Scotian talent, […]

Show Review – SonReal

Who: SonReal When: March 10, 2017 Venue: The Marquee Ballroom Where: Halifax, Nova Scotia From Vernon, BC, hip-hop artist SonReal played for a packed room at The Marquee Ballroom in Halifax on Friday night. This was his second stop in Halifax on his No Warm Up Tour, which began last fall and brought him here […]

Show Review – Measha Brueggergosman

Who: Measha Brueggergosman When: February 24, 2017 Venue: Rebecca Cohn Auditorium Where: Halifax, Nova Scotia Canadian soprano singer Measha Brueggergosman brought out a large crowd to the Rebecca Cohn Auditorium in Halifax on Friday night. Born in Fredericton, New Brunswick, Measha has performed at various events around the globe and has been critically acclaimed internationally. […]