The Saskatoon EX announces second Grandstand performer

The Saskatoon EX – Saskatchewan’s largest summer event—takes place this year from August 8th to 13th at Prairieland Park in Saskatoon. There is a different musical act at the SaskTel Grandstand each night FREE with admission! This presents an awesome opportunity for music fans in and around Saskatoon to check out some quality live music they […]

The Saskatoon EX announces first Grandstand performer

The Saskatoon EX is Saskatchewan’s largest summer event featuring rides, food and entertainment. Taking place this year from August 8th to 13th at Prairieland Park in Saskatoon, there is a different musical act for the first 5 nights at the SaskTel Grandstand, FREE with admission! These acts generally span multiple genres—from more child/teen friendly bands […]

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, […]