Interview – The Darcys

Photo Credit: Maya Fuhr The Darcys are a alt-pop duo composed of Wes Markell and Jason Couse. They are part of Canada’s up coming class of alternative hitmakers. Their latest album, Centerfold is a modern re-imagining of 80’s pop. Smooth and funky guitar riffs and silky vocals carry every song as the Darcys take us […]

Interview – Jon Stancer

Photo Credit: Aron Harris – A. Richard Photo Lush. Revisionist. Buoyant, despite its layered themes.—all descriptors of Toronto artist Jon Stancer’s debut solo album, For The Birds. With its intriguing lyrical themes, myriad of complex instrumentals—rolling drums, jaunty piano, and a range of percussion—and compelling backstory, we just had to catch up with Stancer to get […]

Interview – Shawnee

Photo Credit: Jo Johnson Having shared stages with names like Lady Gaga and Tegan & Sara, Canadian powerhouse Shawnee is turning her talent to her newest single, “Warrior Heart”. With all proceeds going to combating indigenous youth suicide—combined with her flying to Toronto to perform at Pride, Wild Women, and the Indigenous Arts Festival—the track promises […]

Five Questions With Little Coyote

I had the chance to chat with Teagan Johnston from Toronto three-piece band, Little Coyote for this segment of Five Questions With! Now’s your chance to find out more about the band, and if you’re able to catch them on July 1, 2017 at the Horseshoe Tavern in Toronto, you definitely should. Care to introduce […]

Inside The Music with Lindsay Hyslop & Amber Bell from RGK Entertainment

As part of our feature Inside The Music, we sat down with two members of the RGK Entertainment team, Lindsay Hyslop – Manager Digital Marketing & Brand Partnerships and Amber Bell – Manager National Promotions. These two ladies gave us an insightful look into how the music gets out to radio and digital outlets and other […]

Video Interview with Shawn Hook

With the iHeartRadio MMVA’s only a few days away in Toronto, the city has been a buzz with phenomenal talent from coast to coast and beyond. We, at Canadian Beats, were very excited for the opportunity to interview pop sensation Shawn Hook for a few moments, in what was a very hectic media day for him. Here, […]

Video Interview with Jason Blaine

Over the past decade, Jason Blaine has made quite a name for himself, becoming one of Canadian Country Music’s recognizable artists. With six (6) albums under his belt and a new one to be released around the corner, he continues to do what he loves with the support and love of his family. During the […]