Review – Trigon

Album: Fed Up Release Date: March 24, 2017 Download Genre: Rock/Metal Trigon are new comers to the Ottawa scene and today they are releasing their debut album entitled Fed Up, a vaguely punk rock, slightly angsty and at times beautifully chaotic rock album that will fit into virtually any collection. The album starts of with […]

Interview with Jim Dan Dee

Jim Dan Dee, a self-described ‘bourbon fuelled funkabilly grunge blues’ band from Toronto, have been making some substantial waves in the Toronto music scene lately.  They have performed several shows locally, including two at the famous Cherry Cola’s and have an upcoming Eastern Canadian tour planned in co-operation with Jim Beam bourbon.  The band is […]

Taiwan’s music scene to be represented at Canadian Music Week

The Rivoli will play host to Taiwan Beats, a showcase featuring three bands from Taiwan; including bluesy garage band, 88 Balaz, Indigenous group, Outlet Drift, and electro-indie band, P. C. B.  The show is in partnership with The Wall, one of Taiwan’s premiere event hubs.  It will take place on Thursday April 20th with doors and cocktail reception at 6:00 pm […]

Friday Playlist – Love at first listen

Have you ever had that song where you fell in love right away? Maybe that first few lines or at the end, there’s something about it that makes you say “yes, this is my new favourite song.” These songs  brought that reaction to our writers and we want to share them with you. Enjoy!   […]

Countdown to Canadian Beats 4th Anniversary – Part 2

We are only one day away from celebrating Canadian Beats 4th Anniversary. Here is Part 2 of our 3 part feature, introducing you to many of our contributors and talking about some of our favourite moments. If you missed Part 1, you can read it here. Name: The Riz When You Joined CB: April 16, […]

The Franklin Electric debut “Someone Just Like You” music video

Montreal’s own The Franklin Electric have debuted their brand new music video for “Someone Just Like You” via Exclaim! yesterday. The latest single comes off the bands sophomore album Blue Ceilings, released last month via Indica Records, that has seen them making appearances on The Strombo Show (CBC Radio 2) and at the National Post […]

Review – Beautiful Nothing

Album: Sleep Walk Release Date: March. 24, 2017 Download Genre: Alternative Burlington, Ontario’s own Beautiful Nothing have just released their sophomore album entitled Sleep Walk. Beautiful Nothing are currently on their first tour of 2017 and have an album release show in Toronto on March 30th at the Horseshoe Tavern. The band is no stranger to success, […]