Interview – The New Groovement

Victoria based R&B/Soul group The New Groovement are still making waves since the release of their album The Orange Album in 2015. Having been nominated for the Urban Artist of the Year award at the Western Canadian Music Awards, winning of Album of the Year at the Vancouver Island Music Awards, and being awarded the […]

Interview – Chase Your Words

Hailing from the west coast of British Columbia, Chase Your Words are a young pop punk band starting to get noticed in the mainstream. They’re brand new EP Here to Stay was released on February 24th. Check out what the guys had to say in our recent interview. So, how did the name Chase your […]

Interview – Five Alarm Funk

Photo Credit: Maggie MacPherson One of the most eclectic live bands in Canada has returned to wow us once again with their high energy and contagious rhythms with their sixth studio album Sweat. Five Alarm Funk, an eight member strong gang of musical deviants based out of Vancouver, is about to embark on their seventh […]

Review – The Villianovas

EP: Bitter Seeds Release date: February 20, 2017 Download Genre: Blues/Rock The Villanovas are kicking off the new year with Bitter Seeds, a five-track romp of an EP that retains all the punch of their previous two. With Victoria born-and-raised Brett Smith-Daniels as the lead guitarist and vocalist, the four-piece band offers an eclectic whirlwind […]

Review – Natasha Zimbaro

Album: Natasha Zimbaro Release Date: March 10, 2017 Download Genre: Country Label: HOME Music Co Maple Ridge, BC country singer Natasha Zimbaro has released her self-titled EP via HOME Music Co. The EP includes previously released single “Rebound” and newly released single “Cardboard Box”. If you think you’ve heard Zimbaro’s name before, you may be […]

Review – Desirée Dawson

Album: Wild Heart Release Date: February 24, 2017 Download Genre: Indie/Soul Vancouver, BC-based Indie/Soul singer and songwriter Desirée Dawson, released her newest album entitled Wild Heart on February 24. Desirée Dawson is a 26 years old talented young lady that grabbed the attention of the nation when she won the CBC Music’s Searchlight Competition last […]

PREMIERE: Video for “Rest of my Days” released by Jesse Waldman

Photo Credit: Jodie Ponto Vancouver, BC based folk/ blues artist, Jesse Waldman is set to release his debut album, Mansion Full of Ghosts on March 24, 2017. In advance, he has released the single, “Rest of my Days”, and here at Canadian Beats we are happy to be premiering the video for this track. It’s a […]