Photo Review – CMW 2017 – BEYRIES

Artist: BEYRIES When: April 20, 2017 Venue: Supermarket, Toronto Montreal singer-songwriter, BEYRIES kicked off the Bonsound Showcase at the Supermarket in Kensington Thursday night. BEYRIES played songs off of her debut album Landing and switched between the keys and guitar throughout the set. She was accompanied onstage by a talented multi-instrumentalist who played drums, keyboard, […]

Photo Review – CMW 2017 – Jim Beam Indies with Indie88

Last night the Jim Beam Indies with Indie88 took over the Phoenix Concert Theatre in Toronto to celebrate and showcase some of Canada’s brightest talent. Winners of the Jim Beam Make History Talent Search, The Nursery opened the show. St. John’s electro pop sensation Repartee followed and Dan Mangan serenaded the crowd with an acoustic […]

Photo Review – CMW 2017 – Auralai, Limestone Chorus, Hillsburn

Artists: Auralai, Limestone Chorus, Hillsburn When: April 19, 2017 Venue: Dakota Tavern, Toronto The second night of CMW featured a talented line-up of folk music at the Dakota Tavern. Coming all the way from Wisconsin, was the band Auralai—formed by Stephanie Tschech on cello and Nate Lehner on bass and guitar. They were followed by Limestone Chorus—an […]

Inside The Music with Kathrine Weiss

When you think of music, you often think of the artist, although there are so many great people behind that artist, so here at Canadian Beats we decided to start a new feature, “Inside The Music” where we showcase an important person in the music industry. For our first segment, we have chosen Toronto based […]

Weekly Beat Down Apr 17 – Apr 23

It’s time for a Weekly Beat Down! Every week two singles that are burning up the dial go head to head and you get to decide who comes out on top to face the next weekly challenger. Be sure to vote daily Monday to Sunday to ensure your favourite doesn’t get beat down! For the […]

Friday Playlist – Duets

It takes two to make these wonderful songs. This week’s playlist is all about duets. So grab you and a friend and sing along to these tracks this weekend! Jordyn Meade-Baxter I’m an aspiring entertainment journalist from Fredericton, New Brunswick. I have an always growing passion for music of all genres which drives my motivation […]

Interview – Prozzäk

With a new album bringing a decade long plus hiatus to an end, and a Canadian tour that sees them making stops from Ottawa to Victoria it’s been a big year for the duo of Jay Levine (Simon) and James Bryan McCollum (Milo), more commonly known as Prozzäk. Having been a fan of the Juno […]