Weekly Beat Down: May 8 – 14

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 […]

Canadian Beats Passport – Show Review – Mayday Parade

Who: Mayday Parade When: May 4, 2017 Where: Théâtre Corona, Montreal QC Ten years ago, Tallahassee band, Mayday Parade, released their first studio album, A Lesson In Romantics. In honor of the ten-year anniversary, the band has been touring North America playing the record in its entirety. I was thrilled to catch them at their stop […]

Friday Playlist- Songs with one word titles

We decided to shake it up this week with our Friday Playlist. Normally, our songs themselves have a common theme, but this time we’re going right for the titles. So here are our favourite songs with one word titles. Jordyn Meade-Baxter I’m an aspiring entertainment journalist from Fredericton, New Brunswick. I have an always growing […]

Photo Review – Gabrielle Papillon and Mary Stewart

Who: Gabrielle Papillon, Mary Stewart Venue: Burdock Where: Toronto, ON East coast singer-songwriter Gabrielle Papillon played an early show at the Burdock on May 3, 2017. Opening up for Papillon was friend and former maritimer, Mary Stewart, who played songs about her landlord stealing her boyfriend and working at a bakery. Papillon played a lot of new material from […]

Win 2 GA passes to WayHome Music & Arts Festival

After a long, cold Canadian winter hearts and minds are wandering to summer fun with each increasingly warmer day. In Canadian Beats world summer means one thing… festivals, and without question one of our favourite WayHome Music & Arts Festival. An incredible July weekend at the beautiful Burls Creek Event Grounds in Oro-Medonte filled with […]

Canadian Beats Osheaga playlist

As the sun beats down and days grow warmer the mind wanders longingly to summer and fun filled weekends with friends listening to great music. Now that the daily lineup is out the countdown is on as fans eagerly await the 2017 edition of Osheaga Music & Arts Festival. To tide you over until August […]