Canadian Beats Turns 4 Today!

It was four years ago today, March 25, 2013, that Jenna Melanson started Canadian Beats and what a ride it has been since then. Building a fantastic team of dedicated writers and photographers who have a love of all genres of Canadian music. With several thousand reviews, interviews and photos covering concerts, albums, EP’s, videos, […]

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 […]

Review – Makayla Lynn

Album: On a Dare and a Prayer Release Date: March 24, 2017 Download Genre: Country Makayla Lynn has had more to her country music career before her Sweet 16th birthday party than most of us can imagine to have in a lifetime. Lynn has added songwriting credits, high profile performances, and three self-produced albums to […]

Show review – Robby Johnson

Who: Robby Johnson When: March 17, 2017 Venue: Corona Theatre Where: Montreal, QC Robby Johnson’s country music journey has taken him from his hometown of Beauce, Québec all the way to Nashville, Tennessee and back. With his debut album Don’t Look Back earning him positive reviews and major media attention, Johnson has been working hard to bring […]

Bossie releases video for new single “Shine My Light”

Toronto’s own Anne Douris, known as Bossie, has released a video for her latest track “Shine My Light.” The catchy synth pop number was featured on the soundtrack for new Teletoon kids’ show Princess Sparkly Butt & The Hot Dog Kid. Featuring the show’s co-creator and lead, Kimberly Persona, the song is a true girl […]

Photo review – Simple Plan, Set It Off & Plain White T’s

Who: Simple Plan, Set It Off & Plain White T’s When: March 14, 2017 Where: Air Canada Centre, Toronto ON When it was announced that Montreal hit-makers, Simple Plan would be touring, all of us at Canadian Beats knew we had to be at one of these shows! When we got approval for the Toronto […]

Photo review – The Stanfields, Rain Over St. Ambrose & Freman Dre & the Kitchen Party

Who: The Stanfields,  Rain Over St. Ambrose & Freman Dre & the Kitchen Party When: March 4, 2017 Where: Lee’s Palace in Toronto, ON On Saturday, March 4 two Nova Scotian bands took the stage at Lee’s Palace in Toronto. It will come as no surprise to those of you who have heard of The […]