Five Questions With Jason Maxwell

Cover Photo Credit: Cassy Jade Back in June 2016, at the start of Summer Festival Season, I attended a Cabin Media show at The Kee To Bala. It was Chad Brownlee, along with Ty Baynton, and another opening act, an artist new to the music scene named Jason Maxwell. There was something about him that […]

“Might As Well Be Me,” the Latest Single Released by Chad Brownlee is Stellar

“Might As Well Be Me” is the fourth single off Chad Brownlee’s highly acclaimed album Hearts on Fire, an album that recently garnered this impassioned artist a 2017 JUNO Award nomination for Country Album of the Year. It was dropped to Canadian country radio March 14 and this is a song that’s positively captivating to […]

Friday Playlist- Songs to get you through winter

It’s no secret that most of Canada, especially the East Coast, has been hit with a massive amount of snow this past week. If you’re as tired of it as we are, you will appreciate this playlist. It’s packed full of songs that will get you through until this snow melts… so for some of […]

Boots and Hearts Announce More Artists to Their 2017 Line-Up!

Boots and Hearts, Canada’s largest country music festival that takes place at Burl’s Creek Event Grounds, in Oro-Medonte from August 10-13, has just announced some hot new additions to the 2017 line-up.  Canadian artists just added include Chad Brownlee, Jess Moskaluke, Kiefer Sutherland, Lindi Ortega, Cold Creek County, JJ Shiplett and Dani Strong, among many other.  Also joining them are Eli […]

Show Review – Chad Brownlee & Tim Hicks: Two Tours Collide

Who: Chad Brownlee and Tim Hicks When: January 16, 2017 Venue: Club Regent Event Centre Where: Winnipeg, Manitoba Genre: Country Who parties and rocks out this much on a Monday night in the middle of January? Everyone at Club Regent Event Centre, that’s who! When West meets East in the longitudinal centre of Canada, that’s […]

On The Spot with Tim Hicks & Chad Brownlee

January 16, 2017. This was the date for the last night of the Chad Brownlee and Tim Hicks combined tour aptly named Two Tours Collide (their respective tours are Hearts on Fire and Shake These Walls). Canadian Beats contributor Nanci Dagg sat down with these two dynamic country music artists (or “two fun guys” as they say) in […]

11 albums from 2016 that we recommend you give a listen

2016 was a huge year for Canadian album releases, we’ve compiled a list of 11 albums that we think you need to take a listen to! Whether you’re a fan of rock, country or anything between, there is something on this list for you! Enjoy! Wintersleep – The Great Detachment The Great Detachment is the sixth […]