Show Review – CMW 2017 – Allie X at Mod Club in Toronto

Artist: Allie X Genre: Pop Venue: Mod Club, Toronto When: April 22, 2017 Canadian singer-songwriter Allie X brought her punchy pop hits to the Mod Club in Toronto during Canadian Music Week last weekend. As the alt-pop artist hit the stage, the crowd erupted into excited cheers, proving that the singer has a unique connection […]

Photo Review – CMW 2017 – Women In Music Canada

Artists: hey dw, Alice Ivy, Hoodlem Genre: Dance, pop Venue: The Longboat Hall, Toronto Date: April 22, 2017 Women in Music Canada took over Longboat Hall in Toronto last weekend during Canadian Music Week. Hoodlem brought her soulful vocals to the stage, while Alice Ivy stunned us with her groovy electronic sounds. hey dw closed […]

Charlotte Day Wilson performing at the Mod Club

Show Review – CMW 2017 – Charlotte Day Wilson

Who: Charlotte Day Wilson, Bernice When: April 20, 2017 Where: Mod Club, Toronto Torrential downpour didn’t stop the crowds from coming out to see Charlotte Day Wilson. This was Wilson’s second performance at the Mod Club as part of Canadian Music Week. The Toronto R&B singer has garnered a lot of hype in the past […]

Photo Review – CMW 2017 – Fred Penner

All Photo Credit: Connor Aydhan Watt Who: Fred Penner When: Sunday, April 23, 2017 Where: Lula Lounge, Toronto ON On the final day of Canadian Music Week, we were happy to have a friend of Canadian Beats cover Canadian icon, Fred Penner‘s show at Lula Lounge. Check out the shots he got, and be sure to […]

Photo Review – CMW 2017 – Canadian Radio Music Awards

The 20th Annual Canadian Radio Music Awards (CRMA) took place on April 19th during Canadian Music Week at the Sheraton Centre in Toronto. Alessia Cara took home three wins while Ruth B, Justin Bieber and The Strumbellas each won in two different categories. The late Gary Russell was inducted into the Broadcast Hall of Fame. The CRMA […]

Photo Review – CMW 2017 – Birds of Bellwoods & Julian Taylor Band

Photo credit Julian Taylor Band: Connor Aydhan Watt  Photo credit Birds of Bellwoods: Cassandra Popescu  Toronto based Birds of Bellwoods closed Canadian Music Week with a bang during the sold out showcase at the Horseshoe Tavern Saturday night. We were happy to also have the chance to catch the showcase headliner, Toronto’s Julian Taylor Band. Canadian […]

Photo Review – CMW 2017 – Weaves showcase

Who: Weaves, Casper Skulls, Vallens, Twist, PONY When: Saturday, April 22, 2017 Where: Lee’s Palace, Toronto Rounding off the end CMW at Lee’s Palace was Toronto art pop band Weaves. As anyone who has been to a Weaves‘ show knows, it can (and did) get a little bit crazy (to the dismay of the tech crew). Spit flew, rowdies moshed, mics […]