Friday Playlist – Songs of the Summer

This week’s playlist is a compilation of songs we think will be hits this summer, as well as our own personal summer hits. So throw on this playlist, relax, and enjoy the sunshine. Jordyn Meade-Baxter I’m an aspiring entertainment journalist from Fredericton, New Brunswick. I have an always growing passion for music of all genres […]

Madeline Merlo fans get a treat as she releases her newest single “Motel Flamingo” during Dean Brody’s Beautiful Freakshow Tour

Reigning BCCMA Female Artist of the Year and CCMA award-winning country music artist Madeline Merlo has released her single “Motel Flamingo” to all digital outlets on May 19 and will release it to radio on May 24. If you happen to catch her on tour with Dean Brody in Western Canada, you’ll also get to […]

Show Review – Dean Brody, Madeline Merlo & James Barker Band

Who: Dean Brody Beautiful Freakshow Tour with James Barker Band and Madeline Merlo When: May 12, 2017 Venue: MTS Centre Where: Winnipeg, Manitoba Genre: Country The Beautiful Freakshow Tour came to the MTS Centre in Winnipeg on May 12 to a house packed with fans that were beyond excited to see the multiple award-winning Canadian […]

Tim Hicks Announces New Live Album and Show with Dean Brody

Tim Hicks just announced he’s releasing his first live album on May 19, 2017. Hicks,always been commended on his energetic stage presence,  brings us six live tracks of his biggest hits and fan favourites. It even includes the viral hit “Stronger Beer”, which ironically defines us Canadians in the best of ways. “I’m so excited […]

Photo Review – Dean Brody, High Valley & James Barker Band

Who – Dean Brody, High Valley, James Barker band When – April 25, 2017 Where – FirstOntario Concert hall, Hamilton, ON Beautiful Freakshow is the sixth studio album by Canadian country music artist Dean Brody. It was released on October 21, 2016 via Open Road Recordings. Brody wrote or co-wrote all but one of the […]

Audio Interview with Madeline Merlo

Canadian country artist, Madeline Merlo, has made her acting debut in the musical, Country Crush, where she plays an aspiring country singer.  The musical has now been released and you can check out the official trailer!  Merlo will also be performing as direct support to Dean Brody’s Beautiful Freakshow 2017 tour this spring.  Canadian Beats contributor, Nicole Wolfe sat down with Merlo […]

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 […]