Weekly Beat Down: May 22 – 28

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 […]

Interview – Eric Ethridge

This summer is going to be red hot for one of Canada’s newest and brightest country music artists, Eric Ethridge.  He won the CCMA Discovery Award in 2016 and has recently released his debut single, “Liquor’s Callin’ The Shots”.  Canadian Beats contributor, Nicole Wolfe, had the chance to sit down with Ethridge at the end of […]

2016 CCMA Discovery winner, Eric Ethridge releases debut single, “Liquor’s Callin’ The Shots”

Today marks the highly anticipated release of Sarnia, ON based country artist Eric Ethridge‘s debut single, “Liquor’s Callin’ The Shots”. The track was produced by JUNO award-winner Brian Howes , and is sure to please fans of the talented artist. In 2015, Ethridge was the runner-up in the Boots and Hearts emerging artist showcase and last […]

Josh Ross’ Video Cover of Lady Antebellum’s “You Look Good”

Josh Ross is an up-and-coming Ontario-based, Canadian Country Artist who we first met up with at the 2016 Magna Hoedown in Aurora, Ontario. He wowed the audience and the judges that night. Today, February 10, 2017, Ross is releasing a brand new music video. It is a cover of the current Lady Antebellum hit, “You […]

Festival Review – CMT Music Fest – Day 1

What do you get when you take 19 popular acts, put them on two stages over two days at one of the finest outdoor event parks in southern Ontario and add about 10,000 dedicated country music fans? That’s easy!….CMT Music Fest! July 8 and 9, 2016, CMT Canada hosted one of this summer’s hottest Country […]

CMT Music Fest Media Tour

This afternoon, Thursday July 7, 2016, various media outlets were invited to tour the grounds of Bingemans, host of this year’s CMT Music Fest. We began with a walk through the VIP section. How inviting! Access to swimming pool, Volleyball courts, a couple of exclusive bars and free lockers for your excess stuff. That’s a […]

Photo Review – Burlington Sound of Music Festival

Every year when summer comes around, it’s music festival season. It was no different in Burlington Ontario. They hosted the Sound of Music Festival with an impressive line-up of talent. Canadian Beats covered the appearances of Jim Bryson, Eric Ethridge, Jess Moskaluke, Dylan Menzie, River Town Saints, The Small Glories, Small Town Pistols and Sass […]