Canadian Beats Passport – Show Review – Good Charlotte

Who: Movements, Palaye Royale, Silverstein, Good Charlotte When: April 22, 2017 Venue: Schooner Showroom at Casino Nova Scotia Where: Halifax, Nova Scotia Photo Credit: Norma Young The Youth Authority Tour presented by Journeys hit Casino Nova Scotia in Halifax Saturday night – featuring Movements, Palaye Royale, Silverstein and headliners Good Charlotte. The large crowd was […]

Photo Review – Bill & Joel Plaskett

Who: Mayhemingways, Bill & Joel Plaskett When: April 20, 2017 Venue: Rebecca Cohn Auditorium Where: Halifax, Nova Scotia Thursday night brought a sold out crowd to the Rebecca Cohn Auditorium for the Solidarity Tour in support of Bill and Joel Plaskett’s new album.  Opening for the father-son duo was Mayhemingways – described as a “fuzz-folk” […]

Review – Stewart Legere

Album: Quiet The Station Release Date: April 21, 2017 Download Genre: Singer-Songwriter Indie singer-songwriter Stewart Legere of Halifax, Nova Scotia has released his debut album, Quiet The Station! ”Wishes In Wells”, the albums opening track, starts with a slightly funky acoustic sway as Legere serenades the listener with a soft and smooth voice.  Perhaps the […]

Photo Review – Adam Baldwin & Like A Motorcyle

Who: Like A Motorcycle/Adam Baldwin When: April 12, 2017 Where: The Marquee Club, Halifax Nova Scotia The Marquee Club, once again, held a stellar Rock Show, making this venue my home away from home. I swear if I didn’t work from home, I could honestly say I spend more time here than at my residence. […]

Photo Review – Day Three – Groundswell Festival – Arsoniste, In-Flight Safety & Ria Mae

Who: Arsoniste, In-Flight Safety, Ria Mae When: February 23, 2017 Venue: Olympic Community Centre Where: Halifax, Nova Scotia Nova Scotia’s GroundSwell Music Festival celebrated its third and final night on Saturday with Arsoniste, In-Flight Safety and headliner Ria Mae at the Olympic Community Centre in Halifax. Arsoniste is a synth pop singer-songwriter featuring a backing […]

Show Review – Day Two – Groundswell Festival – The Royal Volts, Like A Motorcyle & The Stanfields

Who: The Stanfields, Like A Motorcyle & The Royal Volts When: March 17, 2017 Venue: Olympic Hall Where: Halifax, NS Shenanigans and Whiskey Guns. Let’s paint a picture, shall we? It is a Friday Night in Halifax, Saint Patrick’s Day, AND you have three of the best Punky-Rock bands going in Nova Scotia playing under […]

Show Review – Day One – Groundswell Festival – Heather Rankin & Rawlins Cross

Who: Heather Rankin & Rawlins Cross When: March 16, 2017 Venue: Spatz Theatre Where: Halifax, Nova Scotia Nova Scotian treasure Heather Rankin and Celtic band Rawlins Cross filled up The Spatz Theatre on Thursday night in Halifax to kick off GroundSwell Music Festival. GroundSwell Music Festival is a three-day event that highlights Nova Scotian talent, […]