Show Review – CMW 2017 – SiriusXM House showcase

Artist(s): High Valley, Jess Moskaluke and Madeline Merlo Venue: The Great Hall – 1087 Queen Street West, Toronto When: April 23, 2017 There are two things you need to ensure you have a great Saturday night out: Amazing music to listen to and a great venue to listen to it. Well, we achieved both last night […]

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 […]

Photo Review – Chelsea Crites at Cousin Vinny’s, Sudbury

Saturday April 15, 2017, Ontario-based Canadian Country Music Artist, Chelsea Crites made a trip to mid-north Ontario for a show at Cousin Vinny’s in Hanmer (part of the Greater Sudbury Area). Accompanied by award-winning guitarist and member of Western Swing Authority, Paul Chapman, the two put on an entertaining show for the intimate audience. Crites […]

Five performances not to be missed at CMW 2017

Danko Jones Follow Show: Wednesday, April 19th, 2017, 8:00 PM Velvet Underground, 508 Queen Street West, Toronto Danko Jones is an exciting addition to Canadian Music Week.  They have recently released their latest album, Wild Cat via eOne and are touring across various Canadian locations in April with Sum 41, Papa Roach and Bleeker.  If […]

Dauphin’s Countryfest announces the next round of artists for the 2017 festival and what a great way to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday

The 28th annual Dauphin’s Countryfest takes place June 29 to July 2 this year. It’s Canada’s longest running country music festival and this four-day festival has been attracting the biggest names in country music since it began in 1990. There are three stages for artists to perform, with the Club Regent Casino & Event Centre […]

Friday Playlist – Love at first listen

Have you ever had that song where you fell in love right away? Maybe that first few lines or at the end, there’s something about it that makes you say “yes, this is my new favourite song.” These songs  brought that reaction to our writers and we want to share them with you. Enjoy!   […]

Lucknow’s Music In The Fields

Lucknow’s Music In The Fields 2017 is set for August 24, 25 and 26. While the organizers are getting ready to launch a killer line-up for this Summer, they gave us a nice recap of the 2016 festival. So, if you have never attended, this is what you missed! Did you miss out on this? […]