Show Review – The Franklin Electric

When: March 30, 2017 Venue: The Mod Club Where: Toronto, Ontario There are few acts I enjoy seeing live more than The Franklin Electric, so I gladly jump on any opportunity to see them whenever they come to town. The Montreal based band recently released their highly anticipated sophomore album Blue Ceilings (via Indica Records) […]

Canadian Beats Passport – Show Review of The Lumineers

Who: The Lumineers When: March 18, 2017 Venue: Bell Centre Where: Montreal, QC The Lumineers may be from Denver, Colorado but their musical appeal goes worldwide. The bands 2012 single “Ho Hey” has been certified platinum around the world, including an impressive 7x platinum in Canada alone. Their two albums; The Lumineers (2012) and Cleopatra […]

The Franklin Electric debut “Someone Just Like You” music video

Montreal’s own The Franklin Electric have debuted their brand new music video for “Someone Just Like You” via Exclaim! yesterday. The latest single comes off the bands sophomore album Blue Ceilings, released last month via Indica Records, that has seen them making appearances on The Strombo Show (CBC Radio 2) and at the National Post […]

Show review – Robby Johnson

Who: Robby Johnson When: March 17, 2017 Venue: Corona Theatre Where: Montreal, QC Robby Johnson’s country music journey has taken him from his hometown of Beauce, Québec all the way to Nashville, Tennessee and back. With his debut album Don’t Look Back earning him positive reviews and major media attention, Johnson has been working hard to bring […]

Canadian Beats Passport – Show Review – Regina Spektor

Regina Spektor has been earning herself loyal and devoted fans of her music all across the world since her self-released debut album 11:11 back in 2001. Fast forward to almost two full decades of creating music, Spektor is traveling the world and selling out multiple venues everywhere between her homeland of Russia and some of […]

Review – The Franklin Electric

Album: Blue Ceilings Release Date: February 24, 2017 Download Genre: Alternative, Folk, Rock It’s no secret that alt-folk band The Franklin Electric are taking the music industry by storm. The following in their hometown of Montreal and across Canada has been growing exponentially over the past few years thanks to opening slots on tours with […]

Photo Review – Busty and the Bass & Heartstreets

Artists: Busty and the Bass, Heartstreets Genre: Hip Hop, Dance, Soul Venue: Horseshoe Tavern, Toronto When: Feb 2, 2017 Montreal based electro-soul masters Busty and the Bass took over the Horseshoe Tavern in Toronto along with hip hop duo Heartstreets. Opening the show, Heartstreets got the crowd cheering and dancing along with their captivating charisma […]