Countdown to World Fiddle Day Toronto – Interview with DnA

World Fiddle Day Toronto takes place in two days, on Saturday May 20 but we felt it definitely deserved some exposure, so today and tomorrow we will post interviews with two of the musicians that will be performing at the event. Today, we had the chance to ask Toronto based DnA (Diana and Andrew Dawydchak) […]

Photo Review – No Time For That Country Music Benefit concert

What: No Time For That Country Music Benefit concert When:  May 13, 2017 Where:  Wolfville Farmers’ Market – Wolfville NS The No Time For That Country Music Benefit concert was held this past Saturday night in Wolfville Nova Scotia.  Some of the finest Country Music artists came out to show support for this amazing cause. […]

Festival Country de Lotbinière announce lineup

Quebec is known for their major festivals and rodeos throughout the summer season. For the third year in a row, Festival Country de Lotbinière has announced another great line up for their summer festival kicking off in June! Located about two hours east of Montreal and about 40 minutes west of Quebec City, Festival Country […]

Boots and Hearts 2017: Top 5 Canadian Male Artists/Acts

The great thing about Boots and Hearts is they’re sure to showcase some of the best Canadian country talent this beautiful country has to offer. These five artists are a mix between up-and-coming and Canadian staples and they are seriously talented in their own unique ways. They each bring a different take on country music, […]

Friday Playlist – Songs that are older than us

This week’s Friday Playlist features Songs that are older than us. Given the fact that our team is made up of a number of people of all different ages, this is a great mixture of tunes from throughout the years! Enjoy! Jenna Melanson I’m Jenna, and I am the founder and editor of Canadian Beats. […]

A glimpse into the 2017 lineup at TD Ottawa Jazz Festival

Beloved for its dedication to jazz music in all it’s beautiful diversity since 1980, the TD Ottawa Jazz Festival has been the steadfast prelude to the Canada Day celebrations.  Split over 15 different stages, including three within the National Arts Centre (NAC) and one stage dedicated to open jam sessions by festival performers, the festival […]

Ten songs you need to hear at East Coast Music Week

As you know, East Coast Music Week is coming up quickly, less than two weeks to be exact and here at Canadian Beats we are excited for all the great performances during the week in Saint John, NB. So I have compiled a list of ten songs that you need to hear during East Coast […]