Interview with Jim Dan Dee

Jim Dan Dee, a self-described ‘bourbon fuelled funkabilly grunge blues’ band from Toronto, have been making some substantial waves in the Toronto music scene lately.  They have performed several shows locally, including two at the famous Cherry Cola’s and have an upcoming Eastern Canadian tour planned in co-operation with Jim Beam bourbon.  The band is […]

Countdown to Canadian Beats 4th Anniversary – Part 2

We are only one day away from celebrating Canadian Beats 4th Anniversary. Here is Part 2 of our 3 part feature, introducing you to many of our contributors and talking about some of our favourite moments. If you missed Part 1, you can read it here. Name: The Riz When You Joined CB: April 16, […]

Photo Review – RALPH EP Release Party

Who: RALPH Venue: Drake Underground Where: Toronto, ON Toronto-based pop/disco/soul artists, RALPH, performed to a SOLD OUT crowd last night at the Drake Underground for her EP Release Party.  Her self-titled EP debuted on March 3 with 604 Records.  RALPH has been identify by both Spotify and Buzzfeed as an artist to watch in 2017.   The Drake Underground provided a warm, intimate […]

Canadian Beats Passport – Show Review – Chase Rice & Dan Davidson

Artists: Chase Rice & Dan Davidson Date: March 17, 2017 Venue: Mavricks Music Hall, Barrie, ON Chase Rice and Dan Davidson did not need the luck of the Irish on their side when they performed at Mavricks Music Hall in Barrie this weekend in show put on by Impact Live Events.  Fans at the SOLD-OUT show were […]

Photo Review – Mother Mother and K.Flay in Oshawa

Who: Mother Mother Venue: The Music Hall Where: Oshawa, ON Vancouver-based alternative rock band, Mother Mother are currently on tour across Canada in support of their newest album, No Culture, which was released on February 10th, 2017.  They recently made a stop on their in Oshawa, ON, and brought along K.Flay.  Canadian Beats contributor, Nicole Wolfe, was there to catch […]

Phone Interview – One Bad Son

West Coast rockers, One Bad Son released their latest single, “Raging Bull” yesterday via 604 Records/Sony Music Canada.  Fans have been patiently waiting the release of new music from the band as they have spent the majority of 2016 in the studio and are being rewarded with what is likely to become a summer anthem as […]

Review – Danko Jones

Album: Wild Cat Release date: March 3, 2017 Download Genre: Rock The new Danko Jones album, Wild Cat, is out today via eOne (Canada) and Bad Taste Records/AFM Records (internationally) and we have all of the sweet details!  Danko Jones, a stellar Canadian rock band who have received international acclaim, say they have never felt more vibrant or […]