Show Review – Big Wreck, Ascot Royals & From The Ruins in Barrie, ON

Who: Big Wreck, Ascot Royals & From The Ruins Venue: Mavricks Music Hall Where: Barrie, ON Big Wreck’s Grace Street tour made its way to Mavricks Music Hall in Barrie for an Impact Live Events/Rock 95 FM ‘Triple Bill Rock Concert’ alongside opening bands, Ascot Royals and From The Ruins. The night began on an unexpected high note with local band, From The […]

Audio Interview with Neon Dreams

Neon Dreams have a lot to look forward to in 2017.  In a recent phone interview with Nicole Wolfe,  band mate Corey LeRue explains why they think 2017 will be their best year yet!  As winners of the 2016 Allan Slaight JUNO Master Class Program, they are off to the JUNO Awards in Ottawa its […]

Photo Review – The Road Heavy in Oshawa, ON

Who: The Road Heavy Venue: Regent Theatre Where: Oshawa, ON The Road Heavy are a southern rock/blues band from the Toronto area who are currently on tour with The Tea Party for the band’s 20 Years of Transmission Tour.  The Road Heavy, while playing direct support to The Tea Party, is also promoting their newly released EP, The Road Heavy and you […]

Photo Review – Social Saturdays with Monday Matinee & Blamethrower

The Foxx Lounge Rock Bar & Hotdoggery is a funky, intimate venue in downtown Barrie, ON that is prospering thanks to its warm and inviting atmosphere, amazing gourmet hotdogs, board games and old fashioned movies projected on the wall.  The venue seems to always draw the crowds for shows, whether it be for open jam, stand-up […]

The Road Heavy cruise into 2017 with a tour, new EP and official music video

Album: The Road Heavy EP Release Date: February 18, 2017 Download Genre: Southern Rock/Blues Today marks the long awaited day that The Road Heavy fans have been waiting for.  Not only does this southern rock/blues band from Aurora, ON join Canadian alt rock heavyweights, The Tea Party for nine stops on their 20 Years of Transmission Tour, but this is also the […]

The Noolands release video for their new song, “Record Man”

Barrie, ON based band, The Noolands recently released the video for their new song, “Record Man”, with the help of producer Papa Nooland, who was part of the creation of their debut EP, Generation Why.  The video is a fun behind-the-scenes look into The Noolands and captures the essence of the fun the band mates have together, […]

Photo Review – The Tea Party bring their ’20 Years of Transmission Tour’ to Brampton, ON

Who: The Tea Party Venue: Rose Theatre Where: Brampton, ON The Tea Party is currently on tour in support of the 20th Anniversary of their Transmission album.  They delivered on their promise of ‘no politics… just rock n’ roll’ and have some of the most loyal fans across the country.  Canadian Beats contributor, Nicole Wolfe, caught up with the iconic […]