Jessica Mitchell’s New Singles Hit Charts Immediately

Earlier this month, singer-songwriter Jessica Mitchell quietly dropped two incredible new singles digitally: “Don’t Love Me” and “Tear It Down”, co-written by Mitchell herself and produced by Karen Kosowski. Less than two weeks later, “Don’t Love Me” has already hit the Top 50 chart as the #5 Canadian release and has been included on the […]

Review – Fred Penner

Album: Hear the Music Release Date: April 21, 2017 Download Genre: Children’s/ Singer-Songwriter Hello, my name is Emily and I am a Fred-Head. I’m not going to lie, I was ridiculously giddy to get to review Hear the Music. I may have flailed and squeed and said “Me! Me! Me! Me! Me!” to my editor […]

Photo Review – The Andy Kim Christmas Concert

The Andy Kim Christmas Concert at The Queen Elizabeth Theatre in Toronto on December 7th once again hosted a cavalcade of Canadian talent. Among the talent preset: Andy Kim, The Kings, David Clayton Thomas, Ron Sexsmith, Nelly Furtado, Sloan, Roch Voisine, Finger 11, Bobby Bazini, Tim Baker and Tomi Swick. Canadian Beats was there to […]

New video released by Lori Cullen (duet with Ron Sexsmith)

Toronto songstress, Lori Cullen, has released the official video for “Off Somewhere”, a duet with Ron Sexsmith, from her upcoming ablum Sexsmith Swinghammer Songs (True North Records).  Cullen describes her music as a fresh expression of jazz-infused chamber-pop that channels the likes of Bacharach, Webb and Jobim.  The material for the album, composed by Ron Sexsmith and […]

Photo Review – Andy Kim Christmas Show

By: Nicole Wolfe When: December 9, 2015 Venue: Phoenix Concert Theatre Where: Toronto, Ontario The 11th Annual Andy Kim Christmas Show took place, to a sold out crowd, at the Phoenix Concert Theatre last week.  This star-studded event featured an impressive lineup of some of Canada’s most recognizable musicians including (listed in order of appearance); […]