First wave of performers announced for the 2017 Canadian National Exhibition

Its hard to believe that we can already share with you, a list of performers for the 2017 Canadian National Exhibition, an event held annually in Toronto that marks the unofficial end of summer.  But this week the CNE has announced that the Sam Roberts Band, Kiefer Sutherland, USS (Ubiquitous Synergy Seeker), Aaron Pritchett, Chad Brownlee, John Kay […]

Inviting the world to stages of Bluesfest

The jewel of Ottawa’s music festival begins July 6. First held in 1994, RBC Bluesfest has grown into one of the largest music festivals in Ontario.  Featuring over 100 acts over 10 days, the festival brings the hottest acts from around the world to the Nation’s Capital. Completely taking over the grounds surrounding the Canadian […]

Jackson-Triggs Amphitheatre announces it’s 17th annual Summer Concert Season

Photo Credit: Jackson-Triggs Niagara Estate Winery The Jackson-Triggs Niagara Estate Amphitheatre is a 500 seat venue located on the Jackson-Triggs winery estate in the heart of Niagara-on-the-Lake. They recently announced their line-up for their 17th annual Summer Concert Season. The season starts off on June 8th with The Sam Roberts Band, and that’s just the beginning, […]

RBC Bluesfest announces a stellar lineup for 2017

The highly anticipated lineup for the 2017 edition of the RBC Bluesfest was announced this week featuring a stellar lineup of both Canadian and international artists. “To celebrate Canada’s 150th anniversary, we’ve put together one of our best lineups ever…and one of Ottawa’s favourite sons (Dan Aykroyd) seems to agree,” said RBC Bluesfest Executive and […]

5 Winter Tours That Will Warm Your Toes

Here we are in the middle of the dreaded winter, when all we dream about is the summer sun kissing our skin and a great music festival just waiting for us to get lost in. It’s sometimes hard to forget that winter doesn’t last forever when you’re in the middle of yet another bout of […]

Photo Review – KOI Music Festival

Photo Credit: Orest Dorosh This past weekend, KOI Music Festival took over Centre in the Square in Kitchener, Ontario for the first ever KOI Fest at the Parking Lot. The event featured two stages and 14 bands. Stage A included headliners Sam Roberts Band and Tokyo Police Club among other notable acts such as The […]

Canada Day Performances across the country

By: Remington Fioraso At Canadian Beats, we are all about Canadian music. From coast to coast, there are so many amazing artists. For Canada Day, what is better than seeing some of Canada’s musicians? We have compiled some of the performances to be held on July 1st. If you are near one of them, check […]