Review – The Dead South

Album: Illusions & Doubt Release Date: November 18, 2016 Download Genre: Folk/Bluegrass Label: Curve Music Folk/Bluegrass four piece band The Dead South features Nate Hilts (guitar, vocals), Scott Pringle (mandolin, guitar, backup vocals), Colton Crawford (banjo), and Danny Kenyon (cello). The four hail from Regina, Saskatchewan and released their latest album Illusion & Doubt on […]

Interview – Age of Electric

Photo Credit: Cheryl Hall Hailing from Lanigan and Regina, Saskatchewan, Age of Electric is a rock group formed by Ryan Dahle, Kurt Dahle, Todd Kern, and John Kerns.  The group parted ways in 1998, but re-grouped in 2015.  I had the opportunity to conduct an email interview with Todd Kerns of Age of Electric.  Continue reading […]

New video released by Autopilot

Saskatoon, SK based indie alternative rock band, Autopilot has just released a video for their single, “Hurricane”, which is pulled from their upcoming full-length album to be released in 2017. Autopilot is currently on an extensive tour in the US. Connect with Autopilot: Website Facebook Twitter Jenna Melanson I’m Jenna, and I am the founder […]

Interview – Jay Semko

Photo Credit: Alexandria Pavelich I recently had the chance to ask The Northern Pikes´ Jay Semko questions regarding his music. Continue reading to find out more about the artist below. First off, can you introduce yourself to Canadian Beats Readers? My name is Jay Semko – I am a singer/songwriter from Saskatchewan with 10 releases, the […]

HIGHS hit the road across Canada this Fall

Toronto alt-pop group, HIGHS, have had a stellar year already! The four-piece, which Best New Bands called “one of the best-hidden gems of 2016”, celebrated the release of their vibrant debut full-length album, Dazzle Camouflage, in April, and have toured tirelessly, hitting the summer festival circuit and traveling from coast-to-coast across North America. The songs […]

Interview – The Wolfe

The Wolfe is one of Saskatchewan’s newest and youngest indie-alt rock blend bands. Siobhan Bayda, Gabrielle Giroux and Tesa Thompson are making their way through the music industry at the age of 16.  They recently released their debut, self-titled EP and already they have played with industry professionals, Panicland and Megan Nash. They’ve played at […]

Review – Alex Bent + The Emptiness

Album: Dead In The Water Release Date: August 26th, 2016 Download Genre: Indie Pop Alex Bent + The Emptiness, a musical experience for Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, have released their debut full length album, Dead In The Water.  The Emptiness is not in fact a backing band or a group of musicians but rather Bent’s own musical […]