Photo Review – CMW 2017 – Danko Jones

Who: Danko Jones Venue: Velvet Underground Where: Toronto, ON Our coverage of Canadian Music Week continued on Day 2 of the festival at Velvet Underground when Danko Jones returned home to perform for the first time in two years.  The club was packed with fans – new and old – excited to share an intimate evening with these hard rockers. […]

Photo Review – CMW 2017 – Highlights from Boots & Hearts + KX Country Hot Shots Concert Series

Who: Drake White And The Big Fire, Alee, Andrew Hyatt, Kendra Kay & Kris Barclay Venue: Phoenix Concert Theatre Where: Toronto, ON Canadian Music Week got off to a foot-stomping, hoot-n-hollering good time last night at The Phoenix Concert Theatre in Toronto as the Boots & Hearts + KX Country Hot Shots Concert Series took to the stage.  American country […]

Photo Review – Said The Whale tour with Fast Romantics in Toronto

Who: Said The Whale & Fast Romantics Venue: Lee’s Palace Where: Toronto, ON Last week at Lee’s Palace in Toronto, West Coast indie rockers, Said The Whale celebrated the beginning of their cross-Canada tour and the release of the album with back-to-back shows with Fast Romantics, who are joining them on tour.  The show was completely SOLD OUT and […]

Photo Review – Tom Cochrane with Red Rider – Mad Mad World Tour in Oshawa

Who: Tom Cochrane with Red Rider, Meghan Patrick Venue:  Tribute Communities Centre Where: Oshawa, ON Tom Cochrane with Red Rider have hit the road across Canada this spring to celebrate the 25th Anniversary of the release of Mad Mad World.  Canadian Beats contributor, Nicole Wolfe, caught up with the tour in Oshawa last week at the Tribute Communities Centre. […]

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 […]