Review – John Cody

Album:   Hard Won: The Final Recordings Date:  May 26th, 2017 Download Genre:  A Sincere, Soul-Filled, Blues-Laden, Jazz-Inspired, Acoustic-Tinged, Swan Song One Line Review:  John Cody turns tragedy into triumph with his latest, and last, dynamically performed and arranged album Hard Won: The Final Recordings, a bittersweet ending to a bittersweet ending. Full Review:  The cover […]

Interview – John Cody

Montreal based John Cody has released his fourth and final album, ‘Hard Won: The Final Recordings’ today (May 26, 2017). The album is said to tell tales of Cody’s life when it comes to love, fame and mental illness. The album unfortunately comes after Cody being diagnosed with Larynx cancer, but despite doctors telling him it will […]

Cavendish Beach Music Festival announces lineup for Kitchen Stage

With festival season upon us there are many announcements coming through to Canadian Beats. This one, from Cavendish Beach Music Festival will have country fans wild with anticipation for this July. They have announced their lineup for their Kitchen Stage. Artists announced include Billy Ray Cyrus, Jason Price, The Lovelocks, and many more. These artists […]

Interview – Dave Hartney

Vancouver’s own Dave Hartney will be releasing his debut single “Party Lights” on May 5th. The country music singer/song writer has already captured the hearts of many while sharing the stage with some of Canada’s greats like Dallas Smith, High Valley and many more. Canadian Beats had the chance to catch up to Hartney to discuss […]

Photo Review – One Bad Son, Say Yes & Crown Lands

Who: One Bad Son, Say Yes and Crown Lands Venue: The Moustache Club Where: Oshawa, ON One Bad Son toured across Ontario in April in support of their hit single, “Raging Bull”, which was just reached the #1 position on Canadian rock charts as the tour came to a close!  They brought along with them two hard […]

Photo Review – CMW 2017 – Courage My Love

Who – Courage My Love, The New Electric When – April 20, 2017 Where – Velvet Underground, Toronto, ON Courage My Love are Warped Tour warriors who have advanced their sound from feverish guitar-bass-drum pugilism to something more complex, dynamic and striking for their debut InVogue/Warner Music Canada album, Synesthesia. Fans will notice within the very first […]

Interview – Eric Ethridge

This summer is going to be red hot for one of Canada’s newest and brightest country music artists, Eric Ethridge.  He won the CCMA Discovery Award in 2016 and has recently released his debut single, “Liquor’s Callin’ The Shots”.  Canadian Beats contributor, Nicole Wolfe, had the chance to sit down with Ethridge at the end of […]