Audio Interview – Amanda Sadler

Amanda Sadler’s newest single, “Drop The Needle Down” is released to the public today, January 20th. It was released to radio a few weeks ago so, if you’ve heard it and like it, now is your chance to add it to your music library. If you haven’t heard it, please give it a listen. This […]

Five Questions With Strongman

Photo Credit: Matt Barnes Photo Today marks the release of Canadian bluesman, Strongman‘s new single, “No Time Like Now” and we wanted to find out a bit more about this award-winning artist, so here is a Five Questions With segment! First off, care to introduce yourself to the Canadian Beats readers? I’m Steve Strongman, a […]

Countdown to Christmas 2016 – Christmas Traditions

We’ve come to our final Countdown to Christmas post, we hope you enjoyed finding out some of Canada’s bands/ artists First Thoughts of Christmas, Favourite Christmas Songs, Favourite Christmas Movies and Favourite Holiday Treats….now let’s find out about their Christmas Traditions! Tell us about one of your Christmas traditions? Every Christmas Night growing up my […]

Countdown to Christmas 2016 – Favourite Christmas Treats

It’s another day closer to Christmas, and that means it’s time for another Countdown to Christmas post! The fun started on Dec 20th with “First Thoughts of Christmas“, then we found out their “Favourite Christmas Songs“ and yesterday, their “Favourite Christmas Movies”. Now today, it’s all about the goodies…Christmas treats that is! What is your […]

Countdown To Christmas 2016: Favourite Christmas Songs

Yesterday, we started a Countdown to Christmas in which we asked over 50 Canadian artists/bands a series of holiday themed questions. The countdown began with “First Thoughts of Christmas“, and now it’s time to continue with the series with Favourite Christmas Songs! Be sure to check back for the next 3 days to see all […]


Launched in 2015, The Canadian Independent Music Association (CIMA) Road Gold certification program shines a spotlight on Canada’s touring artists and bands. Road Gold was created to acknowledge the dedication and drive artists must have to achieve success, broaden their fan base, and express their artistry through strong public performances. Touring the country tirelessly, filling […]

Canadian Beats Passport – Show Review – Nick Carter, The New Electric & Dan Talevski

Artists: Nick Carter, The New Electric & Dan Talevski Venue: Cowboys Dance Hall, Calgary Date: November 18, 2016 Ever wonder what a country bar looks like when hundreds of pop fans emerge through the doors? Well Friday night at Calgary’s legendary Cowboys DanceHall would have been the place to be. The highly anticipated line up included […]