Chastity signs to Royal Mountain Records & announces tour

Whitby, Ontario Chastity has announced that they are now signed to Royal Mountain Records out of Toronto, just in time for the release of his debut album later this year. It has also been announced that he is heading out on a North American tour throughout April with Fucked Up and Wolf Parade on various stops on […]

NXNE Announces 2017 Lineup

Toronto’s North by Northeast has announced the first wave of the 2017 Port Lands lineup. The three-day long festival returns to the Port Lands June 23-25 for its second year. Featuring headliners Passion Pit, Tyler the Creator, and Post Malone, the festival has programmed an exciting weekend of music. The lineup also includes Bleachers, Sleigh […]

Debut full-length album announced by Streetlight Social

Streetlight Social is a folk rock band with roots in Peterborough and Toronto, Ontario.  They are set to release their first full-length album, Blood From Stone on May 5th.  But you can already check out the album’s first single, “Daybreaks“, on SoundCloud.  With influences from musical greats like Johnny Cash, Bob Dylan, Jim Croce and Dallas Green, its […]

Alexisonfire Return to Play Five Canadian Shows this Summer

Photo credit: Vanessa Hein Following a surprise performance at Billy Talent’s show at the Air Canada Centre in Toronto on Monday night, iconic Canadian rock band, Alexisonfire has announced a limited engagement of shows this summer. The band will come together once again to perform four shows at the Danforth Music Hall in Toronto, including […]

CBC Music Festival announces line-up for 2017 installment

CBC Music today announced the return of the CBC Music Festival to Echo Beach in Toronto on Saturday, May 27, 2017. Celebrating its fifth year and kicking off festival season, the festival will proudly showcase an all-Canadian lineup featuring co-headliners Serena Ryder and Walk Off The Earth. The day promises many more talented acts including […]

Photo Review: Wavelength Music Fest Night Three

This past weekend, Wavelength Music Festival celebrated its 17th birthday by taking over The Garrison in Toronto. The three day festival dedicated itself to showcasing the best and brightest independent artists from all over Canada. The final night of the weekend brought us an electrifying lineup. Dream pop duo Hush Pup opened the show, followed […]

Interview – Every Last Chance

Toronto’s Every Last Chance recently released their third single “All For Love” from their debut self-titled EP.  I had the opportunity to ask ELC more about their music. First off, can you introduce to yourself to Canadian Beats readers who might not be familiar with your work? Hi – I’m Every Last Chance (haha!) More sincerely, […]