Photo review – Bobby Bazini

Who: Bobby Bazini What: Jazz,Folk,Rock Where: Rio Theatre, Vancouver When: March 18 2017 Quebec native Bobby Bazini played Vancouver’s Rio Theatre this past Saturday night in support of his latest album Summer Is Gone. Almost 500 people packed the Rio  for an evening  of smooth guitar riffs and Bobby’s powerful yet soothing and sometimes raspy voice. […]

Interview – Five Alarm Funk

Photo Credit: Maggie MacPherson One of the most eclectic live bands in Canada has returned to wow us once again with their high energy and contagious rhythms with their sixth studio album Sweat. Five Alarm Funk, an eight member strong gang of musical deviants based out of Vancouver, is about to embark on their seventh […]

Review – Desirée Dawson

Album: Wild Heart Release Date: February 24, 2017 Download Genre: Indie/Soul Vancouver, BC-based Indie/Soul singer and songwriter Desirée Dawson, released her newest album entitled Wild Heart on February 24. Desirée Dawson is a 26 years old talented young lady that grabbed the attention of the nation when she won the CBC Music’s Searchlight Competition last […]

PREMIERE: Video for “Rest of my Days” released by Jesse Waldman

Photo Credit: Jodie Ponto Vancouver, BC based folk/ blues artist, Jesse Waldman is set to release his debut album, Mansion Full of Ghosts on March 24, 2017. In advance, he has released the single, “Rest of my Days”, and here at Canadian Beats we are happy to be premiering the video for this track. It’s a […]

Five Questions With We Hunt Buffalo

Vancouver psychedelic fuzz rockers, We Hunt Buffalo took some time out of their busy schedule to chat with us for a segment of Five Questions With. The band is about to head out on some tour dates, and we figured it was the perfect time for everyone to learn more about them! Enjoy! Care to […]

Review – Five Alarm Funk

Album: Sweat Release Date: March 3 , 2017 Download Genre: Afro Funk, Gypsy Rock, Latin Vancouver, BC based Five Alarm Funk, are releasing their sixth album by the name, Sweat.  The band consists of eight members, Tayo Branston (drums/vocals), Gabe Boothroyd (guitar), Oliver Gibson (guitar), Jason Smith (bass), Thomas Towers (congas), Carl Julig (timbales), Eli […]

Review – Gay Nineties

Album: Decadent Days Release Date: February 10, 2017 Download Genre: Indie Pop Vancouver, BC indie rockers, Gay Nineties, have released their debut album; Decadent Days, a record shaped to be a sonic revolution to modern rock, but, for better or worse, is a product of its own hipster meets indie pop generation. Starting off with […]