Breakout West announce nominees for 2017 Western Canadian Music Awards

Edmonton, AB, Breakout West is celebrating 15 years this year, and has just released the list of 2017  Western Canadian Music Award nominees. The star studded list is full of reasons why the Canadian music scene is dominating the charts. The awards are taking place in Edmonton on Sept. 13th-17th. Leading the charge is British Columbia […]

Dauphin’s Countryfest announces the next round of artists for the 2017 festival and what a great way to celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday

The 28th annual Dauphin’s Countryfest takes place June 29 to July 2 this year. It’s Canada’s longest running country music festival and this four-day festival has been attracting the biggest names in country music since it began in 1990. There are three stages for artists to perform, with the Club Regent Casino & Event Centre […]

Country Thunder Calgary is back for 2017 with a massive lineup

Last year saw the first time ever the Country Thunder music festival hit Calgary, Alberta, and it was a massive success. It’s no secret this city loves it’s country music, and it was about time we had a local festival dedicated to just that. Yes, of course we have the infamous Calgary Stampede, but us locals crave more! Some […]

Manitoulin Country Fest – Day 4

Sunday, we came to our final day of Manitoulin Country Fest 2016. It was the quietest day of the festival, with only two acts on the bill. Many people had cleared out of the camping area to make there way back home for the start of a new work week but, the diehards remained and […]

Teepee Creek Stampede marks 100th year

The Teepee Creek Stampede is celebrating their 100th year this month! The Stampede has something for everyone, Chuckwagon racing, pro rodeo, live music and much more. As Canadian Beats is dedicated to Canadian music, the main attraction in our eyes is of course the live music, and this year our own Zach Cooper will be […]

Performers announced for Nashville North at The Calgary Stampede

It’s almost that time of year again! That time of year that you can eat any food that your wild imagination can come up with, and then go and puke it up on the slingshot. And all the while you are dressed like someone from dukes of hazard, and you totally fit in!  Yup! You guessed […]