All posts by Jenna Melanson

  • Our Year In Review

    Instead of a Friday Playlist this week, we decided to each tell you a bit about our favourite music moments from 2013. Keep reading to...

  • Throwback Thursday – Skye Sweetnam

    By: Jenna Melanson Skye Sweetnam released her debut single, “Billy S” in 2003. She later released her debut album, “Noise from the Basement” which included...

  • New video released by Infinite

    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FpInm_nmCWo&feature=youtu.be By: Jenna Melanson Infinite, otherwise known as Desmond Francis, a hip hop artist from Rexadale in West Toronto has released a video for his...

  • First Annual Canadian Beats Awards RESULTS!

    It’s finally that time that we’ve all been waiting for, the results of the first annual Canadian Beats awards. We had so much fun putting...

  • Music Monday – Andrew Cassara

    By: Jenna Melanson Andrew Cassara is an 18 year old pop artist from Ottawa, Ontario. He has singing at the age of 4, when he...

  • Review – Alexa Ferr: Mixtape

    By: Jenna Melanson Mix Tape – Shades of My Lipstick (The Christmas Treats) Release Date – December 25, 2013 Link – https://soundcloud.com/alexaferrmusic/sets/shades-of-my-lipstick-the Genre – Rugged...

  • Friday Playlist – Our Favourites of 2013

    This week, we each chose our 3 favourite songs of 2013, this doesn’t necessarily mean “singles”, just songs that were released in 2013. Jenna’s Picks...

  • Happy Holidays!

    From all of us at Canadian Beats, we’d like to wish you all a very Merry Christmas! And of course a safe and happy New...

  • Music Monday – This Side of Town

    By: Jenna Melanson This Side of Town is a pop/ rock band from Vancouver, BC. The band consists of Melanie Ast (Vocals), Jennifer Lai (Guitar),...

  • Interview – Shawnee

    By: Jenna Melanson You may remember reading about this upcoming pop-meets-country artist releasing a new song a while ago, well now it’s time to learn...

  • New Video from The Emptiness

    By: Jenna Melanson The Emptiness is a one man band featuring Alex Bent. You may remember his song, “Song for Selena” which is now up...

  • Friday Playlist – Our Favourite Christmas Songs

    This week, we each chose our three favourite Christmas songs (some originals, some covers) by Canadian bands/ artists. It was a fun week, that we...

  • Review – Alexa Ferr

    By: Jenna Melanson EP – Lipstick on the Glass Release Date – September 4, 2013 Itunes Link – https://itunes.apple.com/ca/album/lipstick-on-the-glass-ep/id705431344 Genre – Rugged Pop/ R&B Alexa...

  • Music Monday – Kendall Patrick

    By: Jenna Melanson Kendall Patrick is a alternative folk singer/ songwriter from Ladysmith, BC. She believes that art should serve a purpose greater than the...