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Artist Spotlight: Issah Contractor
Artist Spotlight: Issah Contractor
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Artist Spotlight: Issah Contractor

Up close and personal with one and the only – Issah Contractor, a multi-faceted Vancouver, BC recording and session artist: drummer, bassist, composer, screenwriter and film director.
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Lovey James: Musical Tricks from an American Idol

  Surgeon General’s Warning: Listening to Tricks by the lovely Lovey James may lead to obsessive listening to Tricks and anything else by Lovey! Don’t say we didn’t warn you. We took the chance to get the deets from the voice herself, on her past, present and future in music.   SB (StarBeat): The First […]
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Bitten by the Music Bug w/ Brittin Lane
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Bitten by the Music Bug w/ Brittin Lane

Let’s get to know more about up and comer Brittin Lane who was bitten by the music bug at and early age and hasn’t stopped since.   SB (StarBeat): From the Starting Line: How did you get your start in the music world? BL (Brittin Lane): Music has been a big part of my life […]
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Living Through Music w/ Olivia Cella
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Living Through Music w/ Olivia Cella

StarBeat had a chance to chat with Olivia Cella – a young singer-songwriter who is just on the heels of being awarded June’s ‘Best Song of The Month’ by Songwriter Universe for her first single ‘Missing U’. Let’s see what else she has going on, as this is obviously just the beginning for her.   […]
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Alessandra: Drummin’ Through Life in the USA
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Alessandra: Drummin’ Through Life in the USA

    StarBeat Talent Mag feature Q and A with Alessandra – bringing some girl power to the world of drums!   SB (StarBeat): How did you first get interested in music and more specifically drumming?     AL (Alessandra): When I about seven years old, I was really interested in music and started learning […]
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Willow Stephens and the Wind of Nostalgia Fuelling her Music

    StarBeat got a chance to chat with LA-Based singer-songwriter Willow Stephens about her musical style, lyrics and exciting new release coming out soon.   SB (StarBeat): Stylish: How would you describe your musical style? WS (Willow Stephens): I would say, “new-fangled, old school soul”.  I grew up on jazz music, Motown records, old […]
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Band on The Horizon w/ The Rising Lights
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Band on The Horizon w/ The Rising Lights

This band from Switzerland is making their way up over the horizon – let’s find out more about their rise.   SB (StarBeat): Roll Call: Who are The Rising Lights? TRL (The Rising Lights): The Rising Lights is a Swiss rock / pop band, founded 2013 in school by the three friends, Dennis, Jovin and […]
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Popping on the Mic w/ Johnnie Mikel
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Popping on the Mic w/ Johnnie Mikel

Singer-Songwriter Johnnie Mikel is making his way up the charts with his fun pop tunes, but they come from a serious place. Let’s find out more about what got him to this point, and what he has planned for the next stage.   SB (StarBeat): Quick Intro: How did you find your way to music […]
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Canadian Rising Star: Ashley Pater from Surrey, BC
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Canadian Rising Star: Ashley Pater from Surrey, BC

    Ashley Pater is one of those artists that immediately flips on your talent antennas. Her style is unique and her delivery is honest. We interviewed her after her breakthrough performance in our inaugural Top Talent in Canada February 2017 contest.   SB (StarBeat): Congratulations Ashley! What a great showing in the last day […]
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Rapper Dylan Kusch is All In It w/ the Northern Vibez
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Rapper Dylan Kusch is All In It w/ the Northern Vibez

    SB (StarBeat): The Source: What inspired you to make your new album “North Vibez”? DK (Dylan Kusch): Winter is my favorite season. I make the best music during the Winter. I don’t know why. So, this album is a collection of music I’ve made during the past winter season.     SB: The […]
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A Girl, a Ukulele and Some Yodeling w/ Alessandra Cowan
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A Girl, a Ukulele and Some Yodeling w/ Alessandra Cowan

    Everything old is new again in the youthful hands of Alessandra Cowan – singer, musician and yodeler.   SB (StarBeat): 1,2,3…Go: When did you start singing? AC (Alessandra Cowan): I started singing as soon as I could talk.   SB: Next Step: When did you start performing? AC: I started performing on stage […]
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Musical Musings w/ Moa

Moa has made the move from Sweden to the United States to express and explain herself through her music.  Let’s find out more, and see what she will be up to next!   SB (StarBeat): Intro: Your debut EP [Pronounced; Moe-ah] came out last week. What does the name mean to you? M (Moa): I’m […]