BEATROUTE BC E-EDITION

Ad

Beatroute BC on Instagram

  • Nonstop laughs at vantheatresports performance of Western World On nowhellip
  • Another Easter long weekend gone by means another 5 dayshellip
  • Day 1 of seasonsfest starts tonight with a panel discussionhellip
  • Happy 420 fam    Pick up a printhellip
  • Just got paid a visit by some nimbusrecording students forhellip
  • playboicartikicked offseasonsfestlast night at Venue and if this show washellip
  • We got spooky with The Damned on Saturday night athellip
  • The way we approached this album is if the worldhellip
  • Celebrating 50 years of Odessey and Oracle The Zombies arehellip
Ad
Ad
Ad

Video Premiere: Alone in This by Christa Couture

Wednesday 29th, March 2017 / 19:14
By Liam Prost

By Jen Squires

CALGARY –Christa Couture’s music is just fashionable as her namesake implies. She’s a respectful songwriter, whose country-tinged tunes reflect honesty and warmth. Even when writing a break-up album, Couture reads her subject generously, and looks inward. After three records dealing largely with her own struggle with the cancer which claimed her leg, a break up is relatively comprehensible, and she tackles the subject with poise and tact.

BeatRoute is proud to premiere ‘Alone in This,’ a track she unravels the gulf of feeling between herself and her former partner, never lashing out, and subsequently offering a hope and optimism (concepts all too often confused). The video sees Couture and her smartly-dressed band softly playing the song in a turn-of-the-century hallway, aged wood and partly covered windows. A space devoid of the iconography of the home, but with light peaking in around the corners.

Christa Couture’s new record, Long Time Leaving is a break up album you can sing alone to in the bath, released last year.

,

AFFILIATE DISCLOSURE:

BeatRoute.ca is a member of Apple Music's Affiliate Program. This site collects commissions on purchases that our site's readers decide to make from Apple Music/iTunes affiliate embeds and hyperlinks provided in our posts.

Search

Ad

BEATROUTE AB E-EDITION

Beatroute AB on Instagram

  • Sled Islands second wave lineup announcement is here! Hot damn
  • 5440 closing the cmw2017 Canadian MusicAnd Broadcasting Industry Awards
  • CMW 2017! Taking in the Canadian Music Broadcast Industry Awards!hellip
  • wolfparade at thegreathall for sirusxm cmw2017
  • jannarden accepting her induction to the halloffame at cmw2017
  • Foon Yap beautifully playing at a house show during cmw2017hellip
  • Cramps vibes and crunchy beach sounds Punk crooners to diehellip
  • JUST ANNOUNCED! Vancouvers reigning indie pop prodigies thenewpornographers will behellip
Ad
Ad