"In a world where girl-loves-boy lyrics permeate pop, Sugarbeach is an exciting discovery for the lesbian pop-loving community. Based in Vancouver, Canada, Sugarbeach consists of Marlee Walchuk and Tully Callender, two out artists who bring queer issues into the limelight through ear-catching tracks."
Eleni Stephanides - Curve Magazine
Winners of 3 Pride In the Arts Awards in the U.S. including Favorite Group of the Year and nominated for an Outmusic Award in 2009 in New York City.
Marlee Walchuk and Tully Callender of Sugarbeach are known worldwide for their anthem, ”Living Out Proud” which they wrote for the 30th Anniversary of Vancouver Pride and also launched both Whistler and Vancouver Pride houses for the 2010 Winter Olympics.
Last year they wrote and performed the theme song for the 2011 North American Outgames “Come On Out,” which can also be heard in the film “Eating Out-The Open Weekend” and was the #1 Song of the Year on the Outvoice 2011 Top Ten Countdown in the U.S.
Sugarbeach are also the creators of the internets first LGBT Music Video Channel, promotional site and Global Awards, RightOutTV.com which promotes over 100 Out artists and also features “The Sugarbeach Show.”