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True Rhythm presents Onyx “Wakedafucup Album Release Tour” in Calgary [News]

Calgary, ABOriginally published May 20, 2014 – On Aug. 15, our fam over at True Rhythm bring Onyx‘s Wakedafucup Album Release Tour to Dickens Pub in Calgary. The East Coast rap crew (Sticky Fingaz and Fredro Starr, sans Sonny Seeza) are fresh off the release of their latest studio album, Wakedafucup.

Fingaz and Starr linked up with the producing Snowgoons crew for the project and dropped it back in March. While hip-hop is starting to embrace softer rap elements (shout-out to soft rap, by the way – it’s great), Onyx takes it all back to the grimier elements of the rap game with some solid horrorcore, anecdotal narratives, and – of course – those gnarly Snowgoons beats. Check out the official event flyer and peep event details after the jump.

True Rhythm presents: Onyx - Wakedafuckup Album Release Tour in Calgary [News] -

True Rhythm presents: Onyx - Wakedafuckup Album Release Tour in Calgary [News] -

Opening support for the evening will be provided by Mic Starink, Lex & Moe D, Grimehouse, T-Blaze, Saintanik, and Majic. The evening will be hosted by Ominous and Mr. Precise (aka: True Rhythm’s own KG). Tickets are already available online, and will be at ticket outlets (Dickens, Grass Roots, The Next Level, Le Rock and Sloth) on Jun. 16.

Early bird tickets are $25, advance tickets are $30, and meet-and-greet packages are available for $60. Doors open at 9:30 p.m. This is an 18-plus event so make sure you bring your I.D., and all other essentials. For more information, check out the event’s official Facebook page. And don’t forget to follow True Rhythm on Facebook and Twitter.

Twitter: @ONYX_HQ | @Fredro_Starr | @iamStickyFingaz | @TrueRhythmCA

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Sarah Sussman is HipHopCanada's Associate Editor in Chief. Sarah was born-and-raised in Calgary, AB. She is a freelance writer and photographer, as well as a 2013 graduate from SAIT Polytechnic's journalism program. She writes about hip-hop and fashion (and sometimes a combination of the two). She also manages a vintage clothing boutique on-the-side. Sarah has written for The Weal, Where Calgary, Essential Calgary, and Our Alberta. Sarah started working with HipHopCanada in Jan. 2013 as Canadian Prairies Editor. She has been fortunate enough to interview some pretty cool cats, including Action Bronson, Ghostface Killah, Moka Only, Joey Bada$$, Mac Miller, Maseo (De La Soul), Ali Shaheed Muhammad (A Tribe Called Quest), and more. Twitter: @IHeartTART

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