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Win tickets to One Love Music Festival in Calgary on Sept. 5

Win tickets to One Love Music Festival in Calgary on Sept. 5

Calgary, AB – Exactly one week from yesterday (Aug. 29), Calgary sees the first ever installation of the One Love Music Festival. … Read More »

Joey Bada$$ World Domination Tour stops in Vancouver Sept. 19th

Joey Bada$$ World Domination Tour stops in Vancouver Sept. 19th

Vancouver, BC – Timbre Concerts is setting up to bring Joey Bada$$‘ World Domination Tour through to Vancity for an all-ages event … Read More »

Director Darren Aronofsky talks music & film with Red Bull Music Academy in Toronto, Sept. 10

Director Darren Aronofsky talks music & film with Red Bull Music Academy in Toronto, Sept. 10

Toronto, ON – Red Bull Music Academy announced Wednesday that it will bring Oscar nominated film director Darren Aronofsky (Requiem for a … Read More »

jSTOCK releases new video; set to perform in Ottawa, Toronto & Vancouver this September

jSTOCK releases new video; set to perform in Ottawa, Toronto & Vancouver this September

Columbus, OH – Ohio rapper jSTOCK teams up with director Justin “JMillz” Milhouse for his new visuals for “The Trap Pt. 2.” … Read More »

Highlights from The Hip-Hop Showcase at Shambhala Music Festival

Highlights from The Hip-Hop Showcase at Shambhala Music Festival

Salmo, BC – Hindu texts mention the village Shambhala as the birthplace of Kalki, the final incarnation of Vishnu who will usher … Read More »

YYZ to A3C: Toronto’s MegaPowers collective looks to raise money for Atlanta trip

YYZ to A3C: Toronto’s MegaPowers collective looks to raise money for Atlanta trip

Toronto, ON – A3C, Atlanta’s premier annual hip-hop festival, has made a point of showcasing Canadian talent for the past few years … Read More »

Ottawa’s House of PainT Festival celebrates 12 years at Brewer Park Sept. 9-13

Ottawa’s House of PainT Festival celebrates 12 years at Brewer Park Sept. 9-13

Ottawa, ON – House of PainT Festival of Urban Arts and Culture (HoP) celebrates its 12th annual Festival with the Main Event … Read More »

Review: Nicki Minaj’s Pinkprint Tour comes to an end in Edmonton

Review: Nicki Minaj’s Pinkprint Tour comes to an end in Edmonton

Edmonton, AB – The concourse at Rexall Place may as well have been a catwalk – that’s what happens when Nicki Minaj … Read More »

Review: Miguel’s WildHeart Tour Lights up the Commodore Ballroom

Review: Miguel’s WildHeart Tour Lights up the Commodore Ballroom

Vancouver, BC – This past weekend, a sold-out crowd at Vancouver’s Commodore Ballroom got a taste of Miguel‘s WildHeart Tour.

Scarborough’s Social Anti talks #triggers exhibit; Toronto Aug 28 – 30

Scarborough’s Social Anti talks #triggers exhibit; Toronto Aug 28 – 30

Toronto, ON – Last week we told you about a new 20-piece photo exhibit known as #triggers which is based on the … Read More »

True Rhythm presents: Sage Francis & Sweatshop Union in Calgary & Red Deer

True Rhythm presents: Sage Francis & Sweatshop Union in Calgary & Red Deer

Calgary, AB – Our good friends over at True Rhythm recently announced that they are bringing Sage Francis and Sweatshop Union to … Read More »

Tomorrow: Day 1 of KOTD’s 3-day World Domination 5 Global Supremacy

Tomorrow: Day 1 of KOTD’s 3-day World Domination 5 Global Supremacy

Toronto, ON – Hip-hop heads and battle MCs from around the world are currently descending upon Toronto for the next chapter of … Read More »

The Pinkprint Tour: DeJ Loaf is the greatest & Meek Mill is losing it

The Pinkprint Tour: DeJ Loaf is the greatest & Meek Mill is losing it

Calgary, AB – On Aug. 18, the good people over at Live Nation brought Nicki Minaj and her Pinkprint Tour through Calgary … Read More »

Review: Miguel brings his Wildheart tour to Toronto’s Sound Academy

Review: Miguel brings his Wildheart tour to Toronto’s Sound Academy

Toronto, ON – Musicians like Prince, Queen, Guns N’ Roses and Michael Jackson dominated the 80s and set the bar unbelievably high … Read More »

Cipha Sounds to headline comedy event in Vancouver Aug. 23

Cipha Sounds to headline comedy event in Vancouver Aug. 23

Vancouver, BC – Vancouver’s Alexander Gastown recently started a weekly comedy affair that takes place every Sunday in their Gastown venue with … Read More »

Win tickets to Miguel’s concert after-party at Fortune Sound Aug. 22

Win tickets to Miguel’s concert after-party at Fortune Sound Aug. 22

Vancouver, BC – After his Wildheart Tour stop in Vancouver on August 22 at The Commodore Ballroom, Miguel will take his concert after-party … Read More »

Dej Loaf performs at Ten Nightclub in Calgary on Aug. 18

Dej Loaf performs at Ten Nightclub in Calgary on Aug. 18

Calgary, AB – On Aug. 18, our good friends over at Two Towers and One Entertainment bring Dej Loaf to Ten Nightclub … Read More »

Festival recap: Squamish Valley Music Festival Photo Gallery

Festival recap: Squamish Valley Music Festival Photo Gallery

Squamish, BC – Our crew had an amazing weekend at Squamish Valley Music Festival early August in Squamish, BC. Prachi Kamble wrote … Read More »

Review: Hip-hop takes the cake at the Squamish Valley Music Festival

Review: Hip-hop takes the cake at the Squamish Valley Music Festival

Drake, Jazz Cartier, ScHoolboy Q, SonReal & more! … Read More »

Paul Wall the Slab God brings Canadian Codeine Tour to Halifax Aug. 23

Paul Wall the Slab God brings Canadian Codeine Tour to Halifax Aug. 23

Halifax, NS – Looks like “The People’s Champ” Paul Wall will be in Halifax next weekend at the Reflections Cabaret (5187 Salter … Read More »

Win 2 tickets to see Obie Trice in Vancouver on Aug. 20th

Win 2 tickets to see Obie Trice in Vancouver on Aug. 20th

Vancouver, BC – That’s Entertaining Productions, Hip-Hop (HHK) Karaoke Vancouver & Fortune Sound are presenting a very special August edition of HHK … Read More »

Tinashe to host concert after-party at Alexander Gastown on Aug. 16th

Tinashe to host concert after-party at Alexander Gastown on Aug. 16th

Vancouver, BC – After her performance during Nicki’s Minaj’s Pink Print Tour stop in Vancouver on August 16th at Roger’s Area, LA … Read More »

Bone Thugs N Harmony hit the West Coast mid September

Bone Thugs N Harmony hit the West Coast mid September

Edmonton, AB – Spotlight Productions is gearing up to bring hip-hop legends Bone Thugs N Harmony through to the West Coast for … Read More »

Raekwon hits Venue Night Club Sept. 4th

Raekwon hits Venue Night Club Sept. 4th

Vancouver, BC – For those who missed him in the past, the Chef will be back in Vancity on September 4th.
#BlueprintLive is … Read More »

Wu-Tang Clan set to perform live in Edmonton & Calgary #HHCSponsored

Wu-Tang Clan set to perform live in Edmonton & Calgary #HHCSponsored

Edmonton, AB – Has the headline sunk in yet? Didn’t think so! Christmas came early for the underdogs, otherwise known as the … Read More »

Skepta “Shutdown” Toronto during his tour’s final show

Skepta “Shutdown” Toronto during his tour’s final show

Toronto, ON – Grime is a powerful musical movement that was birthed in the UK during … Read More »

Hamilton’s !Kryme Won & DJ Rix advance to 2015 Canadian National DMC Championships

Hamilton’s !Kryme Won & DJ Rix advance to 2015 Canadian National DMC Championships

Toronto, ON – The 2015 Canadian DMC Battleground kicked off with the Toronto Ontario Regional DJ Competition this past Sunday, August 8th … Read More »

“R.I.P. Meek” on display as Drake headlines BC’s Squamish Valley Music Fest

“R.I.P. Meek” on display as Drake headlines BC’s Squamish Valley Music Fest

Squamish, BC “I’m the Canadian guy making all the American guys mad” – Drake’s first words as he took the stage in … Read More »

Eiffel Tower Ent. presents I-Octane for Edmonton Reggae Fest Official After-Party

Eiffel Tower Ent. presents I-Octane for Edmonton Reggae Fest Official After-Party

Edmonton, AB – Summer maybe winding down, but the music festival circuit is still going strong. The Edmonton Reggae Festival will be … Read More »

Tomorrow: DJ Shiftee, Vekked & more at the Toronto Regional DMC DJ Competition

Tomorrow: DJ Shiftee, Vekked & more at the Toronto Regional DMC DJ Competition

Toronto, ON – We’re in for a treat tomorrow – and what better way to spend a Sunday? The 2015 Canadian DMC … Read More »

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