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Ain’t No Way: Dartmouth’s FoFF & Octave team up for new single

Ain’t No Way: Dartmouth’s FoFF & Octave team up for new single

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You need to listen to Cadence Weapon’s Train Wreck Mix for Red Bull Music Academy

You need to listen to Cadence Weapon’s Train Wreck Mix for Red Bull Music Academy

Toronto, ON – Canadian rapper, writer, Polaris Prize nominee and former Poet Laureate of Edmonton Cadence Weapon (aka: Roland Pemberton) recently teamed … Read More »

Machine Gun Kelly brings The Alpha Omega Tour to Edmonton on Dec. 10

Machine Gun Kelly brings The Alpha Omega Tour to Edmonton on Dec. 10

Edmonton, AB – Machine Gun Kelly is about to add another epic tour to his resume. The Canadian leg of the Alpha … Read More »

Listen to “Never Know” by The Search featuring Tona Tencreddi of Naturally Born Strangers

Listen to “Never Know” by The Search featuring Tona Tencreddi of Naturally Born Strangers

Toronto, ON – Tona Tencreddi connects with Quake and Kayo of The Search for a dope Yogidaproducer-produced banger called “Never Know. Just … Read More »

Tonight: Nitty Scott, DillanPonders, Erik Flowchild & more are ‘Live At The BBQ’ at Black Canvas

Tonight: Nitty Scott, DillanPonders, Erik Flowchild & more are ‘Live At The BBQ’ at Black Canvas

Toronto, ON – If you’re in the GTA tonight, the place to be is Black Canvas Gallery where Nitty Scott, MC headlines … Read More »

Fargo Fridays returns! Tory Lanez enlists Rick Ross for Rick James-inspired “Super Freaky”

Fargo Fridays returns! Tory Lanez enlists Rick Ross for Rick James-inspired “Super Freaky”

Toronto, ON – The album is out but Fargo Fridays lives on. Featuring a guest appearance by Rick Ross, the newly released … Read More »

Episode 010: Stirling & Jonathon of The Faculty / Co. talk Kapernick, the New Toronto & more

Episode 010: Stirling & Jonathon of The Faculty / Co. talk Kapernick, the New Toronto & more

Toronto, ON – Hosts Shane Stirling and Jonathon “Bizz” Brown round out Season 001 of The Faculty / Co. podcast with sports … Read More »

Ain’t No Way: Dartmouth’s FoFF & Octave team up for new single

Ain’t No Way: Dartmouth’s FoFF & Octave team up for new single

Dartmouth, NS – Darkside recording artist and producer FoFF teams up with Octave for a new record called “Ain’t No Way.” True … Read More »

Song of the Day: SonReal’s POPS-produced banger “SoHo” off The Name EP

Song of the Day: SonReal’s POPS-produced banger “SoHo” off The Name EP

Waterloo, ON – Back in August, SonReal released the critically acclaimed EP, The Name, and the project’s lead single, “Can I Get … Read More »

Kaytranada wins the 2016 Polaris Music Prize; releases 0.001% mixtape

Kaytranada wins the 2016 Polaris Music Prize; releases 0.001% mixtape

Montreal, QC – This week marks a major milestone for Montreal super-producer Kaytranada as he won the 2016 Polaris Music Prize for … Read More »

Frankie Payne previews new Message In A Bottle LP with Big Tweeze & Sproxx-produced single

Frankie Payne previews new Message In A Bottle LP with Big Tweeze & Sproxx-produced single

Toronto, ON – More music from the Freedom Writers camp, and another Toronto veteran. Frankie Payne aka Jugganot is gearing up to … Read More »

Song of the Day: Theo3 calls out shady promoters on new Sproxx-produced single “Rock 4 A Fee”

Song of the Day: Theo3 calls out shady promoters on new Sproxx-produced single “Rock 4 A Fee”

Toronto, ON – Veteran Toronto recording artist Theo3 comes crashing in and demolishes an ill hard-hitting Big Sproxx beat with “Rock 4 … Read More »

Veteran producer Sproxx reminds us why he’s one of the best with Born Here Raised Here LP

Veteran producer Sproxx reminds us why he’s one of the best with Born Here Raised Here LP

Toronto, ON – Veteran Rexdale producer Sproxx has helped the careers of dozens of Toronto artists, and his new project is a … Read More »

SonReal, Joey Bada$$, Bryson Tiller & more to perform at Ottawa’s CityFolk Festival

SonReal, Joey Bada$$, Bryson Tiller & more to perform at Ottawa’s CityFolk Festival

Ottawa, ON – This city has one dope festival after another. Between Bluesfest and House of PainT, there is no shortage of … Read More »

God Bless enlists Good Guy Pictures for “Gunman Freestyle” video

God Bless enlists Good Guy Pictures for “Gunman Freestyle” video

Ottawa, ON – MC God Bless and production company Good Guy Pictures team up for a new first-person shooter inspired video for … Read More »

Breaking down So Loki’s V

Breaking down So Loki’s V

Vancouver, BC – Around 9 p.m. Sunday evening, Sam, half of So Loki, personally delivered me a hard copy of V. He … Read More »

Johnny Darko breaks down his new JiggyHendrix produced track “Cigarettes”

Johnny Darko breaks down his new JiggyHendrix produced track “Cigarettes”

Toronto, ON – Johnny Darko recently teamed up with JiggyHendrix to release this new track titled “Cigarettes” (that samples “Cigarette Song” by … Read More »

Tonight: Revival hosts the 2016 Canadian National DMC DJ Championships

Tonight: Revival hosts the 2016 Canadian National DMC DJ Championships

Toronto, ON – Revival is the place to be tonight as Canada’s top DJs compete in the 2016 Canadian National DMC DJ … Read More »

Seth Dyer spoke with us about his new track “Together” & how he balances music with life

Seth Dyer spoke with us about his new track “Together” & how he balances music with life

Toronto, ON – Toronto artist Seth Dyer has been making some major moves lately. Following our chat with Seth last week about … Read More »

Method Man and Redman to perform in Edmonton & Calgary in November

Method Man and Redman to perform in Edmonton & Calgary in November

Edmonton, AB – Brought to you by Blueprint Alberta, Nightshift Entertainment, True Rhythm and DubSac Productions Method Man and Redman will hit … Read More »

Song of the Day: First Division drop “C.D.C.” remix with Torae, Prince Po, Ruste Juxx & more

Song of the Day: First Division drop “C.D.C.” remix with Torae, Prince Po, Ruste Juxx & more

Toronto, ON – Shylow and Expertise of Toronto’s legendary Bomb Shelta Association are known collectively as First Division (or Pillosnatchaz for fans that have … Read More »

Listen to the Shoot Em All Let God Sort Dem Out EP from Ottawa vet God Bless

Listen to the Shoot Em All Let God Sort Dem Out EP from Ottawa vet God Bless

Ottawa, ON – Earlier this summer, veteran Ottawa rapper God Bless released a new EP, produced entirely by his brother, Midas Touch. … Read More »

We caught up with AR to talk about the “Pressure”

We caught up with AR to talk about the “Pressure”

Mississauga, ON – Earlier this month, Mississauga artist AR released a new track titled “Pressure” (produced by Mister E).
The track is a … Read More »

Everything I Love: Mindbender reviews the Bad Boy Family Reunion Tour

Everything I Love: Mindbender reviews the Bad Boy Family Reunion Tour

Toronto, ON – Bad Boys usually move in silence. But sometimes, like a mafia Godfather trying to … Read More »

“We’re working on an album.” Kanye’s Vogue interview fuels anticipation for Drake collabo

“We’re working on an album.” Kanye’s Vogue interview fuels anticipation for Drake collabo

Toronto, ON – Kanye West recently alluded to the long-awaited collaborative project with Drake during an appearance at OVO Fest, and now … Read More »

Listen to “Focused On A Bag” by veteran Ottawa rapper Vico

Listen to “Focused On A Bag” by veteran Ottawa rapper Vico

Ottawa, ON – Ottawa vet Vico kicked off the weekend with a new Sixx Digits-produced record called “Focused On A Bag.” Check … Read More »

Tomorrow: Quake Matthews & Kayo bring Lost & Found Tour to Medicine Hat

Tomorrow: Quake Matthews & Kayo bring Lost & Found Tour to Medicine Hat

Medicine Hat, AB – With a pair of dates already in the bag Kayo and Quake Matthews continue their Lost & Found Canadian … Read More »

Brampton up-and-comer Romeyo Wilson teams up with 1UP for “RnB Chick”

Brampton up-and-comer Romeyo Wilson teams up with 1UP for “RnB Chick”

Brampton, ON – More new music from OSOT’s Romeyo Wilson. This is the 1UP-produced “RnB Chick,” mixed and mastered by Mnstrm. Peep … Read More »

Tonight: Classified brings the Beautiful Escape Tour to Oshawa’s Music Hall

Tonight: Classified brings the Beautiful Escape Tour to Oshawa’s Music Hall

Oshawa, ON – Classified will be at The Music Hall (39 King Street East) in Oshawa this evening for the latest leg … Read More »

The Story of Camoflauge: Toronto’s Gangis Khan embarks on Eastern Canadian tour Sept. 15 – 23

The Story of Camoflauge: Toronto’s Gangis Khan embarks on Eastern Canadian tour Sept. 15 – 23

Toronto, ON – Veteran Scarborough MC Gangis Khan aka Camoflauge is hitting the road this month for a string of shows in … Read More »

Profile: Ottawa’s Lawless Elz gears up for release of new mixtape & EP

Profile: Ottawa’s Lawless Elz gears up for release of new mixtape & EP

Ottawa, ON – He was born in Brooklyn but is currently pursuing his musical career from Ottawa’s bubbling south-side. High Heat Entertainment’s … Read More »

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