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Maestro speaks with Global Halifax about acting, Fish N’ Chips, new projects & more

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Dead Rappers Society: Catching up with Ben Gregor in Toronto [Interview]

Dead Rappers Society: Catching up with Ben Gregor in Toronto [Interview]

Toronto, ON – Last week, Toronto’s evening commuters may have witnessed an unexpected hip-hop video being filmed by the railroad tracks in the … Read More »

JD Era and Rich Kidd: The 5 STAR GLOW Tour kicks off on Feb. 22 [News]

JD Era and Rich Kidd: The 5 STAR GLOW Tour kicks off on Feb. 22 [News]

Toronto, ON – Our friends over at IceBurgh Society Entertainment and KT Diamond Promotions just announced four Ontario dates for the upcoming … Read More »

Nominations now open for the 2014 SiriusXM Indie Awards [News]

Nominations now open for the 2014 SiriusXM Indie Awards [News]

Toronto, ON – The 14th Annual SiriusXM Indie Awards return to Canadian Music week on May 10, 2014 at Kool Haus. And … Read More »

Canadians Jazzfeezy & Steve  Samson produce T.I. single “I Ain’t Goin” [News]

Canadians Jazzfeezy & Steve Samson produce T.I. single “I Ain’t Goin” [News]

Atlanta, GA – T.I.’s new single, “I Ain’t Goin,” was produced by Canada’s own Jazzfeezy and Steve Samson. Look out for the … Read More »

Win tickets to see E-40 at FiveSixty March 8 [Contest]

Win tickets to see E-40 at FiveSixty March 8 [Contest]

Vancouver, BC – If you missed E-40 get Sick Wit It the last time he was in Vancity, you have a chance … Read More »

King Of The Dot presents Gastown Vancouver at Fortune Sound on Feb. 22 [News]

King Of The Dot presents Gastown Vancouver at Fortune Sound on Feb. 22 [News]

Vancouver, BC – King Of The Dot is doing it up proper, bringing a handful of crazy battlers to Vancity’s Fortune Sound … Read More »

#BigTicket presents: The Golden Tour live in Toronto on Feb. 14 [News]

#BigTicket presents: The Golden Tour live in Toronto on Feb. 14 [News]

Toronto, ON – On Feb. 14, our friends over at #BigTicket bring The Golden Tour to Wrong Bar (1279 Queen St. W) … Read More »

The Golden Tour: Relic, GhettoSocks, and Fresh Kils live in Calgary [News]

The Golden Tour: Relic, GhettoSocks, and Fresh Kils live in Calgary [News]

Calgary, AB – On Feb. 25, our friends over at Beat Street West and Shaolin Sundays bring Relic, GhettoSocks, and Fresh Kils … Read More »

Drake & Classified pick up multiple 2014 JUNO Awards nominations [News]

Drake & Classified pick up multiple 2014 JUNO Awards nominations [News]

Toronto, ON – 2014 JUNO Awards Nominations Announced – The diversity and talent of Canadian hip-hop will be well represented at the … Read More »

Real Talk offers compelling documentation of Australia’s Aboriginal scene [News]

Real Talk offers compelling documentation of Australia’s Aboriginal scene [News]

Sydney, AU – The second edition of the critically-acclaimed Australian book Real Talk: Aboriginal Rappers Talk About Their Music And Country, is … Read More »

Maestro’s “Reach for the Sky” named anthem for 2014 Winter Olympics [News]

Maestro’s “Reach for the Sky” named anthem for 2014 Winter Olympics [News]

Sochi, RS – CBC has announced that the “Reach for the Sky (Gold Medal Mix)” by Maestro Fresh Wes, featuring Classified and … Read More »

Tomorrow: 10 at 10 Vol. 29 at Commonwealth Bar & Stage [News]

Tomorrow: 10 at 10 Vol. 29 at Commonwealth Bar & Stage [News]

Calgary, AB – Tomorrow night, Vol. 29 of 10 at 10 Hip-Hop Showcase goes down at Commonwealth Bar & Stage (731 – … Read More »

The Essential Guide to Hip-Hop Marketing & Publicity by Kayla Calloway [News]

The Essential Guide to Hip-Hop Marketing & Publicity by Kayla Calloway [News]

Atlanta, GA – Kayla Calloway knows hip-hop. More importantly she is an expert in the art in writing and media relations and … Read More »

T. Mills Vancouver Meet & Greet Feb 28 [News]

T. Mills Vancouver Meet & Greet Feb 28 [News]

Vancouver, BC – So you know about T. Mills or nah? If you don’t know about the California hip-pop’er already, now is … Read More »

Verble I – Lifestyles Of Inspired Artists [Mixtape]

Verble I – Lifestyles Of Inspired Artists [Mixtape]

Calgary, AB – On Jan. 20, Calgary’s own Verble I released his Lifestyles Of Inspired Artists mixtape. We’ve been waiting on this … Read More »

Fashion and Charity Bleed Together w/ 33 Kids & Maka Feb 15 [News]

Fashion and Charity Bleed Together w/ 33 Kids & Maka Feb 15 [News]

Vancouver, BC – HeartBreakerz Present: Fashion and Charity Bleed Together! This event is being held to raise donations for The Heart & Stroke … Read More »

HHC x NBS: The Naturally Born Strangers Giveaway [Contest]

HHC x NBS: The Naturally Born Strangers Giveaway [Contest]

Toronto, ON – In case you slept on the memo, Naturally Born Strangers are taking over Toronto’s Mod Club (722 College St.) … Read More »

Tonight: Win tickets to see Pusha T live in Calgary [Contest]

Tonight: Win tickets to see Pusha T live in Calgary [Contest]

Calgary, AB – It’s the day that you Calgary hip-hop heads have been waiting on all month. It’s the day that Pusha … Read More »

Tonight: Devin The Dude in Calgary at Commonwealth Bar & Stage [News]

Tonight: Devin The Dude in Calgary at Commonwealth Bar & Stage [News]

Calgary, AB – Tonight our friends over at Hifi Club have teamed up with The Source and Sled Island to bring Devin … Read More »

HipHopCanada & YYC Entertainment: Obie Trice, WC, and D12 giveaway [Contest]

HipHopCanada & YYC Entertainment: Obie Trice, WC, and D12 giveaway [Contest]

Calgary, AB – HipHopCanada and YYC Entertainment have teamed up to bring you some heavy-duty sweepstakes for the upcoming Obie Trice, WC, … Read More »

Tomorrow: Rob GF drops Michael Jacobs-directed “Lights Dim Low” video [News]

Tomorrow: Rob GF drops Michael Jacobs-directed “Lights Dim Low” video [News]

Toronto, ON – Rob GF is thrilled to announce the release of the music video for “Lights Dim Low” from his latest … Read More »

YYC Entertainment presents: Obie Trice, WC & D12 live in Calgary and Edmonton [News]

YYC Entertainment presents: Obie Trice, WC & D12 live in Calgary and Edmonton [News]

Calgary, AB – Our friends over at YYC Entertainment recently announced that they are bringing Obie Trice, WC, and D12 to Alberta … Read More »

Naturally Born Strangers Pop-Up Shop hits The Mod Club on Jan. 31 [News]

Naturally Born Strangers Pop-Up Shop hits The Mod Club on Jan. 31 [News]

Toronto, ON – If you’re looking for some new looks to close out the winter season, don’t miss the Naturally Born Strangers … Read More »

10 at 10 Spotlight: T-Bear [Interview]

10 at 10 Spotlight: T-Bear [Interview]

Calgary, AB – Every month we link up with the folks over at 10 at 10 Hip-Hop Showcase to spotlight one of our … Read More »

Prevail releases preview of up-coming solo album Born To Rayne [News]

Prevail releases preview of up-coming solo album Born To Rayne [News]

Vancouver, BC – It’s about time we’ve seen some new solo stuff from Swollen Member’s Prevail but don’t get too excited just … Read More »

Honey Cocaine & JD Era to headline in Toronto on Jan. 25 [News]

Honey Cocaine & JD Era to headline in Toronto on Jan. 25 [News]

Toronto, ON – This coming Saturday, Jan. 25, Mr. Lewinn & Real Swisher present The Takeover – a comedy / hip-hop showcase. … Read More »

HipHopCanada Vancouver Showcase Feb 6 at Hooker’s Green [News]

HipHopCanada Vancouver Showcase Feb 6 at Hooker’s Green [News]

Vancouver, BC – We love to show love to rappers. We also love to show love to the hip-hop community. That’s why … Read More »

Win a meet-and-greet with Kool Keith in Calgary [Contest]

Win a meet-and-greet with Kool Keith in Calgary [Contest]

Calgary, AB – In case you missed the memo, the good people over at True Rhythm are bringing Kool Keith and Snowgoons to … Read More »

Montreal mourns loss of year’s first homicide victim, MC Ali Chaotik [News]

Montreal mourns loss of year’s first homicide victim, MC Ali Chaotik [News]

Montreal, QC – The Real City has sadly lost some prominent members of it’s hip-hop community to violence in recent years and … Read More »

Boi-1da to coach Team Toronto at SXSW International Team Beat Battle [News]

Boi-1da to coach Team Toronto at SXSW International Team Beat Battle [News]

Toronto, ON – Grammy award-winning producer, Boi-1da will head up the coaching team for Team Toronto, as they compete in the first-ever … Read More »

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