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Vancouver’s Sharuk debuts Back In June; provides major summertime vibes

Vancouver’s Sharuk debuts Back In June; provides major summertime vibes

Vancouver, BC – Sharuk is fresh on Vancouver’s music scene and recently dropped his silky R&B debut EP Back In June. The … Read More »

Listen now: Golden’s new Showers album features Snak, Brevner, Merkules & more

Listen now: Golden’s new Showers album features Snak, Brevner, Merkules & more

Vancouver, BC – Earlier in the year, we ran a feature on Stealth Bomb’s Golden and his SBR debut, Showers. The album … Read More »

Kenny Gourmet initiates a summer wave with his latest single “Like A Movie”

Kenny Gourmet initiates a summer wave with his latest single “Like A Movie”

Vancouver, BC – The last time we heard from Vancity emcee, Kenny Gourmet, it was for the notable release of his last … Read More »

Erick Rush drops cinematic visuals for “#Since98” featuring Groovy Mave

Erick Rush drops cinematic visuals for “#Since98” featuring Groovy Mave

Edmonton, AB – One of the greatest things about music is it’s ability to bring together people from all around the world. Edmonton … Read More »

Song of the Day: Snak The Ripper leaks “FTW” in advance of June 17 album, From The Dirt

Song of the Day: Snak The Ripper leaks “FTW” in advance of June 17 album, From The Dirt

Vancouver, BC – Our Song of the Day comes in the form of an exclusive leak from our good friends at Stealth … Read More »

You need to listen to Maka’s new grime influenced Moxie EP

You need to listen to Maka’s new grime influenced Moxie EP

Vancouver, BC – Last month Vancouver artist Maka released a four-track grime-influenced EP titled Moxie. The EP was entirely produced by Ian … Read More »

Up close with The Smokers Club Tour

Up close with The Smokers Club Tour

Vancouver, BC – This past Tuesday Timbre Concerts brought forth The Smokers Club Tour to Fortune Sound with the legendary Cam’ron, The … Read More »

Is the beef coming to an end? Madchild gives a shout-out to Snak The Ripper & Merkules

Is the beef coming to an end? Madchild gives a shout-out to Snak The Ripper & Merkules

Vancouver, BC – Updated Jun. 1 at 10:45 a.m. MT – Looks like the rap beef is not coming to an end. … Read More »

Classified talks about his collaboration with Snak The Ripper & Slug on “Never Stop The Show”

Classified talks about his collaboration with Snak The Ripper & Slug on “Never Stop The Show”

Enfield, NS – This week Classified is promoting the single “Never Stop The Show” off his recently released Greatful album. The track … Read More »

Discreet rolls out new album Victoria’s Secret and dominates for Victoria

Discreet rolls out new album Victoria’s Secret and dominates for Victoria

Victoria, BC – While some artists show up with a mere few tracks, others realize that riding fans appreciate a little something extra … Read More »

Stealth Bomb’s new Golden boy rains Showers with debut album

Stealth Bomb’s new Golden boy rains Showers with debut album

Vancouver, BC – Originally published on May 10, 2016 – They are pushing the boundaries of Canadian hip-hop and now the Stealth … Read More »

Macklemore hits Vancouver as first stop on North American tour

Macklemore hits Vancouver as first stop on North American tour

Vancouver, BC – It’s been four years since independent Seattle emcee, Macklemore, performed in Vancouver. August 12th, 2012 saw the send-off show for … Read More »

Snak the Ripper provides a filthy preview of From The Dirt with his latest video

Snak the Ripper provides a filthy preview of From The Dirt with his latest video

Vancouver, BC – If cleanliness is next to godliness consider Snak The Ripper the devil’s sidekick. From his upcoming and widely anticipated … Read More »

Long weekend showcase brings out a plethora of the best Vancouver talent

Long weekend showcase brings out a plethora of the best Vancouver talent

Vancouver, BC – Long weekends are always an excuse to throw a good party, and the Alexander Gastown hosted a memorable one this … Read More »

Win tickets to The Smoker’s Club Tour May 31st in Vancouver

Win tickets to The Smoker’s Club Tour May 31st in Vancouver

Vancouver, BC – Timbre Concerts is bringing the flames to Fortune Sound Club on May 31st as The Smoker’s Club Tour hits … Read More »

k-os breaks down Views From The Stix & talks about what it’s like to work with Kaytranada

k-os breaks down Views From The Stix & talks about what it’s like to work with Kaytranada

Toronto, ON – On May 20, k-os released his second ever mixtape titled Views From The Stix. The project is 15 tracks … Read More »

Brevner paints the city red with visuals for “Came Up”

Brevner paints the city red with visuals for “Came Up”

Vancouver, BC – Premiering his second video single from the widely spread BREVNER EP on Noisey this morning, Brevner washes crimson over … Read More »

Larry Luxx’s new remix “Sick and Tired” is an epic ode to Denzel Curry

Larry Luxx’s new remix “Sick and Tired” is an epic ode to Denzel Curry

Vancouver, BC – Larry Luxx has become one of the few Vancouver artists who consistently puts out compelling new tracks which push … Read More »

Sundrynoname makes his visual introduction with premiere of “High Fashion Endo”

Sundrynoname makes his visual introduction with premiere of “High Fashion Endo”

Victoria, BC – The release of his debut EP VeyeOLET was a nice move for Victoria based emcee, Sundrynoname which put him on the map … Read More »

Spotty Josif’s new single “Judge Me” is a force to be reckoned with

Spotty Josif’s new single “Judge Me” is a force to be reckoned with

Vancouver, BC – Vancouver emcee, Spotty Josif is back at it again with the release of his latest single “Judge Me” featuring … Read More »

Smokers Club: DillanPonders & Jimmy B join Cam’ron, Smoke DZA & more on Canadian dates

Smokers Club: DillanPonders & Jimmy B join Cam’ron, Smoke DZA & more on Canadian dates

The Smokers Club Tour returns for another year with a fitting debut in Vansterdam, aka Vancouver on Tuesday, May 31 … Read More »

Madchild gets lyrically amped on new music video release “50 Seven”

Madchild gets lyrically amped on new music video release “50 Seven”

Los Angeles, CA – Having just stepped off his tour across Australia, Battle Axe Records emcee, Madchild is back at it with … Read More »

Lil Uzi Vert and Playboi Carti Tear Down Alexander Gastown (Photos)

Lil Uzi Vert and Playboi Carti Tear Down Alexander Gastown (Photos)

Vancouver, BC – Timbre Concerts and Alexander Gastown threw another lit party this past weekend, bringing Lil Uzi Vert and Playboi Carti‘s … Read More »

Vancity’s New Amsterdam Cafe headlines Hot Boy Thursday with anticipated local lineup

Vancity’s New Amsterdam Cafe headlines Hot Boy Thursday with anticipated local lineup

Vancouver, BC – Next Thursday, May 26th, some Vancouver talent is set to come together for a showcase at the New Amsterdam … Read More »

Immerze teams up with The Stunt Man for “96 Civic”

Immerze teams up with The Stunt Man for “96 Civic”

Vancouver, BC – Vancouver rapper (by way of Toronto) Immerze recently linked up with Grammy nominated engineer The Stunt Man for this … Read More »

Stevie Ross teams up with newcomer Brandon Gregora to provide vibes with “Switch”

Stevie Ross teams up with newcomer Brandon Gregora to provide vibes with “Switch”

Vancouver, BC – Following his previous release “Héroïne” bsharp’s Stevie Ross provides a smooth, new soul vibe on his latest “Switch”. This single … Read More »

Premiere: Alpha Omega release ‘The Strain’ EP

Premiere: Alpha Omega release ‘The Strain’ EP

Vancouver, BC – Here’s some news to end your week on the highest of notes. Swollen Members’ Prevail and Battle Axe Warriors’ … Read More »

DIPT celebrates 15 years with new collection and grand re-opening party

DIPT celebrates 15 years with new collection and grand re-opening party

Vancouver, BC – Vancouver’s longest running premier streetwear and sneaker boutique is celebrating its 15 year anniversary!
Since opening in 2000, Dipt has … Read More »

SCOPE takes inspiration from the devastation of Fort McMurray for “In My Backyard”

SCOPE takes inspiration from the devastation of Fort McMurray for “In My Backyard”

Vancouver, BC – It’s a cool time to be speaking on the rising of the rap scene in Vancity, and the impressionable … Read More »

Sharuk is here to answer our R&B prayers with “Sweet Nothings”

Sharuk is here to answer our R&B prayers with “Sweet Nothings”

Vancouver, BC – It’s Tuesday, and the only thing that makes this mid-week hump better is the release of new music. Vancity … Read More »

R&B talent ninetyfour is setting the bar high for New Vancouver with debut album It’s Yours

R&B talent ninetyfour is setting the bar high for New Vancouver with debut album It’s Yours

Vancouver, BC – It was only a month ago that I watched the silhouette of ninetyfour, aka Tevin Douglas, take the stage … Read More »

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