Vancouver, BC – You might remember some time ago in Vancity a crew called MK Ultra. Ty-C, DJ Mat The Alien and … Read More »
West Coast Canada
Any posts relating to artists/DJs etc. originating from the West Coast region of Canada (Vancouver, Victoria and surrounding regions in British Columbia), or events taking place in a West Coast location, can be found in this category. The West Coast Canada team is headed by Vancouver-based KassKills and is comprised of various members of the West Coast scene. If you are interested in joining the West Coast team or in getting your story covered, please contact Kass at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Vancouver, British Columbia
Please note that all submissions must be accompanied by a press release, bio and 450-pixel width photo. Video submissions need to have the videographer and director’s credits and web links, plus a still shot. We like to tell stories, so please tell us yours: community work you do, people you are inspired by, how your environment has affected the way you make your music.
Your Editor: KassKills
Born in Ontario but raised on the West Coast, Kass is currently located in the wonderfully diverse East side of Vancouver. With a passion for all things creative KassKills is a hair stylist by day and HipHopCanada’s West Coast Editor by night. Along with that she takes on the role of stylist and social network sweetheart to her media productions company, Team Heartbreak as well as occasional writer for Abort Magazine. Throughout her journey she has had the opportunity to interview and photograph some amazing artists including Sheek Louch, Noreaga, Black Milk, Kool Keith and JD Era.
KassKills (Right) with HipHopCanada’s Executive Editor, Amalia Judith
The HipHopCanada Editorial Team is managed by Amalia Judith (Executive Editor) and Jesse Plunkett (Editor-In-Chief).
Vancouver, BC – Mad Ruk Entertainment’s Peter Huang directs the new video for the 2oolman-produced single “Believe” by rising star SonReal. It’s … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – Nardwuar vs Flying Lotus! Check out this interview with the infamous Nardwuar and Los Angeles recording artist, FlyLo.
Vancouver, B.C. - Lucky for us, Digital Motion Events has been providing Vancouver with some of the biggest and most hype shows for the past … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – Members of The Pharcyde are coming back to Vancity! Set to perform every single tasty track from The Bizarre … Read More »
Victoria, BC – Jesse Manason aka JM Drumbeats is a maniac on the drums and clearly a big fan of the live … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – Living North of America has often made it difficult for us to see our deserved amount of musical entertainment. … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – So, I guess you’re pretty bummed the A$AP Rocky show in Vancouver is totally sold out this Saturday? Well, … Read More »
Toronto, ON – Today marks the official release of The Closers album from Vancouver’s SonReal and Toronto’s Rich Kidd … Read More »
CAVEMag.com interviews SonReal to discuss his new collaborative album with Toronto producer/MC, Rich Kidd. Check out the intro and click the link … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – The latest heater from Boombox Saints comes form their debut album For The Moment, dropping on October 23. Fly … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – Who says rap and comedy don’t mix? The first of several episodes from the Game Genies – Billy Botox … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – He may be little but his tracks are definitely creating some buzz… in a big way. Check out Little … Read More »
Langley, BC – After just completing over 20-dates across Canada on tour with Tech N9ne, Madchild of Swollen Members heads back on … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C.- Fresh off the debut of their highly successful new album The Heist which recently hit #1 on the Canadian iTunes charts, … Read More »
Toronto – Vancouver – Los Angeles – This Tuesday, October 16th marks the release of The Closers LP by Rich Kidd and … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – Rarely does Andre Nickatina give his time to the press. He claims to be more comfortable behind the scenes … Read More »
Toronto, ON – Excitement is brewing as SonReal and Rich Kidd prepare for the October 16th release of The Closers album. Check … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – It was quite a night at a packed Commodore Ballroom, where HipHopCanada co-presented Andre Nickatina‘s Where’s My Money Tour … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – Are you ready for Dre Dog? Timbre Concerts, The Union West and HipHopCanada are gearing up to bring Andre … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – Flight Academy Music hits us with another street banger with “Countin’” by Vancouver’s own Hoodrich. Shot by Self Hired … Read More »