Vancouver, B.C. – Check out the new “Hustle Hustle Lemonade” video from West coast legend Moka Only. The video was directed 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 email@example.com.
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 – Battleaxe Warrior Madchild presents his latest video for a tune called “Tiger Style.” The video was directed by Big … Read More »
Hamilton, ON – As some of the U.S. and Canada’s premier hip-hop acts make their way across the country (see tour dates … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Madchild lets you deep into his thought process with his new “Wanted” video. The veteran platinum selling artist has … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – JD Era just may be the crown prince of Canadian hip-hop: we weren’t too sure what to expect from … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – When Royce da 5’9” declares that “real hip hop is in the building” you can’t help but believe it: … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Check out the video for the “Reflections” by Conscience . Video was directed & edited by Brandon Christensen. This … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Big Raekwon took over Fortune Sound for his second time this Wednesday night with fellow IceH2O soldier JD Era. … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – So all of Vancity is getting hyped for the arrival of frequent visitor Raekwon the Chef, this time bringing … Read More »
Kelowna, B.C. – Dubstep DJ and producer Datsik from L.A.-based Dim Mak Records has just released a new club banger called “Fully … Read More »
DJ Symphony is fast becoming one of our favourites – and he seems to like us too, judging by his plans to … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Vancity’s hip-hop trio Friends With The Help do their part to wake the city from a long winter slumber … Read More »
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Vancouver, B.C. – Remember the last time that DJ Krush came to town? We do, cause he made quite an impact – our reviewer … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Well your favorite East Van skids Evil and Moka are back with a new video for the ZZBRA project. … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Check out the video for the “Under Promise Over Deliver” by Conscience . Video was directed & edited by … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – For those of you that don’t have a special guy or gal this Valentines day, things just got a … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Check out the video for the “No Regrets” by Conscience . Video was directed & edited by Brandon Christensen … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Frontline Events and Digital Motion Events present Royce Da 5’9 hitting up Vancouver’s Red Room on February 22 – and let … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Get ready for something a little different. Mike Wise is more of a metal guy, and he’s certainly found … Read More »
Calgary, AB – OhNo! Music Group has done it again – this time releasing some pretty rad visuals for the single “Clash … Read More »