Vancouver, B.C. – So it’s getting to be that bittersweet time of year again when it rains every day but all the … 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 – RiFF RAFF puts on a hell of an entertaining show. Venue Nightclub and Blueprint events were host to the … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – The latest addition to the Stressed Street Entertainment roster, High Heat take their audience through a night in the … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Rapper Big Pooh, of Little Brother fame, is coming to Vancouver on his Dirty Pretty Things Tour alongside Chaundon … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Our Song of the Day is a brand new banger from rising West coast star SonReal (@TheRealSonReal). “Bedtime” features … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – Living between downtown Vancouver and the mean streets of Compton, rapper Jay Worthy is faced with a natural contradiction … Read More »
Winnipeg, MB – No stranger to chart success, Madchild continues to show his strength as a solo artist with a recent 6-day … Read More »
Ottawa, ON – As reported not to long ago on HipHopCanada, La Coka Nostra and Vancouver’s own Swollen Members have embarked on … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Every now and then we need our worldviews to be thoughtfully uplifted through music and lyrics – hip-hop has … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Check out the visuals for “Shit Talker” by Madchild. This is the second video from his Little Monster EP … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – As Madchild of the gears up for the La Coka Nostra/Swollen Members tour across Canada. He takes a minute … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Madchild (@Madchild57) gives you an update of what he’s been doing over the past few months until now. Including … Read More »
Los Angeles, CA – He’s becoming a more familiar face around these parts, so we’re tryna build with DJ Symphony – the … Read More »
Edmonton, AB – Vancouver’s Swollen Members stopped by City TV Edmonton for an interview and a performance. Check it out below.
Vancouver, BC – This past Wednesday, Republic Nightclub was host to “Vancity’s nicest” MC JayKin and his Vancouver release of Sneakers and … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Sticking to his weekly habit of dropping unreleased material, SonReal lets off another one. His “Excellente (Freestyle)” is HipHopCanada’s … Read More »
Los Angeles , CA – Quincey “Dubb” White better known as “The Face of California” lives and works in a space that … Read More »
Langley, B.C. – Evolution Entertainment – along with Where It’s At and PD – had La Coka Nostra and Swollen Members co-headlining … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – In a chilly brick building in Gastown, the HipHopCanada team watches Moka Only and Evil Ebenezer ham it up … Read More »
Vancouver, BC- With his unique style and ever-growing popularity – especially with the ladies – Theophilus London is definitely a force to … Read More »
Minneapolis, MN – It seems that eventually, counter-cultures will necessarily meet – P.O.S and the Doomtree collective have proved this to be … Read More »