Vancouver, BC – After filtering through stacks and stacks of submissions, Grammy-winning producer Chin Injeti has picked a winner to receive a … 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 – Shad premiered his most recent video ”Remember To Remember” – produced by Mike Tompkins from his latest Flying Colours – … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – Who doesn’t love them a little Bill Murray now and then? Sweatshop Union certainly does and their latest video … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Hip-hop artists who are current paid Music BC members have the opportunity to submit for free to be considered … Read More »
Toronto, ON - The list of nominations is here. The 7th Annual Stylus Awards presented by Pioneer DJ is a stage for honouring, … Read More »
Press release issued by The MuseBox New York on April 11, 2012
New York, NY – Canada’s hottest export is gearing up to … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Leading up to the release of his full-length free project Good News, SonReal announces that he will be releasing … Read More »
Vancouver B.C. – While recently on tour across Canada as the main supporting act for Bone Thugs N Harmony, Vancouver rapper Terell … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – After showing his goods to Vancity while supporting the Boot Camp Clik’s West Coast tour, famed battle rapper Iron … Read More »
Vancouver, BC - Here’s the latest video from Stage, for the song “Anti All”. The video was directed by Lee Watkins and the … Read More »
<STRONG>Langley, BC – </STRONG><EM>We”ve recently realized that we need more coverage in those suburbs that border the city and often … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Today’s Song of the Day is a new single called “Gremlin” from Madchild of Swollen Members. The Aspect-produced record … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – L.A. will be in the house on May 5 as Cali’s own Casey Veggies takes the stage at Fortune … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – As Boot Camp Clik have developed collectively over the years, they’ve had to learn to get along – hard … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – One could hardly ask for more than the Boot Camp Clik West Coast tour – Duck Down artists Buckshot, … Read More »
Los Angeles, CA – Remember last month when HipHopCanada helped DJ Symphony field submissions for his I Love Canada mixtape? We do … Read More »
Vancouver, BC - For his latest project, Western Canadian Music Award nominated-MC and producer Cityreal has teamed up with blues heavyweight Wes Mackey … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Swollen Members have announced April and June show dates for various venues in B.C. and Alberta. New dates have … Read More »
Ottawa, ON – Swollen Members and D-Sisive performed live at Babylon Nightclub in Ottawa for JunoFest this past Saturday. Midway through the … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Fatty Down has been at this rap shit for over a decade; a true West coaster committed to making … Read More »
Toronto, ON – Rapper Caspian has been prevalent on the Vancouver hip-hop scene for about a decade. Now signing with a brand … Read More »