Los Angeles, CA – He’s becoming a more familiar face around these parts, so we’re tryna build with DJ Symphony – 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
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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 »
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 »
Vancouver, B.C. – Theophilus London got a warm, warm, welcome back to Vancouver on a fairly frigid Wednesday night . Fortune Sound … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Moka Only and Evil Ebenezer, two of Western Canada’s best MCs, come together to bring us ZZBRA : The … Read More »
London, ON - The Come Up Show (@TheComeUpShow) talks to SonReal (@TheRealSonReal during last year’s Manifesto. I especially enjoy the part where they … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – Originally from North Bay, Ontario but residing in Vancouver for the past decade, self-proclaimed “scumbag” MC Corvid has no … Read More »
Toronto/Chicago – DJ Symphony – Raekwon’s DJ and part of the Ice H2O team – delivers another classic Certified Crack mixtape, with … Read More »
Langley, B.C. – Acclaimed hip-hop collective La Coka Nostra will be combining efforts with hometown heroes Swollen Members and Where It’s At … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Our latest Prolific Profile is of up-and-coming West coast trio, Conscience. Check out their interview and music videos after … Read More »
We talk one-on-one with Brooklyn’s Theophilus London. We’re giving away tickets to his next show in Vancouver on January 18th so make … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – When Evil and Moka Only team up with Stuey Kubrick, you gotta know that you’re in for a witty, … Read More »
Toronto, ON – Today’s Song of the Day is the title track from the Burd & Keyz album Keyz of Life [click … Read More »
Victoria, B.C. – DRLCTS, a duo based out of Vancouver and Victoria, released the first video off their new EP 1st Day … Read More »