Vancouver Island, B.C. – To go along with their newly posted Leftovers free download, we’re making The Scale Breakers tune “She Wants … 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 »
Vancouver, B.C. – Montreal rapper Cray Prince has recently made the coastal transition to rainy B.C. and he’s got big plans for … Read More »
Toronto, ON – TLA Productions is excited to announce a contest that will award a prize of a free music video production. … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – The sixth annual Hip-Hop 4 Peace Festival hits Vancouver September 24-26, and will feature 3 days of drug and … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Another gritty new video from Snak The Ripper. This is “Recipe for Disaster” featuring Jokerfeller. This is another Stompdown … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Dedicating himself to the Vancouver scene for the better part of a decade, The Archivest attends more than 150 … Read More »
Aurora, ON – New tune off the new Angerville album called Uprising (available now on iTunes). This is “Sin City” featuring Vancouver’s … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. -Vancouver was treated to a visit from Biz Markie twice over: it seems that every generation has a place in … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – West Coast artists Trajikk and Hydro release their new single “So Cold” featuring J. Beale.
Vancouver, B.C. – Check out the new David McDonald directed video from Matt Brevner called “Never Gonna Be My Friend” featuring Fembot. The … Read More »
Victoria, B.C. – CFC are a hip-hop duo from the rather quaint town of Victoria, B.C. Joe Blow and Stevie G. – … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – West Coast rapper JayKin has just dropped his new mixtape: inspired by his interactions in Japanese culture and his … Read More »
Tofino, B.C. – Set in the beauty of Vancouver Island and directed by the ingenious Stuey Kubrick, this video is a feast … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Comprised of DJs Seko, Marvel, Kutcorners, and Rico Uno, The Freshest group is dominating the party scene in Vancouver … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – These guys have been doing it big in Vancity for years… Trajikk and Hydro release their new video “Who … Read More »
Hedley, BC – Camobear Records presents an incredibly dope and touching new video from Evil Ebenezer called “Take Me With You”. The … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Killawatt Records’ HeatWave has just dropped a sexy new video for his single “Bad Girl” off the Hotter Than … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Mary James is a Vancouver-based rapper and singer, originally from Calgary, Alberta. She’s been working on her upcoming Honey … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Brand new video from Caspian called “P.O.P. (Prince of Persia)” courtesy of Stompdown /Ephin Apparel. Caspian’s album by the … Read More »
Vancouver, B.C. – Be sure to check this collabo between up and coming West coast unit Global Syndicate and N.O.R.E. aka Noreaga. … Read More »