Vancouver, BC – To celebrate the release of their Infinite LP, Sweatshop Union are throwing a party on May 28 with a … Read More »
West Coast Feature
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 – The Swollen Members have been sweeping through Canada on a highly successful tour promoting their new Beautiful Death Machine … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – Red Dragon Apparel proudly presents “Dragon’s Gate” featuring Moka Only & DEF3 – the follow-up to the Swollen Members … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – We’ve got the legendary Sean Price coming through Vancouver, and thanks to Blueprint Events and Venue, we’re giving you … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – Tee Locasone has been down some intense paths and his latest track “I Remember” – produced by AraabMuzik – is … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – For a place that doesn’t allow ins and outs to accommodate smokers, The Commodore Ballroom was certainly on fire … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – Hip-hop royalty was in the house this week as the legendary NY duo Pete Rock and CL Smooth shut … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – Coast 2 Coast Entertainment, Regime and Team Heartbreak are proud to present Waka Flocka Flame at Fortune Sound Club … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – Tha mighty Dogg Pound are coming to Vancity to get their smoke for a pre 4/20 sesh at Fortune … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – Joey Bada$$ and team Pro Era got the whole Vogue Theater bouncing off the walls this past weekend in … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – Blueprint Live presents two true products of hip-hop’s Golden Age, hailing from NYC, Cormega and Large Professor hit VENUE … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – The Commodore Ballroom got all the way turned up by a Wu York legend – Method Man entered Vancity … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – We knew Merkules ate a lot for breakfast but 100 bars?! Yup, Merk’s new single – a bacon grease … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – The new Madchild video features the Vancity general pairing up once again with his partner-in-rhyme Prevail and Slaine of … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – Vancity loves some Ghostface Killah and Sheek Louch – and they know how to show that love right back. … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – Fresh off the release of Good Morning Blues, Cityreal is hitting the road with Canadian favorites Swollen Members. The … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – Immerze wears his confidence on his sleeve with his debut video “RWTB” from his recently dropped SpeakerFood: The Mixtape. … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – The anticipated release of Immerze‘s SpeakerFood has finally arrived. This fresh-faced emcee has got the beats to make you … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – HeatWave gets rowdy with the crew, wildin’ out on tour in his latest video “It’s All Good”. With a … Read More »
Vancouver, BC – Frak has released the video for his latest single “Sunday Night,” a sad and kind of poignant track with … Read More »