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[13 Jan 2015 | Comments Off on 2015’s Sex War LP, The Story and More | ]
2015’s Sex War LP, The Story and More

From the season premier of Witches of Eastend to international remixes in over 35 countries, Los Angeles-based songwriting duo James Coleman and Diwon are spreading worldwide their unique brand of epic dream-like pop through their new joint venture, Bonhom

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[23 Aug 2013 | One Comment | ]
Exclusive DreamGrl Q and A

Singing and rapping since a young age, Chelsea is on her way to mastering a genre that she is eloquently carving through. Dreamwave and chill pop are the “kind-of-sort-of” labels she places on her work, but it delves much deeper.

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[16 Nov 2012 | Comments Off on THE HERBALISER new album and video | ]
THE HERBALISER new album and video

The track, which has a hammer/horror vibe, features the emcee skills of Teenburger; the duo of Halifax artist Ghettosocks and Timbuktu who hails from Toronto.

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[30 Sep 2012 | One Comment | ]
Interview with Ryan Hemsworth

I’m always surprised by the fact that people react to stuff I never expected them to. Like David Banner tracks that I play, dirty rap, and new songs that nobody’s heard… people react the best to that. That’s the most exciting part for me just to play shows to watch what people are taking in and what makes people stop moving and go get a drink.

Festivals, Hip-hop »

[2 Sep 2012 | Comments Off on Annual Anti-War Hip-Hop festival | ]

Mobilization Against War and Occupation’s (MAWO) Annual Anti-War Hip-Hop festival was created in an effort to bring people together both locally internationally to explore hip-hop as an important tool in the movement to end war and occupation. To date, it is the only festival of its kind across seven continents, but its influence continues to reach across the globe.

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[7 Dec 2011 | Comments Off on The Boombox Saints – New Video for “Late Night Creep” | ]
The Boombox Saints – New Video for “Late Night  Creep”

I’ve been a fan ever since I reviewed their album “Bringin’ The Boom Back – Based On A True Story”. So check out this vid and get your bounce on.

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[21 May 2011 | Comments Off on The Boombox Saints | ]
The Boombox Saints

The Boombox saints are a local hip hop crew who are tearing it up right now. Having just released their new video for Bringin’ The Boom Back. They support the Canucks in the video and they give mad respect to East Van in the song, so check it and support them back!

CD Reviews, Featured, News, Reviews »

[6 Mar 2011 | One Comment | ]
EP Review – The Boombox Saints – Bringin’ The Boom Back, Based On A True Story

Bringin’ the boom back for another post on the Boombox Saints. Check out the update with the new official video for Brinigin’ The Boom Back. And check out the review if you missed it the first time.

Electronic Music, Hip-hop, Live Video, Vancouver »

[13 Jan 2011 | Comments Off on Hot Sex and High Finance | ]
Hot Sex and High Finance

Hot Sex and High Finance represents a greater dichotomy than the name suggests. Hailing from the vibrant community of East Vancouver, the dynamic duo of Pop Pete (Dylan Jones) and Skrypt (Lennon Burback) come from a background as diverse as their 80’s soaked anthems.
Combining dark synths and scathing lyrics, Hot Sex and High Finance have garnered a fanatic following through their electric live shows and clever music videos without ever having released an album

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[30 Nov 2010 | Comments Off on ROOTS 2 ROCK | ]
ROOTS 2 ROCK

Roots to Rock is a diverse Toronto showcase of Aboriginal musicians from across the country.

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[19 Nov 2010 | Comments Off on Stinkatoque Productions Vancouver B.C. | ]
Stinkatoque Productions Vancouver B.C.

Stinkatoque Productions has been hard at work and based out of Vancouver BC since 2004. stinkatoque@gmail.com

Solo projects include:

tpick’s Interference Fits(AKA Carded Champion), Cause For Cancer, Jump The Gun, and The Day’s Off(2010)

Collaborations include:

Dead Prezidentz Choice’s (AKA Prezidentz Choice) Albums: Hip-Hop CD, Takin’ Pitchers, Markin’ Our Territory, Dumpsta Theater, Fame-ass,

The Japanese/Canadian Band: THC (AKA tpick, Highsnow, Cheese), Albums: THC(2010)

Check out the lastest albums on the tpick site: here

All music is free!!!! The latest solo album is called “The Days Off”

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[1 Sep 2010 | Comments Off on 6th Annual Vancouver International HIP HOP FOR PEACE FESTIVAL | ]
6th Annual Vancouver International HIP HOP FOR PEACE FESTIVAL

From the 5 Burroughs of New York in the mid-seventies to across the entire planet today, Hip Hop continues to be a culture immersed in the struggle for a better world. If Peace is the message, then Hip Hop is the voice…

On September 24th to 26th the Greater Vancouver area will host for the 6th consecutive year the Annual Vancouver International Hip Hop Festival – HIP HOP FOR PEACE! The Festival will be three days of performances by local and international talent including MC’s, Breakdancers, DJ’s and Graffiti artists.

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[26 Aug 2010 | Comments Off on New Forms Festival | ]
New Forms Festival

New Venue for the New Forms Festival which celebrates its 10 year anniversary. A milestone for this electronic, preformance, artistis, digital and avant gard festival. All events at W2/Storyeum – 151 West Cordova Street, Vancouver, BC. The Festival and Exhibition Opens on Sept 10th, featuring over 15 art installations and performances by a number of Vancouver’s emerging electronic artists. Sept 11th focuses on the next level of dub infused music with SLUGABED, BLUE DAISY, ILLUM SPHERE, and NASTY NASTY. Sept 12th showcases BEAT NATION, a collective of Indigenous artists working in traditional and new media environments. Sept 17th, New Forms serves up a new experience on the dance floor with SCOTT W, JASON LEV and OMAR-S, one of the most influential dj/producers in House and Techno today.

Canadian Bands, Featured, Hip-hop, Live Video, Rock, Vancouver »

[28 Mar 2010 | One Comment | ]
Ivan Townsend

I found Ivan Townsend on a Facebook page about Vancouver Hip hop. Check out this song “Rock This Place” great lyrics, great mix at the bottom of this page. If you want new hip hop check this out…

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[15 Feb 2010 | Comments Off on Friday Sunrise Feb 12 2010 | ]
Friday Sunrise Feb 12 2010

A fun and interactive show as Mark took over the controls for this edition of Friday Sunrise and JPaw played some local indie hip hop. Take a listen to this fun filled hour and a half of great music and discussions.