Gee Wunder knows the music industry. He literally wrote a book on how to get the bag. His #MusicIndustryTips book series is an informative look at how Canadian artists can leverage themselves and their art. As an O.G. in the game with more than 30 … Continue reading Episode 74: Gee Wunder’s Industry Tips
Slick Mason is a Toronto-based rapper who is not afraid to speak his mind. The Ugandan-born emcee has spent the better part of the last decade carving a name for himself as part of the duo LightItUp or L.I.U under the tutelage of Toronto rap … Continue reading Episode 73: My Interview with Slick Mason
Mickey O’Brien believes in magic. His latest release, ‘Twin Flame – Honey Bear Saga is filled with references to tarot cards as he examines what went wrong with an on-again, off-again relationship. The album has been called a romance novel of sorts. Not only is it a concept album, … Continue reading Episode 72: My Interview with Mickey O’Brien
“Till the morning” is a sugary pop single by M.O. Littles. The song about a one night stand is as cliché as possible while Littles tries to fit as much “6ix slang” in a song to get Toronto cred. Littles still rating women on a … Continue reading “Till the Morning” – M.O. Littles Review
“Ain’t shit changed since Lil Peep died,” rapped Denzel Curry. For many, the death of Lil Peep was seemingly a wake-up call. Amid many high profile deaths, many rappers have publicly declared that they will leave drugs behind them. At least, that is what they … Continue reading What Can We Learn from the Deaths of Lil Peep and Mac Miller?
Podcast description: Kid Cudi and the man on the moon – Playing with a new format, Brian Capitao returns to talk Kid Cudi and depression. Sponsors: Audible Grammarly Kid Cudi doesn’t get enough respect. Kid Cudi has played a significant role in the lives … Continue reading Episode 71: Kid Cudi and the man on the moon
Your Definitive Guide to Trap Music What does “Trap Music” mean? You’ve probably heard Youtube reviewer, Anthony Fantano, better known as TheNeedleDrop refer to trap music as “rattling hi-hats” but the genre that has melded into contemporary hip hop is so much more. Trap Music, … Continue reading What Is Trap Music?
This episode we talked to Fresh Kils about how he went from long-haired guitar player in order to impress girls to international super producer. Kils talks to us about Anti-Emcee producers nights bubbling around the world, the renaissance of the Toronto-producer, and how Drake and … Continue reading Episode 70: Our Interview with the Legendary Fresh Kils
Known for his acerbic tongue, Joe Budden has been steadily building a little media empire over the last few years. The former artist was an early adopter to vlogs, amassing a cult audience in the halcyon days of YouTube. So his transformation into a media … Continue reading Is Joe Budden a Good Journo?
A key ability for a rapper is how to spin a yarn. Historically, the best rappers knew how to weave a tale that would grip listeners and captivate their imaginations. So I’ve compiled a list of storytelling raps that encompass creative writing, plot twists, vivid … Continue reading Vivid Imagination: The 10 Best Storytelling Raps