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How Emcees Sound in 2018

For a genre of music so focused on words, hip-hop seems to be lacking lyricism these days, focusing more on sound. Artists are continually...

Lost Episode #2: The Gay Rapper Episode

We take a look at the sub-culture of LGBTQ hiphop. Our conversation features a discussion on Cakes da Killa, Myki Blanko, Leif, and Cazwell. And...
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Artist Spotlight: Tamera Russell

It was a diverse crowd as many ladies (and men) of color came through to celebrate the triumphant release of Root Canal. A lot has...

Episode 52: Nazis Are NOT GOOD

Disclaimer: This episode features us working through our thoughts. These are not long held beliefs but us processing the violence that occurred during the...
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Rich Chigga – Successful International Star?

By Tyler McLaurin With the internet widening the focus of our media, we’re beginning to see artists from all over the world blow up. We...
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IS VAPING THE ULTIMATE BRO INDULGENCE?

SPONSORED CONTENT As a trend that rappers have embraced, vaping has lasted for some time now. And we know rappers can be fickle with the...

Episode 50: Special Guest Chev Dot

This week we interview Chev Dot, a former dance choreographer and creative director now taking on hiphop producing. Chev Dot details how he went from...

Key! and Upto₩n Boy Band

Atlanta rapper Key! hit up 824 Dundas ST. W this past Saturday. You've probably heard Key! on OG Maco's banger 'U Guess It'. Self-styled as 'Fatman Key', the 26-year-old has a gravitas and self-awareness that belies his age. He comes on the cusp of a new generation of rappers. Broaching subjects like gender identity, mental illness, and difficult pasts; he has a lot in common with the openers.

Episode 49: The Role of the Elder Statesmen

This week we discuss Jay-z's 4:44 album and the role of the elder statesmen in hiphop. It's been said many times before that hiphop...

Episode 48: MindBender Supreme

So we missed an episode last week but that's because we wanted to bless y'all with the 2-hour epic interview we had with Toronto...