hip hop

The Sorority

Megaphono: The Sorority, Snotty Nose Rez Kids, Nile Groove and Subtle Curves

On the second night of Megaphono I was able to bounce around to a couple of venues and check out

  • 2019
  • February 10, 2019
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Contest: Win tickets to Shad + TAPAS Nov. 22

Shad is back in the game, and he’s returning to the nation’s capital on November 22nd alongside local hip hop

  • 2018
  • November 20, 2018
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Ottawa is having an urban music renaissance

Kevin Bourne is the co-founder and Editor of SHIFTER Magazine, a hub for people with strong ideas, discerning tastes in culture,

  • 2018
  • August 21, 2018
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New Music: Buck n’ Nice – EMAG

Hip hop is like any other genre in the music industry. There are some real artists that work hard and

  • 2018
  • July 26, 2018
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Bluesfest Day 7: Noname, Blue Rodeo & more

As Bluesfest rolled along, the much-anticipated seventh day finally arrived. Chicago rapper Noname was definitely one of the buzz acts

  • 2018
  • July 18, 2018
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Review + Gallery: Bluesfest Day 2

BROCKHAMPTON, hereafter styled “Brockhampton,” were in Ottawa on Friday night, with a diverse and complex boy band show. They even

  • 2018
  • July 7, 2018
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Kimmortal Bringing DIY Art and Rap to Ottawa

Kim Villagante, better known as Kimmortal is a queer Filipinx visual artist and rapper from Vancouver known for her story like

  • 2018
  • June 12, 2018
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New Video: “Care Less” by Buck-N-Nice

The local hip-hop duo, Buck-N-Nice, are back and have been teasing us with pieces off their upcoming sophomore album EMAG since

  • 2017
  • February 22, 2018
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Tapas Busts Onto the Scene

Tapas is the name of a new hip hop trio in Ottawa, but they’re anything but rookies. The group consists

  • 2017
  • January 31, 2018
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New Video: Calypso by Squerl Noir

Local Francophone hip-hop artist Squerl Noir recently dropped a new video for his track “Calypso.” The black and white video is

  • 2017
  • December 13, 2017
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