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Gallery: Loud and Koriass at Festival L’Outaouais en fête

Photo by Antoine Cassart Rappers Loud and Koriass dazzled the crowd at the Festival L’Outaouais en fête in Gatineau a

  • 2019
  • July 4, 2019
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Night Lovell’s Raucous Hometown Show at Algonquin Commons Theatre

Photo by Kevin Daly – Algonquin Commons Theatre The first thing I noticed when I arrived at the Algonquin Commons

  • 2019
  • June 20, 2019
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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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