• 2017
  • January 31, 2018

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

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  • 2015
  • December 30, 2015

Top Local Albums of 2015

Alas, the year has come to an end. It’s hard to believe another 365 days have passed and that we’re

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  • 2015
  • December 12, 2015

New Music: Jeepz – Soul Spins (50th beat tape)

How many artists can you name that have dropped 50 records? Probably not too many, especially ones with the same

New Music: Campus Radio by Jeepz

The term prolific comes up too easily when describing a productive beat-maker. So instead of slapping it on Jean-Paul Tyo, also (if

  • 2014
  • December 15, 2014

Ottawa Showbox’s Favourite Local Releases of 2014

Again, 2014 was quite the year for music in Ottawa. We realize that it’s next to impossible to say which

  • 2014
  • November 27, 2014

New Music: Painting Pictures in the Darkness by Just Poets

Ottawa hip-hop trio Just Poets, consisting of producer Jeepz and emcees Just Peace and Street Scholar, just dropped their second

  • 2014
  • October 21, 2014

Video Premiere: “Sparkle” by G. Grand

Ottawa Showbox is proud to premiere the new video for “Sparkle” from local Ottawa rapper G. Grand. The song and

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New Music: G.Grand – Grand Designs (prod. Jeepz)

One of Ottawa’s most dynamic duos is at it again. Local MC Grantly Franklin a.k.a. G. Grand has put out

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  • 2014
  • January 3, 2014

New Video: G.Grand – “Step Ahead” [prod. Jeepz]

We don’t tend to write much about hip hop, which is a fault of ours since Ottawa’s got some pretty

  • 2013
  • July 30, 2013

New Music: Ottawa’s Antiks going strong with release of second album ‘The Thing Is’

When I first started Ottawa Showbox in May of 2012, one of the first hip hop groups in Ottawa I