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About Matthew Anness

Matt Anness jumped into writing for Urbanology Magazine after completing a three-year Journalism Print & Broadcasting course at Durham College. Matt has done photography and reviewed live shows of artists like Elton John, Shawn Desman, Marianas Trench and Down With Webster. To date, Matt has written for The Chronicle (Durham College/UOIT newspaper), made video feature pieces, which have aired on television, and been featured on Riot Radio many times.
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Check The Technique part 2 made for the hip-hop historian
2 years ago

Check The Technique part 2 made for the hip-hop historian

The booklets included with old vinyl records or CDs tell a story. It’s not a story of being frayed or losing that ‘new book smell’, but a story of the …
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Joey Bada$$ tour dates announced
3 years ago

Joey Bada$$ tour dates announced

Joey Bada$$ is on a mission to prove he’s no longer a rookie in the best way an artist can – by embarking on a 52-date global tour, just before …
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Pharrell adds unique flavour to classic Tim boot
3 years ago

Pharrell adds unique flavour to classic Tim boot

The iconic Timberland will be getting a Pharrell makeover as the footwear line has collaborated with Bee Line for Billionaire Boys Club to create a limited edition boot.

The six-inch …
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Martin Lawrence returns to television with Kelsey Grammer in “Partners”
3 years ago

Martin Lawrence returns to television with Kelsey Grammer in “Partners”

Two comedy greats, Martin Lawrence and Kelsey Grammer, are partnering up in a new sitcom called “Partners” premiering August 4 (August 7 on Global in Canada).

“Partners” marks the television …
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New phone case protects with distinct ruggedness
3 years ago

New phone case protects with distinct ruggedness

One common problem with the average phone case is that the beauty of the phone itself is masked behind the unattractive bulkiness of the rubber or plastic meant to protect …
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k-os brings some of his most hardcore rhymes on new single
3 years ago

k-os brings some of his most hardcore rhymes on new single

Fans can expect some new music from k-os as he’s set to drop his new single “WiLD4TheNight (EgoLand)” on Tuesday. Of course, this means a new album is on …
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Gaming as a sport: Dota 2 winners land $5 million dollar prize
3 years ago

Gaming as a sport: Dota 2 winners land $5 million dollar prize

Every player on Germany got $408,000 for winning the Fifa World Cup. Winning the Masters will land a player $1.6 million. How about $3.2 million for winning Wimbledon? The figures …
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Nas fan creates 2014 video for Illmatic’s classic “Represent”
3 years ago

Nas fan creates 2014 video for Illmatic’s classic “Represent”

Nas teamed up with Mass Appeal to give fans the chance to celebrate Illmatic’s 20th anniversary with a contest granting one lucky fan to direct a video for “Represent”. …
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OVO’s PARTYNEXTDOOR builds anticipation for EP with “Recognize”
3 years ago

OVO’s PARTYNEXTDOOR builds anticipation for EP with “Recognize”

OVO members are on a roll this month with yet another release, this time from PARTYNEXTDOOR.

The R&B singer premiered the third single “Recognize” featuring Drake on the verge …
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Dilated Peoples returns with “Show Me The Way”
3 years ago

Dilated Peoples returns with “Show Me The Way”

The veteran underground hip-hop group Dilated Peoples are back after a seven-year hiatus with the single “Show Me The Way”.

Aloe Blacc leads the way on the hooks to …
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