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About Priya Ramanujam

Deeply passionate about storytelling that provides an alternative to the mainstream media, Priya Ramanujam is the co-founder and editor-in-chief of Urbanology Magazine. She has been working as a professional journalist, editor and media arts facilitator for over 10 years.
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CMW Highlight Reel: Ca$h Out, Blake Carrington & Pluto
2 years ago

CMW Highlight Reel: Ca$h Out, Blake Carrington & Pluto

It may be time to retire Toronto’s Screwface Capital moniker. If the crowds and responses during Canadian Music Week (CMW) this year for homegrown talent was any indication, then support …
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CMW Highlight Reel: Jully Black – This Is For My City
2 years ago

CMW Highlight Reel: Jully Black – This Is For My City

You’ve got to travel, travel the long road,” belts out Canadian R&B/Soul Queen Jully Black, in a call and repeat session with a packed Phoenix Concert Theatre in Toronto.

It’s …
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Emayatzy Corinealdi: Middle of Nowhere
3 years ago

Emayatzy Corinealdi: Middle of Nowhere

It’s always tough for Emayatzy Corinealdi to choose her favourite scene from Middle of Nowhere. It’s no wonder, either. After all there are so many powerful scenes in the 2012 …
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Shawn Allen: Diversity through game development
3 years ago

Shawn Allen: Diversity through game development

Shawn Allen spent four and a half years working at Rockstar Games, one of the videogame industry’s major brand names. But after working on countless trailers and voiceovers for smash …
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Who Will Take The Crown at Ninth Annual Battle of the Beat Makers?
3 years ago

Who Will Take The Crown at Ninth Annual Battle of the Beat Makers?

The last time 32 producers took to the Battle of the Beat Makers stage, a 15-year-old girl named WondaGurl took the crown. A year later her name appeared on the …
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Shemar Moore makes production debut
3 years ago

Shemar Moore makes production debut

It’s hard to imagine any woman turning down Shemar Moore. But Denise Boutte, or at least her character, does. She dumps him actually.

In the film, The Bounce Back, which …
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Redway on why Manifesto makes dreams come true for artists
3 years ago

Redway on why Manifesto makes dreams come true for artists

It’s been a couple months since the release of his latest project, the well received Years Ahead EP, and Toronto rapper Redway is still basking in the aftermath. He’s back …
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Honey Jam lineup impresses this year
3 years ago

Honey Jam lineup impresses this year

It’s not every day that a showcase with 15 acts starts on time. But at 8 p.m. sharp 14-year-old Jheo Navarro takes to Toronto’s Mod Club to open up the …
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Melanie Fiona leaves this year’s Honey Jam lineup in awe
3 years ago

Melanie Fiona leaves this year’s Honey Jam lineup in awe

Only 30 minutes or so after meeting one another, this year’s Honey Jam line-up of stunning, young female artists is on stage at the launch of the 19th annual event, …
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Maxwell’s still got that good, good soul
3 years ago

Maxwell’s still got that good, good soul

“I’m so unworthy of your presence,” says Maxwell to an auditorium filled with mainly screaming women. As many inside Toronto’s Massey Hall scream out, “I love you Maxwell,” and the …
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