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Dating, Finding Love & Entrepreneurship
2 years ago

Dating, Finding Love & Entrepreneurship

On this special edition of The Curb podcast, hosts Lahgic and Bluu sit down with Nicole Nurse, CEO and founder of Black Leopard Public Relations on Valentine’s Day to discuss the ‘most romantic day of the year’. Is Valentine’s Day just another marketing cash grab? Is McDonald’s a good enough dinner choice to take your special someone? Read More

Fear of an Urban Planet
2 years ago

Fear of an Urban Planet

The sweltering and unrelenting heat of the beautiful twin island republic of Trinidad and Tobago juxtaposed itself as the backdrop of my Super Bowl weekend. The soundtrack: hard-driving, fast-paced Afro-Indo influenced soca music – the driving force of carnival season. Unlike hip-hop, soca is one genre seemingly oblivious to one of the most important sports weekends in North America. Read More

Oscar Awards, Babies & BET
2 years ago

Oscar Awards, Babies & BET

Kicking off 2016 with a brand new, impromptu episode of The Curb, Bluu and LahGic fire through a number of items like the upcoming Oscar awards, tattoos being played out, whether or not BET is still relevant and if it is wrong to have a gender preference for your unborn child. Read More

4 Things About 2015
2 years ago

4 Things About 2015

There are only a few rappers that motivate me. The list is fairly short. That’s not to say that rappers not mentioned aren’t in heavy rotation on my playlist. There’s more to it.

Nas, Jadakiss, Tupac, Jay Z and B.I.G. have an uncanny way of elevating my mind state, while removing me from the social confines that life’s daily nuances and mellow-dramatic subplots may provide.

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2015, Top Lists and Toronto
2 years ago

2015, Top Lists and Toronto

On this episode of The Curb podcast, Lahgic and Bluu reflect on the year gone by and highlight some of their favourite moments, ranging from Bluu’s foodie antics to Lahgic’s disappointment in the Raptors’ season end. Read More

Avengers, Away Time and A&Rs
2 years ago

Avengers, Away Time and A&Rs

On this episode of The Curb, Bluu and Lahgic wax poetic about their out of country exploits, Canada’s commitment to Syrian refugees, the controversy of Spike Lee’s upcoming Chiraq flick and sending the Avengers after ISIS. Read More

Soul Brothers
2 years ago

Soul Brothers

As the son of a first generation Trinidadian Canadian, born in the concrete suburbia of Toronto, I was raised in an era where the NHL’s hapless Toronto Maple Leafs struggled to maintain competitive relevance and where the Edmonton Oilers wielded insurmountable dominance. Read More

Religion, Real Hip-Hop & Blue Jays
2 years ago

Religion, Real Hip-Hop & Blue Jays

Often a room’s strongest debater, Urbanology Magazine’s Senior Writer and in-house Music Critic Sean “Bluu” Watson is not afraid to make his views known on any subject matter. As such, he felt it was high time to unleash his often ‘wrong and strong’ opinions on the world – podcast style.

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Shouts from the Digital Soap Box
2 years ago

Shouts from the Digital Soap Box

One of the most recognizable baselines in hip-hop history is Special Ed’s (pictured in column artwork) wildly famous, head-nodding late ’80s anthem “I Got It Made”. When he told us he was our “Idol, the highest title, numero uno,” we took his word for it, and allowed him to make that claim. Read More

Dog Days, Blue Jays and Better Days …
2 years ago

Dog Days, Blue Jays and Better Days …

Men lie. Women lie. Numbers don’t.

That’s what Hov told us on “Reminder”.

Some things in life, we can easily depend on. Our dependence on the expected is a natural …
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