BOSCO sits in a room inside Toronto’s Mod Club. Knapsacks and duffle bags crowd the floor around her gold Reebok sneakers as she FaceTimes her mom. She is clad in … Read More
As she walks towards the stage to perform songs off her recently released EP, Reverse Psychology, people in the crowd are overheard talking about her extraordinary talent and how excited … Read More
From the jump the two things that will catch your attention about the Young Heavyweights’ (YHW) Ratchet Punch EP are the title, of course, and the album artwork.
The attractive female topless … Read More
Golden era hip-hop with a modern day twist, all stemming from a genuine adoration for the art form.
That is the type of music Mississauga, Ont. artist Es makes. He … Read More
When Matthew Progress takes the stage, it’s not just about him, it’s about the gang.
Headlining one of Toronto’s monthly hip-hop shows, The Hustle, at the local Drake Hotel, Matthew … Read More
DJ Makem is a man of many names.
“People call me Makem [but] I like to call myself Eugene Kensington III [or] Sir Scratch Popovich, that’s a funny one, I … Read More
The roars begin from the outset as Christopher Martin, better known as DJ Premier, edges slowly towards the very instruments that fortified his legend status. The man looks mystifying in … Read More
These days it’s all about introspection.
At least for Canadian rapper VNCHY.
With a unique flow and a movement – the MVMNT Collective Inc. – behind his music, his name … Read More
The members of Montreal-based hip-hop group The Posterz are unpredictable. One minute they are speaking in Russian accents about imagined hidden cash and the next they are detailing the time … Read More
In the last decade the air of mystery that once clouded hip-hop producers has cleared up quite significantly. Listeners can easily place a name to a beat by either recognizing … Read More