Mississauga native PND is having a party next door in Toronto
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PartyNextDoor has been blowing up social media recently with cryptic tweets  which have become the hallmark for OVO marketing their stable of artists of which PND is a proud member of. Now just days before …

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Title track to The Sticks is an animated adventure
November 13, 2012 – 2:00 pm | No Comment
Title track to The Sticks is an animated adventure

Ryan Guldemond, eccentric lead man for Quadra Island, BC-collective Mother Mother, told Martyr a time ago that he rarely wrote positive lyrics – that his outlook via song was “quite cynical.”

illScarlett in the art of letting the one you love leave
November 12, 2012 – 11:21 pm | No Comment
illScarlett in the art of letting the one you love leave

While best-known for a brand built of upbeat jams best played on a beach or in the woods, the latest from ska rockers Ill Scarlett “Goodbye” is a soft number with a bleak theme. A breakup of heart-wrenching proportions is evidently the inspiration for the latest from the band.

Drake and Weeknd take time to get in “The Zone”
November 9, 2012 – 11:12 pm | No Comment
Drake and Weeknd take time to get in “The Zone”

The second single from the forthcoming debut album by The Weeknd sees Canada’s soon-to-be next kid team with fellow Torontonian Drake on “The Zone.” Like the first offering from Trilogy, this new track is liable to attract fans of varied genres.

Madchild faces the reflection in a “Broken Mirror”
November 8, 2012 – 10:39 am | No Comment
Madchild faces the reflection in a “Broken Mirror”

The new single from Madchild’s Dope Sick, “Broken Mirror” recounts tales of his much-talked-about opiate addiction – a habit he has since quite, but that served as something of the fuel to the fire that is his solo debut.

Kayo and RitchCraft get faded at a house party
November 8, 2012 – 9:58 am | No Comment
Kayo and RitchCraft get faded at a house party

The video for the track features Kayo taking in a good old-fashioned house party in what looks to be typical East Coast style. “Faded” is the newest song and video to spawn from the Halifax Records prodigy’s The Escape Movement project.

Neverending White Lights, D-Sisive and RT team up
November 7, 2012 – 11:44 pm | No Comment
Neverending White Lights, D-Sisive and RT team up

Bar brawls, lot lizards, tears, drama and the brand of sex you find downtown and in seedy corners of the internet – the ugly side of our days – clear a path to a sweet sunrise in this, the latest from a few of the country’s finest artists.

Down With Webster transform “Fallout” to “Ballout”
November 6, 2012 – 12:38 am | No Comment
Down With Webster transform “Fallout” to “Ballout”

It seems along the route, perhaps somewhere between the badlands of the Canadian countryside and road sickness, DWW decided to remix Marianas Trench’s hit “Fallout.” The result is a parody one can both laugh at, and rock to.

Boombox Manifesto produces yet another new gem
November 4, 2012 – 2:28 pm | No Comment
Boombox Manifesto produces yet another new gem

Canada’s answer to Fort Minor or Hilltop Hoods with an anger problem, Nation Ruckus has awoken sleeping heads in the underground, suburban hip-hop scene with the drop of the trio’s Sept. 25 release Boombox Manifesto.

Balconies put a spooky new spin on an old favourite
October 31, 2012 – 12:46 pm | No Comment
Balconies put a spooky new spin on an old favourite

Just in time for Halloween, this new twist on the original Balconies’ tune “Serious Bedtime” sees the trio rock a zombie-infested foggy forest. The remake of the song and video entitled “Do it in the Dark” shows the versatility of both their instrumental and vocal prowess.

East Coast hip-hop king readies for new release
October 30, 2012 – 12:37 pm | No Comment
East Coast hip-hop king readies for new release

Halifax hip-hop heavyweight Classified teams up with fellow East Coaster Skratch Bastid and long-time collaborator Saukrates on the first offering off the upcoming 15th studio release from the veteran rapper-producer.

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