Toronto

  • KAI The Kid – “Breakfast (ft. Maars)” – inspiring, intelligent and nuanced lyricism

    It’s hard work standing out in a field where everyone desperately wants to be seen. Exposure’s never guaranteed; there are scores of deserving artists who never get a turn in the spotlight. KAI The Kid is leveraging his own skills to draw attention to his craft. He not only...
  • Northeastbeats: “You’ll Be Okay” captures the crew firing on all cylinders!

    Rappers Massive, Stonsz, 5tate of Mind, Gavin and producer Quiet Character, form part of a Toronto based rap and hip-hop collective, of family and friends called Northeastbeats (NEB). Students and protectors of the art and culture, the crew has released their new 16 song album, entitled “You’ll Be Okay”....
  • N0va: “Checkmate” a brilliantly ambitious and dark effort!

    Released on March 5th, 2018, Canadian Rapper N0va’s new album “Checkmate” is his 5th full-length release and drops just a few months after his previous album “Lessons and Blessings”. Described as an album that “explores the idea of collateral damage, a retrospective and introspective insight into the artist and...
  • Sharilli: “Clockwise” – a truly immersive sensation

    Just how important is substance to music? How important is originality? Performing skill? Listening to a lot of music, one develops a set of criteria by which they judge it, like looking for depth of emotion, or creative soundscapes. Frustratingly, there exists music which challenges the effectiveness of these...
  • Blow Flyy: “BORN TO DREAM” – comfortable in its own skin!

    Blow Flyy is a songwriter and Hip-Hop/ Rap artist who performs out of Toronto Canada. He remains loyal to his identity and genre rather than seeking to commercialize his work and looking to be signed. He’d rather move along with his trusted manager, remaining Independent and controlling all his...
  • 22Hertz: “Detonate” – is simply outstanding!

    22Hertz is a solo Heavy Alternative Rock project by singer and producer Ralf Muller. The Toronto artist combines abrasive underground sonics with pop elements and hooks into a sound reminiscent of Nine Inch Nails. At their signature performances, 22Hertz is backed by a live band. To have one of...
  • N0va: “Whip Sessions II” – Authenticity Goes A Long Way!

    I’m going to go ahead and assume that you have never heard of this Toronto rapper N0va. That’s okay, as he has been one of hip hop’s best kept secrets for the last two years. I came across his album “Whip Sessions” in 2015 and was shocked as to what...