Slang Rap Democracy: Decyphering the Cypher (Nov. 23rd)

Join the cypher as maestro Markings lays down some of the implications of Hip-Hop culture and rap music on activism and real life struggles, with instructor Marc Peters, who teaches FFAR398B at Concordia, the only undergraduate class dedicated to Hip-Hop in a Montréal University. The discussion is going down Friday at 7 PM at the EV […]

From Mos Def to Yasiin Bey: An Evolving Artist in an Evolving World

Artists, ever the mercurial types, have a tendency to change their identities like a diva changes wardrobes.The reasons vary from purely marketing a new image to often deeply personal motivations. This could include the growth of their creative process but it could include charting a new path in their spiritual journey; their relation with others, […]

Westhaven All Stars CD Release Broadcast [Nov. 20th]

Tomorrow, Tuesday November 20th, from 7 PM until 8:30 PM on CKUT 90.3FM, there will be a special broadcast on Soul Perspectives of the Westhaven Teen All Stars CD release, which is a community project with kids from the Westhaven-Elmhurst Community Association (NDG). This project supported by the Canada Council of Arts Literary Performance and Spoken […]

Elementality Podcast #11 (Español)

Y otro más que va. Para esta ocasión, contamos con la compañía de Diablo Pablo (Bboy & MC) (Legz crew) quien estuvo hablando un poco sobre la escena en la isla y del mismo modo dio su opinión en los distintos temas tratados. A lo largo de este podcast se tocaron temas tales como la […]

Tonight : Hip Hop Karaoke Montreal

When you hit the karaoke, are you the type to look for some ODB, only to realize the only rap single available is “Get Jiggy With It”? You are not alone. Hip Hop Karaoke made its entry at Le Belmont (4483 St-Laurent) last year, attracting wide audiences who just wanted to have fun and pay […]