Scynikal – The Scynik Route EP

The heat is on, children. After a short hiatus last year, prompted by negative vibes in the local rap scene, Scynikal is back with a vengeance. His new EP The Scynik Route is a deep cut into Montréal’s hate-ridden music industry, where nobodies act like superstars and real superstars get mostly ignored. You can feel all the pain from this […]

Full Course – Reality Check (prod. The Stuyvesants) [Video]

Labnoise co-founder and NDG rap legend Full Course stays true to his positive self in this new visual for Reality Check (prod. The Stuyvesants), the most recent single from his new EP Between Time. The smooth jazzy instrumental, combined with Full Course’s laid back flows and the ill dance moves in the clip, create a nostalgic early […]

Cee Teams Up with MTL Veteran D-Shade For First Single “Rainy Days”

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Though he’s released a few mixtapes already, Cee (Melbourne/Montreal) is yet to release a debut album. This Is All I Know is set for release this summer. For his first single Rainy Days, he collaborated with none other than Montreal legend D-Shade, from Shades of Culture. Production and video credits go out to Illvibe. Take […]

Timeliss – My Issue Freestyle (prod. Dirtwork)

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We haven’t heard much from Dirtwork in a minute, but now the veteran Real City producer is hooking up with some of the city’s younger generation artists, rebuilding the buzz he had when every dope Montréal rapper had a banger with his name on the credits. Timeliss from Big Dreams gives his two cents on the state of music […]

Hip Hop Cafe attracts many Heads in Mile-End

Hip Hop Cafe, the newest trendy spot in Mile End, opened last Saturday, attracting many curious customers. Many smiles brightened this winter weekend on the corner of Parc and Villeneuve. Boasting the music of DJs Mark The Magnanimous and Dr. Mad for its opening,  the shop sells vinyl records, hip hop gear, and of course, […]