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 […]

Ticket Giveaway: Black Milk @ Cabaret Underworld

We’re giving away two tickets for Black Milk at Cabaret Underworld ! Read the instructions below and you’re good to go. One of Detroit’s most consistent pushers of constant quality, as much on the production side than on the microphone, Black Milk is touring Montreal this Sunday October 14th. Since 2010’s classic Album of the […]

Scynikal Puts The Mic Down

It’s a sad day for Montréal Hip Hop. Scynikal, known as one of the city’s hardest spitters, is retiring from rap. He recently announced his retirement on a Facebook post:   Please note that for all intents and purposes (Besides MurderFace) The self-proclaimed “Montreal Hip-Hop artist” and “Battle Rapper” known as Scynikal a.k.a. Villin Thomas is […]

The Boombap Cats – The Antihero Project [album review]

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Logic Johnson joins Mehdi Cee and Johnny Illdigger from The Boombap Cats in The Antihero Project, an orwellian tale based on real-life human oppression. Mehdi Cee is as good as a writer as he is at freestyling, and this is the first time he gets to display his storytelling and lyrical ability. Logic Johnson is […]

Murderface – Sicc/Vengeance is Mine [double video]

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Scynikal, Shelz, CL and Teknition (aka Vincent Pryce), members of Murderface, drop some evil bars on “Sicc” and “Vengeance is Mine”. Both tracks are included in this new double video directed by Lemme Kno from Epic Meal Time & KOTD Media:       As always, Teknition’s production is on point. You’ll probably recognize the […]