Category Archives: Canadian

Bevvy Swift – Monochrome Remixes EP

Today, our good friend Bevvy Swift‘s remix project from his debut LP, Monochrome, sees its release via California-based record label, Muti Music.  It contains remixes from label owner Dov, Humboldt-based & Muti-affiliated Hypha, as well as mixes from fellow BC-based artists HxdB … Continue reading

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Self Evident – debut LP

The first full length album from Vancouver’s Self Evident is set to drop March 22nd on South Fork Sound, a label curated out of Long Island by producer & DJ Blind Prophet.  The album is a sprawling 12-track affair, drawing … Continue reading

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Lido Pimienta – live at W2 Lights NYE

As part of W2′s Lights New Year’s Eve celebration, Colombian-born & Toronto-based singer/songwriter Lido Pimienta will make her Vancouver debut alongside a star-studded cast of the finest artists in the city, & beyond.  Though she defies all labels by a … Continue reading

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Wax Wednesdays at The Waldorf

Last week, I started up a new weekly, all-vinyl reggae & dancehall night at the famous Tiki Bar, inside The Waldorf Hotel.  Each Wednesday night, Vancouver’s top reggae DJs will be bringing you a night of strictly vinyl selections, focusing … Continue reading

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Fort Knox Five – BC tour & free downloads

Jon H of Fort Knox Five embarks on a tour of western Canada this week, including a stop in Vancouver this Thursday December 6th at Fortune Sound Club, alongside Timothy Wisdom, Willisist of the SHAHdjs, & Ryan Wells – Ryan’s … Continue reading

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Self Evident – “You Me Need” dancehall mix & Keefer set

Our good friend Ben Ulis, aka Self Evident, delivered a DJ mix last week chock full of the hottest new dancehall tracks mashing up dances around the world today.  No tracklisting provided, but I hear favorites of mine like “Dash … Continue reading

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new EP from Audit / Summer mix from Drifts

Our homey Audit, operating out of Edmonton now, has teamed up with an old schoolmate to form a new duo called Drifts, whom we had the pleasure of seeing hype up dancefloors at both Shambhala Music Festival, as well as … Continue reading

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Michael Red presents New Forms Festival Mixtape

In anticipation of this year’s New Forms Festival here in Vancouver, curator Michael Red has put together an hour-long mix of music exclusively from artists that are performing, including international favorites such as Kode9, Sinjin Hawke, Kuedo, Canblaster, Actress & … Continue reading

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Face-T ft Mikey Dangerous “We Rule The Area” (Dreadsquad Remix)

New single out this week from Canadian MC Face T, original production by Montreal-based producer Poirier also featuring additional vocals from fellow Montreal reggae vocalist Mikey Dangerous. The release comes to us via Dub Avenue Records, and comes complete with … Continue reading

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Calamalka – “All The Way Up” LP

Vancouver’s own Calamalka offers up a new long-player this week via local label, Hybridity Music.  The album is called All The Way Up, and features his signature wonky, dubbed-out take on hip hop & experimental funk, fused together to create … Continue reading

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