R&B has never sounded so smooth. Toronto-based Devaney has crafted a stellar 9 track EP Gem Piece. The songs on the debut are “refreshing and charismatic” with addictive riffs and soothing vocal stylings. Give it a listen and you will wonder how can a 19 year old sound so refined! She is a gem alright!
by Tiana Feng
Release Date: March 18th, 2014
If you take yourself too seriously, you probably wouldn’t like Radio Radio. The group raps in Chiac, a language that mixes Acadian French with structured English. Why would this even work? It just does and the group has been doing so since 2007, and 2010′s Belmundo Regal was even short-listed for the Polaris Prize. Now they are back again with Ej Feel Zoo, an album that feels like the listener hopped on some weird party bus. Continue Reading
Pride of Vernon, BC Aaron Hoffman aka SonReal released One Long Day, a free mixtape to hold you over till his next album comes out later this year. Riding high off the success of singles “Everywhere We Go” and “Believe”, this new joint has stellar contributions from Kardinall Offishall and SHAD!
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by Tiana Feng
Hip-hop artist Maestro Fresh Wes released a video for “Desire” which also features pop-singer Lights. There’s a surreal element to the video as Lights’ hair seems to come alive and work like wires.