Saskatchewan

We Were Lovers – Islands

As we are currently experiencing a reprieve from the full onset of winter with Spring like temperatures in Halifax, I thought it appropriate to post this video from We Were Lovers, which is a beautifully shot homage to days spent outside in blissful, carefree sunshine. It’s also rather topical because this Saskatoon based duo of(…)

Virtual Flannel – Hey There Bird

Virtual Flannel – Hey There Bird

I’ve said something to this effect before, but, for me at least, it seems as though many of the most interesting hip hop-related projects we get sent from Canada are of the instrumental variety. It also seems that these folks are finding it easier to make noise in other locales versus their own backyard. This(…)

Ira Lee – The Photographer

I’m not sure why, considering I’ve always been a fan of his uncompromisingly unorthodox style, but it seems it’s been ages since we’ve posted something from Ira Lee. That’s a problem we remedy today with Ira’s new video for The Photographer. The song, with its fantastic, cacophonous beat from LA’s Thavius Beck, is classic Ira(…)

Def3 – Amnesia

Def3 – Amnesia

Well now, it seems like ages since we’ve posted any Prairie hip hop, and while this might not normally be an odd occurrence, it’s quite a drought for us considering we were once THE home on the web for Edmonton hip hop (not really, but kind of). Luckily, Regina’s Def3 comes to the rescue with(…)