Alicia Sampson

[Event] High and Hello Presents Rich Kidd & Smash Brovaz August 1st @ Wrongbar (Toronto)

On Thursday August 1st, 2013 join Rich Kidd and the rap duo Smash Brovaz (Crooklin & Junia-T) for their show at Wrongbar in Toronto. Accompanied by the live band Juice Money Quartet, the event will be hosted by Big Norm with music provided by DJ Nana. With Rich Kidd's multiple popular releases such as In My Opinion and Smash Brovaz Think It's A Game, it's sure to be a night for the real hip-hop heads - Wrongbar will be packed! Check out full details below and watch some footage of Smash Brovaz and Rich Kidd. What: Rich Kidd & Smash Brovaz with live band Juice Money Quartet Where: Wrongbar, 1279 Queen Street West, Toronto, ON When: Thursday August 1, 2013 Admission: $10 Cover | Doors Open at 8PM | Show Starts at 10PM | No Dresscode | 19+

[Review] Embrace Presents EL-P & Killer Mike w/ Despot & Kool A.D July 11th @ The Hoxton (Toronto)

On Thursday July 11th, 2013 the newest HipHop duo Run The Jewels, featuring Killer Mike & EL-P performed at The Hoxton as part of their 'Run The Jewels' tour to promote their free album by the same name, alongside Despot & Kool AD.I arrived at the event a little bit before showtime, and it was crazy packed. I had not been to a HipHop show in quite some time, so I guess I had forgotten how dedicated fans are to artists who stay true to the crucial fundamentals of the genre - the energy was raw. Click the post to read the full review!

[Event] S&S Promotions & Up Close & Personal Present Mos Def July 18th @ The Phoenix Concert Theatre (Toronto)

On Thursday July 18, 2013 Mos Def will be performing at The Phoenix Concert Theatre. Presented by S&S Promotions & Up Close & Personal, Mos Def (also known as Yasiin Bey) is a veteran in the HipHop game and one half of the duo BlackStar. If you don't know him you should probably get familiar real quick. Mos Def is responsible for popular releases such as Black on Both Sides in 1999, The New Danger in 2004, True Magic in 2006, and The Ecstatic in 2009 and is one of the few HipHop artists that has garnered critical acclaim for his work on film. Mos Def is known for his high energy performances so It would be a good idea to grab your tickets as soon as possible before they sell out! - Its going to be a great show. What: S&S Promotions/Up Close & Personal Present Mos Def Where: Phoenix Concert Theatre 410 Sherbourne St Toronto When: Thursday, Jul 18, 2013 Admission: 19+ | Doors open 7:30PM | Adv. Tickets $52.50| Tickets online via TicketWeb as well as Soundscapes,Play De Record, & Rotate this.