Event Coverage

Events that The Come Up Show has covered.

[Review] Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth @ The Sound Academy (Toronto)

On August 16, 2012, legendary New York Hip-Hop duo Pete Rock & C.L. Smooth made their way to The Sound Academy in Toronto. Celebrating the 20th anniversary of the classic 1992 album “Mecca and the Soul Brother” they performed the album in its entirety. The album has been widely acclaimed as one of the greatest hip-hop albums of all time, making this event even more spectacular. Fans made their way inside the venue for what was sure to be an unforgettable evening. Click on the link to read the entire review

[Review] Snoop Lion @ The Hoxton (Toronto)

On August 3rd, 2012 Snoop Dogg, who now goes by the name Snoop Lion, performed alongside his band “The Jungle” at The Hoxton in Toronto during the 2012 Caribbean Carnival. It was a beautiful night downtown as Eager fans arrived early; all to witness the legend as well as the new, reincarnated version of Snoop perform. It was evident this would be an interesting show, seeing how fans would react to the rappers new moniker and style of music. Click on the link to read the rest of the review

[Review] Under The Influence of Music Tour ft. Wiz Khalifa, Mac Miller, Kendrick Lamar (Toronto)

 Under The Influence Tour 2012 in Toronto

On July 29th 2012, Pittsburgh emcees Wiz Khalifa & Mac Miller brought their summer tour “Under the Influence of Music” to the Molson Amphitheatre in Toronto, ON. Special guests included; Boaz, Chevy Woods, Chiddy Bang and Kendrick Lamar. Anticipated as one of the biggest concerts of the year, thousands of people of all ages flooded the venue. Groups of fans could be seen walking from every direction eventually spanning across the entire bridge to Ontario Place; all for a chance to see some of their favorite rappers up close and personal. Click on the post to read the full review and see the amazing photos!

[Photo Gallery] Smokers Club “One Hazy Summer” Tour featuring Juicy J @ The Phoenix Concert Theatre

Smokers Club

On July 15th 2012 The Smokers Club "One Hazy Summer" Tour made it's way to the Phoenix Concert Theatre in Toronto. The Come Up Show was fortunate enough to photograph the nights performances which included sets from Joey BadA$$, Smoke DZA, Fat Trel, and Juicy J. Check out our photos courtesy of Vishaal for The Come Up Show. We also want to send a special thank you out to Tara at The Substance Group.

[Review] Harbourfront Centre SoundClash Festival featuring Elzhi (Toronto)

It was a hot evening on July 14th, 2012 however, the breeze from the water made the scene much more comfortable as the annual Sound Clash Music Festival was held at the Harbourfront Centre Stage in Toronto. With a number of free shows spanning across two days, this years festival saw Detroit MC “Elzhi”, “The Freedom Writers” and popular faces such as Ice H20 signee JD Era as well as Toronto native Rich Kidd take to the West Jet main stage. Click on the link to read the review