Reviews of Concerts and Events

[Review] Stalley, The Antiheroes, Rich Kidd and Ngajuana June 1st (London, APK Live)

Stalley, Rich Kidd, The Antiheroes, Ngajuana @ Apk Live

Maybach Music group member Stalley, Juno nominated producer and artist Rich Kidd, The Antiheroes and London’s very own NGA (Ngajuana) came out to APK Live June 1st, 2012 for a more than impressive show. With a lineup of artists this talented, the feelings from many looked as if it was going to be an unforgettable event. With DJ DoubleDown kicking off the night’s entertainment, he kept the crowd occupied as they talked amongst one another patiently waiting for the evening to get started. Check out the full post to read the review!

[Review] Curren$y – Jet Life Tour 2012: Direct Flight May 25th @ Opera House (Toronto)

Jet Life Performance in Toronto Opera House 2012

On Friday May 25th it really was JETS over everything as Curren$y aka Spitta brought his 2012 Jet Life Tour to the Opera House in Toronto, alongside his J.L.R. (Jet Life Recordings) associates Corner Boy P, Fiend 4 Da Money and Young Roddy. Since missing out on the Smokers Club tour last year, this was my chance to redeem myself. Entering the concert was an interesting experience as lighters and other paraphernalia were taken by security due to the fact it would be a “Non-Smoking” event; like that was really going to happen. Walking into the venue, the large number of people that were already inside didn’t come as a shock, especially with the artists who were set to perform for the evening. With a much anticipated crowd waiting eagerly throughout the evening, ........"continue to the full post to read the review".

[Review] Yelawolf at the Phoenix Concert Theatre in Toronto (05/26/12)

“Damn, I thought Montreal was off the chain. You motherfuckers live as fuck!” said 31-year-old, Alabama-born rapper Yelawolf, shortly after taking the stage in front of a sold-out crowd at Toronto’s Phoenix Concert Theatre on Saturday night.

Yelawolf Performance at The Phoniex Concert Theatre 2012 Toronto

Heavily tattooed and clad in a black leather jacket, matching toque and white sunglasses, Yelawolf surveyed the raucous crowd that was every bit as eclectic as his music. The motley collection of frat boys, sneakerheads, skate punks, crust punks, metal dudes, musclebound roid-monkeys, suburban teenage girls and Juggalos that had been chanting his name intermittently for 30 minutes before he took the stage, now gazed at the Gadsden, Alabama native, their rabid cheering somewhere between extreme adoration and deranged excitement. "Continue to the full post to read the full review".

[Review] Parrish of EPMD w/ Citizen Kane, Angerville and more

Parrish of EPMD, The Come Up Show 5 Year Anniversary

On Thursday April 19th PMD of EPMD alongside legendary rap group Citizen Kane and Angerville braced the stage at APK Live. With The Come Up Show celebrating their 5th Anniversary, this was sure to be a night to remember. With local DJ, DJ Ruckus on the 1’s and 2’s and Helder Campos as the MC for the evening the audience quickly began filling the venue. Hit the jump to read the full review and see the amazing photography.

[Review] Black Milk at The Great Hall in Toronto

Black Milk at The Great Hall 2012

On March 8th 2012 Detroit MC/producer Black Milk touched down in Toronto to perform at The Great Hall for his Claps and Slaps tour. Accompanied with his DJ and live band Nat Turner, Black Milk came to satisfy the packed crowds hunger for his soulful Detroit music he is known for delivering so well. Continue reading to check out the FULL review of Black Milk's performance.