Interview by: Martin Bauman Hidden in the deep recesses of Southwestern Ontario lies one of today's most talented beatmakers: Elaquent. The Guelph, ON producer has been steadily gaining a following throughout Europe and the United States - he just got back from touring Europe, with stops in Glasgow, Brighton, Berlin, and Paris - all the while remaining relatively unnoticed in Canada. It begs the question, why haven't people caught on back home? In an effort to catch you up to speed, The Come Up Show sat down with Elaquent to discuss his early influences, issues with bootlegging, pursuing his dreams, and more. Read the full interview after the jump.