Though it has been a decade since Vancouver’s Daggermouth dropped their two classic pop punk albums, their influence has been celebrated with pure enthusiasm by an East Coast audience who eagerly awaits their Newfoundland debut.
With help from Brooklyn based DJ/promoter Adam Rhodes (Papi Juice) and a stacked line-up of local talent, Yung Dumb are making their 4th annual Pride Week event anything but ordinary.
With his third video this year, Dope Piece is not only proving his place as a prolific St. John’s phenom of an emcee, but also as a determined artist in the medium of self-produced music videos.
Take an exclusive first listen to the track “Letter To My Son” from David R. Elliott’s upcoming album entitled Strawberry Grass (June 20th, Working Class Records).
“An inspiring conclave of innovation, and an intrepid 4-day narrative that calls one and all to totally immerse in it’s vital fold – here’s to X more years of OBEY.” Zakary Slax journals an immersive experience at the opening night of OBEY Convention X in Halifax, NS.
One of the earliest and most interesting slices of Halifax hip-hop history that has made it to the internet is an untitled video snippet of the Uniacke Square Posse in 1988.
To delve into the creative process behind OBEY Convention X, we reached out to Creative Director Andrew Patterson to discuss what separates OBEY from other music festivals, the importance of inclusivity, and some highlights to look forward to in this year’s programming.
Digging into the overlooked rock scene of Cape Breton in the 1990’s with Sydney’s unintentionally misspelled alt rock band.
After you familiarize yourself with the festival schedule, check out this 33 video playlist we assembled to set the mood for Lawnya Vawnya Seven.