Friday Got Me …

Brews N’ Chews 3 Brews n Chews 3 is an annual neighbourhood house party/pop-up pub night that takes place on September 16th from 7:00-10:00pm at Gordon Neighbourhood House in the West End of Vancouver. As the largest event of the West End Food Festival, Brews n Chews is a highly-anticipated celebration of local food and…

Wu Wednesday

Track of the Day Today we honor the Wu Tang Clan with their hit single, It’s Yourz, off of their second album Wu-Tang Forever, released in 1997. The track features Raekwon, U God, Rza, Inspectah Deck and Ghostface. This was the second single released from the album after Triumph.  

Music Monday

Isaiah Rashad dropped his highly anticipated rookie studio album, The Suns Tirade, under the TDE label. This is the first we have heard from Isaiah since his highly received mixtape, Cilvia Demo released January, 2014. The Suns Tirade, contains guest appearances from fellow TDE artists Sza and Kendrick Lamar. Favorite tracks on the album are, 4R…

Sloth Sunday

DIY – TV on an Easel (Looks easy enough plus it’s portable, and convenient.) 33 Halloween Costume (Wish I thought of TLC’s Creep … ) Kanye Deconstructed (Kanye’s voice = Ultimate Instrument)

Wednesday Got Me…

Song of the Day – Donuts of the Heart Continuing with the unplanned theme of, “The good die young”, the Song of the Day, is brought to you by the talented and Detroit’s own J Dilla. The track, The Donuts of The Heart, is from the album, Donuts, released in 2006 and was the last…

Music Monday

Track of the Day Mr. Hudson has made a name for himself in the music industry, and his track,Supernova, played a major role in that. Supernova is the second single off of Mr. Hudson’s second studio album entitled, Straight No Chaser released in 2009. With the help of the Louis Vutton Don, the collaboration created a single that…

Music Monday

New Frank Ocean Album, Blonde, (finally) dropped; and speaking true to stereotype – Blondes DO have more fun. It’s worth the wait and in heavy rotation since its release last Saturday. P.S. Frank’s mom is featured on a tracking offering hilarious yet caring words of advice on Mary Jew Wanna. Stream it here.

Music Monday

Song of the Day: Back in the Day Smacking your ears with an oldschool classic from 1994, Ahmad’s single, Back in the Day, is the perfect track to addition to any summer playlist. All the elements of Back in the Day, contribute to the nostalgic vibe given off in the track, as it all gets tied together by that…

Music Monday

Song of the Day: Nah Mean Like a glass of  fine aged cognac and a blunt filled with the finest herb Jamaica has to offer, the collaboration of one of Hip Hop’s finest, with the fresh sound of street influenced reggae – it’s a match made in Hip Hop heaven. The duo supplying today’s ear candy comes…

Music Monday

Feature: Alicia Key’s The Element of Freedom (2009)   Last year, American singer/songwriter, Emily King, released her second studio release – The Switch. One song that is in constant rotation is “Sleepwalker”, which reminds me so much of Alicia Key’s “Sleeping with a Broken Heart”.   Alicia Keys, is just like a fine bottle of…

Music Monday

Track of the Day: Please Listen to My Demo Taking fans on a trip through memory lane, EPMD drops their smooth laid back track,Please Listen to My Demo, off of their albumUnfinished Business released in 1989. Please Listen to My Demo, has got that real chill mellow beat topped off with the mellow flow of Erick…

EPMD in the ‘hood tonight

In honor of EPMD celebrating album, Strictly Business’ 3oth years – Song of the Day: Da Joint With the weekend over, it’s a ‘come back’, battle to work, so, how about a,’come back’, track from one of the East Coast power houses of the early 90’s, EPMD. They perform at Fortune Sound Club in East…