It’s been a long time in the making. On October 2nd, Kehmak is set to release his highly anticipated project, Revenge of the Nerds. You’ve heard some tunes, like “Good Ol’ Days”, and “On My Nuts” and fi you’ve ever been to a show, you might have caught a sneak peek you didn’t even know of. In partnership with London’s rap night, Dirty Thursdays over at The APK, Kehmak brings along the entire Treetop conglomerate with special guest Skitso Frenic to give you a night you won’t forget. That’s if you can stay sober, because these guys get reckless! Admission is absolutely free, and there will be hard copies available for you to grab and support. I’ve had a chance to preview some songs and boy! they’re fire. Come join me and The Come Up Show team this coming Thursday at 347 Clarence St. in London to have the time of your life!
What: Kehmak’s “Revenge of the Nerds” album release party w/ Skitso Frenic
When: Thursday, October 2nd / 2014
Where: The APK – 347 Clarence St. London, Ont.
Admission: ABSOLUTELY FREE!
On Thursday, October 9, 2014 Toronto’s very own talent will be making their way to the A3C hip-hop Festival taking place in Atlanta, GA between October 8-12. Presented by A3C and Ellhah Media Group, artists including Redway, Rich Kidd, King Reign, The 6th Letter, Yours Truly, T.Y., OSIYM, Jimmy B, Devontee, Fresh Kils, and special guests will perform at Department Store as part of the 416 Season showcase. Check out the full details and ticket information after the jump.
A3C [All 3 Coasts] Festival is the preeminent hip-hop festival in the US. A3C has grown from a local showcase to an amazing cultural experience and is celebrating 10 years in the game!
Today, A3C is one of the largest hip-hop events in the world with performances from well over 500 artists, including: legends, rising stars, trendsetters, up-and-comers and aspiring talent from across the world. The 5 day festival encompasses all aspects of hip-hop culture: music, art, film, style, education and more. During the day attendees are able to connect with – and learn from – tastemakers, icons, organizations, brands and industry leaders, while the evenings and nights are filled with special events, parties and performances from some of the biggest and best hip-hop artists in the world.
What: A3C & Ellah Media Group Present 416 Season
Where: Department Store – 467 Edgewood Ave SE, Atlanta, GA 30312
When: Thursday, October 9, 2014 10pm – 2am
Admission: Single Day Pass $45.00 + S/C | Tickets available online via www.a3cfestival.com
Aye! On Thursday, October 9, 2014 New York rapper and member of The Diplomats, Juelz Santana will perform live in concert at the Guvernment Entertainment Complex in Toronto, presented by Ink Entertainment. He released his seventh mixtape, God Will’n in 2013 as Juelz continues to work on his third studio album Born to Lose, Built to Win, slated to be released sometime this year. Take a look at the full details below.
What: Ink Entertainment Presents Juelz Santana w/ special guests
Where: Guvernment Entertainment Complex – 132 Queen’s Quay East Toronto, ON, 0 M5A 3Y5
When: Thursday, October 9, 2014
Admission: 19+ | Doors 9:00pm | GA $29.50 + S/C | Tickets available online via InkTickets
On Saturday, September 27th legends and Hip-Hop pioneers and DJ’s, Grandmaster Flash and Afrika Bambaataa will perform live at the Phoenix Concert Theatre in Toronto. They will be joined by The Soul Motivators; a 9-piece, 3 horn deep collective. Don’t miss your chance to witness this one of a kind event. Check out the full details below.
What: Lost Art of Hip Hop featuring Grandmaster Flash & Afrika Bambaataa w/ The Soul Motivators
Where: Phoenix Concert Theatre – 410 Sherbourne Street, Toronto, Ontario M4X 1K2
When: Saturday, September 27, 2014
Admission: 19+ | Doors: 9:00pm | GA $39.55 + S/C | Tickets available online via TicketWeb
After opening for Drake and Lil Wayne on select Drake vs. Lil Wayne tour dates, OVO Sound’s PARTYNEXTDOOR has announced the “PARTYNEXTDOOR Live” tour. Beginning on October 19th in Montreal, QC, PND will visit cities including New York, Dallas, Miami, Chicago, Toronto, and more before ending on November 22nd in Los Angeles, CA. His debut studio album, PARTYNEXDOOR Two was released on July 29, 2014 and can be purchased via iTunes. Check out the full tour dates above.
What better way to say goodbye to the end of summer and kick off the new school year than attending a huge frosh festival in downtown Toronto! Hundreds of electronic music and hip hop fans lined up to celebrate the beginning of the school year at TD’s Echo Beach on Sunday, September 7th, 2014. The event featured an array of dj’s and artists that specialize in not only EDM but hip hop as well including; Carnage, Joe Ghost , Dzeko and Torres, Charlie B, and headliners ASAP Mob members Ferg, Rocky and Twelvy..
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On September 17, 2014 Red Bull Sound Select presents Toronto, as part of the 8th annual MANIFESTO festival. Taking place at the Revival Bar in Toronto, the event will feature performances by Isaiah Rashad, Tasha the Amazon, Tre Mission, and DillanPonders with music by DJ Caff and hosted by wan luv (The Main Ingredient). Take a look at the full details below.
What: Red Bull Sound Select Presents: ManifesTO w/ Isaiah Rashad, Tasha The Amazon, Tre Mission & DillanPonders
Where: Revival Bar – 783 College Street, Toronto, Ontario M6G 1C5
When: Wednesday, September 17, 2014
Admission: 19+ | Doors 8:00pm | FREE w/ RSVP | $10 without | RSVP HERE