Category: Reviews

[Review] Toronto Frosh Festival ft. Joe Ghost, Dzeko and Torres, Carnage & ASAP Mob September 7th @ TD Echo Beach (Toronto)

15193153266_b921fa4eb3_z

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..

Click the post to read the full review and see photos from the festival.

[Review] Under The Influence of Music Tour ft. Wiz Khalifa, Ty Dolla $ign, Young Jeezy, Rich Homie Quan, Iamsu!, Mack Wilds, DJ Drama (Toronto)

Under The Influence 2014

On July 29, 2014 Taylor Gang’s very own, Wiz Khalifa brought his third annual Under The Influence of Music tour to Toronto. This year’s highly anticipated visit featured a lineup of both, emerging and established artists including Ty Dolla $ign, Young Jeezy, Rich Homie Quan, IAMSU!, Mack Wilds, and DJ Drama.

Click the post to read the full review!

[Review] Ink Entertainment Presents Future w/ Special Guests July 11th @ Sound Academy (Toronto)

Future Honest Tour @ Sound Academy Toronto July 11,2014

It was a balmy summer night on Friday, July 11, 2014 as Atlanta rapper; Future invaded the city of Toronto as part of his 45-date Honest tour. This night was special marking Future’s highly anticipated return to T. Dot since opening for Drake back in October during WYLAT. Joined by special guest, Rico Love, expectations were high, as anxious fans flooded the Sound Academy to catch the Hip-Hop tycoon live in his element. With doors opening at 9:00pm, individuals of all ages made their way inside of the venue while others remained in the parking lot, playing their favorite Future songs before going in themselves. Upon entering, it was evident that concertgoers were more than thrilled to be in attendance, as groups of people flocked together, dancing and drinking the night away.

Click the post to read the full review!

[Review] Beat Academy Presents Battle Of The America’s: USA vs Canada

Music producers are generally known as a behind the scenes figure when it comes to the release of material. Very rarely do we hear much about the individual(s) responsible for providing the sound bed to some our favourite songs. However, this generation is beginning to shift, offering a completely new experience; full of opportunity. While some producers prefer to portray themselves as mysterious, or anonymous, others are shaping a culture where talented individuals can share their craft with a live audience.

Click the post to read the full review!

[Review] CyHi The Prince w/ DillanPonders, Jerzee & SeT @ Tattoo – June 14th (Toronto)

Cyhi Cover

As a show to almost kick off NXNE week, Cyhi The Prince made his way to Toronto on Saturday, June 14 to perform at Tattoo. This venue located on Queen Street West has been home to some great concerts previously; this one was an addition to that list. If you’re a G.O.O.D. Music fan, which how could you not be; than you might of been ecstatic to witness this Grammy Award nominee perform in Toronto. I know I was. It’s always good to see an artist live to really get acquainted with their overall sound when you’re a fan of their music. Currently promoting Black Hystori, executive produced by Kanye West; you know it was going to be one of those nights.

Hit the jump to read the full review.

[Review] Red Bull Sound Select Presents: NXNE Friday w/ The Posterz, Shi Wisdom, A$AP Twelvvy, A$AP Ferg, & More June 20th @ Tattoo (Toronto)

Red Bull Sound Select Presents: Toronto is a monthly showcase that features live music, drawing attention to some of the city’s most intriguing artists. Continuing their series in conjunction with North By Northeast, Red Bull hosted NXNE Friday on June 20, 2014 at Tattoo in Toronto’s downtown core. The event featured The Posterz, Shi Wisdom, A$AP Twelvvy, and headliner, A$AP Ferg.

Click the post to read the full review!

[Feature] The London Rap Night aka Dirty Thursday’s is back!

casperkehmakobeatmoore

London, Ontario has always been a hotbed for Hip-Hop. The local community is always buzzing with competitive breakdancers, versatile DJ’s, masterful graffiti artists, as well as a large number of talented MC’s. As has been common in other regions, artists have diversified due to creative differences. Thus, London has never before been able to bring all of it’s elements into a collective sum. The London Rap Night aka Dirty Thursday’s is looking to end that. Organized by local Hip-Hop advocates; MC Moore, DJ Hullewood, and Tyler Hetherington of The Consignment Show. The London Rap Night is held biweekly; Thursday’s at The APK.

Peep the full feature article and review after the jump!

Page 1 of 1012345...10...Last »

TCUS Newsletter

Our Weekly newsletter featuring giveaways, events, interviews, and feel good music subscribe now!

The Come Up Show Podcast

Connect With Us