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De La Soul

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Photos: The Big Feastival 2017 – Weezer, Ok Go, De La Soul, Basia Bulat

Photos by: Curtis Sindrey – The second and final day of the inaugural Big Festival Canada took place at Burl’s Creek in Oro-Medonte, Ontario on August 20th, and featured performances by Grammy-winning alt-rock band Weezer, who released their tenth album, The White Album, on April 1st, 2016 via Atlantic, Los Angeles-based alt-rock band OK Go, who released their fourth … Continue reading

Gorillaz Announce 2017 North American Tour

By: Staff – The masterminds Damon Albarn and Jamie Hewlett will bring Gorillaz back to North America for the first time since the Plastic Beach tour in 2010. Tickets for the newly announced dates, which begin July 8 in Chicago and run through the fall, will be available for general on-sale this Friday, April 21 at Gorillaz.com. The Humanz Tour traveling extravaganza … Continue reading

Gorillaz Announce New Album “Humanz”

By: Staff – Gorillaz are back. The world’s most successful virtual band will make their highly anticipated return with a new studio album titled Humanz, out April 28th. Produced by Gorillaz, The Twilight Tone of D /\ P and Remi Kabaka and recorded in London, Paris, New York, Chicago and Jamaica, Humanz comes seven years on from the release of albums The … Continue reading

The Big Feastival Announces 2017 Lineup

By: Staff – The Big Feastival, the UK’s favourite food, music and family-fun festival, will launch in Canada for the first time this August 18-20th at Burl’s Creek, Oro-Medonte, and will showcase award-winning music on one stage, the country’s best chefs cooking live on another, and family entertainment throughout. With more than 20,000 expected festival attendees, this weekend getaway will host all-star experiences … Continue reading

Photos: Rifflandia 2016 – De La Soul, The Beatnuts, The Good Guys, Illvis Freshly

Photos by: Timothy Nguyen – Day one of Rifflandia 2016 in Victoria, British Columbia on September 15th featured performances by hip-hip trio De La Soul, who released their ninth album, and the Anonymous Nobody…, on August 26th, 2016 via Kobalt, which featured the singles “Trainwreck”, “Pain”, “Royalty Capes”, “Drawn”, and “Greyhounds”, New York City-based hip-hop group The Beatnuts, rap group Illvis Freshly, and more! _____________________________________________________________________________________ De La … Continue reading

Album Review: De La Soul – “and the Anonymous Nobody….”

By: Ben Wagg –       ‘De La Soul is Dead’, or so they rapped on their 1991 LP of the same name, but yet after an 11-year hiatus, it seemingly fits just as well in 2016. After waning influence and radio silence, the possibility of another album seemed unlikely. However, following a successful $600,000 … Continue reading

Photos: Governors Ball 2016 – Purity Ring, Miguel, De La Soul, Mac Miller

Photos by: Saidy Lopez –  Day two of Governors Ball 2016 featured performances by Edmonton-based synthpop band Purity Ring, who released their second album, Another Eternity, on February 27th, 2015 via 4AD, which follows up their 2012 Polaris Music Prize-shortlisted album, Shrine, Grammy-winning pop-R&B singer-songwriter Miguel, who released his third album, Wildheart, on June 29th, 2015, which features the … Continue reading

Photos: De La Soul, Escort @ Toronto’s Festival of Beer

By: Lauren Garbutt (@LaurenGarbutt1) – Hip-hop pioneers De La Soul, who formed in 1987 in Long Island, New York, and who released their most recent album, Plug 1 & Plug 2 Present… First Serve, last April, performed a headlining set during the first night of Toronto’s Festival of Beer at Bandshell Park in Toronto with … Continue reading