Ghostface Killah

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Photos: Ghostface Killah, The People North West @ Rickshaw Theatre

Photos by: Timothy Nguyen – Rapper Ghostface Killah, who is best known as a member of hip-hop group Wu-Tang Clan, and who released his newest album, Twelve Reasons to Die II, on July 10th, 2015 via Linear Labs, which featured guest appearances from Raekwon, RZA, Scarub, Vince Staples, Lyrics Born, Chino XL and Bilal, performed at the Rickshaw Theatre in Vancouver last night with hip-hop group The People North … Continue reading

Photos: NXNE 2016 – Schoolboy Q, Ghostface Killah, Shamir, Tiken Jah Fakoy

Photos by: Amy Buck –  Los Angeles-based hip-hop artist Schoolboy Q, who will release his fourth album, Blank Face, on July 8th via Top Dawg/Interscope, which will follow up his released his 2014 album, Oxymoron, performed at the Port Lands in Toronto on June 17th as part of NXNE 2016 with rapper Ghostface Killah, who is best known … Continue reading

BadBadNotGood announces new album “IV”

By: Staff – BadBadNotGood have announced their fourth album, appropriately titled IV. Having already collaborated with Ghostface Killah on last year’s critically-acclaimed Sour Soul, IV represents the first time that BadBadNotGood have employed guest vocalists on one of their own albums. It also marks the official addition of longterm collaborator and touring partner Leland Whitty as a permanent member of the band. Despite appearances from Samuel … Continue reading

Photos: Thrival Festival 2015 – Manchester Orchestra, Lights, Raekwon & Ghostface Killah

Photos by: Emily Kovacic – The second and final day of Thrival Festival 2015 in Pittsburgh on September 26th featured performances by Atlanta-based indie rock quintet Manchester Orchestra, who released their fourth album, Cope, on April 1st, 2014 via Loma Vista Recordings/Favourite Gentlemen, Juno Award-winning Toronto-based electropop singer-songwriter Lights, who released her third album, Little Machines, on September 19th, 2014 … Continue reading

Interview: BadBadNotGood on Creating “Sour Soul” with Childhood Idol Ghostface Killah

By: Daniel Gerichter (@ZenDonut) – S our Soul, the joint album between Toronto’s BadBadNotGood and Wu-Tang Clan’s Ghostface Killah has made its impact by now. In a sea of trap beats and other similar stylistic tropes, Sour Soul is a welcome rarity. BadBadNotGood’s live instrumentation combined with Ghostface’s long-honed gift for storytelling far exceeds (already high) expectations and makes a strong case for one … Continue reading

Concert Review: BadBadNotGood ft. Ghostface Killah, Raz Fresco @ The Opera House

By: Daniel Gerichter (@ZenDonut) – It was -32C in Toronto the night of February 19th. It’s an important fact to remember because despite all that bitterness hundreds of people lined up outside. Clearly, numb extremities were not enough to keep people away from the Opera House for a rare chance to see Ghostface Killah and local heroes BadBadNotGood align. Yes, Ghostface books numerous Toronto dates … Continue reading

Photos: BadBadNotGood ft. Ghostface Killah, Raz Fresco @ The Opera House

Photos by: Julian Avram – Toronto-based jazz trio BadBadNotGood, who released a new collaborative album with Wu-Tang Clan’s Ghostface Killah called Sour Soul (out Feb. 24th via eOne Music Canada), which follows their third album III (May 6th, 2014) via Innovative Leisure/Pirates Blend, which was a longlisted nominee for the 2014 Polaris Music Prize, performed at The … Continue reading

Album Review: BadBadNotGood & Ghostface Killah – “Sour Soul”

By: Daniel Gerichter (@ZenDonut) –       Brooklyn veteran Ghostface Killah is the Frank Zappa of hip-hop with his penchant for storytelling and his weirdo take on vintage soul music. Collaborating with Toronto’s BadBadNotGood on their new fabulously experimental album Sour Soul, his sound is more in line with classic Wu-Tang Clan than it has been since Enter the 36 Chambers. BadBadNotGood are a bass/keys/drums … Continue reading

Contest: (19+) Win 2 Tickets to BadBadNotGood, Ghostface Killah & Raz Fresco in Toronto!

  Date: Feb. 19 | 8pm Venue: The Opera House You can enter only once via one of the following entry methods: Follow Aesthetic Magazine on Twitter and tweet the following message: (19+) Win 2 Tickets to @badbadnotgood, @GhostfaceKillah, & @RazFresco in #Toronto! | Follow @Aesthetic_Mag + RT | http://t.co/bV5nVoAxtA — Aesthetic Magazine (@Aesthetic_Mag) February 9, 2015 Like our “BadBadNotGood, … Continue reading

New Music: BadBadNotGood & GhostFace Killah – “Ray Gun ft. Doom”

By: Staff –    Sour Soul, the new collaborative album between Wu-Tang Clan and New York rap legend Ghostface Killah and acclaimed Toronto-based trio BADBADNOTGOOD gets released on February 24th through eOne Music Canada. Produced by Frank Dukes and BADBADNOTGOOD on analog tape with vintage equipment, the album takes Ghost back to his gritty soulful roots. The album … Continue reading