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Photos: Shad, Paul Chin @ Warehouse

Photos by: Lauren Garbutt – JUNO-winning and Polaris Prize-shortlisted hip-hop artist Shad, who released his newest album, TAO, on October 1st, 2021, which featured the songs “Out of Touch”, featuring pHoenix Pagliacci, “Work”, featuring Skratch Bastid, and “Storm”, featuring pHoenix Pagliacci and George Elliott Clarke, performed at Warehouse in St. Catharines last night (April 29th) with DJ/Producer Paul … Continue reading

Shad Releases New Song “Out of Touch”

By: Staff – Toronto-based rapper Shad released of a brand-new song “Out of Touch,” a bright, R&B-spiked track featuring the multi-talented pHoenix Pagliacci. This memorable new offering marks the return of the rhymer and the first taste of forthcoming music coming later this year on Secret City Records. “‘Out of Touch’ is basically the thesis statement for this upcoming collection,” explains Shad. “It’s about how … Continue reading

Photos: Shad @ The Great Hall

Photos by: Morgan Harris – Toronto-based hip-hop artist Shad, who released his sixth album, A Short Story About a War, on October 26th, 2018 via Secret City Records, performed at the Great Hall in Toronto last night (Dec. 14th).

Shad Announces New Album ‘A Short Story About A War’

By: Staff – For his new album, polymath emcee Shad has vibrantly imagined and created an entirely new world. A Short Story About A War will be released on October 26th via Secret City Records. This concept album holds a mirror to our world – a provocative story told through disarmingly catchy songs that weaves through issues of migration, environment, … Continue reading

Tom Power Named New Host of ‘q’

By: Staff – CBC Radio One today announced that Tom Power, current host of Radio 2 Morning on CBC Radio 2, has been named the new host of q. Shadrach Kabango (Shad) will explore new creative opportunities including a new radio show with CBC. Power will take the helm at q in October, with more specific timing to be confirmed at a later … Continue reading

Photos: Shad, Emay @ The Mod Club

Photos by: Dan Fischer – Acclaimed Canadian rapper Shad, who released his fourth album, Flying Colours, on October 15th, 2013 via Black Box, and who is the host of popular radio show Q on CBC Radio, replacing Jian Ghomeshi, performed at the Mod Club in Toronto last night with Hamilton-based hip-hop artist Emay, who released his newest song, “Israfil … Continue reading

Shad announces 2016 tour dates

By: Staff – Shad is bringing his rhymes to stages across Canada this summer. After touring heavily throughout 2014 and 2015 in support of his Polaris Prize short-listed album, Flying Colours, the Juno Award-winning rapper surprised his fans by taking over as host of CBC’s daily arts, culture and entertainment program “q.” It’s been a year since his triumphant show at Toronto’s legendary Massey Hall … Continue reading

Photos: Riverfest Elora 2015 – Metric, The New Pornographers, Shad

Photos by: Justin Roth – Day two of Riverfest Elora 2015 featured performances by Juno Award-winning Toronto-based indie rock band Metric, who released a new song called “The Shade”, on May 11th, 2015, which serves as an early taste of their upcoming sixth studio album, Vancouver-based indie rock band The New Pornographers, who released their sixth album, Brill … Continue reading

Photos: NXNE 2015 – Shad, Ty Dolla Sign, Casey Veggies @ Yonge-Dundas Square

Photos by: Justin Roth – Acclaimed Canadian rapper Shad, who released his fourth album, Flying Colours, on October 15th, 2013 via Black Box, and who is the new host of popular radio show Q on CBC Radio, performed at Yonge-Dundas Square in Toronto on June 21st as a replacement for Action Bronson, along with Los Angeles-based hip-hop … Continue reading

Photos: Shad, Zaki Ibrahim @ Massey Hall

Photos by: Malcolm Cook – Acclaimed Canadian rapper Shad, who released his fourth album, Flying Colours, on October 15th, 2013 via Black Box, and who is the new host of popular radio show Q on CBC Radio, performed at Massey Hall in Toronto last night as part of the venue’s ongoing “Live at Massey Hall” concert … Continue reading

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