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Local producer makes music inspired by campus radio stations

Campus radio stations CKCU and CHUO have long been staples of Ottawa’s music scene, and now one producer is paying homage to their influence.

Jean Paul Tyo, also known as Jeepz, is working on an instrumental tape made entirely of audio samples taken from Ottawa’s campus radio stations. 515 more words

Local News

Cherry Bomb- Tyler The Creator.

I know spring is here when Tyler The Creator releases an album! Tyler The Creator released his fourth album Cherry Bomb just after I left Coachella. 530 more words

Music Review

2. Do not seek pleasure for its own sake. (an ode to DJ Premier)

(from Dokkodo, Volume 1; The Way of Walking Alone)

SP1200 pads cracked, dry
skin covering ashy knuckles
bleed, and Preemo’s his name

brow furled, hard-knocking… 101 more words

Art

Ludaversal - Ludacris

Ludacris released his new album “Ludaversal” after a long break from rap; it is what you expect to hear from Ludacris. It’s nice to hear him do some music, but to be honest Ludacris just fell off. 284 more words

Music Review

Concert Announcements: Flume, Boz Scaggs, Action Bronson, Calexico, Third World & Morgan Heritage

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An Intimate Evening with John Mann
Actor, singer, and songwriter for rock-folk band Spirit of the West plays songs from his acoustic album, The Waiting Room. 559 more words

Music

To Pimp A Butterfly- Kendrick Lamar

Finally! Kendrick Lamar (K.Dot) drops his follow up to his freshman album Good Kid M.A.D. City (GKMC). His sophomore album titled To Pimp a Butterfly is nothing short of amazing. 701 more words

Music Review

5 Things about dance impresario Bobby Mileage

Bobby Mileage is a hip-hop street dancer, clothes designer and dance impresario who will be in Calgary in August, for Change the Game, an urban dance camp and dance competition. 731 more words

Local Arts