Browsing the "hip hop" Tag

First timer’s guide to SXSW from Odario Williams

FIRST TIME AT SXSW? SXSW transforms Austin into a Texan “Mardi Gras” in the middle of Saint Patrick’s Day and Spring Break. Live music can be found in every corner of the city. The promise of opportunity draws artists from [...]

February 14, 2018 Events, Features, Festival News, Festival Recaps, Interviews, News

Top Hip Hop Treasures at Sled Island

Guaranteed you won’t recognize most names on the Sled Island lineup — that’s the festival’s strongest feature. Calgary’s Sled Island festival is filled with hidden treasures to add to your playlist. DOPE HAUS editor Chanel Klein spent a weekend in Calgary digging [...]

June 27, 2017 Events, Featured, Festival Recaps

SlickTre – Dead Prez (Music Video)

Slick Tre – Dead Prez ft. Syris Detroit-based rapper Slick Tre releases a brand new music video filmed by @yungj3di. The video follows hip hop artists Syris and Slick Tre chillin with egg rolls at their favorite Chinese restaurant and [...]

March 29, 2017 Blog, Features, Videos

Skulastic – Live by the Code ft. Golden (Music Video)

Skulastic releases new music video Vancouver-based Skulastic takes a stroll with her GoPro through the forest in her new music video for Live by the Code. Skulastic says her track is about “keeping your head high regardless of what life throws at you and that [...]

March 29, 2017 Blog, Features, Videos

Bass and Beats in the Big Easy: Why BUKU Does it Better

BUKU Art + Music Project 2017 Review Is West Coast really the best coast? Here’s why you should look beyond the Pacific Northwest to BUKU Art + Music Project in New Orleans for your next festival adventure. What’s BUKU? Hosting 5 stages [...]

March 22, 2017 Events, Featured, Festival Recaps

Kozmo Drops ’20/20 Vision’ EP

Kozmo – 20/20 Vision (Muti204) 20 20 Vision by Kozmo This year Kozmo has had releases in Shadowtrix, Street Ritual and Never Slept Recordings. He is making his mark on west coast bass music and drops some serious beats on [...]

October 20, 2016 Blog, Features, Music

FA$T LIFE releases debut single “Time” (Prod. by VillaBEATZ, 808Mafia and FA$T LIFE)

FA$T LIFE  releases debut single “Time” (Prod. by VillaBEATZ, 808Mafia and FA$T LIFE) Fast Life Society is a record label, and artistic movement, created by Atlanta’s Ed Weathers (FA$T LIFE) and Canada’s Aaron Watkins (VillaBEATZ). The international duo have been [...]

August 19, 2016 Blog, Features, Music

DOPE HAUS Radio: EP. 7 – Missy D

LADIES FIRST 001: Missy D the Bilingual Femcee! DOPE HAUS joins bilingual femcee Missy D in the studio for an interview about her origins in the spoken word and hip hop scene in Vancouver. Enjoy DOPE HAUS exclusive tracks including [...]

June 15, 2016 Featured, Podcasts, Radio

DOPE HAUS Radio – EP. 6

DOPE HAUS Radio – Episode 6: Prancehall ft. Marcus Marshall Marcus Marshall from Vancouver Art and Leisure chats about his event Prancehall: A Queer Dancehall Experience on DOPE HAUS radio. Events featured: SAM BINGA : TAAL MALA : GREAZUS : [...]

June 1, 2016 Podcasts, Radio

DOPE HAUS Radio – EP. 5 Issac the Beatbox Machine

DOPE HAUS Radio: Episode 5 ft. Isaac the Beatbox Machine Isaac the Beatbox Machine joins DOPE HAUS in the CJSF studio to discuss how the Emily Carr aftergrad party was raided by police helicopters. How can the “No Fun City” [...]

May 18, 2016 Featured, Podcasts, Radio