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Rakim live at the Phoenix in Toronto 2014

yes yes y’all world Pride Toronto 2014 edition with Dai Burger

Progress: Night. Rhetoric

peep this new ep,. from Progress.  One of toronto’s finest

 

Rob Ford campaigning & dancing at Eglinton Street Festival “14 more years” 2014

Of course he’s gonna hang with the Jamaicans and get down with the people…

 

 

they flocked to him like he was white jesus it was cray.  there were playing the Bee Gee’s Staying Alive as he marched down eglington from Oakwood down to the stage. The people’s champ apparently they feel is da Boss man…

He also busted a move as opposed to singin some Bob Marley.

 

Quincy Jones Speaking at CMW2014 in Toronto

Quincy Jones was in town for Canadian Music Week where he was interviewed and answered questions from the audience.  I was lucky to be in attendance.  He dropped some great anti-black racism gems for this predominantly  white audience.  I was impressed.  Here’s all the footage.  I wasn’t exactly in the best spot so I apologies in advance for the heads that got in the way.

 

http://youtu.be/xyhcEZ9todo

http://youtu.be/ZSkDzsETVy8

http://youtu.be/ArCQx07pMSs

http://youtu.be/z_mlhIJJRAQ

http://youtu.be/hsL36QQmWZ8

http://youtu.be/aEyw6DY95OM

 

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Ernie Paniccioli Speaking in Toronto May 12th 2014

As alway’s it’s a pleasure and a gift to be in the presence of this magnificent man Ernie Paniccioli.  I got to witness him speak in Toronto last week about his photography, hip hop, history and basically just dropping gems all over the place.  As always I recorded it so here’s the whole interview in 14 parts. Enjoy.

http://youtu.be/pWH6KBk8e5I

http://youtu.be/-S_sGsHhNt4

http://youtu.be/iddfhy8JkgM

http://youtu.be/lw9001A0R1Q

http://youtu.be/EBSR0GYPAE4

http://youtu.be/gr2ka9YkVkw

http://youtu.be/bt5qr35kXF0

http://youtu.be/HkoTvpnbaGc

http://youtu.be/bGjPFQqScEM

http://youtu.be/QgjiHwSu_Ok

http://youtu.be/pKSREeiqTVc

http://youtu.be/tbBQEz1lIZI

http://youtu.be/WbhKHCLx2P8

http://youtu.be/6GlxLY18MhY

 

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Justin Bua and Russell Peters in Toronto

Last weekend Justin Bua was in town to chill at Redbull headquarters to sell some artwork.  He brought his buddy Russell Peter’s along to dj the festivities.  The party was off the chain.  Russell thru down some dope tunes and of course Justin was awesome.  Smiling and signing art for people.  I know a few people who got some goodies.  Maestro Fresh Wes and Jonathon Mannion were also up in the spot.

here’s some pics and video from the event.

 

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Mia and Bun B bring the ruckus to Toronto

This weekend Mia kicked off CMW with a free performance at Tattoo rock parlour.  As always nuff high energy was in the place. A great stage carnival light set up and her dancers.  Mia brought the noise.  Minus some technical difficulties ( she had to tell the soundboy about himself) the show was spectacular.  Here’s some footage

 

Bun B rolled thru on Sunday an brought out Drizzy at the end.  The OG from Houston got the crowd amped. RIP Pimp C #ugkforlife

African Liberation Month art exhibits in Toronto

well it’s february and we all know what that means… It’s African Liberation Month which marks the month where all the african artists get jobs to showcase there work or give talks on what it means to be an african etc.  Two artists that had work showcasing were Jon Black and Danillo McCallum.

Jon is showcasing his work at the Gladstone Hotel until feb 28th.

 

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some work and performances and Danillo’s show at Daniel Spectrum also on until feb 28th.

 

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tmIfZrWg9ms&feature=youtu.be Quentin VerCetty’s performance

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XwAfX4ymLqg&feature=youtu.be  Samson Brown’s performance

 

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