Archive for category: Editorial

Childish Gambino  @ Metropolis (26/03/2014)
/ March 28, 2014 12:44 am

Childish Gambino @ Metropolis (26/03/2014)

Childish Gambino @ Metropolis The Deep Web Tour (26/03/2014) by : Emilio Zaga Mendez (See Setlist Below) Wednesday was a slushy but sunny day in Montreal. As the Metropolis sign read ”Wordpress.com’ presents : Childish Gambino”. His fans started forming a line since 11:00 am and they set the mood bumping his repertoire out loud. Donald Glover has been on [...]

Kanye West @ Bell Center (17/02/2014)
/ February 26, 2014 6:43 pm

Kanye West @ Bell Center (17/02/2014)

Yeezus Tour  (17/02/2014) by : Emilio Zaga Mendez 2013 was an unlucky year for the Evenko group as some of their powerhouse shows,  such as Justin Timberlake,  got postponed. The other bad news that hurt the Montreal music fans  was that the Yeezus  tour featuring Kanye West and Kendrick Lamar got cancelled because of technical problems ( The Customized Screen designed [...]

West Side Takeover
/ February 5, 2014 3:19 pm

West Side Takeover

Mainly dominated by MikeWillMadeIt who made the headline by standing next to arguably the most controversial artists out of 2013(Miley Cyrus). This time around, the rise of West Coast artists such as Ty$ and YG got all stamped by the “MustardOnTheBeatHoe”!. After producing some of the most prolific hits like “Rack City”, “I’m Different” and more recently “My Nigga” and [...]

Pusha T @ Telus Theatre (01/31/2014)
/ February 2, 2014 11:17 pm

Pusha T @ Telus Theatre (01/31/2014)

Pusha T @ Theatre Telus (01/30/2014) Last Friday night , It was the first headline show in Montreal from the G.O.O.D Music rapper Pusha T . The digital sign outside the Telus Theatre illuminated the small line-up that was waiting for the doors to open. The fans entered the facility 20 minutes late. As DJ Redd Dredd played hip-hop hits from [...]

Hip-Hop @ Grammys 2014
/ January 29, 2014 3:18 pm

Hip-Hop @ Grammys 2014

Hip-Hop at  Grammys 2014 By Emilio Zaga Mendez Sunday at Los Angeles , the 56th edition of the Grammy Awards took place in the Staples Center.The red carpet was filled by nominated musicians , celebrities and  fashionistas. With irrelevant awards nowadays like the BET Awards , The MTV’s Video Music Awards (sorry Kanye) ,the Billboard Awards ,etc. We think that [...]

Jay-Z @ Bell Center (01/24/14)
/ January 27, 2014 9:36 pm

Jay-Z @ Bell Center (01/24/14)

Jay-Z @ Bell Center 01/24/2014 by: Emilio Zaga Mendez Thursday Night , we welcomed Roc Nation’s first signee ,  J.Cole at the Metropolis. And on Friday , the Bell Center was blessed with the presence of the CEO Sean ‘’ Jay-Z’’ Carter. After dropping his  Grammy nominated 12th solo album ‘’ Magna Carta Holy Grail ‘’  this summer, Hova gets [...]

DMX Overseas Tour 2014
/ January 25, 2014 12:37 pm

DMX Overseas Tour 2014

After a fantastic 5 country promo run, DMX is ready to once again bring the Legendary Hits to the global stage. He is also working on new music and several movie projects in 2014. He’s been working in the studio & on set with some of the biggest names in the industry, but we have been sworn to secrecy, so no [...]

Featuring Canada’s Own, Slakah the Beatchild
/ January 24, 2014 12:10 pm

Featuring Canada’s Own, Slakah the Beatchild

What do you get when you mix the flavor of Raphael Saadiq with the musical genius of J-dilla, then throw it in a pot and season it with a little Stevie Wonder & Quincy Jones? A glimps into the soulful fresh style & sounds of Slakah the Beatchild. The rest cannot be described in words, only through sound. Raised in [...]

J.Cole @ Metropolis (01/23/2014)
/ January 24, 2014 3:26 am

J.Cole @ Metropolis (01/23/2014)

J.Cole @ Metropolis (23 January 2014) By Emilio Zaga Mendez I don’t want sound like an internet meme, but you know you got loyal supporters when a line up is forming up since 10 am in front of the venue you are playing a Thursday with a -28 Celsius temperature. This shows that Montreal can heat off hip-hop and this [...]

SD from GBE Is Coming To Montreal
/ January 15, 2014 1:44 pm

SD from GBE Is Coming To Montreal

SD from GBE will be performing in Montreal at Cabaret UnderWorld on March 14th !!! Click HERE to purchase your early bird tickets online for $20. Confirm your presence on the official facebook event page. Tickets are also available at “Exclucity” (Downtown location, 1326 Notre-Dame Ouest) AND “Empire” right in front of Cabaret UnderWorld.