Since releasing their sixth album Positive Thinking over the summer, along with the singles “Fair Enough” and “So What,” Vancouver pop-rock duo the Pack A.D. have been on tour in Europe, and are now gearing up for their North American tour this fall. Before they headed out, we caught up with Becky Black and Maya […]

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Subscribe to TheBoombox on Lil Yachty is back with new visuals for his track “Never Switch Up” f his debut mixtape, Lil Boat. And just as the mixtape moniker suggests, the Atlanta rapper is on a “lil boat” — a kayak to be exact. Lil Yachty sails out with the crew as he rhymes about staying true to himself. […]

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8 Though he writes and records in styles ranging from metal to ambient to express his personality through music, Devin Townsend‘s live performances are ten also showcases for his sharp, self-deprecating sense humour. Amusement certainly wasn’t in short supply on Tuesday night (September 20) at the Danforth Music Hall, with a wall-to-wall pre-show playlist Parry […]

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9 Warpaint graced the stage Vancouver’s Imperial last night (September 20), getting the crowd dancing with intricate yet infectious rhythms and a whole lot heart.   They brought two fellow Los Angeles bands with them to start f the night: Goldensuns and Facial. The former engaged the growing crowd with danceable, ’80s-influenced indie rock/pop, while […]

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If the erasure his Instagram account yesterday caused you to believe that a new project from the Weeknd (a.k.a. Abel Tesfaye) was imminent, you were correct. The Canadian R&B superstar has unveiled both the title and cover art his next work, Starboy, which you can see above. Taking to Twitter today (September 21), the artwork and title were revealed […]

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Donald Trump better watch out! We know what happens when Young Metro don’t trust you. The music mastermind has finally decided to let his presidential preference be known and to no surprise, he’s definitely not a Trump supporter. So much so, he’s organizing a “Young Metro Don’t Trust Trump” concert in New York. Strategically days before […]

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Chicago stand up! With Hip-Hop artists charming in left and right, Joey Purp and Chance The Rapper are linking up and representing for their city loud and proud. Earlier this year, Purp released his impressive mixtape iiiDrops, which included the standout track “Girls @” and today, he returns with the visuals to the song. Directed […]

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Danny Brown stopped by Beats 1 today to give Zane Lowe a track-by-track breakdown his new album Atrocity Exhibition album, due on September 30th. That hasn’t aired yet, but they just played the new album cut “Tell Me What I Don’t Know” and it is absolute fire. Seriously, this album can’t get here fast enough. […]

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Gregorio Binuya/Astrid Stawiarz, Getty s In a recent appearance on Murder Master Music Show, MC Shan said that he doesn’t respect KRS-One for his defense Afrika Bamabaataa following allegations that he sexual molested several boys. Shan has previously blasted KRS-One for his support Bambaataa, revealing his own history sexual abuse. When news the sexual molestation allegations […]

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Opps, she did is again! Tinashe looks gorgeous on the October issue NYLON magazine, where she talked about her forthcoming album JOYRIDE, touring overseas, fashion, her label RCA, and much more. Throughout the interview, the “2 On” singer mentions how she’s always giving her best when it comes to her work and being creative: “It’s […]

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Montreal pianist Jean-Michel Blais delivered his debut LP Il earlier this year, and it will be getting the expanded vinyl treatment next month. In the lead-up to its arrival, Blais has shared new track that will appear on the upcoming release.   “Pour Johanne” was inspired by the passing a friend’s mother. “On a freezing […]

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Harry How, Getty s Colin Kaepernick is now receiving death threats for refusing to stand during the National Anthem at the beginning  football games, but he’s not worried, it actually inspires him, he said. As it’s widely known, the San Francisco 49er has been staging a personal protest, largely as a stance against the state sanctioned […]

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Despite recent statements from Cam about him not having any problems with Jay Z, it’s widely accepted as fact that those two are not, and never will be, the best friends. So imagine my surprise when Cam cites a Jay lyric after being asked about his all-time favorite Rap verse by DJ Thoro for Thisis50. I […]

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New O.F. Vans In stock limited size run hurry in before there gone!!!! Available SATURDAY 9/24, small sizes available. #oddfuture#vans#anaheim A photo posted by Pharmacy Boardshop (@pharmacy_anaheimhills) on Sep 19, 2016 at 2:26pm PDT One the first brands to get in bed with Odd Future’s frontman Tyler, the Creator was Vans, and it appears that the […]

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DIANA dropped their debut full-length Perpetual Surrender back in 2013, and the Toronto band have finally outlined plans for the follow-up. They’ll release a new record titled Familiar Touch on November 18.   The group previewed the new material with the release a single titled “Slipping Away” earlier this summer, and that song will indeed […]

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Joey Purp paired up with Chance the Rapper for the insanely infectious “Girls @” earlier this year, and they’ve reconnected to drop an accompanying clip.   The new video finds Purp, Chance and their pals cruising around pondering the track’s titular question: “Where the girls at?” After shuffling seats, Chance opts to spend most his […]

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Good luck trying to listen to this new Joey Purp joint without breaking your neck. The Knox Fortune produced joint from Purp’s upcoming iiiDrops project features fellow Save Money representative Chance The Rapper and it’s a real headnodder. The new project will be out May 27th with appearances from Vic Mensa, Mick Jenkins and Saba […]

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Brad Barket, Getty s As fans continue to mourn the loss Shawty Lo, many will never forget his ability to rap with fervor and his sleek demeanor. Shawty exuded swag. While he was always cooler than the other side the pillow, he never was timid about diving into the trenches, especially when he released his […]

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If Joey Purp’s new iiiDrops mixtape holds up to the first couple leaks, and I expect it will, this should definitely be on your list new projects to check out. The 11-track tape features Chance The Rapper on the instant attention grabber “Girls @,” plus additional appearances from Mick Jenkins, Saba and theMIND, Teddy Jackson […]

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