Join Cadence Weapon, K-OS, Maestro, Shad, Classified, Michie Mee, Kardinal Offishall, Choclair, Saukrates, Skratch Bastid and more on the live broadcast of CBC’s Hip Hop Summit concert tonight, broadcast live on Radio 3 at 8pm EST. The show will be jam packed with special performances, including our very own Roland Pemberton teaming up with Shad to perform their jam “Baby I’m Yours” from Cadence’s Tron Legacy: The Mixtape album.
While you’re at it, check out Cadence Weapon’s Hip Hop Summit podcast over at Radio 3.
Your pals at Upper Class will give you a chance to win access to see Cadence Weapon, DVAS and The Russian Futurists at Canadian Music Week – and we’re getting started right now!
CADENCE WEAPON @ The Opera House March 12
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Christien Summers is a dramatic and dreamy dance-pop experience, both familiar and strikingly modern. They are in the studio recording their self-titled debut album, and are currently dropping a new track every week on their website from their forthcoming mix tape Cloud One.
CS will make their live debut at the Scion/Musebox Showcase during Canadian Music Week – Sneaky Dees Friday March 11th at 9pm.
“clubby beats and catchy hooks for dancing in the fields” USA Today
“The Russian Futurists have perfected their sugary electro-pop sound” Nylon Mag
“So damn good” Pitchfork
You can download the first single ‘Hoeing Weeds Sowing Seeds’ for free at www.russianfuturists.com
“One Night, One Kiss” will be stuck in your head real soon!
If you’re in Canada you can watch The Russian Futurists beautiful live performance on MTV
And congrats to our Futurists – who were the only band in months to be strong enough to hold down #1 for multiple weeks on the Canadian College Radio Chart. Bam!
“Tis the season for synth! Now go dance off all those office holiday sweets” Filter Mag
Stay tuned for North American Tour announcement and SXSW performances!
Watch the Inner Sanctum Video
Check out their solid remix of The Russian Futurists “Hoeing Weeds Sowing Seeds” at RCRDLBL
Cadence Weapon will unveil new tracks from his forthcoming studio opus Roquentin at the Sirius Showcase at CMF, which will be broadcast live on CBC RADIO 3/Sirius Channel 86
After that, it’s down to Austin, Texas so stay tuned for announcements on Cadence Weapon SXSW performances
Following SXSW, Cadence heads back to Toronto for Canada’s Juno’s where Mr .Weapon joins Canadian Hip Hop icons Kardinal Offishall, Maestro Fresh Wes, Choclair, K-OS, Shad, Buck 65 and more for a CBC Television and Radio broadcast The CBC Hip Hop Summit
In the meantime, if you haven’t grabbed yourself a Name-Your-Price download of Cadence’s latest Tron Legacy: The Mix Tape release, head over to cadenceweaponmusic.com to get hooked up. And if you want to hear something awesome, listen to Cadence Weapon perform unreleased and never-before-heard original material with the Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra online at CBC Radio 2