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Cadence Weapon @ Lollapalooza & Wolfe Island...new VIDEO!
Cadence returns home after Lollapalooza August 1 and Wolfe Island Music Fest Aug 9 to release his brand new video for "Real Estate"! Also, more Europe and Canada dates to be announced very soon for the fall. CADENCE WEAPON AUGUST SHOWS 08.01.08 - Chicago, IL - LOLLAPALOOZA 08.09.08 - Wolfe Island, ON - WOLFE ISLAND MUSIC FEST

Cadence Weapon expands summer tour!
Cadence Weapon keeps tearing up the road...just home off 4 months of solid touring, the boys head out again in 2 weeks to do a slew of hot summer festivals and club dates. And more to come soon! CADENCE WEAPON AFTERPARTY BABIES TOUR SUMMER SCHEDULE 06.22.08 - Calgary, AB - V-FEST 06.27.08 - Glastonbury, UK - GLASTONBURY - Vice AITBF Stage 06.28.08 - Glastonbury, UK - GLASTONBURY - Ninja Tune Igloo 06.28.08 - Glastonbury, UK - GLASTONBURY - The Lounge 06.29.08 - Birmingham, UK - Bar Academy w/Cool Kids 07.02.08 - London, UK - Scala w/Cool Kids 07.04.08 - Belfort, France - EUROCKEENNES 07.05.08 - Roskilde, Denmark - ROSKILDE 07.09.08 - Belfast, Ireland - Auntie Annie's 07.10.08 - Dublin, Ireland - Crawdaddy's 07.11.08 - Canterbury, UK - LOUNGE ON THE FARM 07.12.08 - Bitterfeld, Germany - SPLASH 07.17.08 - Tonsberg, Norway - SLOTTSFJELL 07.18.08 - Barcelona, Spain - SUMMERCASE 07.19.08 - Madrid, Spain - SUMMERCASE 08.01.08 - Chicago, IL - LOLLAPALOOZA 08.09.08 - Wolfe Island, ON - WOLFE ISLAND MUSIC FEST

The Russian Futurists MMVA Nomination!
The video for "PAUL SIMON", a song which The NME calls "Air-Punching Brass Brilliance", has been nominated for BEST INDEPENDENT VIDEO at the 2008 MUCHMUSIC VIDEO AWARDS!! The video awards air live on Muchmusic Sunday June 15 at 9pm EST.


Cadence Weapon to play Glastonbury and rock Dublin with Public Enemy
Cadence Weapon and Buck 65 are about to wrap up their Rap Up tour of Canada. Thank you and much respect to everyone in the 18 cities across Canada that made this such a memorable tour! But the end for Canada is the beginning for Europe! Cadence Weapon begins his tour of Europe May 14 in London and just announced a deadly summer schedule of hype festival shows! CADENCE WEAPON AFTERPARTY BABIES TOUR SUMMER SCHEDULE 05.14.08 - London, UK - Amersham Arms 05.15.08 - Brighton, UK - GREAT ESCAPE - Revenge 05.15.08 - London, UK - STAG AND DAGGER 05.16.08 - Brighton, UK - GREAT ESCAPE - Digital (Drowned In Sound show) 05.16.08 - London, UK - Fabric 05.17.08 - Leeds, UK - NASTY FEST IX - Faversham 05.18.08 - Newcastle, UK - End Bar 05.19.08 - Edinburgh, UK - Voodoo Rooms 05.20.08 - Glasgow, UK - Ivy 05.22.08 - London, UK - HOX TO DOT 05.23.08 - London, UK - London Corsica Studios w/Deadelus 05.24.08 - Barcelona, Spain - Razzmatazz 05.25.08 - Dublin, Ireland - Tripod w/Public Enemy 05.28.08 - Liverpool, UK - SOUND CITY @ Alma De Cuba w/Santogold 05.29.08 - Berlin, Germany - 103 Club 05.30.08 - Geneva, Switzerland - Geneva Zoo 05.31.08 - St. Gallen, Switzerland - St. Gallen Palace 06.01.08 - Brussels, Belgium - Brussels Ancienne Belgique 06.22.08 - Calgary, AB - V Fest 06.27.08 - Glastonbury, UK - GLASTONBURY 06.28.08 - Glastonbury, UK - GLASTONBURY 06.29.08 - Glastonbury, UK - GLASTONBURY 07.04.08 - Belfort, FR - EUROCKEENNES 07.05.08 - Roskilde, DK - ROSKILDE 07.06.08 - Roskilde, DK - ROSKILDE 07.11.08 - Canterbury, UK - LOUNGE ON THE FARM 07.17.08 - Tonsberg, NO - SLOTTSFJELL 07.18.08 - Barcelona, ES - SPAIN SUMMERCASE 07.19.08 - Madrid, ES - SPAIN SUMMERCASE 08.01.08 - Chicago, IL - LOLLAPALOOZA 08.02.08 - Chicago, IL - LOLLAPALOOZA 08.03.08 - Chicago, IL - LOLLAPALOOZA 08.08.08 - Marysville, ON - WOLFE ISLAND 08.09.08 - Marysville, ON - WOLFE ISLAND

The Cansecos + Cobrasnake = The Cansnakos
Okay, this is it...The COBRASNAKE makes his party debut in Toronto and THE CANSECOS are pleased to be playing in his honour Thursday MAY 1 @ WRONGBAR here in Toronto. The Cansecos go on at 10:00pm - which is the latest you should be getting there anyway because that joint will be packed; it's the freakin' COBRASNAKE! tickets: www.wantickets.com/dopplehertz facebook: Cobras, Heartsrevolution, Cansecos and DJs

Cadence Weapon tours Canada and Europe
Cadence Weapon wraps up his USA tour this week. Respect to all the youth crews out there making it to his shows with Born Ruffians. Next week, Cadence Weapon and Buck 65 pack the two hottest DJs Canada has to offer - DJ Weez-L and Scratch Bastid, and take what is probably Canada's best rap tour ever coast to coast for an entire month! CADENCE WEAPON/BUCK 65 CANADIAN TOUR 04.10.08 – Moncton, NB – The Empress  04.11.08 – St. Johns, NL – Club One  04.12.08 – Charlottetown, PEI – Mack One  04.13.08 – Fredericton, NB – The Playhouse  04.17.08 - Halifax, NS - The Marquee * 04.19.08 – Montreal, QC – Le National  04.21.08 – Quebec City, QC - Cabaret Du Capitole  04.22.08 – Ottawa, ON – The Bronson Center  04.23.08 – Hamilton, ON – Westside Concert Theater  04.25.08 – Toronto, ON – The Danforth Music Hall  04.26.08 – London, ON – Call The Office  04.29.08 – Winnipeg, MB – The Garrick  04.30.08 – Regina, SK – The Exchange  05.01.08 – Edmonton, AB – McDougal United Church  05.02.08 - Saskatoon, SK - Louis' Pub 05.03.08 – Calgary, AB – MacEwan Ballroom  05.05.08 - Golden, BC - The Lyric Bar  05.07.08 – Vancouver, BC – Commodore Ballroom  05.08.08 – Victoria, BC – Alix Goolden Hall  *Cadence Weapon Headline Show (no Buck, sorry Halifax) Immediately following the Buck 65/Cadence Weapon Canadian Rampage, Cadence Weapon heads to Europe for 2 weeks of great shows and festivals, hitting stages with the likes of Public Enemy, Dan Deacon, Yeasayer, and more! CADENCE WEAPON UK/EUROPE TOUR 05.14.08 - London, UK - Amersham Arms 05.15.08 - Brighton, UK - GREAT ESCAPE - Revenge 05.15.08 - London, UK - STAG AND DAGGER 05.16.08 - Brighton, UK - GREAT ESCAPE - Digital (Drowned In Sound show) 05.16.08 - London, UK - Fabric 05.17.08 - Leeds, UK - NASTY FEST IX - Faversham 05.18.08 - Newcastle, UK - Stereo 05.19.08 - Edinburgh, UK - Voodoo Rooms 05.20.08 - Glasgow, UK - Ivy 05.22.08 - London, UK - HOX TO DOT 05.23.08 - London, UK - London Corsica Studios w/Deadelus 05.24.08 - Barcelona, Spain - Razzmatazz 05.25.08 - Dublin, Ireland - Tripod w/Public Enemy 05.28.08 - Liverpool, UK - SOUND CITY @ Faversham 05.29.08 - Berlin, Germany - 103 Club 05.30.08 - Geneva, Switzerland - Geneva Zoo 05.31.08 - St. Gallen, Switzerland - St. Gallen Palace 06.01.08 - Brussels, Belgium - Brussels Ancienne Belgique

SXSW 2008
This event was a success. Thank you fans and friends, thank you SXSW, thank you to our showcase partners at Paper Bag and thank you Sparks; you mutation-spawning malt liquor energy drink that is always free at SXSW. There are more photos on our facebook page and some at our myspace too.

Cadence Weapon AFTERPARTY BABIES Out Now!!
Cadence Weapon's new album "AFTERPARTY BABIES" is now available for purchase digitally, on CD and on 2-LP in North America and Europe. "Outrageously original and unconcerned with meeting any terms but its own, Afterparty Babies deserves to go down as one of the most important additions yet to Canada's neglected hip hop canon" - Toronto Star "Blending ebullient verbosity with the brightest selection of electronic beats you'll hear this side of a Santogold ringtone selection... Impeccable" - Observer Music Monthly "Afterparty Babies is, just so, so, so good. It's raising the bar on modern rap music in a way that this reviewer thinks is completely unique" - Drowned In Sound JUST ANNOUNCED: CANADIAN TOUR WITH BUCK 65! CADENCE WEAPON TOUR DATES 02.28.08 - Northampton, MA - Iron Horse # 02.29.08 - Boston, MA - Middle East # 03.01.08 - Brooklyn, NY - Union Hall # 03.02.08 - New York, NY - Mercury Lounge # 03.04.08 - Philadelphia, PA - Johnny Brenda's # 03.05.08 - Baltimore, MD - Ottobar # 03.06.08 - Washington, DC - DC9 # 03.07.08 - Chapel Hill, NC - Local 506 # 03.08.08 - Atlanta, GA - Drunken Unicorn # 03.10.08 - New Orleans, LA - One Eyed Jacks # 03.11.08 - Baton Rouge, LA - Spanish Moon # 03.12.08 - Austin, TX - SXSW - Canadian Blast @ 03.12.08 - Austin, TX - SXSW - Habana Patio - Upper Class & Paper Bag get SAUCED IN AUSTIN * 03.13.08 - Austin, TX - SXSW - Day Stage (Austin Convention Center) + 03.13.08 - Austin, TX - SXSW - Waterloo Records In-Store 03.14.08 - Austin, TX - SXSW - Hot Freaks! @ Mohawk Patio % 03.15.08 - Denton, TX - Hailey's # 03.17.08 - Phoenix, AZ - Rhythm Room # 03.18.08 - San Diego, CA - Casbah # 03.19.08 - Los Angeles, CA - Echo # 03.20.08 - San Francisco, CA - Bottom Of The Hill # 03.21.08 - Portland, OR - Holoscene # 03.22.08 - Seattle, WA - High Dive # 04.01.08 - Minneapolis, MN - 7th Street Entry # 04.02.08 - Chicago, IL - Empty Bottle # 04.03.08 - Cleveland, OH - Grog Shop # 04.04.08 - Pontiac, MI - Pike Room # 04.10.08 – Moncton, NB – The Empress $ 04.11.08 – St. Johns, NL – Club One $ 04.12.08 – Charlottetown, PEI – Mack One $ 04.13.08 – Fredericton, NB – The Playhouse $ 04.17.08 - Halifax, NS - The Marquee 04.19.08 – Montreal, QC – Le National $ 04.21.08 – Quebec City, QC - Cabaret Du Capitole $ 04.22.08 – Ottawa, ON – The Bronson Center $ 04.23.08 – Hamilton, ON – Westside Concert Theater $ 04.25.08 – Toronto, ON – The Danforth Music Hall $ 04.26.08 – London, ON – Venue TBA $ 04.29.08 – Winnipeg, MB – The Garrick $ 04.30.08 – Regina, SK – The Exchange $ 05.01.08 – Edmonton, AB – McDougal United Church $ 05.03.08 – Calgary, AB – MacEwan Ballroom $ 05.07.08 – Vancouver, BC – Commodore Ballroom $ 05.08.08 – Victoria, BC – Alix Goolden Hall $ 05.10.08 - Tofino, BC - The Legion $ # with Born Ruffians * with The Russian Futurists, The Cansecos, The Acorn, Woodhands, Laura Barrett @ with Ghislain Poirier, Scratch Bastid, Grand Analog, Megasoid + with Billy Bragg, Murs, White Williams, Cool Kids, The Blow and more % with Crystal Castles, British Sea Power and more $ with Buck 65

Cadence Weapon USA & UK Tour Dates
Here is the latest update of Cadence Weapon tour dates in support of the release of "Afterparty Babies", coming March 3 in Europe and March 4 in North America! CADENCE WEAPON TOUR DATES 02.15.08 - Whistler, BC - Village Square - Countdown to 2010 Olympics 02.20.08 - London, UK - Barden's Boudoir (Drownedinsound.com Presents) 02.22.08 - Dublin, IE - Crawdaddy's % 02.23.08 - Paris, FR - Le Fleche D'or Motogigz Motorolla Night 02.28.08 - Northampton, MA - Iron Horse # 02.29.08 - Boston, MA - Middle East # 03.01.08 - Brooklyn, NY - Union Hall # 03.02.08 - New York, NY - Mercury Lounge # 03.04.08 - Philadelphia, PA - Johnny Brenda's # 03.05.08 - Baltimore, MD - Ottobar # 03.06.08 - Washington, DC - DC9 # 03.07.08 - Chapel Hill, NC - Local 506 # 03.08.08 - Atlanta, GA - Drunken Unicorn # 03.10.08 - New Orleans, LA - One Eyed Jacks # 03.11.08 - Baton Rouge, LA - Spanish Moon # 03.12.08 - Austin, TX - SXSW - Upper Class/Paper Bag Showcase @ Habana's Patio * 03.13.08 - Austin, TX - SXSW - TBA 03.14.08 - Austin, TX - SXSW - TBA 03.15.08 - Denton, TX - Hailey's # 03.16.08 - Phoenix, AZ - Rhythm Room # 03.17.08 - Tucson, AZ - Plush # 03.18.08 - San Diego, CA - Casbah # 03.19.08 - Los Angeles, CA - Echo # 03.20.08 - San Francisco, CA - Bottom Of The Hill # 03.21.08 - Portland, OR - Holoscene # 03.22.08 - Seattle, WA - High Dive # 04.01.08 - Minneapolis, MN - 7th Street Entry # 04.02.08 - Chicago, IL - Empty Bottle # 04.03.08 - Cleveland, OH - Grog Shop # 04.04.08 - Pontiac, MI - Pike Room # # with Born Ruffians % with Ebony Bones * with The Russian Futurists, The Cansecos, The Acorn, Woodhands, Laura Barrett Canadian tour news soon!

The Russian Futurists new video LET'S GET READY TO CRUMBLE!
The brand new video for The Russian Futurists jam "Let's Get Ready To Crumble" is posted on our video page and on YouTube. This ghost party video is sweeping the nation thanks to Muchmusicplaying the video regularly!