Big Ticket w/ Raz Fresco – November 9 @ Velvet Underground

This month’s Big Ticket will feature the book launch of Far From Over: The Music and Life of Drake by author Dalton Higgins. It will also feature the debut of Perfeck Strangers’ “Work To Do” video.

#BIGTICKET
w/ Raz Fresco, Grindhouse Project, Gee Wunder, Robots Wearing Sunglasses
Hosted by Dan-e-o
Music by DJ Law

Friday, November 9, 2012
@ Velvet Underground (510 Queen St. W.)
Doors: 9 PM | Show: 10 PM | $5 before 11pm

Raps United Nation: Canadian Wave mixtape available now

New mixtape in the Raps United Nation series hosted by Billy Danze of M.O.P. and DJ Law. Features include Tona, Mezziah, The Antiheroes, Scandalis, Unknown Mizery and more.

Perfeck Strangers live July 13 @ Velvet Underground

PERFECK STRANGERS
w/ Septo, Natosh Monroe, Chucke Gunz, HL JellyTooFly, Jae Matic and more
Beat showcase by KB The Crazy Guy
Hosted by Tommy Spitz
Music by DJ Law

Friday, July 13, 2012
Velvet Underground (510 Queen St. W.)

Cover: $5 before 10 PM / $10 after 10 PM
Doors: 8 PM | Show: 9 PM

2012 Stylus Award Nominations Announced

The nominations for the 7th annual Stylus Awards presented by Pioneer DJ have been announced. The event will take place on May 26th and will be hosted by comedian TRIXX. Tickets for the event can be purchased at ticketmaster.ca beginning on Monday. A few of the award nominations are listed below. Click here for full listing.

Fan Choice Club DJ of the Year presented by Pioneer DJ
4 Korners (Toronto)
Charlie Brown (Toronto)
Hedspin (Vancouver)
Lissa Monet (Toronto)
Wristpect (Toronto)
Keith Dean (Montreal)

Fan Choice Artist of the Year presented by Pioneer DJ
Anjulie
Drake
Kardinal Offishall
Karl Wolf
Melanie Fiona
The Weeknd

Canadian Hip Hop Single of the Year
A-Game – Oh My!
Classified – That Ain’t Classy
Drake ft. Tyga, Lil’ Wayne – The Motto
JD Era ft. Lokz – Change
Kardinal Offishall – Ignorant
P Reign – I Need It All
Reema Major – I’m The One
Rock Da House – For My City Remix

Canadian Producer of the Year
Arthur McArthur (Tyga – “Kings & Queens”)
Boi-1da (Drake – “Headlines”)
Cirkut (Rihanna – “You The One”)
Illangelo (Drake – “Crew Love”)
Noah “40” Shebib (DJ Khaled ft. Drake, Rick Ross, Lil Wayne – “I’m The One”)
T-Minus (Lil Wayne ft. Drake – “She Will”)

Toronto DJ of the Year
4 Korners
Charlie Brown
Jester
Lissa Monet
Ritz
Wristpect

Artist Mixtape of the Year
Ayah & DJ Jazzy Jeff – Back For More
Belly – The Greatest Dream I Never Had
Magnum – I’m G.O.O.D
Raz Fresco – MCMXCV
Reema Major – I Am Legend
Rich Kidd – We On Some Rich Kidd Sh*t Vol 5: Born To Win
Shaun Boothe – Waiting Room
Son Real – Where’s Waldo?
The Airplane Boys – Where’ve You Been
The Weeknd – House of Balloons

Underground Hip Hop DJ of the Year
Big Jacks (Toronto)
Dames Nellas (Toronto)
DJ Fase (Toronto)
DJ Law (Toronto)
DJ Sage (Vancouver)
Marvel (Vancouver)

Hall of Fame Inductees
Michie Mee (Artist)
DJ Bunny (Calgary) (DJ)