Story by Jamie Campbell. Photos by Aron Diaz. One of the most hyped up shows (for good reason) over Sled Island was Calgary rap duo Cartel Madras. Recently signed to Sub Pop Records, who achieved fame for having their artist roster include Nirvana, Soundgarden and more, Cartel announced this as their farewell show.
Story by Annie Da Silva. Photos by JSLVR Photography. A natural born performer since he was a young boy growing up in the small Caribbean island of Tobago, Caleb Hart has been taking his music across Canada and around the world to Australia, USA, New Zealand, Europe, Africa and the Caribbean full time for the past six years playing almost 900 shows.
Interview by Annie Da Silva. Photo by @vparenas. Lyrique (pronounced Ly•ric) is an immigrant to Canada from the Philippines who uses music, mainly hip-hop, to express himself and connect with others. With a strong focus on lyricism and the value of flow, Lyrique has become a staple in the Calgary hip-hop scene.