N0va – The Essentials

N0va – The Essentials – Album Review And here I thought N0va was old-school…suppose I’m old enough to remember when a remix was actually a remix.  You know…that thing where it was still basically a part of the same song, cut-up & redone, reassembled into a different composition, but still retaining the essence of what […]Read More

N0va – Underdog

N0va – Underdog – Album Review Canada’s own y’all…back in the heezy. N0va is back with his sixth record, released in mid-February of this year, called Underdog.  According to the write-up online that comes with the record, he’s building on the momentum he started with last year’s album Checkmate…which I think might have been the […]Read More

SBS Podcast 043

Killer lineup stocked FULL of rhymes & rhythms from the independent rap scene – including fresh cuts from Da Butcher and Moncler Mellz in the mix! Your official show lineup includes: Ahmen – “Want It” Apollo Veritas – “Almost There” Featuring Calvin Rose II & Hi Marz N0va – “Along The Way” Moncler Mellz – […]Read More

N0va – Lessons And Blessings

N0va – Lessons And Blessings – Album Review From the man who brought you Whip Sessions, Hour Glass and Whip Sessions II, one our favorite Canadian emcees out there on the scene, N0va is back with his second record this year.  Fresh as it gets & released just a couple days ago, Lessons And Blessings […]Read More

N0va – Whip Sessions II

N0va – Whip Sessions II – Album Review Great start to Whip Sessions II from independent hip-hop sensation N0va…the smooth sound of “The Go’ Round” proves that he is on that ‘whole different level’ and ready to make the most of this sequel; you can hear immediate improvement on what we’ve already known to sound […]Read More

SBS Podcast EP 022

It’s that magical time of the week once again! On this episode of the ol’ SBS Podcast we tackle the current state of politics and how the state of the independent music union is the strongest one on earth.  Amazing music for you to hear, as always – and I’ll let you know the details […]Read More

SBS Podcast EP 016

Today we discover the true impact that a movie like High Fidelity has made on good ol’ Jer @ SBS…and whether or not his musical A.D.D. was better off beforehand! Featuring incredible tunes from throughout the independent music-scene in all genres and styles…check out songs from N0va, Seashaped, Correigh, Audiobender, Cosmonaut Radio, The Cellophane Heart, […]Read More

N0va – Hour Glass

N0va – Hour Glass – Album Review It was about a year…maybe a year & a half back that I first got exposed to & impressed by the music of N0va through his Whip Sessions record – and it’s good to know this guy is still out there doing what he does and keeping the […]Read More

N0va – Whip Sessions

N0va – Whip Sessions – Album Review Canadian solo-artist N0va demonstrates the free-spirited attitude the country is famous for on an album filled with good-times from the old-school to the new on his latest album Whip Sessions. I love how some of these tracks take me right back to the days of Biz Markie, Kid […]Read More