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CANADA’S GROWING LIVE MUSIC AMBITIONS

There’s something brewing in Canadian live music. It’s not a particular sound or gathering of people; it’s ambition. Last week John Tory, the mayor of Canada’s largest city, visited Austin’s South by Southwest ...
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VIDEO – TASMAN JUDE LIVE IN OTTAWA

SHIFTER Magazine had the privilege of taking in the Tasman Jude show at the Brew Bus Lounge in Ottawa during their Canadian tour. Our Koliah Bourne talked to lead vocalist, Caleb Hart aka Bravehart, about their...
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FILM REVIEW – FOCUS

“A consummate con-artist takes a glamorous rookie under his wing, but she steals his heart. Perhaps love is also a con-game.” After starring in a series of unsatisfying movies, Will Smith is now on a jo...

PHOTOS – GPM ALBUM RELEASE CONCERT

This past Valentine's Day, SHIFT Magazine co-hosted the album release concert for GPM's latest project, L.I.T.A. (Love Is The Answer). The event was co-emceed by our Koliah Bourne....
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THE RADICAL CHRISTIANITY OF KENDRICK LAMAR

This week BuzzFeed Deputy Music Editor Reggie Ugwu wrote an article about the faith that inspires Compton rapper Kendrick Lamar. It gives us some insight into the mind of one of the world's hottest recording ar...