● FEB 26 @ Vangelis ●
CQUEL, KURLZ & CHIEF Album co-release party!
also featuring performances from REWIND, FABRIC, and more!
Cquel presents his new album ‘Never Enough’ which features production from Factor Chandelier, Chief Beats, Fabric, Brahm Enslin, and vocal features coming from Relic and Kirby Dominant.
Kurlz & Chief Beats present their new album ‘Live Your Life’. Kurlzhiphop on the rhymes, and Chief on the beats. Vocal features from Cquel and Relic handled all the cuts engineering duties!
Cquel released his most recent EP entitled ‘Meal Ticket’ in October of 2014. It was entirely produced by Juno award credited producer Relic (Shad, Ghetto Concept), and appeared numerous times in the National top 10 charts on college radio. His next release comes in February 2016 and was recorded and mixed by WCMA winner Factor Chandelier, and features additional production from Chief Beats, Fabric and Brahm Enslin.
Cquel has toured Canada consistently with many accomplished artists, twice in 2014 and once in 2015 with Factor Chandelier and Evil Ebenezer of the Stomp Down Killaz, summer 2015 with Relic and Juno award nominee Ghettosocks, and in September 2015 he toured the United States with LA rap legends Abstract Rude and Scarub. Cquel maintains an active schedule. He played over 50 shows in Canada in 2014, and in 2015 he played approximately 70 shows throughout Canada and the United States.
Cquel’s fan base has grown significantly across North America the past two years, and he has received funding from Creative Saskatchewan and SaskMusic. Cquel is well on his way to captivating a much larger fan base and solidifying himself as an artist to be taken seriously in Canada and across the world.
About Kurlz & Chief
Kurlz is a hip-hop artist from Saskatoon, SK Canada. His rap style has been compared to artists like Vinnie Paz and Apathy, and his content displays a respect for 90’s rap and hip-hop culture.
After numerous releases as part of his crew Killa 1nce, Kurlz went on to release a solo record in 2014 entitled ‘It’s All About The Lyrics’. February 26th, 2016 is the release date for his follow up record ‘Live Your Life’ which features beat production from Chief Beats, two vocal features from Cquel, and was mixed and mastered by Juno award credited producer Relic aka Rel McCoy.
His counter part Chief Beats, is a beat maker from Saskatoon who has been perfecting his craft for years. Whether he is chopping up samples on the MPC, or composing original works of art, Chief has a distinct sound that has made him a favorite of MC’s like Kurlz and Cquel whom he has prouduced numerous songs for. Chief has toured western Canada as a DJ, and is hitting the road again this spring.
$12 at the door
19+ w/ Valid ID
Show starts at 10pm