Articles by Emerson Brito

The Antiheroes at NXNE

June 24, 2013 // 0 Comments

After a delay pushed their set back by 40 minutes, Canadian rap duo The Antiheroes came on the stage at Wrongbar in Toronto, and delivered one of the strongest performances [...]

Briar Rabbit at NXNE

June 24, 2013 // 0 Comments

In what was his first ever appearance in Toronto, Chicago singer Briar Rabbit showcased his thought-pop sound during the penultimate night of the North by Northeast festival. [...]

Chance the Rapper :: Acid Rap

June 5, 2013 // 0 Comments

When Chance the Rapper introduces himself by chanting “we back, we back,” on the first song of his new mixtape, Acid Rap, thoughts of Lil Wayne spring to mind as [...]


June 2, 2013 // 0 Comments

There are a handful of well-known film directors, and an even smaller handful of well-known music video directors. But RT! is one of those directors. He was the keynote [...]

Talib Kweli :: Prisoner of Conscious

June 1, 2013 // 0 Comments

Prisoner of Conscious begins with a rousing introduction, as Talib Kweli preaches to an audience about the power of the masses, and the importance of growth. He then follows [...]

Saidah Baba Taliba

May 31, 2013 // 0 Comments

You may not know it, but you have heard Saidah Baba Taliba’s latest single. The music video for the song, called ‘Revolution’, was featured in this [...]

Philly Moves

May 31, 2013 // 0 Comments

Toronto Independent Music Award winners Philly Moves performed for a gathering of mainly teenaged music fans at the Gallery Market in Kensington Market in Toronto. Hosted by [...]

Ghostface Killah :: Twelve Reasons to Die

May 30, 2013 // 3 Comments

Ghostface Killah has always been praised as a great storyteller, evident by his crime narratives in albums like Only Built for Cuban Linx Part 1. In 2006, eleven years after [...]

Tangi Miller

May 29, 2013 // 0 Comments

Before the start of the Music Video Night – part of the REEL World Film Festival, Emerson caught up with Tangi Miller – actress, producer, and soon-to-be director. They [...]

Sarovar Banka

May 29, 2013 // 0 Comments

The beauty of the REEL World Film Festival is the community feeling of it. For example, while at the Music Video Night – a night that shows a series of music videos, [...]
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