Call for Music Writers... Rock, Indie, Urban, Electronic, Americana, Metal, World and More

Cadence Weapon

Features

Thursday, February 7 2013

The City Is Mine: An Interview with Cadence Weapon

With his encyclopedic genre knowledge honed by time as a critic himself, Rollie Pemberton (a.k.a. Cadence Weapon) aims to put Canada on the hip-hop map via Hope in Dirt City, his innovative indie debut.


Reviews

Tuesday, June 19 2012

Cadence Weapon: Hope in Dirt City

His style is a running dialogue with stylistic annotations, and it combines with fantastic wordplay to make for a compelling musical product.


Tuesday, March 3 2009

Cadence Weapon: Separation Anxiety

With this mixtape, Cadence Weapon makes it clear that he wants nothing more than to soundtrack your next party.


Sunday, March 16 2008

Cadence Weapon: Afterparty Babies

Rollie Pemberton has solidified the distinctive elements of his style on Afterparty Babies -- but in so doing, he's perhaps narrowed Cadence Weapon's appeal.


Blogs

Thursday, July 12 2012

Predicting the 2012 Polaris Prize Short List

This is probably a dumb idea. But, here is what I expect to make the Polaris Prize's Short List.


Thursday, March 15 2012

SXSW Music Day 1: Cadence Weapon

Exhibiting the kind of poise and professionalism that only comes with many years of experience, Rollie Pemberton made it clear that you will have fun at a Cadence Weapon show.


Now on PopMatters
PM Picks
Announcements
PopMatters' LUCY Giveaway! in PopMatters's Hangs on LockerDome

© 1999-2014 PopMatters.com. All rights reserved.
PopMatters.com™ and PopMatters™ are trademarks
of PopMatters Media, Inc.

PopMatters is wholly independently owned and operated.