Cadence Weapon
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Reviews // 3 Articles
Blogs // 2 Articles

The City Is Mine: An Interview with Cadence Weapon
7 Feb 2013 // 11:20 PM

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.


Cadence Weapon: Hope in Dirt City
19 Jun 2012 // 6:04 PM

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

Cadence Weapon: Separation Anxiety
3 Mar 2009 // 3:00 PM

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


Predicting the 2012 Polaris Prize Short List
12 Jul 2012 // 4:00 AM

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

SXSW Music Day 1: Cadence Weapon
15 Mar 2012 // 1:00 AM

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.

//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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