Following two months of sold out shows, RPM Live returns in October with our third show in the series, featuring Leonard Sumner, Boogey the Beat, and Exquisite Ghost.
RPM Live : 003 is coming to you live and direct on Thursday, October 27 and will feature a powerhouse lineup of Indigenous artists from Winnipeg bringing a night of acoustic, electronic, and hip-hop music to Tkarónto.
Not only will acclaimed Anishinaabe MC/singer/songwriter Leonard Sumner be taking the stage, the night will also include sets by rising DJ and hip-hop producer and Boogey the Beat, and experimental electronic artist Exquisite Ghost, who recently signed to RPM Records and will be making his debut live performance in Tkarónto.
You don’t want to miss this one.
#RPMLive offers a unique opportunity to see innovative Indigenous artists perform in an intimate setting with incredible sound, and to celebrate the diversity of our community and Indigenous music culture.
The show is likely to sell out, so please get your tickets in advance.
Here’s the lineup and more info:
RPM Live 003: Leonard Sumner + Boogey the Beat + Exquisite Ghost
Thursday, October 27, 2016
Burdock Music Hall, 1184 Bloor Street West, Toronto, ON
Buy advance tickets // RSVP on Facebook
$10 in advance, $12 very limited tickets at the door
Doors at 8:30pm, Show at 9pm
Leonard Sumner is an Anishinaabe MC/Singer/Songwriter from Little Saskatchewan First Nation, located in Interlake Region of Manitoba. He provides perspective from a voice often unheard and over-looked in traditional music communities: truthful, insightful, and providing a new sound straight from ‘the Rez’.
Boogey the Beat is an Anishinaabe DJ and hip-hop producer, born and raised in Winnipeg, Manitoba. He started making beats in high school and quickly evolved into one of the best beatsmiths in the city. Boogey is a rising star in the hip-hop community and now one of the most sought after producers in NDN country.
Exquisite Ghost is an electronic and experimental artist from Peguis First Nation whose uniquely melodic and ethereal take on contemporary beat-making interweaves echoes of Dilla, Flying Lotus, and Aphex Twin with his hip-hop and jazz-infused compositions. Recently signed to RPM Records, this will be Exquisite Ghost’s debut performance in Tkarónto.