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“Drugs and Loaded Weapons” by City Fidelia // “Don’t shoot, I got my hands up,” repeats City Fidelia throughout his new track about racial injustice and police brutality. The Ottawa poet, rapper and community organizaer has his latest featured on Shifter Magazine, which tipped us off to the release. [Soundcloud]
“Aquarius” by Seiiizi // Next in Seiiizi’s zodiac series is “Aquarius”, an upbeat soulful track you can move to. The Ottawa rapper, dj, and producer is one of 16 artists recently announced to be taking part in a series of “secret shows” taped behind closed doors at the Shenkman Arts Centre. Seiiizi is going to have a track in the series premiere on Friday, Feb. 26, which you can watch live on YouTube. [Bandcamp]
“Cruise Control” by Mischa // Peep the new music video! Another great find for #ottmusic weekly via Shifter Magazine. Like Seiiizi, Mischa is one of 16 acts performing in the OMIC x Shenkman Arts Centre live showcase event on Friday, Feb. 26, streaming via YouTube. [Bandcamp]