Author: Aaron Miller

444-0045: Edgar – “NOTA”

Instagram 444-0045: Edgar – “NOTA” “NOTA” Edgar is a new artist to 444% – but not to the streets of Toronto. An enigmatic figure that has walked some of the toughest roads imaginable, he’s turning that lived experience into some of the sharpest rap records coming out of the city. With a razor sharp wit… Read more »

444-0044: Moneyphone – “World Peace Inside Me”

Instagram 444-0044: MONEYPHONE – “World Peace Inside Me” “World Peace Inside Me” Toronto’s MONEYPHONE has released its debut LP, several years in the making and following 2023 singles “Tinted” and “Elijah” and stellar 2022 tracks “Mink” and “Coming Back Around” featuring Monsune. The unique dual vocal approaches of members David May and Enoch Ncube continue… Read more »

444-0043: Romee Maye – “Maye Season”

Instagram 444-0043: Romee Maye – “Maye Season” “Maye Season” ”Dark, sensual and perfect for a late night drive,” says Romee Maye of the inspiration for his music. It’s a simple statement from the Toronto artist that speaks volumes about the raw, slithery, moody and definitively tone-setting effort that is the debut LP Maye Season.  This is… Read more »

444-0042: Romee Maye – “150 MILES”

Instagram 444-0042: Romee Maye – “150 MILES” “150 MILES” ”Dark, sensual and perfect for a late night drive,” says Romee Maye of the inspiration for his music. It’s a simple statement from the Toronto artist that speaks volumes about the raw, slithery, moody and definitively tone-setting effort.    “150 MILES” is the second single from the… Read more »

444-0041: Romee Maye – “PRESSURE”

Instagram 444-0041: Romee Maye – “PRESSURE” “PRESSURE” ”Dark, sensual and perfect for a late night drive,” says Romee Maye of the inspiration for his music. It’s a simple statement from the Toronto artist that speaks volumes about the raw, slithery, moody and definitively tone-setting effort.    “PRESSURE” is the first song from the forthcoming project, which… Read more »

444-0040: Moneyphone – “Elijah”

Instagram 444-0040: MONEYPHONE – “Elijah” “Elijah” Recently we welcomed Toronto’s MONEYPHONE to our roster of distributed artists, led by the release of new single “Tinted.”The song had incredible drive and bounce, but “Elijah” the second track to be released from the project – shows the deeper and more varied side of the project. Both tracks… Read more »

444-0039: Edgar – “ÓRALE”

Instagram 444-0039: Edgar – “ÓRALE” “ÓRRRALEEEE” Edgar is a brand new artist to 444% – but not to the streets. An enigmatic figure that has walked some of the toughest roads imaginable, he’s turning that lived experience into some of the sharpest rap records coming out of Toronto. With a razor sharp wit to match… Read more »

444-0038: Louie Short – “Good To Me”

Instagram Youtube 444-0038: Louie Short – “Good To Me” “You keep saying I’m funny, I wasn’t trying to be.” Saccharine or sinister. What does the giver gain? Another brilliant and thoughtful quote from Louie Short attached to “Good To Me,” the Toronto indie songwriter’s second single in 2023. Like “Daniel” before it, Louie offers up… Read more »

444-0037: Esay Bando – “Frank Motion”

Instagram Youtube 444-0037: Esay Bando – Frank Motion “Frank Motion” “Frank Motion” is the latest EP from rapper Esay Bando, and like with all Bando records, it’s extremely hard. Highly creative, relentlessly real street music from Downtown Toronto. In his own words – ‘I put my journey into perspective. I think people that have been… Read more »

444-0030: Goodbye Karelle – “Hugh Greene & the Lucies Made Me”

Instagram Youtube 444-0030: Goodbye Karelle – Hugh Greene & the Lucies Made Me Goodbye Karelle – Hugh Greene & the Lucies Made Me Today, we released the debut LP from Goodbye Karelle. This is the project of Montreal-based actor, singer-songwriter and poet Karelle Tremblay, ushered in with single “Conway Road.” A first run of Hugh… Read more »