Author: Aaron Miller

444-0017: Esay Bando – “Out The North”

Instagram Youtube 444-0017: Esay Bando – Out The North “”They Said We Won’t Make It Out The North” Bando is back with some ice cold for the summer. Today the former D-boy turned rapper dropped the opening salvo from his forthcoming EP A Cinderella Story (you’re looking at the cover right below). The project was… Read more »

444-0015: DoFlame – “DoStroy”

Instagram Youtube 444-0015: DoFlame – DoStroy “DoStroy!” We’ve written a lot about DoFlame since we dropped his first music in April of 2021. Today his debut LP DoStroy dropped and at this point, there isn’t much more to say. The record is original, aggressive, and a true representation of the wild energy that’s been seeping out of… Read more »

444-0014: Esay Bando – “2 Legit to Quit”

Instagram Youtube 444-0014: Esay Bando – 2 Legit to Quit “2 Legit to Quit” Today we welcome a new artist to 444%.  Esay Bando is the moniker of Toronto based, street raised Dayan Sabando Paredes. After moving from Chile as a kid, he grew up in the Bloor / Dufferin neighbourhood, where he was exposed… Read more »

444-0013: DoFlame – “Major Waste”

Instagram Youtube 444-0013: DoFlame – Major Waste “You’re Lying To Yourself” It’s DoFlame season at 444% and today we announced the debut LP from Brampton’s Mateo Naranjo and his gang along with new single “Major Waste.”   The full length, DoStroy, is coming Friday, May 13 and the full tracklist is below. As for”Major Waste,” it’s… Read more »

444-0012: Louie Short – “What Can I Do” (Deluxe)

Instagram Youtube 444-00112: Louie Short – What Can I Do (Deluxe) WHAT IN THE WORLD CAN I DO? In the Fall of 2021 the Toronto / Los Angeles artist released his sophomore record, Omw 4ev on 444%. Louie was the sole architect of the project, showcasing his DIY instincts from songwriting through mix. The record… Read more »

444-0011: Kampala Social Club – Isla

Instagram Youtube 444-0011: Kampala Social Club – Isla Kampala Social Club – Isla “Isla” is the new single from Kampala Social Club. The song follows the project’s 2021 self-titled debut, which introduced listeners to Toronto producer Steven Fernandez’ mixture of ambient, meditative downtempo electronic and solo piano music, and the unique cultural narrative that accompanies… Read more »

444-0010: Kampala Social Club – SO1L (Pause + Expand Refix)

Instagram Youtube 444-0010: Kampala Social Club – SO1L (Pause + Expand Refix) Kampala Social Club – SO1L (Pause + Expand Refix) Kampala Social Club released its self-titled debut on 444% in November. Today, it released a reworking of focus track “SO1L” by producer Steven Fernandez who leads daily meditative practices under the Pause + Expand moniker. Read our 2021… Read more »

444-0009: Louie Short – “Omw 4ev”

Instagram Youtube 444-0009: Louie Short – Omw 4ev ON MY WAY FOREVER Louie Short’s new album, Omw 4ev, is available today on 444%.Irreverent and deeply endearing, this is a classic record for fans of being yourself. Louie is a master songwriter and engineer who brings you directly into his world with charm and wit.  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2Aa1jULqPVE… Read more »

444-0008: DoFlame – “Barrels”

Instagram Youtube 444-0008: DoFlame- Barrels “Barrels” “Barrels“ is the third single from DoFlame. We loved the directness of the song’s anthemic punk energy – a new element in this young and incredibly dynamic artist’s catalogue. The single is accompanied by a new video from the OFFLEASH crew, check it below. There’s a full project from… Read more »

444-0007: Kampala Social Club – S/T

Instagram Youtube 444-0007: Kampala Social Club – S/T Kampala Social Club – S/T The self-titled debut from Kampala Social Club is available today on 444%. The ambient, and deeply meditative recordings of Toronto artist and producer Steven Fernandez boast profound cultural and spiritual ties, felt in the album’s six deeply emotive songs.   The album is an exploration of… Read more »