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The Beat


  • Lee's Palace 529 Bloor Street West Toronto, ON, M5S 1Y5 Canada (map)

imagineNATIVE's music showcase The Beat, co-presented by Revolutions Per Minute (RPM), returns Saturday, October 20, 2018 at Lee’s Palace with live performances and the $10,000 iN Bullseye Prize award presentation.

The Beat will feature live performances by 2018 Polaris Music Prize short listers Snotty Nose Rez Kids, Inuit throat-singing and beat mashup Silla + Rise, Indigenous rapper from Guanajuato by way of Oakland Chhoti Maa, and Winnipeg producer DJ Boogey the Beat. 

imagineNATIVE and Slaight Music will also announce the winner of the 2018 iN Bullseye Prize at The Beat. Launched in 2016, this indigenous music talent search contest seeks to nurture Canada’s newest music talent with unprecedented opportunities, including a $10,000 cash award, to turn their talent into a career. 

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Later Event: October 21
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