Shadrach Kabango, better known as Shad, has been named the new host of its arts and culture show Q in Canada. He'll be replacing Jian Ghomeshi.
Jason Tate on 03/10/15 - 10:19 PM
Shad has posted his new Boarding Pass EP as a free download on Bandcamp. Would definitely recommend picking it up.
Jonathan Bautts on 12/01/14 - 11:09 PM
The Receiving End Of Sirens' Brian Southall remixed Dallas Green & Shad's "Live Forever" - it's in the replies, and pretty damn good.
Jack Appleby on 01/29/14 - 10:38 AM
Shad's video for "Remember to Remember" ft. Lights can be seen over at Complex Mag.
Deborah Remus on 12/10/13 - 09:20 AM
Shad's new full length album, Flying Colours is available to stream with a track by track analysis at CBC Music.

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Drew Beringer on 10/08/13 - 02:34 PM
You can stream Shad's new track called "Fam Jam (Fe Sum Immigrins)" over on HillyDilly. Shad will release his new album, Flying Colours, on October 15th.

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Keagan Ilvonen on 08/27/13 - 11:35 PM
Shad will be touring across Canada and playing the occasional American city this fall. Pre-orders for Flying Colours are also available on Thursday. Dates are in the replies.
Deborah Remus on 08/13/13 - 08:56 AM
Shad will release Flying Colours on October 15th through Black Box Recordings. You can check out the music video for a song called "Stylin" in the replies alongside his upcoming mostly Canadian tour dates.
Deborah Remus on 07/30/13 - 10:53 AM
Shad and Skratch Bastid have released a new EP called, The Spring Up, which you can stream/download on Bandcamp.
Keagan Ilvonen on 06/12/13 - 02:26 PM
A new Shad song called "Peace" can be heard in the replies.
Deborah Remus on 05/06/13 - 08:42 AM
Shad has revealed that his new record, Flying Colours, is very close to being finished.
Inspirations for the disc include, "Kyle Mooney, Kanye West, Kendrick Lamar, Eli Stone, Queen/Spadina, Grandview Calvary Baptist Church, my friends, my family, 30 Rock, We Are the City, Tolstoy, good weather, and the idea that trying is worth it even if you fail."
Deborah Remus on 03/25/13 - 03:02 PM
You can watch Shad's music video for "It Ain't Over" in the replies.
Deborah Remus on 10/31/12 - 11:09 AM
Shad has posted the video for "Old Prince." You can scope out the video in the replies.

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Keagan Ilvonen on 09/02/12 - 07:11 PM
Shad's new music video for "A Milli Vanilli" can be found in the replies.

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Keagan Ilvonen on 08/29/12 - 11:45 PM
Download and stream a pay-what-you-want mixtape from Shad here.

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Thomas Nassiff on 07/19/12 - 06:03 AM
Shad's new mixtape, Besides, can be downloaded for free over here.
Deborah Remus on 12/17/11 - 02:42 PM
A new Shad song titled "Flawless" can be heard here.
Deborah Remus on 07/30/11 - 11:09 AM
A new Lights song titled "Everybody Breaks A Glass" featuring Holy Fuck and Shad can be heard here. It's off of her upcoming record.

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Deborah Remus on 07/17/11 - 06:43 PM
Shad announced some more tour dates for the summer. Check them out in the replies.
Deborah Remus on 06/11/11 - 11:57 PM
A 20 track CD and a 26 song double vinyl record with songs recorded during the National Parks Project will be released on May 3 and 24. Shad and John K. Samson are just some of the many artists that participated.
Deborah Remus on 04/30/11 - 02:33 PM
Winners of the "Live Forever" remix contest for Shad and Dallas Green have been announced.

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Matthew Tsai on 04/18/11 - 06:10 PM
Maestro Fresh-Wes performed "Let Your Backbone Slide" with Shad and K-OS at the CBC's Hip-Hop Summit in Toronto. Video is in the replies.
Deborah Remus on 04/02/11 - 12:00 PM
To show thanks for his Juno Award, Shad is giving away a new song featuring Skratch Bastid for free. Grab "Give You All I Can" here.

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Deborah Remus on 03/28/11 - 07:09 PM
Shad, Arcade Fire and Matthew Good are just some of the many artists who won a Juno Award this weekend. The list of winners can be seen here.

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Deborah Remus on 03/27/11 - 09:33 PM
Shad announced a bunch of new Canadian tour dates. Check them out in the replies.
Deborah Remus on 03/25/11 - 10:32 PM
Shad will release an iTunes session on March 1st.
Deborah Remus on 02/23/11 - 10:14 PM
Shad recently announced some new tour dates and you can check them out in the replies.
Deborah Remus on 02/09/11 - 09:02 PM
Shad's video for "Keep Shining" can be found in the replies.

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Jonathan Bautts on 02/07/11 - 03:27 PM
A new interview with Shad can be found here.

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Matthew Tsai on 01/28/11 - 04:21 PM
Say what you want, just spell my name right. Check out Shad.
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Thomas Nassiff on 01/27/11 - 11:05 PM
Read an article here on Dallas Green about his recent collaboration with Shad. According to Green, Shad "raps better than most people speak."

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Matthew Tsai on 01/25/11 - 08:47 PM
Shad and Dallas Green's Two Songs collaboration will be released digitally on January 11th. A limited run of vinyl will also be available in their webstores and all profits will go to support Skate4Cancer.
Deborah Remus on 01/05/11 - 08:57 PM
Head to the replies to hear a new Dallas Green track featuring Shad.
Matthew Tsai on 11/29/10 - 08:58 PM
Shad's TSOL is being released on vinyl and it's up for pre-order here.
Deborah Remus on 11/12/10 - 06:15 PM
Shad's music video for "We, Myself & I" can be seen in the replies.
Deborah Remus on 09/18/10 - 07:43 AM
K-OS, Shad and Astronautalis will be touring the United States together this October. Dates are in the replies.
Deborah Remus on 07/27/10 - 01:58 PM
The full line-up for the S.C.E.N.E. Music Festival in St. Catharines, Ontario can be seen in the replies. Acts include Shad, Arkells, Lights, Cancer Bats and many more.
Deborah Remus on 06/02/10 - 05:14 PM
Shad has released his official music video for "Rose Garden." Check it in the replies.

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Blake Solomon on 05/31/10 - 09:29 AM
You can stream Shad's new album, TSOL with his insight on each track here.
Keagan Ilvonen on 05/05/10 - 12:20 AM
Shad's music video for "Yaa I Get It" can be seen here.

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Deborah Remus on 04/20/10 - 03:40 PM
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