The IMP Labs are directed by Dr. Charity Marsh, Canada Research Chair in Interactive Media and Performance in the Faculty of Fine Arts at the University of Regina in Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada.
For more information on Dr. Marsh’s research projects click on the video links below:
Hip Hop storytellers.
Women and Science.
IMP Labs SCHEDULE
Community hours are held on Tuesdays and Thursdays.
Beatmaking Pod 5-9 pm
DJ Pod 6-9 pm
Known for his soulful brand of Hip Hop, Saukrates is multi-talented as a rapper, singer, and musician. Saukrates is the co-founder of Capitol Hill Music, and lead singer of hip-hop/R&B group Big Black Lincoln. He is also a member of Redman’s Gilla House collective. He has worked with artists such as Nelly Furtado, Adreena Mills, Nas, Jully Black, BrassMunk, Method Man and Red Man. In 1994, his first track was titled “Still Caught Up”, which earned a nomination for Best Rap Recording at the 1996 Juno Awards. He was also nominated for another Juno of the same award in 2000 for “Money or Love”.
A historic moment for hip hop in Toronto with the release of an all Canadian Hip Hop Compliation. This video features, Base Poet, Maestro Nu Black Nation, Kish and nuff others. Big shouts to Jon Bronski for executive producing this album and making history on this one!
Michie, Lady P, True Daley and Motion chop it up at the 2010 T-Dot Pioneers Exhibition in Toronto, Michie reflects back on the role CBC Radio played in her career
Ivan Berry of Beat Factory gives his thoughts on the NSHH gallery exhibit and the importance of preserving Canadian Hip-Hop culture!