Ottawa has a large number of talented local musicians and artists who have gone on to successful international careers in a variety of genres and fields. However, two genres of music in which local talent is underrepresented is hip-hop and electronic music. Luckily, there is a group which has merged the two and become of the most successful and recognizable names in Trap music – Thugli. The duo have returned to their hometown to do a show at Barrymore’s this Friday, January 16 with Toronto band Keys N Krates.
Local DJs Foster and Iggy Smalls will also be performing at the show. Glue talked to Foster and Iggy in the Winter 2015 print edition of Glue hitting shelves this Friday. Check out the article “All About That Bass,” about Ottawa’s connection to Trap music.
And also don’t miss Thugli’s show with Keys N Krates plus openers Foster and Iggy Smalls this Friday. It’s sure to be a crazy one.