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LOCAL CALGARY RAPPER & POET, OLIVER THRONE, RELEASES HIS LATEST EP, "THRE3"

Oliver Throne drops his newest EP 'THRE3' on September 14, 2020. Spanning only 5 minutes in length, the EP is short, sweet, and shows off a new side of Thrones artistry.  “Sonically, it’s a lot different from the other music I’ve made in the past because the tracks aren’t as intense and a lot more calming. These three songs just feel like I’m chilling in my backyard" 

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“THIS IS A MOVEMENT, NOT A MOMENT” – THE ZERO RACISM CLUB INTERVIEWS #04

Celebrating 25 years in Canada this June, Emmanuel Jambo Simon aka Oliver Throne looks back on the last two decades that he has spent with his South Sudanese family in Calgary, Alberta. In the past couple weeks he has felt happy to reside in Calgary, and to have personally attended protests as large and as energetic as the ones earlier this June.

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ZERØ FUTURE CLUB SELLS OUT SHIRT DROP IN UNDER 24 HOURS FOR #BLACKLIVESMATTER FUNDRAISER.

Zero Future Club, a collective founded in Calgary, Alberta by African, Asian and LGBTQ2SI+ creatives have zero tolerance for racism and committed to transparency and change. Who we are affects our art, and vice versa. We are affected by what’s happening to countless people of color in North America facing police brutality, racial discrimination and oppressive terror. 

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