Building on the success of The Borough Most Thorough, Phase 2 provided advanced training to artists who had proven their passion about Hip Hop, who were creatively motivated and independently focused on succeeding as an artist
Under professional guidance, the emerging artists organized themselves and worked as a creative team to develop a collaborative EP in a professional studio. The album – Devastating – is available online here: http://scarborougharts.bandcamp.com/
Download all the songs from the Phase 2 collective’s CD http://scarborougharts.bandcamp.com/
Phase 2 was complemented by several community locations which hosted free multi-day series of intensive urban music workshops, allowing youth participants to collaborate on original tracks.
Locations: McGregor Community Centre, Dorset Park ANC (Dorset Park)
East Scarborough Boys & Girls Club (Kingston-Galloway)
Heart Beatz – Cliffcrest Community Centre (Scarborough Village)
Malvern Branch – Toronto Public Library (Malvern)
Pro-Tech Media Lab –Toronto Public Library (Eglinton East-Kennedy Park)
Agincourt Community Services Association (Steeles-L’Amoreaux)
Phase 2 was supported by the Government of Ontario and the City of Toronto.