The Joe has released a free mixtape under the longwinded title, Cool-School Geek-Rap BackPack Weird-Core the Mixtape, available for free download on his website  It’s comprised of odd beats and the fabled sounds of Canadians rhyming in the winter. The Joe’s Proletariat LP won the 2006 Covenant Award for Best Hip Hop Album of the year. Big things are happening in Canada!