At Main Event Round 1 local boy Toad was competing among a draw of 8 MC’s that included heavy weights Greeley and The Tongue. When the action wound up just Toad was left standing after defeating The Tongue in the final to take home the $1,000 prize. On March 21st he defends his title at Main Event Round 2.
We have 4 MC’s going head to head for the shot at battling Toad in the final for the $1,000 cash prize. To keep things fair the judging panel on the night will consist of Greeley, Manaz Ill and Rates. Battle MC’s are welcome to enter for a chance to win the $1,000 visit here to enter.
Between battle heats we have more top shelf Hip Hop for you with 30 minute sets from two acts that have both been making mad noise around the country.
Rates and Manaz Ill.
Rates – Former battle MC hailing from Western Sydney. Released his successful debut album Destroy And Rebuild in 2013 and has toured the country extensively with his younger brother Kerser performing at sold out shows and festivals. Also well known for his song and video series Nightmare.
Manaz Ill – Established Adelaide battle MC with recent success taking out $10,000 at “The Language Of War” battle comp as well as the “Best Battle MC” award. As well as staying active in the battle scene Manaz has also been touring his new album What It Look Like released by himself and producer Mdusu as MDMA. Main Event Round 2 will be the Canberra launch show for the new album.
Along with the interstate guests expect sets from local artists Big Dave with Kitty B, Eitha, Flawlezz, Coda Conduct, Lash and Ill K.
Another $1,000 MC battle – Toad defends his title.
PLUS live sets from Rates, Manaz Ill, Big Dave with Kitty B, Eitha, Flawlezz, Coda Conduct, Lash and Ill K.
All hosted by Greeley. ANU Bar, March 21st 2014. More information and registration can be found here.