Manny Pacquiao’s Knock Out Playlists on Spotify

In preparation for Saturday’s fight in Vegas against Timothy Bradley, Manny Pacquiao has shared the playlists that keep him going in training, competition and play. The three Spotify-exclusive playlists feature a mix of recent chart toppers and pump up classics that have kept the Pac Man going strong for over a decade. The Spotify playlists include: Training Camp – Ever wonder what songs keep Manny going during his intense training? Besides songs from his favorite Shakira (he included “Hips Don’t Lie” here), Manny sweats it out to Bill Conti’s “Going the Distance”, Wu-Tang Clan’s “Six Directions of Boxing” and Daft … Continue reading Manny Pacquiao’s Knock Out Playlists on Spotify

MythBusters Behind The Myths Australian Dates

Dainty Group is excited to announce the all-new live show Mythbusters: Behind The Myths starring Jamie Hyneman and Adam Savage, co-hosts of the 5 x Emmy-nominated series Mythbusters will tour Australia for the first time. Mythbusters: Behind The Myths presents a fantastical 2 hour evening of on-stage experiments, audience participation, rocking video and behind-the-scenes stories. With this show, for the first time, fans join Hyneman and Savage on stage and assist in their mind-blowing and mind-twisting approach to science. MythBusters: Behind The Myths Australian Dates Melbourne – Plenary, Melbourne Convention and Exhibition Centre Saturday 16 August – 2pm Matinee Show + 7:30pm Show … Continue reading MythBusters Behind The Myths Australian Dates

Cooking With Horrorshow (Adit) Momo Recipe (Nepali Dumpling)

This article was originally posted on December 16, 2009. We thought it was time to bring it out of the archives for those who missed it the first time. It’s time to drop the second edition of our monthly cook up. This time … Continue reading Cooking With Horrorshow (Adit) Momo Recipe (Nepali Dumpling)

The Wu – Once Upon A Time In Shaolin

EZCLZIV introduces The Carmen Clandestine Experience, the world’s first private music service. Its first release for private sale is The Wu – Once Upon A Time In Shaolin… a new double Wu-Tang album consisting of 31 new tracks exclusively recorded with the entire Wu-Tang Clan. It includes special guest appearances by Bonnie Jo Mason, Redman, FC Barcelona soccer players and a unique tapestry of guest performers. The album was produced over a period of six years by Wu Tang producer Cilvaringz under the tutelage of The RZA. The album encapsulates the Clan’s legendary dark funk and avant garde sound and … Continue reading The Wu – Once Upon A Time In Shaolin

What Difference Does It Make? A Film About Making Music

What Difference Does it Make? RBMA Film now available to stream or download online. The 96 minute documentary was shot at the RBMA in NYC last year, interviewing a number of guest lecturers who have graced the RBMA couch including Lee ‘Scratch’ Perry, James Murphy, Brian Eno, Philip Glass, Giorgio Moroder, Erykah Badu, Nile Rodgers, Rakim, Skream, Q-Tip, Bernie Worrell, Egyptian Lover, Ken Scott, Thundercat, Richie Hawtin, James Murphy, Debbie Harry and more. Red Bull Music Academy has put together myriad projects to mark its 15th anniversary, chief among them a film and a book. What Difference Does It Make? A … Continue reading What Difference Does It Make? A Film About Making Music

Fun Not Fame Mixtape Vol. 3

As the new year slowly kicks in, it is time once again for VC Clothing and Clockwork Records to bring you another instalment of the Fun Not Fame Mixtape – the 3rd volume to be precise! After the first 2 installments of the series heavily featured VC and Clockwork affiliated artists, they are now sharing the love and opening the 3rd volume up to the public to submit their own tracks, with 5 winners to be chosen to feature on the mixtape, along with some of the dopest MC’s from around Australia. Past releases have already featured heavyweights in the scene … Continue reading Fun Not Fame Mixtape Vol. 3

Top 20 Tracks We Didn’t See In triple j’s Hottest 100

With triple j’s Hottest 100 taking over the airwaves and all of our social media feeds on the weekend, we’ve decided to release a list of the top 20 tracks that we didn’t see in this year’s Hottest 100.  With all the great music in Australia, it’s hard for everyone to get a top 100 spot, but it doesn’t mean that there aren’t artists out there who are deserving of this recognition. In no particular order we’ve picked a sample of these artists and tracks, and have listed them below for your enjoyment. Doc Felix – The Right Direction feat Dialect … Continue reading Top 20 Tracks We Didn’t See In triple j’s Hottest 100

Suicide Girls Blackheart Burlesque Tour

SuicideGirls, the alternative beauty’s largest online community of pinup models is bringing its full Blackheart Burlesque Tour to Australia. Redefining beauty – “what some people think makes us strange, or weird, or fucked up, we think is what makes us beautiful” – this unique tour promises to be unlike any other Burlesque show on the planet. SuicideGirls is an online community that celebrates alternative beauty and indie culture from around the world. Since 2001, tens of thousands of models have submitted millions of photos to the website hoping to earn official SuicideGirl status. The community carefully chooses the most unique, … Continue reading Suicide Girls Blackheart Burlesque Tour

Netflix announce Better Call Saul

Netflix Inc. and Sony Pictures Television today announced Better Call Saul, the highly-anticipated spin-off of Breaking Bad, will be available exclusively to streaming members in Europe and Latin America shortly after its airing in the U.S, beginning in 2014. In the U.S. and Canada, the complete first season of “Saul” will be available to Netflix members after its season finale on AMC Networks. The deal makes Netflix the exclusive subscription television service in all its territories for “Saul,” as it is in certain territories for the recently concluded Breaking Bad. Starring Bob Odenkirk and co-created and executive produced by Breaking … Continue reading Netflix announce Better Call Saul

Powermove Distribution Expands Product Offering with Philips Headphones

Powermove Distribution has today been appointed the authorised Philips Headphones distributor in Australia for WOOX Innovations, a subsidiary of Royal Philips N.V., effective 1 January 2014. Powermove Distribution is the distributor for Philips audio, headphone and home video products, Philips voice recorders and Philips Hue lighting products in Australia. The addition of the headphones category further strengthens the relationship between Powermove and the Philips brand. “We are excited to reinforce our partnership with WOOX Innovations through the addition of headphones to our range of Philips products,” said Crawford Giles, Director of Powermove Distribution. “Philips has guided consumers through every major innovation … Continue reading Powermove Distribution Expands Product Offering with Philips Headphones

Red Bull Music Academy Tokyo 2014

Once more, with feeling. The Red Bull Music Academy has taken its series of music festivals and workshops to cities around the world over the last 15 years, with previous stops including NYC, Toronto, London, Madrid, Melbourne, and Cape Town. We’re very glad to announce that the Academy will be hosted in Tokyo in October 2014. Tokyo is one of the world’s most iconic cities – a place that tends to inspire mythic reimagining. It’s also a city of contrasts: a place where J-pop stadium spectacles abound, but where collector culture thrives and connoisseurs of obscure funk, soul, audiophile equipment … Continue reading Red Bull Music Academy Tokyo 2014

DJ Keen & Timmy Strikez – The Tinder

Kut Paste Records are proud to present the debut full-length masterpiece DJ Keen & Timmy Strikez – The Tinder. Available on CD only in all good record stores nationwide, and at the Kut Paste Web Store. The Tinder features Volkoff, Timmy Strikez, DJ Keen, Jwaters, and MC Rotheee. Guests that added to the fire include Keith Murray (Def Squad), Jake Biz (750 Rebels), MCRotheee, Dwizofoz, Toddy Darko, Dliver, Edy Brock, Fowl Mouth, Tuns & Kidwiz. DJ Keen & Timmy Strikez, launched their new album at the R.A. the Rugged Man Brisbane Show on September 13 at the Transcontinental Hotel. Official … Continue reading DJ Keen & Timmy Strikez – The Tinder

aahh Radio – Episode 1: Mantra

Welcome to the first ever instalment of aahh Radio. Episode 1 features Melbourne Emcee Mantra who has just released his third cracking studio LP in Telling Scenes. In Episode 1 of aahh Radio, we discuss with Mantra his brand new album, upcoming tour, and a whole lot more.  Expect a whole heap of dope guests and features in the upcoming episodes of aahh Radio, as well as all your latest news, reviews, and happenings from the world of Hip Hop. If you would like to feature in an upcoming episode of aahh radio, submit a track for play, have an upcoming event … Continue reading aahh Radio – Episode 1: Mantra

Main Event – Round 1

Lock in a new event on Canberra’s Hip Hop calendar. An event built for the scene, for the fans and for the artists. Main Event is a long overdue battle night for the capital. A knockout contest where local and interstate MC’s can go head to head for a $1,000 winner takes all prize. Complementing the battle are live performances from exciting local and interstate artists. Main Event Round 1 on November 22nd will see Sydney battle veteran The Tongue making a visit to the capital aiming to take out the $1,000 prize. Standing in his way will be the battle hardened … Continue reading Main Event – Round 1

Sketch The Rhyme at Sydney Fringe 2013

Sketch the Rhyme is a hip-hop – live art game show created and based in Sydney’s inner west. The show, inspired by things like Mr. Squiggle and Pictionary, is made up of a series of playoffs and games between artists, rappers and a live band. The Artists speed-sketch pictures relevant to a theme or topic, MCs then freestyle their response in rhyme, whether its improvising a story or guessing the catch-phrase. Sketch the Rhyme have just announced 3 very special shows as part of the Sydney fringe festival. One show is at quirky Marrickville live music venue Camelot on Friday … Continue reading Sketch The Rhyme at Sydney Fringe 2013

15: A Celebration of Fifteen years of Elefant Traks

We present to you 15: A Celebration Of 15 Years Of Elefant Traks. An elefant-sized party presented over 2 nights. Each artist is only performing once over the two nights, so if you want to see everyone, you need the two-day pass. Hermitude – Horrorshow – The Herd – Urthboy – Sietta – The Tongue – Jimblah – Joelistics – Astronomy Class – The Last Kinection – Ozi Batla – Sky’High – Jane Tyrrell (Solo debut). Melbourne Friday 22 November – Corner Hotel, Richmond Saturday 23 November  – Northcote Social Club, Northcote Tickets available from Corner Hotel and Northcote Social … Continue reading 15: A Celebration of Fifteen years of Elefant Traks

Rinehart Speaks! – A Political Satire

In a world as black as coal, there is one woman shining the light on the mines of our lives. Striving for a better planet, for better people and better food! That woman is of course Gina Rinehart! Mountains were climbed and mined in the hopes of gaining exclusive access to the woman herself and when faced with failure we went for the next best thing. Satire! Gina – A political Satire takes you straight in to the life of one of the world’s richest women. We see Gina at home, on the phone, in a hardline interview, chatting to … Continue reading Rinehart Speaks! – A Political Satire