Allday Startup Cult Tour

Allday’s incredible debut album Startup Cult has debuted at #3 on the ARIA charts this week, only coming in behind Sia and the UK’s Ed Sheeran. To celebrate the rapper is setting off on a massive national tour presented by triple j, with special guests Remi and Baro in tow. The album is just the second release on new label ONETWO, which is a joint venture between Unified and Melbourne based rapper Illy. The label’s first release was Illy’s own album Cinematic, which peaked at #4 on the ARIA Charts late last year.  Startup Cult is an assured debut record, and one that has been racking … Continue reading Allday Startup Cult Tour

Miracle Mainland Album Stream – Exclusively on Rdio

Sydney based emerging artist/producer, Miracle, will be exclusively streaming his much anticipated debut album, Mainland on Rdio from July 4th. Produced by ARIA Award winner, Stylaz Fuego, and co-produced by Nic Martin, Mainland showcases Miracle’s exceptional blend of hip-hop, alternative beats and progressive sounds. A truly unique and personal album, Mainland was inspired by Miracle’s own life journey and features a compilation of stories, feelings and personal experiences. His tale is one that has inspired Australia’s youth who have flocked to shows across the nation where Miracle has supported the likes of A$AP Rocky, Childish Gambino and Tyga. The 8 … Continue reading Miracle Mainland Album Stream – Exclusively on Rdio

Allday Releases Startup Cult Debut Album Today + New Single & Video

Adelaide-come-Melbourne rapper Allday has released his first full-length album Startup Cult today, and has already reached #2 on the iTunes chart upon release. The album is released via ONETWO and is already becoming a fan and media favourite. Allday had this to say to his fans, “Making music may not be healing the sick or feeding the hungry, but it it makes you forget your problems for a few minutes that I’ve don’t my job. Whether you buy the CD, buy the mp3s or even torrent the album, I hope it means something to you.” After the success of Right Now, … Continue reading Allday Releases Startup Cult Debut Album Today + New Single & Video

aahh Radio Season 2 Episode 3 Allday

Allday will release his debut album Startup Cult on July 4 via ONETWO. After a string of successful singles, EPs and free mixtapes, the Melbourne-via-Adelaide rapper has created a massive underground buzz for his debut, which is in turn one of the most anticipated Australian records of 2014. The first single from Startup Cult is Right Now, which hit the airwaves via triple j last month just in time for appearances nationally on Groovin The Moo Festival. Today, the music video for Right Now is released to fans via YouTube just in time for the tour of the same name which starts this weekend. The tour includes mostly sold out … Continue reading aahh Radio Season 2 Episode 3 Allday

Allday takes fans on bus to listen to new album, covers Inxs for Like A Version

Allday has announced that he will be giving lucky fans a ride on a bus for a mobile early listening party for his new album Startup Cult, which will be released on July 4 via ONETWO. The announcement was first made earlier today on triple j’s Like A Version segment, where he performed an incredible cover of the classic Never Tear Us Apart by INXS and a live rendition of his new single Right Now. Allday is well known for being honest and close with his rapidly growing fanbase. A quick glance over his social networks will see the young rapper … Continue reading Allday takes fans on bus to listen to new album, covers Inxs for Like A Version

Allday Announces Debut Album ‘Startup Cult’

Allday will release his debut album Startup Cult on July 4 via ONETWO. After a string of successful singles, EPs and free mixtapes, the Melbourne-via-Adelaide rapper has created a massive underground buzz for his debut, which is in turn one of the most anticipated Australian records of 2014. The first single from Startup Cult is Right Now, which hit the airwaves via triple j last month just in time for appearances nationally on Groovin The Moo Festival. Today, the music video for Right Now is released to fans via YouTube just in time for the tour of the same name … Continue reading Allday Announces Debut Album ‘Startup Cult’

Groovin The Moo Oakbank 2014 Review + Photos

WOW what a ride. The recent long weekend brought many joys, not only did you get Friday & Monday off from work, school or university. If you were anywhere in South Australia chances were you or someone you knew attended the inaugural Groovin The Moo event for Oakbank. If you didn’t, well we hate to say it but you missed out big time. The Oakbank leg of Groovin The Moo kicked off proceedings just before lunch on a perfect Autumns day. The gumboots were out in force but were not at all needed. A lot of people dressed up in costumes ranging … Continue reading Groovin The Moo Oakbank 2014 Review + Photos

Allday Right Now Review

Allday is cruising his way through the current GTM2014 tour, with other local artists such as Illy, Thundamentals, and a whole lot more. On Friday 25th of April, not only did Allday perform to a packed out stage at the inaugural Oakbank GTM event, he also released his brand new single titled Right Now. Allday has also recently announced his Right Now National Tour, which will kick off in Geraldton, Western Australia on May 29. The run of shows will include all ages, U18 and licensed shows right around the country, before finishing up in Brisbane, Queensland on June 20. Allday will be … Continue reading Allday Right Now Review

aahh Radio Episode 16: Bam Bam

Australia is unveiling new hip-hop talent at a phenomenal pace, and a name you are going to hear more and more of is, Bam Bam – announcing his debut EP The Good Life, which will be released on Friday March 28, 2014 through Ten To Two Records. Exclusive physical pre-order packages are available here and the digital EP can be pre-ordered from iTunes now! A gifted breakdancer, writer and rapper; over the past few years the multi-talented Bam Bam has shifted his full-time focus from breaking to music – touring with old mate 360 to an army of new fans, and … Continue reading aahh Radio Episode 16: Bam Bam

Play Push Over thanks to triple j Unearthed

Thanks to triple j Unearthed your band could be playing at Melbourne’s infamous Sidney Myer Music Bowl as part of Push Over along with the already announced stellar line up including Deez Nuts, Dream on Dreamer, Chance Waters, Remi, Pez, In Hearts Wake, Buried in Verona, Smith Street Band, Cub Sport and many more! To be in the running get your music up online at triple j Unearthed before Sunday 16th February and you will automatically be in the running to play at this year’s Push Over Festival!! The winner will be announced late February. Push Over is also running … Continue reading Play Push Over thanks to triple j Unearthed

Young Franco drops free Futurefunk EP + National Tour

If Australia’s recent bloom of young prodigies might be enough to make you question what the hell have you done lately, then this is one that will probably hurtle you into a quarter-life crisis. 19-year-old producer Young Franco is Brisbane’s newest wunderkind who’s offering up his debut EP Futurefunk for free as well as performing at a slew of national shows. ‘Futurefunk’ is making waves around the Australian dance music scene, earning approving nods from Motez, Indian Summer, Alison Wonderland, Peking Duk and Allday alike. The 4-track EP is a medley of awesomeness; described as funky beats meets old disco … Continue reading Young Franco drops free Futurefunk EP + National Tour

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

Chiefs – I Just Been (Drinking, Smoking)

The producer behind breakthrough 2012 hit So Good alongside rapper Allday now brings a new element to his sound as Chiefs. Chiefs debut EP will be dropping late 2013 through Die High Records and BME Melbourne. His brand new track I Just Been (Drinking, Smoking) samples Drake’s The Language cut from NWTS. Chiefs has just signed with Die High Records, so expect a lot of new music coming from the Chiefs camp very soon. You can pick up I Just Been (Drinking, Smoking) as a free download, by following the player or the link below.  Soundcloud  ||  Facebook  ||  Twitter  ||  Bandcamp Continue reading Chiefs – I Just Been (Drinking, Smoking)

Illy To Release New Album Cinematic On Friday November 8

Illy has announced the release of his forthcoming album Cinematic on Friday 8 November via ONETWO. “I decided on the title Cinematic because the album plays like a movie and is true to a vision,” says Illy of the new release. “This will be my fourth album in five years; I’ve learned a lot and directed this experience into Cinematic. The concepts are tighter, the hooks are more finessed and the beats are off the chart!” Cinematic was recorded over the past year at Executive Producer M-Phazes’ Melbourne studio. Jan Skubiszewski, Styalz Fuego and Cam Bluff have also contributed to the production of … Continue reading Illy To Release New Album Cinematic On Friday November 8

Illy + Tuka + Allday + Elemont – How Far

After spending the better part of 2013 bunkered down in the studio recording, Illy is eager to return to life on the road and preview some tracks from his new album. The yet to be named album, executive produced by M-Phazes will mark the first release on Illy’s own record label ONETWO and will be available in time for summer 2013. Illy will be joined on the road by an impressive line-up including Tuka, Allday and Elemont. To celebrate the launch of the tour Illy has teamed up with his special guests in Tuka, Allday and Elemont to release a brand new … Continue reading Illy + Tuka + Allday + Elemont – How Far

Koolta – All I Need’s A Heartbeat

Fresh from his first headline national tour, Adelaide’s MC/Producer Koolta (2011 Hilltop Hoods Initiative Winner/2012 JJJ Unearthed Parklife Winner) has teamed up once again with DJ PT for the release of their second mixtape All I Need’s A Heartbeart. 2013 has been a busy year for the pair thus far with a heavy touring schedule for the last six months. Now back in the studio Koolta has been honing his craft and pushing his song writing skills to exciting and diverse places. This release is a collection of ten brand new songs plus three remixes from Koolta’s debut album The … Continue reading Koolta – All I Need’s A Heartbeat

Allday – Soon I’ll Be In Cali 2

Allday’s latest mixtape Soon I’ll Be In Cali 2 dropped recently to massive online buzz, with tens of thousands of downloads and streams so far. The latest in a string of highlights for the prolific artist and performer, it features 16 tracks that are peaking Allday’s legion of fans. Having forgone a pro basketball career to pursue music, 2013 has been epic. Allday’s first real single So Good scored #91 in the triple j Hottest 100, and an amazing crowd flocked to his sets at festivals including Big Day Out, Pushover, St Kilda Festival, Groovin’ The Moo Bunbury, and Come Together. Meanwhile … Continue reading Allday – Soon I’ll Be In Cali 2

Bam Bam – Bags Packed feat. Allday Official Music Video

What exactly is left to say about Bam Bam?! It’s been a big few years from one of Melbourne’s most respected Hip Hop stars. With a resume that includes supporting his best mate 360 on his national sold out Flying Tour.  Amassing over 30,000 downloads of his mix tapes, playing a slew of festival spots and earning over 20,000 fans on Facebook you’d certainly be forgiven for thinking he’d be satisfied and ready to put his feet up!! Actually, there’s a lot left to say and as far as Bam Bam is concerned this is really only the beginning. With … Continue reading Bam Bam – Bags Packed feat. Allday Official Music Video

Natureboy x GMC – Compression Sessions

Compression Sessions is a free online smoker/dreamer/chill series created by Natureboy X GMC. Tracks are released weekly. Compression Sessions is a weekly series with a new song dropping every Sunday from the Compression Sessions Facebook page. Each track is 420 related, and so far has featured artists 360, Daniel Merriweather, Scribe, Xy, Dialekt, The Sutardy Brothers, Allday and more. You can download each of the tracks as they are released, for free. Sit back, roll up and relax.  Facebook  ||  Soundcloud  ||  Twitter Continue reading Natureboy x GMC – Compression Sessions

Illy – On & On Tour 2013

To celebrate the release of his brand new single On & On, Illy has announced today a capital city headline tour for September 2013. After spending the better part of 2013 bunkered down in the studio recording, Illy is eager to return to life on the road and preview some tracks from his new album. The yet to be named album, executive produced by M-Phazes (Kimbra, 360, Bliss N Eso) will mark the first release on Illy’s own record label ONETWO and will be available in time for summer 2013. Illy will be joined on the road by an impressive line-up including … Continue reading Illy – On & On Tour 2013

Byron Bay Hip Hop Group ‘The Hated’ Release EP & Announce National Tour

Following their much acclaimed single Lord’s Life released earlier this year, The Hated have just released their free EP and announced their first national tour. For those unfamiliar, The Hated consist of Leeze, Griffin Brain and Vitals and each member brings their own distinctive sound to the table. Upon listening to their EP Lords Life you will quickly familiarize yourself with what a Lord’s Life entails. The group paints a vivid picture of their Byron Bay lifestyle with the help of Melbourne producer C1 who has worked with Allday, Peezo, Seven and Mr Hill. From headlining packed shows to performing alongside hip hop … Continue reading Byron Bay Hip Hop Group ‘The Hated’ Release EP & Announce National Tour

Interview: Allday – Loners Are Cool

Still buzzing from scoring a place in the triple j Hottest 100 with the track “So Good” and playing a host of summer festivals including Big Day Out, Allday releases his EP Loners are Cool, a sophisticated take on contemporary hip hop. Allday’s clever observational style and melodic lyrical flows slide over beats from the likes of producer One Above (Hilltop Hoods, Illy) to create Australia’s exciting answer to Drake or Frank Ocean. aahh: What a big 12 months it’s been for you, moving to Melbourne from Adelaide, appearing in the triple j Hottest 100 and also releasing a couple … Continue reading Interview: Allday – Loners Are Cool

Come Together Tickets On Sale Today!

Selling out in just three days last year you’ll want to get your tickets early for this year’s Come Together, on sale today April 11th at 9am! Celebrating its very special 10th anniversary in what is sure to be a night of epic proportions, we are excited to announce that Come Together – the MASSIVE all-Aussie hip-hop bash will take place in the Big Top at Luna Park, this Queen’s Birthday long weekend.  This year’s stellar line-up of local hip-hop leaders are ready to blow the roof off and be seen as they should be – loud, proud and in … Continue reading Come Together Tickets On Sale Today!

Come Together 2013

Celebrating its very special 10th anniversary in what is sure to be a night of epic proportions, we are excited to announce that Come Together – the massive all-Aussie hip-hop bash will take place in the Big Top at Luna Park, this Queen’s Birthday long weekend. This year’s stellar line-up of local hip-hop leaders are ready to blow the roof off and be seen as they should be – loud, proud and in your face. Introducing a man who should need no introduction, with four albums, an ARIA award for Best Urban Release and countless sold-out national tours and festival … Continue reading Come Together 2013

Ry – Wall Street EP

In Melbourne there is a twenty-something creating New-Wave Rap Music that has a refreshing sound and organic feel. He goes by the name of simply Ry, and has been building his base for the past few years with Mixtapes, EP releases and Videos. Ry’s latest offering is an EP called Wall Street, which has already garnered attention locally, and is bound to make an impact not just within the Hip Hop/Rap Genre but Australian Music in general. Featuring Production from up and comers C1 and Soul Marauder, Wall Street combines an 80’s cinematic vibe with an up-tempo retro feel. The featured single, … Continue reading Ry – Wall Street EP

Seven – The Island

Since the release of Good Thing late in 2011, Seven has risen from relative obscurity to being heralded as ‘the one to watch’ amongst his peers. He now returns with single The Island,’ an upbeat take on a downturn that ooze’s the summer life that Seven chases so frenetically. The ongoing partnership with Brisbane producer Cam Bluff again proves to be a rewarding one, with Bluff bringing his trademark drums to the tune in the only way he knows how, strong. Still, The Island sits on a different tangent to the previous work of the Gold Coast rapper, but given … Continue reading Seven – The Island