Spit Syndicate Freestyle and Interview on Stolen Records

Sydney hip hop hoodlums, Spit Syndicate join the Stolen Records Skrillionaires Shantan Wantan Ichiban and Donny Trump in the FBi Pimp Palace for a wee chinwag and a freestyle. Also below find a copy of the Spit Syndicate – Weapon of Choice (Shantan Wantan Ichiban & Donny Trump Re-edit) by Stolen Records. It was originally for the Yo Yo Yo! Mixtape!, but here it is in all it’s separate glory. On a side note Spit Syndicate’s new album Exile, debuted at #8 on the ARIA urban charts. You can purchase Spit Syndicate’s new album Exile here. Continue reading Spit Syndicate Freestyle and Interview on Stolen Records

Bliss n Eso announce their 4th Studio Album ~ Running On Air

Bliss N Eso are proud to announce the release of their highly anticipated fourth studio album, Running On Air, in late July. The trio have spent the better part of the past six months in the Victorian bush, writing and recording the follow-up to their Gold selling, ARIA Award winning LP, Flying Colours. It’s been a big couple of years since the release of 2008’s Flying Colours, which received praise in countless media and broke all kinds of records. Highlights include winning an ARIA award; Playing in front of 82,000 punters at the historic Sound Relief concert; The release of … Continue reading Bliss n Eso announce their 4th Studio Album ~ Running On Air

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

It”s time to bring the second edition of our monthly cook up. This time around we’re featuring Adit from the dynamic duo, Horrorshow. After a massive six months for the guys with the release of their second full length album, Inside Story plus an ARIA nomination for their debut record, The Grey Space and a support on Urthboy’s Spitshine tour, there has been no rest for the lads and it’s only about to get more hectic. To coincide with the monthly cook up, allaussie hip hop are happy to announce that Horrorshow will embark on their very first headline Tour … Continue reading Cooking With Horrorshow (Adit) Momo Recipe (Nepali Dumpling)

DJ Debris Wins ARIA for Best Engineering

This year the category of Engineer of the Year rounded out with two equal winners who worked with very different genres of music. Hilltop Hoods member, DJ Debris (Barry Francis) has been recognised for his work on State Of The Art, the follow up to the Hilltop Hoods 2006 ARIA Award winning album, The Hard Road. Greg Wales who engineered and produced for You Am I, was the other winner. The 23rd Annual ARIA Awards will be held Thursday, November 26 at Acer Arena. Continue reading DJ Debris Wins ARIA for Best Engineering

The Herd and Koolism

We have done a post about this concert already (here), but it was such a long time ago that we thought we would refresh your memory about this one. The Herd are rolling through town for their last headline show in over a year.  It’s been a crazy 12 months, complete with top ten charting album, ARIA nomination, J Award for Best Video (2020), AIR Awards for Best independent Artist and Best Hip Hop album. Plus their national tour for Summerland was the biggest tour in their history. This year was going to be the R & R year with … Continue reading The Herd and Koolism

Bliss N Eso back home

Bliss N Eso are back home after an amazing sold out tour, but as the lads have admitted that “there is no rest for the wicked”. The guys will have a week off and it will be back to work, we hear that a documentary could be in the pipeline, amongst other things. If you would like to read some reviews of the Flying Colours Tour, check here at FasterLouder. You can also peep some cool photos, like the above shot by badjonni. On a side note, it seems that Bliss N Eso now have over 2000 followers on Twitter. … Continue reading Bliss N Eso back home


In its first week of release, State Of The Art, by the Hilltop Hoods has gone gold, selling 35000 or more units. State Of The Art has rocketed to the top of the ARIA charts, relegating The E.N.D. – Black Eyed Peas to second spot and Pink – Funhouse to 3rd. Check the ARIA site for a full run down of the top 50 here. An interview with the lads just dropped on the Certified Scribe blog here. The guys had this to say about the album; “The three of us are definitely more proud of State Of The Art … Continue reading STATE OF THE ART – GOLD(en Era)

(International Year Of) ASTRONOMY CLASS – Exit Strategy

Marking the International Year Of Astronomy with style: hip hop group Astronomy Class release their second album. The album sees producers Sir Robbo and Chasm build on their signature reggae-blessed hip-hop, brought to life so magically on their 2006 debut, Exit Strategy, while dipping deeper into the sweet soul of Motown’s yesteryear. Ozi Batla makes a welcome return to the mic, brimming with confidence following The Herd’s AIR and J Award winning, ARIA top ten album, Summerland. He delivers his own lyrical stamp on the trials and tribulations of modern life, crafting a sharp-witted and layered listen. John Maddox (bass) … Continue reading (International Year Of) ASTRONOMY CLASS – Exit Strategy


Despite hanging up their boots for 2009, The Herd have given in to the demands of online fans and are announcing a final Tour (East Coast only). The tour coincides with the special DVD release of the Elefant Traks 10th Anniversary Party, filmed with 13 cameras in late 2008. The DVD captures the vitality and energy of the Elefant Traks celebration. It’s been a phenomenally successful 12 months for The Herd: their fourth album Summerland debuting at #7 on the ARIA chart and the resulting tour was the biggest in their history. They went on to win two AIRA Awards … Continue reading THE HERD – LAST HEADLINE SHOW AND DVD


Hip-hop trio Bliss N Eso are about to return with their first solo tour in almost a year, and this time they’re upping the ante and tearing the roof off a whole new calibre of venues. Their Flying Colours album, released over a year ago, has amazingly remained in the ARIA Album Charts ever since, and spawned four massive singles in Bullet and a Target, Woodstock 2008, Eye of the Storm and The Sea is Rising. A special 2 disk Deluxe edition of the album entitled Flying Colours Live, has been pushed back till June 12, features a live show … Continue reading BLISS N ESO – FLYING TOUR