Ivan Ooze x Ghostface Killah ‘Bills’

Borrowing his alias from his favourite Mighty Morphin Power Rangers character, Ivan Ooze is part of the new breed of hip hop artists taking the local form of the genre to unexplored areas. With a fascination for intricate rhymes and a signature super-fast flow, Ivan Ooze (Ben Townsend) has in a short period of time experienced the support and attention that some artists take a lifetime to build, with a steadily growing legion of fans waiting with baited breath for each release. With a career so fresh, Ivan Ooze already has some impressive shows under his belt and it’s a list … Continue reading Ivan Ooze x Ghostface Killah ‘Bills’

Ivan Ooze Jimi Hendrix

Thrown into the spotlight in 2014 through a series of viral Friday freestyle videos, Melbourne indie rapper Ivan Ooze cemented the hype in 2015 with recent single ‘Trippin’. Now – ahead of his upcoming mixtape – he’s dropping ‘Jimi Hendrix’, a smooth affair showcasing his fascination for rhyming and versatility as an artist part of the new wave of Aussie rappers. “Jimi Hendrix holds a special place for me. My dad was a rock n roll musician and he first showed me Jimi when I was 14; his single ‘Purple Haze’ is my go to track and it was probably … Continue reading Ivan Ooze Jimi Hendrix

Matthew Craig i left my heart in montreal part one

After a whirlwind year playing shows with everyone from Allday to Bliss N Eso and even T-Pain, R.E.A.L Music artist and co-founder Matthew Craig drops his first solo piece “i left my heart in montreal part one” on the day of his 24th birthday. The mellow, sub-two minute track gives a brief insight of what’s to come out of the R.E.A.L Music camp this summer with Craig delivering introspective, pensive rhymes over a catchy horn sample in a unique, laid-back, casual You can catch Matthew Craig and the rest of the R.E.A.L Music Family at upcoming gigs supporting California emcee … Continue reading Matthew Craig i left my heart in montreal part one