Following the release of the impeccably produced ‘Coming For You’ and the collaborative follow up ‘No Time To Waste feat. Rromarin’, Milwaukee Banks are thrilled to be releasing their new album No Time, out today via Dot Dash / Remote Control. Of the album, Dyl Thomas offers: “It’s a record about perception. Time is … Continue reading Milwaukee Banks new album No Time out today!
Here we have a brand new project from Melbourne artist Dyl Thomas (Formally known as Urban Monk). Known for his work with Milwaukee Banks, Pang Productions and also Wax Museum, this talented beat maker/producer and vocalist spent a month submerged … Continue reading Dyl Thomas A Tribute to Pete Rock Beat Tape
Upfront Fridays – a night of live hip hop and DJs bringing back that underground hip hop sound to the south side of the Yarra. Held on the first Friday of the month in the infamous Front Room at Revolver … Continue reading Upfront Fridays: Adam Koots Sleeping In The Sink album launch Fri 4th Sept.
Requiem’s new album Louvres is a rapper’s document of observation and personal growth following his departure from Melbourne and immersion into life in Australia’s Top End. The title itself references the iconic pre-Cyclone Tracy window treatments, the view from which … Continue reading Requiem is ready to unleash his brand new album ‘Louvres’
Spending his teens growing up along the banks of the Murray River in country Victoria, Clayton ‘Requiem’ Bennett dove heart first into art, devouring books and films on Basquiat, Pollock and Duchamp, before turning to hip hop, recording demos on … Continue reading Requiem Louvres
Dyl Thomas & Flu’s upcoming Idol Hands EP is now available for pre-order over at the Pang Productions website. During the week we also caught a brand new video drop for the track titled Deep. A gritty and raw clip filmed throughout Melbourne and it’s suburbs. The new track has the boys spittin’ some dope bars over the top of a crazy nice beat. This is the second track we’ve seen drop from the album, following on from the track Red Wine Bars Shine. The Idol Hands EP pre-order pack includes: 12″ vinyl EP Idol Hands A3 poster Pang Productions stickers … Continue reading Dyl Thomas & Flu Deep
Polo Club are back with a bangin’ new EP titled Live for Tonight. The boys from Melbourne are proud to officially unleash the title track as the first single out now. The punchy four-track EP is scheduled for July 1st and Polo Club will be tearing up stages nationally throughout July and August with 6 shows across VIC, QLD, ACT and NSW. Snappy production by producer Cam Chapman (aka GullyChaps) and the ever skilled lyrical lashings from MC Dyl Thomas meld seamlessly to fuse that old school feel with mod, new sounds. This EP showcases a more refined spin on their … Continue reading Polo Club – Live For Tonight
Back in 2008, Ishu garnered praise for the smooth, organic dub/reggae/dancehall flavours and laid-back vocals of his debut EP. Seven tracks which documented his time in Melbourne before heading abroad. Fast-forward two years later and he’s switching it up. A broadened sound palette has him charting new musical territory, using hiphop and electronic beats as his canvas. Culture-mashing boom-bap in a similar vein to local favourites Hermitude and with hints of big influences like Madlib, Hi-Tek and Bonobo, Ishu is now ready to unleash his debut album, A World In Progress. Citing his environment as the main influence of his … Continue reading Ishu presents an amazing debut album: A World In Progress
Citing his environment as the main influence of his music, it’s no surprise that Sydney-born hip-hop producer Ishu has returned to Australia with a bag full of fresh ideas and a new vision, after travelling throughout Europe and Asia in 2009. Collecting samples and field recordings along the way; Ishu found inspiration in every country he visited, immersing himself in local culture and sketching beats for his forthcoming album release. Now at his new home in Melbourne, it’s time to bring these rough drafts to life. ISHU presents the new single ‘Progress feat. Mantra’ Back in 2008, Ishu had garnered … Continue reading Ishu presents the new single ‘Progress feat. Mantra’ [A World In Progress – Out Today]