Purpose – Where It Starts Album Launch

Adelaide get down The Gov tonight for Purpose’s Where It Starts album launch. Tonight he unveils his new live show in what is shaping up to be a big night for independent Australian music. Tickets are still available, get em’ by following the link below. Special guests include Prime, Koolta, Mase N Mattic, Grifters Inc. and JP & DJ Sanchez. Doors open at 7.30pm, $12 per/$15 at door.  Get your tickets here. Purpose recently performed at the Clipsal 500 alongside Drapht, Hilltop Hoods, Pez and more.  Purpose will be launching his album in Melbourne tomorrow night, so get down to … Continue reading Purpose – Where It Starts Album Launch

Trumps – 7inSeven Vol. 1 – A Week’s A Long Time In Music!

Seven days. Seven beats. Seven songs to be written and recorded. A Week’s A Long Time In Music is the first instalment in a series of solo EPs by Trumps of Grifters Inc. As a precursor to the upcoming Grifters Inc release Where Were You When The Fun Stopped?. 7inSeven Vol. 1 is the first official release we’ve had from the Grifters Inc camp in three years. Featuring production from Trace (Dynamic Methods), Amayze, Realizm and Marko Gal (Tandem Run), the EP showcases Trumps’ ability to switch between a variety of styles and approaches seamlessly. The short turnaround time left no … Continue reading Trumps – 7inSeven Vol. 1 – A Week’s A Long Time In Music!

Homegrown 2 – Adelaide (Oct. 21)

HQ’s celebration of the local hip hop scene returns with a line up featuring some of Australia’s finest. The event will also see the return to Adelaide for hip hop legends Def Wish Cast. Def Wish Cast return with the banger Dun Proppa, the first single from their upcoming album Evolution Machine. Also featuring on the night are Sydney’s Horrorshow, and Adelaide’s Dialect & Despair. The Tongue, who is currently on his national The Sextape tour will also be in Adelaide to share his sexual secrets on stage. Jjoining this already massive line up is none other than your rappers favourite rapper Mantra, who … Continue reading Homegrown 2 – Adelaide (Oct. 21)

Nostalgia Entertainment Presents “The Sampler”

Nostalgia Entertainment have celebrated their recent launch with a FREE Sampler CD. The nine track CD features Grifters Inc (The Checkout Chicks, Bargirls and Goths EP), Realizm (Nasty Ill Filthy 12″), Dynamic Methods, DJ Faint One and more. It is the first in a three part series from Nostalgia Entertainment. The Sampler is just a taste of things to come from this camp. Link for download and hard copy information below. 5 AM Rescue Me (Sunday) Tracklisting 1. Creative Strangers pt. 1 2. Rescue Me (Sunday) 3. Art Of The ‘L’ 4. 5 AM 5. Me & You 6. Downtrodden … Continue reading Nostalgia Entertainment Presents “The Sampler”

The ‘SA Hip Hop For Flood Relief Fundraiser’ has sold out!

The ‘SA Hip Hop For Flood Relief Fundraiser’ has sold out! Shout outs to everyone for supporting our Queensland cousins in their time of need. With 10 acts and 5 DJ’s coming together this is looking like being a huge night!! A big shout out also goes to April77 for doing the artwork for free, Blue Max Music for helping to organise the event and all the artists involved for donating their time. A massive shout out goes to The Gov for hosting the event and for donating proceeds from the bar on the night, what an amazing gesture from … Continue reading The ‘SA Hip Hop For Flood Relief Fundraiser’ has sold out!

Koolta – The Deportation EP + EP Launch

Koolta is a 21 year old emcee and producer hailing from the Adelaide Hills. In the last few years Koolta has contributed production and vocals on various local releases, like K21’s “The Greenhouse” compilation. In 2008 and 2009, Koolta shared the stage with K21 and DJ PT for a stack of shows around the country supporting the likes of the Funkoars, Drapht, Pegz, Vents, Terra Firma and C Rayz Walz. Now in 2010, Koolta is ready to release his debut solo effort. The Deportation is an 8 track EP written and produced by Koolta. You will find no braggadocio rhymes … Continue reading Koolta – The Deportation EP + EP Launch

Phatchance hits SA

Phatchance, hot off the release of his debut album Inkstains is set to hit Adelaide in the new year. Triple J recently crowned Phatchance the Unearthed Artist of the week as a part of Aus music month. Fellow I forgot, Sorry crew member Coptic Soldier will also be appearing. Support list is is large with Dialect, Grifters Inc, Koolta feat. PT, Hektic feat. Phat MC, Eskatology, Chase and Lariken and Dropt At Birth, doors open at 9. This will all go down March 20, 2010 at L!ve on Light Square. Presale tickets $12 (Available from the artists plus Da Klinic … Continue reading Phatchance hits SA

Grifters Inc – New EP (Special Pre-Order deal)

About a three years ago, Trumps and Kast started making music together. About one year ago they released their first album; A Creature Of The Night, under the name Grifters Inc. An acrobatic year full of leaps and bounds later, they are back with their new EP, Checkout Chicks, Bargirls and Goths. The eight-track release is the second chapter in the life of Trumps, delivered over the uniquely constructed production of Kast. For a very limited time, there is a pre-order offer available at the guy’s website here. Head to the site and fill in your details to cop this … Continue reading Grifters Inc – New EP (Special Pre-Order deal)