Bobby Brown To Tour Sydney, Melbourne And Brisbane With Treach & Kay-Gee Of Naughty By Nature

Bobby Brown Plus Special Guests Treach & Kay-Gee Of Naughty By Nature After a fantastic Australian Tour in 2007, one of the world’s most successful R&B artists of all time, Grammy Award winning artist Bobby Brown returns down under to perform in Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne. Joining Bobby are hip-hop legends, Treach and Kay-Gee of Grammy Award winning group Naughty By Nature, who have spent two decades securing their position as one of the greatest hip-hop groups of all time. With a massive repertoire of hits between them including “Don’t Be Cruel”, “My Prerogative”, “Every Little Stop”, “Roni”, “Good Enough” and … Continue reading Bobby Brown To Tour Sydney, Melbourne And Brisbane With Treach & Kay-Gee Of Naughty By Nature

Hamley Childs Play

Following his acclaimed work on Allday’s chart-topping album Startup Cult and Ry’s Nevada mixtape, Hamley is back with a free collection of stellar instrumentals entitled Child’s Play. The diverse seven-track beat tape certainly shows why the 21-year-old Australian beat-maker is quickly becoming one of the most sought-out producers in the country. He weaves in and out of different sounds and styles with ease, from the opening barrage of loud drums and triumphant piano chords on First Things to the dreamy soul of Fly Away and updated takes on classics by Aaliyah and Naughty By Nature. With this release, Hamley shows once … Continue reading Hamley Childs Play

Skase A.K. & PBX Ten Fifteen Point Six

Skase A.K. and PBX met at a young age at school in Mildura Victoria, they quickly discovered they had similar tastes in music and culture, but at the same time very different. PBX was the East Coast head, an ADIDAS wearing B-boy stancing DJ. Strongly influenced by DJ Premier, PBX played many different genres too, not just hip hop. Skase A.K. begun writing at a young age, coincidently the same time he was introduced to Hip Hop. His first strong influence was Treach and Naughty by Nature, closely followed by Nas, Method Man and the likes of the Wu Tang Clan, … Continue reading Skase A.K. & PBX Ten Fifteen Point Six

I Want My Name Back – “The Sugarhill Gang” Documentary Review

I Want My Name Back is Roger Paradiso’s documentary about hip hop pioneers The Sugarhill Gang. Introducing the world to hip hop over 30 years ago, I Want My Name Back delves into the meteoric rise of The Sugarhill Gang. Through its chance beginnings in New Jersey to the subsequent struggles that crew members, Wonder Mike (Michael Wright) and Master Gee (Gary O’Brien) faced as they battled their own label and the legal system which stripped them of their identities and their rightful legacies. I Want My Name Back is more than a ‘behind the music’/’where are they now?’ look at The Sugarhill … Continue reading I Want My Name Back – “The Sugarhill Gang” Documentary Review