OC – DITC Australian Show

SimmerDown Productions are proud to announce the first ever Australian appearance of OC from the infamous Hip Hop crew D.I.T.C. SimmerDown have reached out to get arguably one of the underground’s finest MCs to Australia in February 2015. OC’s first album ‘Word…Life’ to his follow up Jewelz has established him as a foundation contributor of the New York Boom Bap sound. Not to mention his contribution to the DJ Premier produced classic Return of the Crooklyn Dodgers which also featured Masta Ace, Chubb Rock and Jeru the Damaja. In 2012, OC joined forces with a true school Detroit producer Apollo … Continue reading OC – DITC Australian Show

DJ JS-1 It Is What It Isn’t Is

DJ JS-1, the devoted Boom bap producer and scratch aficionado, unveils his sixth full length LP, It Is What It Isn’t, which is now available through his Ground Original imprint. The 21 track collection, includes guest appearances from several of the game’s veteran forces, such as, KRS-One, O.C, Ras Kass, The Artifacts, Buckshot, Ill Bill, and Erick Sermon, among others, to a slew of noteworthy newcomers, like Homeboy Sandman, Fashawn, Torae and Kyle Rapps, to name a few. Titled in counterstrike to the wave of new artists that use social media to falsely portray themselves, JS-1, who has built a … Continue reading DJ JS-1 It Is What It Isn’t Is

We Play! Records Presents: O.C // B-Boy Stance – 7” Vinyl Record

Australia now has a new contributor to the hip hop landscape. We Play! Records are a new, short-run record label releasing some of the worlds most respected underground artists on vinyl. With the first release locked in for March, featuring New York hip hop heavyweight, O.C (of Diggin’ In The Crates Crew) the label is set to release a series of short run, limited edition 7” records for the hip hop vinyl collector – each release, a limited run of only 200 copies. The label has an exciting release schedule for 2014 with the second offering to feature a surprise … Continue reading We Play! Records Presents: O.C // B-Boy Stance – 7” Vinyl Record