Melbourne-based REMI and musical collaborator Sensible J, recently shared their new single “Substance Therapy”, off their forthcoming album ‘Divas and Demons’ out September on House Of Beige. After a national tour last month in celebration of first LP single “For Good” featuring Sampa the Great, and a six-date run on touring festival Groovin the Moo, … Continue reading Remi Substance Therapy
Following the incredible success of the multi-award winning album ‘Raw X Infinity’ and recent hyped tours and showcases across the UK, Europe and the US, REMI has just revealed the cover art and release date for a brand new free mixtape titled ‘Call It What You Want’ (F.Y.G. ACT:2).
This new 7-track mixtape will be the sequel to REMI’s 2013 breakout mixtape F.Y.G. ACT:1 (which contained the singles Sangria and Saggin) and features Sensible J sampling some of REMI’s all-time favourite tracks, from a surprisingly diverse array of artists, and exudes REMI’s unique semi-tongue-in-cheek braggadocios MC style, rhythmic flow and honest delivery.
The first track from the ‘Call It What You Want’ mixtape will be made available … Continue reading REMI Announces New Mixtape and Australian Tour Dates
Releases Deluxe Edition Of Multiple Award-Winning Album ‘Raw x Infinity’ Available Now 23-yr old Australian Music Prize winner Remi has today unveiled a powerful new video for his poignant single ‘Ode To Ignorance’ (directed by Melbourne film maker Jam Nawaz). The video coincides with the US release of his multi-award winning album ‘Raw X Infinity’ and the simultaneous release of a world-wide Deluxe Edition of the album that includes 3 bonus tracks and 12 instrumentals. Addressing the very real presence of racism and his experience of being mixed race in his home country Australia, the 23-year old award-winning Melbourne hip-hop artist says of … Continue reading Remi Shares Powerful New Video For Ode To Ignorance
Featuring Hiatus Kaiyote / Remi / Kirkis / Silentjay & Jace XL Sonic Architects National Conference is touring the nation this November / December, taking four of Australia’s most exciting acts on the road, together! Featuring boundary-pushing Melbourne based artists Hiatus Kaiyote, Remi, Kirkis and Silent Jay & Jace XL, Sonic Architects National Conference is set to be an all out four-hour live sound-clash! This mélange of artists comes together from four disparate schools of sound but all share the same ideology of innovation. Their songs were built in the underground, with no blueprints, designed with intuition and inspiring a new … Continue reading Sonic Architects National Conference
After international shows with Joey Bada$$, Danny Brown and De La Soul, 23-year-old Melbourne newcomer Remi will be making his UK live debut at Birthdays on 29th October for a very special (and free) show. New to the game but old to its ways, Remi Kolawole exudes a unique style, rhythmic flow and an honest delivery. His semi tongue-in-cheek braggadocious style by no means overshadows his lyrical abilities. His rapping persona is comfortable sitting amongst varying musical backdrops and tempos, and his singing voice is as smooth and catchy as the hooks he sings. Expertly balancing singing and rapping, Remi’s content … Continue reading Remi London Show Info & New Track ‘Aviation (Disco Weed)’
The nominees for the ninth annual Carlton Dry Independent Music Awards have just been announced This year’s nominees include some of the country’s brightest emerging artists, alongside established and respected performers, acknowledging yet another extraordinary year for Independent music. Awards to be presented during the evening include Best Independent Album, Best Independent Artist, Best Independent Hip Hop Album, the Carlton Dry Global Music Grant, and Best Independent Hard Rock, Heavy or Punk Album among others. The nominations for Best Independent Artist have each received multiple nods, with Violent Soho leading the pack across four categories, including Best Independent Album, … Continue reading Nominees for the Carlton Dry Independent Music Awards
After a massive 2013, culminating in being awarded the coveted title of triple j’s Unearthed Artist of the Year, REMi has hit the ground running in 2014. There’s a new single Livin’ on the airwaves, multiple tour dates across the country, growing international buzz and, most excitingly, his much-anticipated album Raw X Infinity due for release Friday June 6th through REMi’s own DIY label House of Beige, and distributed by Unified. Raw X Infinity will be the second album for the three-piece Melbourne outfit featuring REMi and his musical collaborators, Sensible J and Dutch. The latest single Livin’ shows an edgier slant … Continue reading REMi Raw x Infinity Album Tour
Livin’ is the first single from the young REMi’s much anticipated album Raw x Infinity which is rumoured for release later this year and comes off the back of a massive twelve months. 2013 saw the talented 22-year-old rack-up a bunch of impressive awards including the triple j Unearthed Artist of the year J Award, perform to packed audiences right around the country (including slots on Falls Festival, NYE on the Hill and The Plot), land international supports with the likes of Joey Bada$$, Danny Brown and De La Soul, and top it all off with a #85 placing in the … Continue reading REMi – Livin’ (Prod. Sensible J x Dutch)