Fundamental Elements release The Prerequisite on Clockwork Records Brisbane, what the fuck is in your water? It’s a question we’ve been asking ourselves for a moment now. As a whole, the Hip Hop scene in Australia has always prided themselves on ‘staying true to the art’. Whatever your interpretation of that broad sweeping statement may be. If we take a closer look, there are few cities that embody that ethos perfectly. Some would argue none more so than Brisbane. The hip hop coming out of Brisbane lately has been outstanding. It continues to rate as some of the best underground hip hop from … Continue reading Brisbane, what the fuck is in your water?
Fundamental Elements have long shared a vision to put the Boom-Bap back into a local rap scene that has, at times, somewhat lost focus. Both rappers have been able to cage the energy of a live gig and hype of a full house in the studio and unleash it through their recordings. Their honest and direct lyrical approach to personal issues, politics and representing hip hop culture is laid over rap tracks cooked by seasoned beatsmiths Leaf Dog, Soley & FE’s own Pleura. F.E. are on the move! Early 2013, F.E. dropped their second EP, The Homecoming. Production came primarily … Continue reading Fundamental Elements 6 Feet Deep
Clockwork Records are proud to announce the release of Fundamental Elements’ second film clip for the single Independence, taken from their 2013 EP The Homecoming – available now as free download. The clip, filmed in & around FE’s home town of Brisbane, pays homage to the hip-hop culture and also features a huge range of rare & classic local hip-hop vinyl. This track is dedicated to all the independent artists, labels & crews doing their thing & of course all the hip hop heads & fans out there – this is for you! Film Clip by Mindkill. Directed by Azzamate. Produced … Continue reading Watch: Fundamental Elements Independence
One of the freshest acts out of Brisbane have emerged from the studio with their 2013 EP, The Homecoming. The 5-track project picks up where the pair left off, following off from their 2008 EP Living Secrets, providing that same grounded sound with a Boom Bap theme for which the duo are synonymous but with a noticeable growth on wax work. Like they never fell off, they’re back on the play button. Please welcome back the Fundamental Elements and pump the volume! This latest effort contains production from Vegas Aces’ Cam Bluff, Species and Pleura and track cuts from special guest, Johnny … Continue reading Fundamental Elements – The Homecoming EP
With a vision to produce classic boom bap rap music, MC’s Species & Pleura bring a grounded sound back to a scene that has somewhat lost focus at times. Shaping their honest & direct lyrics to focus on personal life, politics & hip hop culture into modern day classic rap tracks, Fundamental Elements manage to seamlessly capture the hype of their party vibe & energetic live show in the studio. Along with the help of seasoned DJ Johnny Love, a recent new addition to the crew at all live shows. Clockwork Records are proud to bring you the first film clip … Continue reading Fundamental Elements – The Homecoming