Horrorshow Announced On International Hip Hop Festival ‘Soundset 2017’

After dropping their 4th studio album, ‘Bardo State’ only last week, Horrorshow’s momentum is only picking up with speed with the announcement of joining this year’s Soundset Festival in the US. Presented by Rhymesayers and with a lineup to weep with joy over, the Sydney duo will be rubbing shoulders with the likes of Travis Scott, Atmosphere, Gucci Mane, Mac Miller and Ms. Lauryn Hill. With more shows to come OS, a buzz in the air about the new album and a new single set to drop next week (‘Eat The Cake’ – added to triple j) it looks like … Continue reading Horrorshow Announced On International Hip Hop Festival ‘Soundset 2017’

Yasiin Bey Plus Special Guest Daily Meds

Only East Coast Side Show Appearance Soulfest in association with International Events Group (I|E|G) are pleased to announce an exclusive Yasiin Bey aka Mos Def headline show on Monday 20th of October at The Enmore Theatre. He is one of Hip-Hop’s most iconic recording artists with a career that spans over twenty years. Yasiin Bey aka Mos Def hails from Brooklyn New York and was a major force in the early nineties underground hip-hop movement appearing on the albums of fellow rapper’s De La Soul and Talib Kweli. Forming his group Black Star on Rawkus Records in 1998 and releasing … Continue reading Yasiin Bey Plus Special Guest Daily Meds

Our Vinyl Weighs A Ton – This Is Stones Throw Records: Sydney Screening

For the first time in Sydney, local audiences can now see Jeff Broadway’s 2013 documentary about forward-thinking hip hop label, Stones Throw and hear/see the full story from label co-founder Peanut Butter Wolf as he takes viewers on a journey from forming the label with Charizma, through flagship acts like Madlib and J Dilla to present day successes such as Mayer Hawthorne. With a soundtrack by Madlib, this full-length feature film draws on over 100 hours of footage from filmmaker Jeff Broadway, live concert footage, never-before-seen archival material, inner-circle home video/photographs, and in-depth interviews with the folks who put Stones … Continue reading Our Vinyl Weighs A Ton – This Is Stones Throw Records: Sydney Screening

Talib Kweli Returns To The Espy

Since his groundbreaking debut as Black Star with Mos Def in 1998, Talib Kweli has kept coming up with the gold. Now, ten albums deep and with another release on its way, Kweli continues to forge a unique career as a respected underground star with appeal in the mainstream. The Brooklyn-based rapper earned his stripes as one of the most lyrically-gifted, socially aware and politically insightful rappers to emerge in hip hop history. Kweli’s dynamic ‘Prisoner Of Conscious’ AKA ‘P.O.C.’, released in May 2013 signaled the start of the next chapter of Kweli’s remarkable career. The album was a three-year journey … Continue reading Talib Kweli Returns To The Espy

We Run This Vol. 10

On We Run This Vol. 10 music fans will enjoy over two hours of music by the Grand Hustle artists like T.I., Iggy Azalea, Trae The Truth, Shad Da God, Young Dro, Chip & more. Mixed by Mr. E, the anniversary edition features this time over 37 songs under the southern based label Grand Hustle & Mr. Es: RPS Fam. Mr. E’s music has been compared to a “BMW in the fast lane on some German motorway” by Rapmullet Magazine. “What separates him from every other DJ on the European mixtape circuit are his releases, they don’t feel like mixtapes, … Continue reading We Run This Vol. 10

Rap City 2013: Artists To Reschedule

The promoters of Rap City regret to announce that Rap City 2013 will not be going ahead over the October Labour Day long weekend, due to unforeseen complications with scheduling that were beyond control. However, in the coming weeks Australian solo dates for Talib Kweli, Homeboy Sandman and Trademark Da Skydiver will be announced. We sincerely apologise for the disappointment to anyone who currently has a ticket to Rap City.  Full refunds can be obtained from the place of purchase. Stay tuned for solo tour announcements coming soon! Continue reading Rap City 2013: Artists To Reschedule

Rap City 2013

Since inception in 2010, Rap City has brought a mix of the hottest Hip Hop talent to one stage, in a unique format, multi-billed event that is much more than the average Hip Hop show. Bringing some of Hip Hop’s best to Australia in previous years, high-profile artists such as GhostfaceKillah, DOOM, The Beatnuts, DJ Premier, Chino XL, Masta Ace & Edo.G w/ Marco Polo have been showcased to sold out venues across the country. This year we welcome back to Australia, legendary Brooklyn emcee, Talib Kweli, and introduce lyrical shaman signed to Stones Throw Records, Homeboy Sandman & New Orleans … Continue reading Rap City 2013