Rawthentic Records The Roster Album Launch

The Roster stays true to that old Melbourne soundscape painted by the influential crews and artists who held skills and originality before all else. Laden with proper production from Rawthentic favourites – Must Volkoff, Engineer, Brez, Vince Van Go & Sammy Scissors, the 12 track LP also features new names to the boards Koots on the title track posse cut, while Fluent Form makes his production debut with J.Mac on Half Full. Throw in heavy cuts and even a beat from the resident DJ Rellik and you have yourself The Rawthentic Roster. Check the Rawthentic Records crew as they bring their … Continue reading Rawthentic Records The Roster Album Launch

The Aphilliates Don’t Play

Rawthentic Records is a small independent label formed in early 2012 by Melbourne MC P.Link. In the short time since, the label’s growing roster has been represented at international & local level countless times all over the country, supporting UltraMagnetic MC’s, Trem One, Brad Strut, The Funkoars, Maundz & Jake Biz just to name a few. 
In between shows the label has released 3 solo EP’s from label stalwarts – P.Link, J.Mac & DownPat, plus earned spots on the Obesecity 2 & White Russian Compilations, all while enlisting fresh young talent in the form of Eazy MC, Jestar Dharma, & … Continue reading The Aphilliates Don’t Play

Vince Van Go – The Cyanide Chronicles Vol. 2 – Bareback Lo​-​Fi

Vince Van Go has announced the second volume in The Cyanide Chronicles Series, Bareback Lo-Fi. Made with bare minimum gear the album is a testament to the nothing to something work ethic Vince has become known for. The beats are dusty, jazzy, soulful, at times uplifting and at times dark. The rhymes are gritty, blunted, uncensored and heartfelt. Produced by Vince Van Go with the exception of a beat from Ghett-Smart. MC features from Prospa, Hezatate & Full Spectrum. The Cyanide Chronicles Vol. 2 is currently available as a digital release with a Gatefold CD issue coming after our well earned … Continue reading Vince Van Go – The Cyanide Chronicles Vol. 2 – Bareback Lo​-​Fi

J. Mac – The Wake Up Call

Long overdue but well worth the wait, up & coming Melbourne MC, J-Mac has been honing his craft for years, whether it be onstage with Tranquil Artillery & The Aphilliates or on the street in any cipher he steps to, the man loves to rap! And its evident on his first solo offering – The Wake Up Call. A 7 track EP recorded by Must Volkoff, featuring production from Must Volkoff himself, Trem One, Vince Van Go, Engineer & cuts from Secondhand DJ’s – Rellik & Meta4. J.Mac displays a sharp style combined with witty punchlines and effortless flow, flexing from … Continue reading J. Mac – The Wake Up Call

Vince Van Go x Ruler – Straight Out Da Box

Ruler Melbourne presents Vince Van Go, a Melbourne producer/MC and founder of Dusted Blend Records. Vince Van Go brings to the public his latest project Straight Out Da Box, available on a limited release cassette. Featured on the tape are local Melbourne MC’s Prospa & Hazatate to name a few. Dropping ill verses over a selection of soulful chops & dusty jazz infused boom bap. The tape is sure to make your head nod and take you on an instrumental journey. Vince Van Go – Straight Out Da Box is available npow via the Ruler store here. Purchase  ||  Facebook  || … Continue reading Vince Van Go x Ruler – Straight Out Da Box

BlazinMarty – Emerald City

Melbourne producer BlazinMarty brings you a new release titled Emerald City which features the likes of Sinks, Vanguard, Mata & Must, Defron, Full_Spectrum, Ivan Ooze, Bastian Killjoy, Exact, J Waters, Koots, Vince Van Go and 3.14XL With a huge 24 tracks, there are 100 copies of this LP available, you can get your hands on this one online at BlazinMarty’s Facebook page here, price $15 plus postage. If you live in Melbourne you can pick up copies at Wax Museum Records, Obese Records or This Is It. Facebook  ||  Soundcloud  ||  The Weed Spot Continue reading BlazinMarty – Emerald City

Cryptic – Master Of Words LP

With a broad scope of styles from introspective, dark humour, battle-style music to good old boom bap lyricism, Cryptic (aka James Dowling) is admired for his uniquely complex rhyming patterns, verbose dexterity, relevant humour, stage presence and stylised flow. Cryptic has diligently analysed and worked on his craft, and is now producing a unique sound on stage and in the booth. Having battled in Got Beef? Battles, Real Talk Battle League and Grind Time Now Australia, and played middle scale gigs across Australia, Cryptic, with crew 3000 are taking it to the next level.  Cryptic has released his debut LP … Continue reading Cryptic – Master Of Words LP

Mata & Must 7″ Launch

The new Mata & Must 7″  Skills Don’t Pay / Business In Tracksuits is here. The launch for the 7″ vinyl will feature One Sixth, Fluent Form, Maundz, Maggot Mouf, Dekoda, Full Spectrum, Vince Van Go and Papercutts. All this Saturday July 31, at The Birmingham. Free entry before 10.30/$5 after. Grab a copy of the new 7″ at http://www.pangproductions.com.au or grab it from iTunes…with the instrumentals. Tracklist: A. Skills Don’t Pay B. Business In Tracksuits. Produced by Mata & Must. Cuts by DJ Wasabi. Continue reading Mata & Must 7″ Launch

Mata Of Fact- Show a must see

For one night only, the cream of the crop of Melbourne’s Hip Hop scene will come together to perform on Saturday May 15 at the Central Club Hotel in Richmond. Mata & Must will headline a jam-packed night of Australian Hip Hop supported by Mr Nobody himself Maundz plus Dekoda and Vince Van Go. Kicking off the night will be the man himself Vince Van Go, who last year dropped his highly anticipated debut EP under the name SlipryTips. After months in his laboratory Vince Van Go will be debuting his new tracks. Following Vince Van Go will be the … Continue reading Mata Of Fact- Show a must see