This year we’re teaming up with GMG to bring you the hottest acts from their #IMOL series of events in Wellington. First up this round: ENERGEE!! ENERGEE is an artist from Waitarere Beach, just out of Levin. Having been in the music scene for many years working with genres such as Rock, Reggae and Thrash… Continue reading #IMOL Artist: ENERGEE
Hoodlym NZED is an MC from Opotiki. Being a producer/rapper combo only has advantages: You can write and create something new when you want, tweak beats to suit your verse whenever you like, craft entire EP's to flow the way you want and achieve a sound that differs from the rest. Hoodlym has achieved all… Continue reading Tu Tangata Rapper Hoodlym NZED
Royalty AKA Richie Lewis is an artist born and raised in Auckland who now resides in Dunedin. A label owner, manager of 2 clothing lines, MC, Husband and father-to-be, Royalty has the stability, drive and resources to make a huge imprint on the NZ music scene! Starting out a year and a half ago but… Continue reading Royalty.
MC Dro AKA Jake Woodrow is an MC from Wellington. If there's a definitive "professional sounding MC" in the NZ Underground scene, MC Dro has to be one of the first names you'd mention. After browsing just 3 tracks off Dro's SoundCloud, you get the feeling that he seeks out only the most suitable beats… Continue reading BEAST flows: MC DRO.
Dylan Malcolmson AKA Dylz is an artist from Porirua. An artist who not only bodies verses but embodies the raw essence of Hip Hop, Dylz is what an underground artist strives to be. Releasing 27 tracks in one year on SoundCloud his hustle definitely stacks up as a Hip Hop CV. With countless features and… Continue reading Dylz with the Underground Flame!
This year we're teaming up with GMG to bring you the hottest acts from their #IMOL series of events in Wellington. This week we bring you RareXØ!! Jarad Copley AKA RareXØ is a beatboxing hip-hop artist from Wellington. RareXØ is a buzzy dude when it comes to what sounds he's capable of producing - purely on a microphone.… Continue reading #IMOL Artist: RareXØ
Gatorway Music - a fresh as f**k collaborative reppin’ the streets of Mangere in South Auckland. These boys have such a wide variety of different hip-hop styles that you couldn’t box them into one category. For the past year they have been pushing out music to show the world exactly what they have to offer.… Continue reading Learn The Gatorway!
MELODOWNZ opened up another round of David Dallas x Red Bull Studios illustrious 64 bars series this week with a killer flow! The aggressive verse mixed multiple flow switch ups alongside killer lyricism and truly is a 64 bar masterclass. If the All Blacks could spit, this is what they'd sound like. Seriously. "Shout out… Continue reading A Melo 64 while SWIDT scoop large!!
We caught up with PNG/NZ Artist Kerowaii to figure out what we're in for when his album Mango Tree drops next month!! LBB: Where are you from? Where did you grow up? Kerowaii: I was born and grew up in Papua New Guinea, then moved to NZ at the age of 12. LBB: What… Continue reading Interview: Kerowaii