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
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
OBC are a "kiwi-hip-hop" collective from Whangarei. Getting their start in late 2008 it took this bunch of misfits until 2011 to really get the ball rolling. Seeing success with their "Summertime Vibe" music video release in conjunction with local media company, SBPNZ, OBC saw furthermore success with the release of video clips for their… Continue reading OBCizzlin’
Sidhunnid is an MC from Auckland. Sounding a lot like NZ's version of Big Sean, Sidhunnid is indeed a talented individual! With a slightly smaller following than he deserves, the quality Sid puts out is phenomenal. Working alongside producers such as Kaydub and Y.E he really channels the modern sound. If its not the beats… Continue reading Sidhunnid %
Kenny Slade is an MC from Auckland. Currently on a European tour for the already established Raiza Biza, The leaps Kenny has made this year speak for themselves. With his definitive urban sound and unique NZ street style Kenny seems to be poised to take the NZ hip hop scene by storm! His sound is… Continue reading Kenny vs The World
Misshin are a Dubstep Producer/DJ duo from Christchurch! Alex Wilton and James Clark are making noise in the South and are probably the cause of the fault line in Christchurch. with a plethora of Dubstep/DnB/and even "Dub-ish" sounding works of art released, alongside a pumping SoundCloud and Facebook presence it's not hard to see how… Continue reading On a Misshin!!
See Naylors is a hip hop artist from Auckland. See Naylors is one of the more prominent hip hop acts coming out of Auckland right now. Rising out of the underground through his label Mizhado's cyphers, alongside his very own and wildly successful "On the Block challenge" and pumping out content for his epic #originaltuesdays concept… Continue reading See Naylors on the UP!