Sprung Hip Hop Festival

If you had told an industry professional 10 years ago that thousands of people would travel from all over the country and pay good money to attend a festival based purely around Aussie hip hop, they would have laughed you out the door. Now, watching a mass of loyal fans...

TZU

Coming off their previously successful comeback tour earlier this year, which saw the genre-defying rhythm and vibes outfit gaining sell-out crowds across the Australia, the Melbourne locals returned home to once again to preach the hip-hop word. Providing support for the Melbournians on the night was the soulful sounds of...

Sprung Hip Hop Festival 2012 Announces Special Appearance For MC Wheels

With Sprung Hip Hop Festival only three days away, the festival has made one last huge announcement and are extremely happy to confirm that MC Wheels (the 18 year old who has a rare nerve disease and is confined to a wheelchair) will make a guest appearance at 2pm on the...

Win A Double Pass To See TZU On Cup Eve At The Hi Fi In Melbourne

TZU’s fourth LP Millions of Moments was released last month to widespread approval.  A more mature and innovative offering than the band’s past work, not to mention a somewhat darker one, Millions of Moments takes listeners on an atmospheric journey through the hardships of Australia’s past. TZU’s first two singles from the album ‘Beginning...

Millions Of Moments

Relieved of the need to remain faithful to the genre they cut their teeth on, TZU have delivered a dystopian, noir-drenched journey few would’ve expected. Millions Of Moments, the band’s fourth LP and first in several years, removes the quirkiness of previous efforts like Smiling At Strangers and replaces it...

Dr. Seuss Meets The Herd, Urthboy, Hermitude, & More At Sydney’s Graphic 2012

Artists from integral Aussie hip hop label Elefant Traks will join an eclectic line up drawing from all kinds of genres for this year’s Graphic expo at the Sydney Opera House. The festival will run on the weekend of the 10th and 11th of November, showcasing exceptional works in “graphic...

Mixtape #31

Welcome to your weekend winter ear warmer that features Londoners The XX, Melbourne’s TZU, The Demon Parade, Warrnambool’s The 80 Aces, NY based High Highs and Cat Power’s Cherokee (Nicolas Jaar Remix). The XX – Chained  There’s something mesmerizing about “Chained” – the waspy, whispering vocals and music that’s soft but...

TZU

What were your food influences when you were growing up and what kind of food did you eat at home or with your family?  My mum was always a bit of a gun in the kitchen, she was always trying out new ideas and flavours with us for better or...

Queenscliff Music Festival Announces Lineup

Victoria’s Queenscliff Music Festival is extending the invite to to fluff up the shagpile, wax up the board and hoon up the highway for its annual surf-coast music festival extravaganza this November. This year the live music event turns sweet sixteen, and has a shining festival bill of Australian talent...

Win A Double Pass To Sprung Hip Hop Festival

Returning from its successful inception in Brisbane last year, Sprung Hip Hop Festival is back, boasting an impressive line-up of some of the best Aussie hip-hop acts that the country has to offer. Top of the bill, are ARIA Award-winning, #1 chart-toppers Hilltop Hoods, playing alongside a stellar line-up that...

Sprung Hip Hop Festival 2012 Lineup Announced With Hilltop Hoods, Illy, Pez, TZU and More

Returning from its successful inception in Brisbane last year, Sprung Hip Hop Festival is back, boasting an impressive line-up of some of the best Aussie hip-hop acts that the country has to offer. Top of the bill, are ARIA Award-winning, #1 chart-toppers Hilltop Hoods, playing alongside a stellar line-up that...

TZU

A sold out crowd at the Corner Hotel heartily welcomed back TZU, new direction and all, after a four year break since their last album and last home crowd shows. Getting a beer in between support acts was the closest anyone could get without risking their place in the crowd....