Kaupapa Driven – A Year On

Waitangi Day last year the bro's Envioso and Phulaphekt dropped their brilliant EP Kaupapa Driven. We caught up with Whare-Joe Tana AKA Envioso to talk about the EP a year on and the plans for the collaborative going forward! LBB: First off, explain to our audience who you are and what are some of the… Continue reading Kaupapa Driven – A Year On

#IMOL Interview: Dirty Waters

Dirty Waters AKA Damian Wairau is an artist from Linden, Wellington.

#IMOL Artist: ENERGEE

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

One D1M3 For Your Mind

With a flow like no other and a definitive underground sound D1M3 is not a MC to be messed with.

King Cass

Hunter C A Wilson AKA King Cass is a Hip-Hop artist based in Christchurch. With an enormous amount of energy, King Cass is a hard one to miss. Bursting out of the wintery city of Christchurch, Cass has an awesome mix of new school R&B/Rap mixed with an almost Limp Bizkit style cherry on the… Continue reading King Cass

#IMOL Artist: DoubleGmAkeAbangA

This year, we’re teaming up with GMG to bring you some of the hottest artists hitting the stage for #IMOL!! Up now: DoubleGmAkeAbangA DoubleGmAkeAbangA AKA Gaylon Hindley originates from Capetown South Africa but now resides in Wellington. It's worth mentioning that DoubleG and his Wife, Lucy Jo, are the creators of GMG and the #IMOL… Continue reading #IMOL Artist: DoubleGmAkeAbangA

#IMOL Artist: lil micca

This year, we're teaming up with GMG to bring you some of the hottest artists hitting the stage for #IMOL!! The first being lil micca! Zain Choudhry AKA lil micca is an artist born and raised in Wellington, NZ. With his modern sound that would make most american rappers jealous, lil micca has accomplished more in… Continue reading #IMOL Artist: lil micca

AZ1ONE.

AZ1ONE are a Hip Hop Collective from Ashburton consisting of Playbeats, Chino, Dyse, Romance and JPEE. A kingpin collective of artists, singers and producers from Ashburton called AZ1ONE have been making waves on the NZ Hip Hop Scene. With their modern day sound and heavy beats it seems that there isn't too much to stop… Continue reading AZ1ONE.

A Melo 64 while SWIDT scoop large!!

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!!