#IMOL Interview: Dirty Waters

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

DeVade

Gareth & Daniel AKA DeVade are an "Aggressive Heavy Trap" duo from Christchurch. Bursting onto the scene just over a year ago, DeVade have already branded the game with a new sound. Inspired by a range of genres from a young age, you can definitely hear the ingredients of their influence come together in a… Continue reading DeVade

#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.

#IMOL Artist: Young Villains

This year, we’re teaming up with GMG to bring you some of the hottest artists hitting the stage for #IMOL!! Rolling in numbers: Young Villains!! Young Villains are a Hip-Hop group consisting of cocaine3000, SNOW THE TRACKGOD, LegendJlove and Purppill born and raised in Lower Hutt. Young Villains formed in early 2017 and started out just… Continue reading #IMOL Artist: Young Villains

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!!

OBCizzlin’

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’

Keep Calm, Keep CLKTD.

CLKTD are a Hip Hop/Trap collective from Whangarei. Produced by mastermind Seeadi Beats, CLKTD rose out of the Whangarei scene in late 2015. Off the back of a couple opening slots for the likes of MelodowNZ and Bailey Wiley they've managed to put out consistent releases for the past couple of years. With their distinctive… Continue reading Keep Calm, Keep CLKTD.

Sidhunnid %

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 vs The World

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