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Name UL delivers chills with ‘Winter’

Hailing from the windiest town in New Zealand, and with a drive stronger than a side-breeze, Name UL delivers his own taste of homegrown hip-hop. Whilst preparing for an opening set for Mac Miller he’s created space to drop a new track titled ‘Winter.’ Aptly fitting the nations climate and the tracks lethargic beat Name…

A$AP Ferg recruits hip-hop all stars for ‘Still Striving’ Album

Coming off releasing the video for ‘East Coast Remix’, Ferg has his first album of 2017, ‘Still Striving’. The success of his ‘Traplord’ album and subsequent ‘New Level’ single, Fergs success in 2016 will be hard to top but ‘Still Striving’ is a fantastic start. What immediately stands out on this album is the wide…

Rhythm & Vines Announce 2017/18 Lineup

With New Zealand summer fast approaching, and a sell-out 2016/17 festival on their hands RHYTHM AND VINES is back with a lineup worth stomping about. Pushing the festival into the New Year comes hip-hop heavyweight and TDE patch member ScHoolboy Q, followed by mura masa, 2manydjs (Live), SACHI, Baauer, David Dallas, and so much more…

Brockhampton go vintage for new track and music video ‘Swamp’

Ahead of the rumored ‘Saturation II’ album release, Brockhampton have been dropping music videos for debuting new tracks left and right. ‘Gummy’ was released last week and now they follow it up with another wild track, ‘Swamp’. Brockhampton are an interesting story in their own right, the creative collective consists of 15 rappers, producers and…

How Well Do You Know Bryson Tiller? (QUIZ)

One of the modern day kings of Risky DM Music, American rapper, singer and songwriter Bryson Tiller mimes a particular vein of hip-hop/R&B equally informed by the production style of contemporary trap rap, and the emotive expression of late 90s/early 2000s R&B. He calls his music trapsoul, and across two full-length albums, 2015’s T R…

Anderson .Paak & Ta-Ku meet on ‘Automatic’

Anderson .Paak’s won us all over in 2016 with the success of his album Malibu and his work with Knxledge on Yes Lawd!, and now he’s back with ‘Automatic’. The track was premiered by Julie Adenuga on Beats 1 radio earlier this week. .Paak reunited with Australian artist and wonderman Ta-Ku – the pair worked…

Reo Cragun continues to rise with ‘Nightcrawler’ visuals

23-year old Reo Cragun is coming off his debut mixtape ‘Growing Pains’ after a breakout 2016 with hit singles such as ‘Inconsiderate’. Now he continues his rise in 2017 by releasing the second music video off ‘Growing Pains’ for the ‘Nightcrawler’ track. While the name may not sound familiar at first, the Washington born Cragun…