MUSIC

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…

CLAYE release sophomore single ‘Places’

We first discovered CLAYE through their debut single ‘Autodrive,’ a track with under 100 plays that brought something fresh to our headphones. A few months on and the duo have over 260,000 plays under their belts, including top 10 placement on both the USA and Canada Viral Spotify Charts. Today, the duo unearth their second…

Billie Eilish delivers ‘dont smile at me’ EP

There’s few artists that quite grab us by the earlobes like Billie Eilish. At the age of 17, the promising pop queen has released her acclaimed debut EP ‘dont smile at me.’ Produced by her 19-year old brother the record sets her up for a promising North American headlining tour with only 1x show left…

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…

Kane Strang unwinds new video to ‘Silence Overgrown’

One of our favorite Kiwi indie artists has just delivered fresh visuals from his new album Two Hearts and No Brain. Built from footage pulled together from Kane and bandmates during their European and US shows we’re taken for a ride across oceans. Combining no-frills with one of our favorite songs from the album was a hard…

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…