Through a lot of hard work and belief, the Hilltop Hoods became trailblazers for Australian Hip Hop forging the path for the genre and many acts within Australia at a time when the genre was yet to be widely recognised. With multi-platinum albums, 6 ARIA awards and sold out national and international tours under their belt, their prolific ongoing career has given hip hop heads a local flavour.
With it’s ‘tear down the mansions’ refrain, ‘Mansions‘ combines one of producers Max Wheeler’s lairier beats (bringing to mind UK garage, Basement Jaxx and Detroit techno at the same time) and one of singers Victoria Port’s angriest moments of social criticism from their album ‘Broken Circuits’. Check out the video for ‘Mansions’ below.
Hey Lone fans! Lone has recently released the music video for the track ‘Aurora Northern Quarter‘ off the album ‘Reality Testing‘ out now! You can view the video below along with Lone‘s tour dates for the rest of 2014. See if Lone is playing in a city near you!
Lone — US Tour 2014
08/29 – Chicago, IL – Smartbar
08/30- Philadelphia, PA – The Dolphin
09/04 – Miami, FL – Bardot
09/05 – Toronto, ON – Tattoo Queen West
09/06 – Long Island City, NY- MoMA PS1
09/06 – Brooklyn, NY – Glasslands
09/11 – Austin, TX – Empire
09/12 – San Francisco, CA – 1015 Folsom
09/13 – Los Angeles, CA – Los Globos
Hitmakers Kris Menace and Simon Lord have teamed up for the making of a new album. Together, they are simply known as ‘Menace & Lord‘, and have combined Menace’s electronic talent with Lord’s voice and skill to create an all encompassing pop and electronic album. Entitled ‘Sun, Moon and Stars‘, this duo’s debut album is set to be released on September 15th.
Pre-order it on iTunes here!
The Fresh and Onlys recently had an interview with WMBR’s Eater’s Digest to talk about their tour – but not just about anything on their tour. They sat down to talk about the FOOD they’ve been having! Listen below to learn a bit more about the Fresh and Onlys!