Sunday Vibez and The Louis Hotel present an important event raising awareness for men's mental health. This is a cause close to our hearts. We have witnessed too many instances where Australian men are pushed to the fringes and unable to express emotion due to the societal expectations of our community.
Melbourne-based sultry soul singer, Zoe K, is set to launch her upcoming album It's Just What I Like following the release of her latest single 'Put It Down' featuring Mister Goldfinger. Zoe K is a proudly independent artist and is renowned for her non-traditional interpretation of soul, blues and jazz.
Sydney's much loved event, Sketch The Rhyme, returns to Sydney this month at Giant Dwarf. An improvised theatrical battle of verbal wit, rhyme & illustration, the show will feature MCs Rapaport & P.Smurf, OG artists Sam Clouston, Mie Nakazawa, Duckman & Edgarr and freestyle murderer Ellesquire and Jannah Beth.
Jump on tickets now through Giant Dwarf.
Inspired by her freewheeling travels, ILUKA unveils her more soulful side with her debut EP Blue My Soul. ILUKA is set for a national tour, landing in Sydney at Hudson Ballroom on Saturday April 8th. Get on tickets now through Moshtix.
Fri MAR 17 // GOLD COAST, QLD - Miami Marketta
Sat MAR 18 // BRISBANE, QLD - The Milk Factory
Thu MAR 30 // CANBERRA, ACT - Smith's Alternative
Fri MAR 31 // MELBOURNE, VIC - The Gasometer
Sat APR 1 // GEELONG, VIC - The Workers Club
Fri APR 7 // WOLLONGONG, NSW - Rad Bar
Sat APR 8 // SYDNEY, NSW - Hudson Ballroom
Fri APR 7 // SYDNEY, NSW - Manning Bar
Thu APR 13 // CANBERRA, ACT - Transit Bar
Fri APR 14 // RICHMOND, VIC - Corner Hotel
Sat APR 15 // RICHMOND, VIC - Corner Hotel
Fri APR 21 // FORTITUDE VALLEY, QLD - Woolly Mammoth
Fri MAY 5 // PERTH, WA - Jack Rabbit Slim's
Sat MAY 6 // BUNBURY, WA - Prince of Wales Hotel
Sun MAY 7 // DUNSBOROUGH, WA - Clancy's Fish Pub
Fri MAY 12 // ADELAIDE, SA - Fat Controller
Sat MAY 13 // MILDURA, VIC - The Sandbar
Fri JUN 16 // MILTON, NSW - Commercial Hotel
Sat JUN 17 // MILTON, NSW - Commercial Hotel
Thu JUN 22 // RYE, VIC - Baha Tacos
Sat JUN 24 // BALLARAT, VIC - Karova Lounge
Sun JUN 25 // BELGRAVE, VIC - Sooki Lounge
In the whirls of the changing face of hip hop, MC and poet Mick Jenkins is set to hit Australian shores for St. Jerome's Laneway Festival with some life-altering side shows.
"A 25 year-old on a mission, Jenkins follows the footsteps of Kendrick Lamar, delivering politically conscious rap with important stories to tell."
Thu JAN 26 // BRISBANE - Laneway Festival
Fri JAN 27 // MELBOURNE - The Toff
Sat JAN 28 // MELBOURNE - Laneway Festival
Thu FEB 2 // SYDNEY - The Basement
Fri FEB 3 // ADELAIDE - Laneway Festival
Sat FEB 4 // SYDNEY - Laneway Festival
Sun FEB 5 // FREMANTLE - Laneway Festival
Legendary underground UK Grime duo Krept & Konan have announced shows in Sydney and Melbourne for 2017.
Hailing from South London, these two influential grime artists are killing the UK underground scene. They recently dropped a remix with MoStack featuring J.Hus and will be hitting the stage at Sydney's iconic The Basement on Tuesday January 3rd. Jump on tickets now via Moshtix.
Mon JAN 2 // MELBOURNE - Laundry Bar
Tue JAN 3 // SYDNEY - The Basement
"Blue Mountains via Newtown hip hop heroes Thundamentals have emerged from the studio with a brand new offering in the form of their latest single 'Never Say Never' and a huge slew of tour dates to boot."
Sat OCT 29 // CANBERRA - UC Refectory
Fri NOV 4 // ADELAIDE - HQ Complex
Sat NOV 5 // COOLUM - Originals Music Festival
Thu NOV 17 // HOBART - Republic Bar
Fri NOV 18 // MELBOURNE - The Croxton
Fri NOV 25 // GOLD COAST - Miami Tavern
Sat NOV 26 // BRISBANE - The Tivoli
Fri DEC 2 // WOLLONGONG - Wollongong Uni Bar
Sat DEC 3 // CENTRAL COAST - Long Jetty Hotel
Fri DEC 8 // CAIRNES - The Jack
Sat DEC 9 // TOWNSVILLE - Dalrymple Hotel
Sun DEC 10 // AIRLIE BEACH - Magnums
Fri DEC 16 // NEWCASTLE - Cambridge Hotel
Sat DEC 17 // SYDNEY - The Metro
Wed DEC 28 // BUSSELTON - Southbound Festival
Thu DEC 29 // LARDNER - Beyond The Valley Festival
Black Milk is a master of beats and rhymes, renowned for his top-flight production, insightful lyrics and thrilling live shows. Far from your typical rap act, he has steadily added new sounds and styles to his repertoire.
Jump on tickets now via Moshtix.
Fri NOV 18 // BRISBANE - The Zoo
Sat NOV 19 // SYDNEY - Hudson Ballroom
Sun NOV 20 // TOCUMWAL - Strawberry Fields Festival
Thurs NOV 24 // CANBERRA - Transit Bar
Fri NOV 11 // PERTH - Mojos
Sat NOV 12 // ADELAIDE - Jive
Fri NOV 18 // MELBOURNE - Howler
Sat NOV 19 // SYDNEY - The Plot
Sat NOV 19 // SYDNEY - Hudson Ballroom
Fri NOV 25 // BRISBANE - The Brightside
Old school hip hop crew De La Soul are hitting the road with their first album in over a decade 'And The Anonymous Nobody.'
Fri NOV 11 // PERTH - Villa
Sun NOV 13 // BYRON BAY - Beach Hotel
Thu NOV 17 // BRISBANE - Oh Hello
Fri NOV 18 // SYDNEY - The Greenwood Hotel
Sat NOV 20 // MELBOURNE - Alumbra LIVE
One of history's most influential hip hop and R&B acts, TLC, return to Australia this November.
Tue NOV 15 // SYDNEY - Enmore Theatre
Wed NOV 16 // SYDNEY - Enmore Theatre
Tue NOV 22 // ADELAIDE - Thebarton Theatre
Wed NOV 23 // MELBOURNE - Palais Theatre
The controversial independent hip hop powerhouse TECH N9NE returns to Australia this November after selling out shows in Sydney, Melbourne and Perth last year.
"TECH N9NE became known as an innovative rapper in the 90s because of his trendsetting ability to rap at breakneck speed, to rap backwards and to also deliver riveting personal songs that examined his own inner demons."
The hip hop legend will be playing at Manning Bar in Sydney on Saturday 12th and Sunday 13th November. Hit up tickets now through the venues.
Sat NOV 5 // PERTH - Metro City
Sun NOV 6 // ADELAIDE - The Gov
Mon NOV 7 // MELBOURNE - Prince Ballroom
Tue NOV 8 // MELBOURNE - Prince Ballroom
Fri NOV 11 // BRISBANE - Eatons Hill Hotel
Sat NOV 12 // SYDNEY - Manning Bar
Sun NOV 13 // SYDNEY - Manning Bar
Grammy-nominated rapper Schoolboy Q announces his return to Australia this November. He will be touring nationally in support of his highly anticipated fourth studio album Blank Face.
Fri NOV 4 // SYDNEY - Horden Pavillion
Sat NOV 5 // NEWCASTLE - This That Festival
Tue NOV 8 // BRISBANE - Eaton's Hill
Wed NOV 9 // MELBOURNE - Festival Hall
Thu NOV 10 // NORTHBRIDGE - Metro City
Celebrating the life of Nigerian multi-instrumentalist and activist, Fela Kuti, Sounds of Afrobeats Festival is back for the third time at Greenwood Hotel on Saturday October 15.
DJs that will be spinning on the day and delivering intense energy include DJ Fasmwa, Ronnie OMuga, Dante Rivera, K2THAC, and the infamous Soul of Sydney DJs.
Jump on tickets now for only $15.
Legendary grime artist, Skepta has announced a four-show only Australian tour coming off the back of Brisbane's FOMO Festival earlier this year.
Jump on tickets now before ya get shutdown.
Tickets on sale here.
Wed SEP 14 // MELBOURNE - 170 Russell
Fri SEP 16 // BRISBANE - The Tivoli
Sat SEP 17 // PERTH - Metro City
Sat SEP 24 // SYDNEY - Enmore Theatre
Aussie rhyme legend, L-Fresh The Lion hits the road with a national tour following the release of his latest album Become.
Tickets available through the venues.
Fri AUG 26 // PERTH - Amplifier
Sat AUG 26 // FREMANTLE - Odd Fellow
Thu SEP 1 // BALLARAT - Karova Lounge
Fri SEP 2 // MELBOURNE - Northcote Social Club
Sat SEP 3 // GEELONG - Workers Club
Thu SEP 8 // NEWCASTLE - Small Ballroom
Fri SEP 9 // CANBERRA - Transit Bar
Sat SEP 10 // SYDNEY - Newtown Social Club
Fri SEP 16 // BYRON BAY - Great Northern
Sat SEP 17 // BRISBANE - The Foundry
Old-school hip hop collective Arrested Development have announced a national 2016 tour featuring all the Greatest Hits.
Thurs AUG 25 // PERTH - Capitol
Fri AUG 26 // SYDNEY - Enmore Theatre
Sat AUG 27 // MELBOURNE - Trak Live
Early Bird Tickets: Wed JUN 15 - 10am
General Public Tickets: Thu JUN 16 - 10am
Bursting onto the Sydney soul scene, progressive soul band, Levingstone have just dropped their latest mesmerising track, 'First Taste,' ahead of the release of their upcoming EP Modern Burials.
The soul-capturing 5-piece band will be hitting the road in the upcoming months with their lush harmonies and hypnotising genre-fusions.
Fri JUL 8 - Sun JUL 10 // BELLINGEN - Bello Winter Music Festival
Thu JUL 14 // MELBOURNE - Grace Darling (Upstairs)
Wed JUL 27 // NEWCASTLE - Lass O'Gowrie
Fri JUL 29 // CANBERRA - La De Da
Thu AUG 4 // SYDNEY - Oxford Circus (EP Launch Show)
Sat AUG 5 // WOLLONGONG - Rad Bar