TURN IT UP: Local Tune Of The Week

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New Zealand born Melbourne based Fortunes, aka Conor and Barnaby, have hit it out of the park with this release. Taken from the Undress EP released late last month via Future Classic. ‘Linen’ gives a darker vibe than we’ve heard on the EP. The production rings in as an eerie backdrop as Conor sings about his […]

The Ladi 6 Alpha Sessions In 2015  the band introduced The Alpha Sessions. They brought their studio set-up, vintage keyboards, drum machines and all on stage. Through live, in-the-moment improvisation, they turned these freestyle jam sessions into the songs that birthed BEFFY and inspired their new recording projects. And in 2016 the Alpha Sessions went […]

The latest track from the SWIDT crew and only the second out of four to come. Produced by SmokeyGotBeatz, ‘L.D.S.K (Little Did She Know)‘ follows nicely after the first track, ‘Alfred & Church’ produced by Tae Beast (TDE) back in March. They have also recently kicked off their own merchandise over on their website as […]

Last week Melodownz released his latest Jam ‘The Anthem’ produced by Baccyard and also featuring a soulful cameo by Bailey Wiley. The jam will be the intro track to his forthcoming solo EP to be released later this year. Find out more about Melodownz: FACEBOOK | TWITTER | SOUNDCLOUD | BANDCAMP – Turn It Up is a feature on […]

The Grow Room is proud to present our third LP release, courtesy of long-time resident and traditionalist hip-hop production proponent Dusty Melody. Through this album Dusty Melody manages to transfer his experiences of urban-city struggle through to his most fluid means of expression and mood-telling in the form of head-nod inducing beats. Fellow collaborators DJ […]

Hailing from the South Island of Aotearoa, New Zealand, production duo Reality Chant work tirelessly to bring conscious music to the massive. With a long and rich history within Australasia through their work with Dubwize and many other vocalists and crews, Messenjah and Midnight Dubs have cemented themselves as a global force in reggae production. […]

“Woah! There’s No Limit” is taken from Harmonies, the new long player from underground super-producer Lord Echo. Released Friday April 7th via the highly respected British-based independent record label, Soundway. Hotly anticipated for the last few years by his growing entourage of fans, many were frustrated by his descent into obscurity in the industrial backwaters of New Zealand where he lived alone and […]

‘Rolling Away’ is the most recent solo outing from Third3ye‘s Angelo King. The last 3 years has seen Angelo involved in various projects, including The Lion & The Lotus with Jono Das (2014), his solo album Kats & Dogs (2016), a couple of featured collabs with The Boombox Eulogy (2016), as well an the 3P EP with […]

Stand back dudes, the ladies have got this. ‘Never Ever’ is the first collaboration between Bailey Wiley & Miloux, who met when they were both cast members of the Fly My Pretties String Theory tour. Harking back to an era of smooth RNB, ‘Never Ever’ finds Miloux handle both vocals and production duties, with Bailey dropping in for a tasty […]

House Of Shem, known for their distinctive reggae sound and harmonies, are proud to release their latest new single Anything You Ask For. The Perkins’ family band consisting of brothers Te Omeka and Isaiah and their father Carl, formerly of the beloved Kiwi icons HERBS, formed House Of Shem in 2005 to make official a lifetime […]

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