Tonight at The Triffid, all those who have taken part in an Ozomatli live show before are packed to take flight on a Mexican-meets-American — both North and South — Latin-rocked, salsa-dipped journey into cultures of live, picante music!Read more "OZOMATLI @ The Triffid"
“The fact that no-one is getting paid because everyone is streaming, frankly, is bollocks,” replied Simon Wheeler of Beggars GroupRead more "BIGSOUND 2016 – Why Aren’t Artists Seeing More Money From Streaming?"
“He has a label, he can put your shit out,” yells J Rocc, summing up how Peanut Butter Wolf runs Stones Throw Records.Read more "BIGSOUND 2016 – Peanut Butter Wolf Gets Nostalgic During BIGSOUND Keynote"
Michael League of jazz fusion band Snarky Puppy enjoyed the change of pace of recording an album in the studio, he tells Rip Nicholson.Read more "Snarky Puppy – Why They Finally Recorded In A Studio"
This year has gotten off to a big start for Aussie rapper The Tongue (aka Xannon Shirley), with the acclaimed rhyme-smith getting 2016 under way with an eponymous tour for his recent LP, Hard Feelings.Read more "Watch The Tongue’s Historic Aussie-First 360-Degree Video Clip"
While two years and as many producers have passed between albums for Xannon Shirley aka The Tongue, it doesn’t feel that long to the rapper, who tells Rip Nicholson new producers can be a lot like new girlfriends.Read more "The Tongue – Why New Producers Are Like New Girlfriends"
Okmalumkoolkat is the finished product equal to the sum of many stage persuasions performed by South African rapper Smiso Zwane. He chats to Rip Nicholson about his identities.Read more "Okmalumkoolkat – His Mission To Instil Confidence In Kids"