For the first time, Sydney will experience this sound and energy as he steps foot at the Civic Hotel, Pitt Street Thursday the 1st of March, 2012 featuring some of Sydney’s finest producers performing under one roof:
KATALYST - Playing an exclusive DJ set to preview the “Quakers” a joint project with Geoff Barrow from Portishead which features 35 of Hip Hop’s dopest MC’s. The album will be out on the Stones Throw label in March.
M-PHAZES – One of the most in demand Hip Hop producers right now who has produced for the likes of Pharaohe Monch, Talib Kweli, Bliss n Eso, Kimbra and many more. With 2 Aria Awards already under his belt, his new project “Phazed Out” is scheduled for release later this month.
This hip hop event will be something truly unique as Grindin Music teams up with itsofficial.com.au to proudly present their first Sydney invitational producer beat battle largely unknown by the hip hop community. Final contestants have been announced to showcase their production for the judges (M-phazes and DJ Flagrant) to determine on the night:
- Rob Shaker (Drapht’s tour DJ -Perth)
- Jacob Giles (1NFO – Sydney)
- Dr. Cheech (Sydney)
- Creed Birch (Perth)
Bare witness to 4 of Sydney’s best producers as they go head-to-head playing the illest beats in their catalogue, battling it out for bragging rights along with a gang of prizes valued at over $1,000 from Steinberg and KC Wonder Apparel!
Special producer showcase on the night which includes brand new exclusive beats from, Oddisee, M-phazes, Adit (Horroshow), S Dub and supported by Big Village’s own Ellesquire, Dj Frenzie, and DJ Ology.
Thursday 1st March @ Civic Underground, 388 Pitt St, Sydney
8.00pm until late
$25 tickets through Moshtix or more on the door
- Album Review: M-Phazes’ “Phazed Out” (allhiphop.com)
- RAP, BREAKS HIP HOP Mixtape: Funkin Gonutz a mix consisting of the dope hip hop Feat. Run DMC, Nas, KRS, DJ Format, The Nextmen, Hilltops (soulofsydney.org)