Melbourne’s Chiara Kickdrum Created a Playlist for The 5 to 9 Life


Red Bull Music Academy’s ‘Transliminal’ is an industrial-scale, transcendental warehouse rave held at Hobart City Hall next month. Four events held over two weekends include immersive & disorientating light installations designed by Robin Fox, as well as sets from pioneers DJ Harvey, Juliana Huxtable, Legowelt & more.
The 5 to 9 Life teamed up with one of the artists on the bill – Melbourne’s own Chiara Kickdrum – for an exclusive playlist which you can listen to right here, right now. 🙂

Australia’s Largest Outdoor AFROBEATS Festival is Coming to Sydney


The Sounds of Afrobeats Festival will be bringing the best of music, talent and culture from the continent of Africa and Afrobeats generation to Sydney on April 16th at North Sydney’s The Greenwood Hotel.

The festival will feature a rich mixture of entertainment including; music, dancing, live performances, live hair braiding and much more. Click on for more details.

Maya Angelou: Harlem Hopscotch


So many lives were lost in 2014 and one of them was the great poet, Maya Angelou, whom collaborated on a hip hop album before her passing.

Think instrumentals provided by RoccSrar and J.Rocc laced with her powerful words of poetry.

One of the tracks featured has landed itself an official music video and it’s a MUST WATCH.

H∆SHTAG$ Episode Two: Don’t Call It #PostDubstep


H∆SHTAG$ is a new series of mini-documentaries from the Red Bull Music Academy, chronicling some of the most fascinating themes emerging from the web in recent times.

For their second episode, they explore the ever-changing bass / garage / dubstep continuum and the role the Internet has played in its maturation and ubiquitous global reach, with artists like Bondax, and Mount Kimbie.