Tom Misch and GoldLink Get ‘Lost In Paris’


South London’s Tom Misch is a tastemaker to his own sound — an artist unafraid to let vulnerability lead his jazz-inspired creations these past three years. Last week week, the multi-instrumentalist released ‘Lost in Paris’ featuring GoldLink, off his debut album “Geography”. Check it out.

GoldLink Showed Sydney He Is Not Your Average Rapper


The 5 to 9 Life team has already had the exciting opportunities of reviewing more than a handful of live gigs in 2016 thanks to the local and international acts that have been in town for such events as Falls Festival, Twilight at Taronga and Laneway Festival.

From the latter, we’ve caught The Internet and Vince Staples perform intimate shows in Sydney, and now we have a review of the highly anticipated sold-out Goldlink show that occurred last Friday night. Read on for the review.

Words and photography by Jared Rohan.
Cover photo (above) by Behind the Front.



Kelela’s ‘Rewind’ is a dark, slow-burning R&B jam, but on a new remix from GoldLink, it’s reimagined as a high-energy garage record.

As well as switching up the instrumental, GoldLink also adds a verse to the record, and naturally, he fits right into the mix.

Check it out for yourself.

Laneway Festival Has Announced a Buzzing Line-Up for 2016


Your official Laneway Festival 2016 lineup announcement has arrived, with the likes of Grimes, Flume, CHVRCHES, The Internet, Thundercat, Vince Staples and Goldlink set to take the stage at next year’s event.

Want to know who else is coming through and which city they’ll be performing in?
Hit the link to find out more.
Tickets go on sale 30 September.

DECODED: GoldLink – Sober Thoughts


DMV rapper GoldLink breaks down ‘Sober Thoughts’, his standout track from producer Kaytranada’s “Whatever” mixtape; revealing verse by verse the true meaning behind his lyrics and performing the hook in such a raw setting.