Sydney continues to deliver with touring hip hop royalty pretty much every other week. In a way i am kind of glad i have been away for a while, because i would have rinsed my rent money one to many times. At least that’s what i keep telling myself to feel better.
The Legends at Way 2 Fonky and Joint Adventure have joined together to bring you one of the rap games finest Jeru The Damaja. Critically acclaimed albums, heavyweight collaborations and one of the most unique flows in the game at only 35 bones this is a no brainerrrr. Jeru is also supported by a mega list of local big wigs Dialectrix and Jackie Onassis, with Frenzie and Mathmatics on dj duties. The night is also hosted by Stolen Records mastermind Shantan Wantan Ichiban go buy him a juice.
Kurtis Blow is coming to our fine city this Thursday night to do a one-off intimate show at the one and only Tone. This tour marks the 30th anniversary tour of “THE BREAKS” and is the first time in over ten years since Kurtis has thrown down in Australia. Also on the night is the supremely talented duo Paper Plane Project doing their thing LIVE. Dj duties see’s Sydney Dons on the wheels; Gian Arpino, Naiki, Kato and myself. Expect Classic Hip Hop jams, disco rap goodness, boogie and original uncut funk breaks. Good peeps and vibes galore guaranteed. Jump on the presale tickets pronto. At only 25 bones they are getting snapped up fast.
Because we are special and rule we have a free double pass for the first person to email the artist who sampled the Blow tune below to firstname.lastname@example.org.
And here is a banger from the Paper Plane Project homies feat Raashan Ahmad.
As another treat here is a cool edit of the breaks that I play on the regular…
MP3: Kurtis Blow – The Breaks (Dublex Inc Edit)