Tag Archives: hip-hop

Hip Hop and Sampling in 1988

A short documentary about sampling from the olden days. You’ll probably recognise some faces in there. De La Soul, Jazzy Jeff and the Fresh Prince, Beastie Boys…

Group: beat making, hip hop, production
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Ponch the Dutch + Jimmy Flipshyt join Beat Basement Records

Beat Basement Records just got a little grimier with the announcement of Ponch the Dutch + Jimmy Flipshyt joining the Cairns based label. As close associates to the Beat Basement Crew, collaborations between the two parties was always immanent, though … Continue reading

Group: australian hip hop, cairns hip hop
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There’s a Situation on the Homefront

There’s a Situation on the Homefront by Tha Grimm Teachaz There’s a Situation A Situation on the Homefront is the debut album of Tha Grimm Teachaz out of Chicago. The album dropped in 2011. We played a track from this … Continue reading

Group: dope beats, golden age hip-hop, hip hop history, represent show
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The Baroness – Class A and Aoi in full effect

The Baroness by The Baroness Being voted best female MC in 2008 and 2009 Class A has had a fair bit of exposure in the Australian hip hop scene over the last couple of years. With her new record “The … Continue reading

Group: australian hip hop, dope beats, represent show
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Monkie, Dutch Beatboxing Champion 2011

A Dutch lad who called himself Monkie Bonky Beatbox hit the stage at REPRESENT FNQ almost two years ago as part of the open mic session, and smashed it. He has recently won the Duch Beatboxing Championship. The good news … Continue reading

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New track by Leafdog – Some People Say

We have played tracks by UK based MC Leaf Dog on our online hip-hop radio show ‘REPRESENT real hip hop’ because we thought his shit is dope but now his first official album “From A Scarecrow’s Perspective” is about to … Continue reading

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Yonkers, dope shit by Tyler The Creator

Tyler The Creator is only 20 years old and his second Album called ‘Goblin’ is due to be released in May this year. The track in the clip above is Yonkers, the first single released off Goblin. Tyler is part … Continue reading

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House Party, a hip hop classic

If you’re not new to hip hop you probably know this movie. House Party came you in 1990 and the story is quite simple; two dudes (hip hop duo Kid’n’Play) are trying to organise a party. One of must see … Continue reading

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J Dilla, Still Shining

James Yancey AKA J Dilla passed away after battling a blood disease called Thrombotic Thrombocytopenic Purpura. Still Shining (see below) is a documentary that pays tribute to the mc, beatmaker and producer. Most of the footage was recorded around the … Continue reading

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Australian Hip Hop Must-Haves 2010

2010 has been a massive year in Australian Hip Hop. Throughout the year artists have supplied us with new releases for our weekly online radio show “REPRESENT – real hip hop” and we felt that we had to compile our … Continue reading

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