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L-FRESH The LION, Kucka and Aristophanes at Chevron Festival Gardens

L-FRESH The LION, Kucka and Aristophanes at Chevron Festival Gardens

Aristophanes, Kucka & L-FRESH The LION | Chevron Festival Gardens | ★ ★ ★ Friday night at the Chevron Festival Gardens saw an eclectic triple header with Sydney rapper L-FRESH The LION and local experimental-electronic favourite Kucka opening for Taiwanese internet star, Aristophanes. L-FRESH The LION was the highlight of the night. Despite playing to […]

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New York, London, Paris, Munich – QBoy takes on a classic tune

New York, London, Paris, Munich – QBoy takes on a classic tune

“New York, London, Paris, Munich…everybody’s talkin’ ’bout pop muzik” Queer rapper QBoy has taken on a classic tune and given it a modern feel. The musician’s recently released EP Qing (it’s pronounced King) features a cover of the tune Pop Muzik which was a number one hit for the band M in 1979. The rapper first appeared […]

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Iggy Azalea joins ‘The X Factor’

Iggy Azalea joins ‘The X Factor’

Rap star Iggy Azalea is joining the judging panel of the Australian version of ‘X Factor’. Azalea is replacing Dannii Minogue who has left the show after three seasons to focus on her music career. There’s no word yet on whether the other judges from last year will be returning. The most recent residents behind […]

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Kanye West on discrimination

Kanye West on discrimination

Rapper Kanye West has shared that he thinks the fashion industry has discriminated him because he’s not gay, while praising musicians who have fought against discrimination in the music industry. “I feel like I got discriminated in fashion for not being gay,” West told ShowStudio during a video interview. “”In music, you definitely get discriminated […]

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Charlamagne: Being gay has to stop being an announcement

Charlamagne: Being gay has to stop being an announcement

Radio and TV star Charlamagne Tha God has shared his thoughts on same sex marriage in the US in an video interview with Vladtv.vom. The radio host says we have stop making such a big deal out of people’s sexuality. “Gay has to stop being an announcement.” Charlamagne said, “If gay people want to be […]

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LadyComic DeAnne Smith Gets Consensual in New Music Video

LadyComic DeAnne Smith Gets Consensual in New Music Video

Everyone’s favourite pint-sized bespectacled funnylady DeAnne Smith has brought her considerable talents to hip hop with her new song ‘Consensual as F**k’. Performing under the name DeAnswer and backed up by Sugarpuss and Chrill Murray. DeAnswer pulls out some feminist, literary-referencing lyrics that must be heard to be believed, all in celebration of enthusiastic sexual […]

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Le1f Tackles Homphobia in Hip Hop

Le1f Tackles Homphobia in Hip Hop

Innovative hip hop musician Le1f has responded to suggestions that that white people and gay musicians have no place in the hip hop genre. Lord Jammar from Brand Nubian, one of the respected elders of the musical genre, has claimed that new rappers are destroying the genre. In an interview with ‘The New Yorker‘ Lord […]

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Le1f locked in for Slanted and Enchanted

Le1f locked in for Slanted and Enchanted

Queer rap star Le1f is locked in for his first visit to Perth as part of the dual venue event ‘Slanted and Enchanted’. Le1f had a tour of the east coast earlier this year but didn’t make it across to Perth, but now as part of ‘Slanted and Enchanted’ he’s set to appear alongside a […]

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