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No Country for Old (Rap) Men: Who are the most likeable characters in rap?

"Professional jerk" Robbie Unkut takes a look at rappers who are simply incapable of exhausting the public's goodwill

Recently I was congratulated for “hating on the most unhateable guy in rap,” after suggesting that rotund producer Statik Selektah had an affinity for Kenny G saxophone samples in his …

RU - Why Is Live Rap Such A Let Down?2

No Country for Old (Rap) Men: Why is live rap such a let-down?

If the standard of rap shows slips any further, Robbie Unkut has pledged to start throwing furniture

When I first caught the rap bug way back in 1987, it was primarily consumed through TDK tape dubs and the occasional record. Melbourne was only provided a limited trickle …


Event: Tinashe Australian Tour

The R&B star is heading to our shores this February

Today we’re excited to announce that Tinashe, the progressive R&B superstar and ACCLAIM magazine cover star, is heading to …

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Tour: Melbourne – ODESZA

The minimalist electronic artists are coming down under to perform their new album

Seattle chillwave duo Odesza have announced their 2015 world tour and they’re coming all the way down to ACCLAIM magazine’s …

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Event Recap: Melbourne – D’angelo

D'angelo pops into Melbourne for Soulfest

D’angelo might look significantly different to how he did when his last full-length dropped in 2000, but he brought that…

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Is Drake Heading to Australia?

Cryptic Clue suggests maybe

Is the elusive rapper heading to Australian shores? Well, maybe seems to be the answer. Future Music Festival’s official twitter …

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Falls Festival announces venue-exclusive Australian acts

Japanese Wallpaper, GRMM, UV Boi and Kilter get their stage-faces on

The Falls, the iconic New Year’s music festival stretching across three states, just ramped up its gut-buster of a lineup.…

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Event: Melbourne – Yes Please 3rd Birthday, October 23

Ft. LUCIANBLOMKAMP, I'lls (DJ set), Leaks and Queen Magic

Come and celebrate incredible Australian music at Yes Please’s 3rd Birthday. The label will be showcasing some of its favourites, …

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Video Premiere: Sinks – ‘Fraudulence’

Get a first look at the video treatment for the Melbourne MC's new single

Melbourne MC and producer Sinks is set to launch his latest single ‘Fraudulence’ this weekend and we have been given …

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