Posts by: Ben O

We’ve all been to Monday Land at least once in our lives. You know it, that feeling of death lingers over you as you descend into the darkness of your mind. Thinking, why did I do this to myself, was it all really worth it. Once again I’ve missed work! But, do I really give a fuck. We all know the answer to this and...

There is nothing better than finding an artist you resonate with as soon as you hear their music. The sound reaches through your ears and touches your heart in such a profound way you’re left in awe from what has taken over your sense of sound. That was the case with French producer Texture Droite, knowing next to...

Dj Shadow is synonymous with the golden age of nineties hip-hop his first full-length release Endtroducing garnered massive acclaim for its genre-bending sample work that makes up the majority of the album. For more than twenty years fans the world over have been captivated by Shadows music precision when cultivating...

Washed Out is welcoming summertime in the Northern Hemisphere in the best way possible, releasing a summer vibe track that captures the inner sanctum of the mind. Imagine yourself by the pool or on a beach with a pinà colada in one hand throwing good vibes out with the other whilst in a trance like state. This is the...

Next time you are rummaging through your closet looking for your favourite pair of leather boots, take a moment to appreciate the time and effort that has gone into making what you hold oh so dear. Below is an insight into how a show is constructed by hand. Janardana is a Sydney-based cobbler with an eye for detail,...

Everyone loves to say that they’re a traveller, off into the unknown we set off on a trip to gather photos and memories mostly just to say “we’ve been there” or show on our social media “look what I’ve done”. But, rarely do any of us really adventure into the depths of the unknown. Happy enough to spend three or four weeks...

Harlem queen Lynette Williams is a sultry vocalist who will take you to the highest of highs or the lowest of lows all with her voice. Few people possess the gift to have a listener hang on every word sung yet this is a skill Williams utilises with ease. Using vocals as part of the rhythm section adds an extra element...

Rome Fortune is making waves in the Atlanta hip-hop scene; Fortune has hit the radars of people in the know and has been steadily growing his audience both far and wide. One thing that separates Rome Fortune to others pushing a similar sound is his creative expressionism which leads us to We Will Die. Rhymes recited...

Ghostpoet has just released new track Immigrant Boogie this is his latest material since the release of his third and much lauded, Shedding Skin album in 2015. Swathed in post-punk virtuosity, Immigrant Boogie is a narrative only too pertinent in 2017. Politically poignant and hauntingly beautiful as this track is....

Octopus are back with a fresh video with team rider Brendan Gibbens. In conjunction with Gibbenses release of his signature pad with the Octopus crew. Classic beach break pits with steep punting sections to throw down on is what this video is all about. His style is likened to Josh Kerr (not afraid to send it to the...