After a year of great anticipation, North London’s KdotMelody is back finally with his follow up EP, ‘The Late Shft’. The project, produced exclusively again by Australia’s (and illeqwips) very own Semantic ONE, follows up the stellar debut ‘Spectrum’, which graced UK airwaves in late 2018. Since meeting in 2016, the duo have consistently released projects and built an organic fan base from their encapsulating live performances across London.Read More
This week’s Wednesday Word is dedicated to Melbourne’s very own Producer, Rapper and all around mastermind of the Rugged and Raw, Sinks. I first caught an earful of Sinks back in 2017 after his success in winning the Hilltop Hoods/APRA-AMCOS initiative grant. We were blessed enough to sit down with Sinks and pick his brain about his process and journey into Hip Hop Culture.Read More
As purveyors of all creative avenues it would be a disservice on our part not to address the ever evolving juggernaut that is, Horrowshow. The 11-year reign of brilliance is again at a renewal phase for the Sydney duo with the announcement of a new single, national tour and album. We thought we’d take a minute to reflect their greatness.Read More
2UP is a FREE live music event held in Sydney, Australia that show cases the best in local hip-hop in an inimate and art filled environment. Curated and produced by illeqwip® and the many many hands that do their part.Read More
illeqwip 2UP #3 - Friday 28th of June 2019. Hosted and presented by illeqwip®.
Featuring performances from: Kobie Dee, Tasman Keith, Elijah Yo, That Kid Kearve, Isaac Puerile, Sophiya, Kaspar, SZNS Crew, EaRelevant, Deadbeat // Sounds all night by Hazy, Prolifik The Gifted. Interviews by Faiza Rahman. After party DJ SET by Teriyaki Mami.Read More
illeqwip® Winter 19 Lookbook, shot by Kiera Chevell, Styled and worn by William Joseph StevensRead More
Semantic One has chopped up a smooth 90’s Hip Hop DJ Mix full of classic tunes. Available for FREE DOWNLOAD from the illeqwip® Soundcloud.Read More
At illeqwip® 2UP #2, we took 5 minutes to chat to each of the artists performing on the night, as well as a few special quests in the crowd.Read More
illeqwip® NYC ‘ UNDER THE BRIDGE’ Look book by Kiera Chevell.Read More
2UP #2 was on Friday 29th of March 2019 @ Goodspace gallery, in The Lord Gladstone. Featuring gallery art by South west Sydney artist ‘MUEK’ & live hiphop performances by, Talakai, Freesouls, Chrispy, Nooky, Lee Monro, Hammy, Swiftboy, Traxxy and Sonboy.Read More
2UP is an exciting new event platform created by illeqwip® with the purpose of shining the light on some on Sydney’s most promising young artists. Celebrating art, fashion, live music and local hip-hop. Best of all, it’s completely free!Read More
illeqwip® BBQMIX Vol.6 | Sydney based selector PEVCE has come through with his first DJ mix for the illeqwip® soundcloud. A wavy fusion of Trap & hip-hop tunes. Get your weekend started right. Cop the free download.Read More
illeqwip® BBQMIX Vol.5 | Our man Hazy has come through with an extra wavy, hip-hop, funk, dj mix for the illeqwip soundcloud. Grab shell dude, surfs up.Read More
illeqwip® BBQMIX Vol.4 | Prolifik The Gifted is back with another banging hip-hop dj mix featuring local and international hip-hop. Available for free download.Read More
Longtime illeqwip® family member, Semantic One, has taken up the bold challenge of releasing a new beat every week for all of 2018.
A man of many talents, with fingers in just as many creative pies, Semantic is a true fan and student of the culture.Read More
illeqwip® BBQMIX Vol.3 | For your listening pleasure, Prolifik The Gifted has chopped up a fresh dj mix featuring some of the dopest queens in hip-hop to ever do it.
Listen right here and cop the free download.Read More
Without any further ado we’d like to introduce you to a young man from Brisbane that’s well and truly grabbed our attention. 21 year old rapper/producer/jack of all trades, Nerve, is leading the charge of the next wave of Australian artists. We caught up with him and picked his brain.Read More
Being purveyors of all creative avenues, we thought it only was fitting to shine some 'well deserved' light on Sydney's newest young gun behind the lens, Billy Zammit. We sat down with Billy and picked his brain about what's been happening of late.Read More
This week we pay homage to the ever talented social commentator Eddie Huang. Huang is an acclaimed writer, restaurant owner and TV host on his own culture documentary Huang's World on VICELAND. However, it's the man's passion for food and it's influence across culture that we truly admire.Read More
illeqwip® BBQMIX Vol.2 | Prolifik The Gifted has delivered and ultra smooth hip-hop Dj Mix, throwing it back to the 90s and early 2000s with some old school classics.
Available for free download.Read More