Preatures

The Preatures Mixtape for Dazed Digital + Jack Moffitt Q&A

This Spring I was fortunate to work on a little feature for Dazed & Confused, where I asked one of my favourite Australian bands The Preatures to put together a mixtape. Providing an aural glimpse into their world, the mix places contemporary gems alongside classic jams. Check out my write up and interview with Jack […]

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Wax Poetics Issue 61 : Bishop Nehru & Soulection

I remember the first time that I bought a copy of Wax Poetics back in 2007. It was the Rick James issue with a feature on New York hip-hop club The Latin Quarter by Brian Coleman. Reading it blew my mind and provided glimpses into a world that inspired me to no end. I never […]

A Tribe Called Quest Mixtape

Earlier this month I worked with my friend Chris Read on a mixtape project to celebrate the 25th anniversary of A Tribe Called Quest’s debut album People’s Instinctive Travels and the Paths of Rhythm. The album is my personal favourite from the Tribe oeuvre – I’ve said it numerous times, but there is just something […]

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The No Comply Network

I’m a big fan of The No Comply Network . Founded to support and promote the creative talents of those involved in and around skateboarding, No Comply brings together filmmakers, illustrators, musicians, and more, and shines a light on their work. Earlier this month I was stoked to be featured as a member – check out […]

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The Cambridge Companion to Hip-Hop

This Spring sees the publication of my first academic chapter in The Cambridge Companion to Hip-Hop. The Companion, edited by Justin A. Williams, features a wide selection of Hip-Hop oriented essays from an array of contributors including Anthony Kwame Harrison, Adam Haupt, and Chris Tabron. I feel rather honoured to be a part of the […]