The Lyrical Commision are a hip hop crew from Melbourne, Australia. They comprise of members Brad Strut, Trem, Bob Balans & DJ J-Red. The have two releases on Unkut Recordings, "The Stage is Set" LP and "Murderous Metaphors" EP.
Clandestien are a hip hop group hailing from Perth, Western Australia. The group consists of MC's Graphic and Tomohawk, and DJ Mortar. They are part of the Perth hip hop crew Syllabolix, who's artists appear on many tracks.
Lazy Grey has been an Australian hip hop icon since the early 90’s. With an unmistakable, impeccable delivery and reputation for witty and honest rhymes, Lazy has forged his way into the "Top 10 MC" lists of both artists and punters Australia-wide.
Hospice crew originally formed in Canberra late 1996 by Ciecmate, Bryndoe, Para & Ming Mers. Over time the crew grew in numbers (& also shrunk) to 7 heads.
Since it's formation several of it’s members have relocated to other parts of Australia. Air Tight now holds the fort in Perth. Ciecmate, Mexi, Newsense,Para & Rhys hold it down in Melbourne.
Tornts represents the badlands of Melbourne, Australia and was the first artist to be signed to underground and highly respected label Broken Tooth Entertainment in late 2002. A producer and rapper, he is one of the founding members of the Hired Goons crew. He has featured on and worked with the most respected names in the Australian hip-hop scene, either on production, verses or live shows.
The Optimen are an Australian hip hop group, originating from Brisbane, Queensland.
The crew consisting of Sammsonite, Datsun, K-West and DJ Damage released their first album "02 Breath Control" in 2002. The album 02 Breath Control is a solid Hip-Hop journey with little emphasis on the battle style that seems to be so prevalent in Aus releases.
The first two Def Wish Cast hard core hip hop releases have become legendary. Both "Mad as a Hatter" 1991 and "Knights of the underground Table" 1992 are available for instant download or hard copy from www.defwishcast.com Def Wish Cast hail from the west of Sydney and were contracted to my record company while still at school.
Billy Bunks, was raised on lager and that good 90s rap shit. A grimey creep from the briney deep... foul rap drunk, and in his own words "superhumanly talented". Lithe and rank.
A known Booze Bastard and notorious Hired Goon with that good old fashioned proper rap shit real hip hop heads are into. None of that fruity shit!
The Tongue is one hell of an MC. He is diverse (has recorded with Urthboy, Bertie Blackman, The Bag Raiders, Gift Of Gab (Blackalicious), Katalyst, Braintax (UK), Georgia Anne Muldrow (USA), Muph And Plutonic etc)
Brothers Stoney was a collaboration between Lazy Grey and Len One. They released one albumn, Stone Broke in 2003 and also featured on the opening track of the Hospice Crew's 2006 albumn Visiting Hours.