Interview: INF — ‘Stand Out Or Stand Back’

  As a kid, Amon Tyson, or INF was curious enough about music to feel for sound waves in a song he liked:  ‘I would always have my hand on the speaker, feeling everything, like all the beats, vibrations and stuff’. Fascinated by the dynamics of why it felt so good to hear, the ideaContinue reading “Interview: INF — ‘Stand Out Or Stand Back’”

Review: Assembly – A Hallmark Moment

Assembly will go down in the new, new hip hop history that’s being created by an extremely talented bunch of people: Jay Knight, Spycc & INF, Diaz Grimm, Raiza Biza, Jane Deezy, Tom Scott and Tony Douglas all attended Assembly which was created when Jay Knight decided he wanted to throw a party with hisContinue reading “Review: Assembly – A Hallmark Moment”

Interview: Jay Knight, Standing Bright In A Shadow

At the beginning of New Zealand Music Month, Jay Knight released his first free EP titled E+M meaning Emotions + Motion. It features a track titled ‘Keller Helen’ for which he says only Diaz Grimm knows the meaning since he came up with it. For Jay, this May has been focussed heavily on pushing forContinue reading “Interview: Jay Knight, Standing Bright In A Shadow”

Assembly- ‘The New New Zealand Movement’

Why wait for a promoter to ask if you want such a line up? Why not call up your mates and see if they’re down to party instead. Producer Jay Knight and event manager Lex Sim have done just that. Assembly is being labelled a ‘DIY’ initiative and is being held in New Zealand MusicContinue reading “Assembly- ‘The New New Zealand Movement’”