The Boombap Sessions #5 [SATURDAY – 12.09.2015]
Yo Yo, welcome to the return of the Boom Bap Sessions at PLAY BAR SYDNEY. Louis Costello-Stewart (DJ Cost) Cody White (Codeks) & Khem White (Platterpush) will be joining us each month as well as a few special guests.
Joining us this edition will be BBOY HIDEBOO from 143 Liverpool St Familia with a break dance showcase …
HIDEBOO (143 Liverpool St Familia) //
Hideboo has emerged as one of the best Break Dancers in Australia. He currently represents ‘R.A.W’, ‘All Consciousness Crew’ and ‘Liverpool St Familia’.
Beginning his career in Japan in 2000, he trained with Japan’s elite, renowned bboys before moving to Sydney. Hideboo’s performances encompass all the elements of bboy including top rock, footwork, freeze and powermove winning him numerous battles at Shadow Wars, the Australian Bboy Championships, Step your game up (Melbourne) , Out Break (Perth) and Dancekool.
DJ CO$T //
DJ Cost started djing close to ten years ago and has been a dedicated student to the art of turntablism ever since. Heavily involved in the local hip hop scene for years. Dj for P.Smurf and Cooking with Caustic and tour Dj for a number of acts including Joe New & Ozi Batla. Dj Cost has recorded studio cuts for a number of artists including Thundamentals and Daily Meds. He earned second place in his first Dj battle at the 2013 NSW DMC Competition & was runner up at the 2014 Wax Wars Battle
PLATTERPUSH & CODEKS //
Platterpush and Codeks have been writing music together for over ten years. Initially playing in a live reggae band before venturing into hip hop production and dj’ing/ turntablism. Over the last Six years Platterpush and Codeks have produced music for many of Australia’s finest Hip Hop artists such as 13th Son, Down Under Beats Crew, Immune, Lotek, Ghostrider. They have released two independent albums and have had tracks feature on numerous compilations. As well as production a strong emphasis is also placed on performance, combining turntablism with live sample triggering and feature emcees results in a dynamic live show. Platterpush and Codeks have supported international hip hop artists such as De La Soul, Dj Krush, Lord Finesse, DJ Roc Raida, Q Unique, Omni, DJ Revoloution, Lotek, Mystro, Eternia as well as many of Australias finest Hip Hop acts.
WHEN: SATURDAY 12 SEPTEMBER 2015 | THE BOOMBAP SESSIONS | 6PM-MIDNIGHT | HAPPY HOUR 6PM-8PM
WHERE: PLAY BAR SYDNEY. BASEMENT 72 CAMPBELL STREET SURRY HILLS
FREE ENTRY, FIRST COME FIRST SERVED. THE WORLD IS INVITED.
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Photos by Benny Hinn & Le Prime