2P4A0453Flwz MC Flwz 1/5 of the legendary crew the Footsouljahs developing and learning his craft under the guidance of Grandmaster Kosmo 163 and Dj Raw Flwz has been involved with WLG Hip Hop for 20 year’s contributing his knowledge to the WLG scene. In 2013 a new journey begun for Flwz taking his past experience and knowledge and reinvesting those experience’s back into the local scene building a independent record label recruiting artists, dj’s and producers mentoring and developing these young aspiring artists. In 2016 Flwz re enter’s the rap game with a new release April 25th 2016 starting with his new single ‘Free West Papua’ Ft. Genocide and J10 a song dedicated to the West Papuan people who have been facing Genocide since 1962, In Flwz own word’s “i’ve written and produced many records but this record is the best song i’ve written in my 20 year career”! You can catch Flwz live Sat April 30th 2016 at the Boat cafe – $15 on the door 

 

vlcsnap-10996J10 R&B singer J10 from Newtown Wellington travelled the world singing as part of Barber Quartet ‘Vocal FX’ winning the Pan Pacific contest in 2014. Most recently J10 supported R&B Singer Lloyd, Jermiah, Donell Lewis, Tomorrow People, Aaradhna and Mario J10 has been building a name for himself young man with an old soul the way he pen’s images for his songs sound like R&B singer Ryan Leslie Member of Wellington based label Make Music Aotearoa J10 is in the right environment shaping his craft. 2015 marked a mile stone for J10 releasing his first official single ‘I don’t want a model’ featuring Flwz from the Footsouljahs and Konflikt. In 2016 J10 is preparing for his new single ‘Let me know’ to drop April 28th collaborating with label mate TrekOne forming the new dynasty The Dream Team. You can catch the Dream Team, The height’s, Percieve, Pioneer Flwz, Dj Gooda, and Dj Soundwave live at the boat cafe sat April 30th – $15 on the door

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Trek One Producer / Trap Artist Trek One from Linden Porirua where he started his craft as an aspiring producer for his mates in his bedroom. In pursuing his passion and love for music Trek pursued some study and graduated with a Level 4 diploma from the DJ Skool under the guidance of Grandmaster Turntablist DJ Raw at Whitireia Polytech, this engaging experience sparked a fire and and birthed a new love for producing Trek has a huge catalogue of R&B, Trap and Hip Hop beats Trek has performed and supported many local and international Artist’s, most recently back to back sold out shows w/ International Artist TechN9NE, Mobb Deep 20yr Anniversary plus local Artists Donell Lewis and Smash Proof. A young producer with alot of value and a promising future

 

IMG_1838Percieve Rap artist Pera Barrett aka Percieve was born and bred in Otaki now based in Wellington, working as a corporate slave to feed his family whilst music is his passion his family is everything. Percieve has been releasing records as an independent artist since 2009 with his debut album ‘Second chances’ inspired by a freak car accident in his own words “​put things in perspective”. Dropping out of a promising university degree, Percieve (a.k.a. Pera Barrett) decided to focus on his rehabilitation and love of hip hop. Percieve’s contribution to Wellington’s music scene since then has been epic working w/ rap artists ‘PNC’ ‘Flowz’ ‘David Dallas’ & most recent collabing w/ drum & bass crew State of Mind on the lead single ‘Mr Cover up’ for the LP ‘Eat the rich’. Percieve is Now preparing to release a full body of work for 2016. You can catch Percieve sat April 30th at the Boat cafe or on tour during NZ music month

 

12096228_1202305529783404_6511925119373951949_nPioneer Producer / Artist Pioneer hails from Porirua east a fresh new addition to the Make Music Aotearoa camp. In 2015 pioneer signed up as a student for the MC course at Whitireia polytech 1 of 12 students taught by Flwz and Dj Raw joining our MC school Pioneer would soon impress everybody with his musicality and producer skills until we heard Pioneer Rap and put some bars together Flwz soon realised the potential in this young man and recruited Pioneer into the live band to play music for J10 also offering Pioneer a spot on the bus to take him on tour in May 2015. After successfully graduating from the MC course as student of the year an impressive outcome for Pioneer Flwz spoke with Pioneer to join the Make Music roster and offered a digital distribution deal for his music. We are currently listening to Pioneers new record preparing his first release for June 2016 a very exciting time for this talented young man from Porirua