Olmecha Supreme VS Pataphysics Australian knockout tour Tickets
8:00pm, Wed 16 December, 2009
Ruby's Lounge, VIC
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Ladies and Gentleman, LLLLLLLLLets get ready to Rumble!!! In the red corner, legendary emcee, producer and multi-instrumentalist Captain Imon Starr drives his latest project Olmecha Supreme to the extremes of musical greatness. Undisputedly the freshest and most fiercely talented live band you have yet to hear, Olmecha Supreme will be hitting Australian shores from their current home in Wellington New Zealand to battle Australias newest local heavyweight, Pataphysics! $16.50+BF $20 door ALL PATRONS ARE REQUIRED TO PRODUCE CURRENT VALID PHOTO ID ON ENTRY!!!
Olmechas all-star line-up is no joke. This five piece supergroup features the vocal percussion of Aotearoa's Beatbox Champ; King Homeboy, the red hot flavour of Cuban Reggaeton artist Jinetero Emcee, talented percussionist Kikanju Baku on drums and the sublime skills of bass-guitarist Crete Haami. Each member of Olmecha is a heavyweight in his own right, led by NZ MPC Champion, founding member of
Starr describes the sound as 'afro futuristic roots music' a definition that defies genre classification, encompassing the past, present and future of all genres born of
In the yellow corner, armed with his hand picked 5 piece funk posse, and as always his signature weapon, the jazz trumpet, Pataphysics powerful performances deliver an unique first generation Australian perspective on its contemporary culture. Con-currently writing a thesis on Indigenous resistance in
When Jammin with his crew/funk posse, the live warm organic textures mixed with the dirty drums and electronic sub frequencies take it to the next level. In the build up to the release of his highly anticipated debut album The_OLogy_unKnowN, singles released so far have painted a picture of musical and intellectual diversity, highlighting some of the finer talents of the community that is building throughout
In the green corner, strapping on their gloves for a round will be some very special guests including Brisbanes powerful neo-soul hip hop crew Laneous and the family Yah, New Zealands best known Bondi Beach residents Budspells, and notorious party starter DJ JC to name just a few.
Lets get it on!