Sydney via Darwin rapper, singer and songwriter Kootsie Don is making moves across theatre and music to connect people from all walks of life. Her latest single ‘Lemme Know’ is an upbeat, RnB-shaped message: ‘If you can’t support me at my worst, you don’t deserve me at my best’.
In an hour long special, Serge Negus chats with multi-talented Yorta Yorta rapper, writer and actor Adam Briggs about racism, gay marriage and writing for the creators of The Simpsons.
Bringing their colourful, sample-heavy sounds to the tip of Bennelong Point, The Avalanches made their triumphant return to Sydney, joined by Briggs, DJ Shadow, DJ JNETT and Spankrock.
Following the release of their debut album ‘Reclaim Australia’, Trials (one half of A.B. Original) joined Backchat to discuss the state of Australian Indigenous politics and music’s role in Aboriginal advocacy.