Saturday, December 10, 2011
Rocksteady 11.30pm Tonight at The Ellington - original Hip Hop
From the tranquil settings of Demark WA,Paulie P started exploring the world of hip hop from around the age of 12, listing to acts like J5, Tribe Called Quest, Wu Tang, Cypress Hill, The Roots, Souls of Mischief, Nas, Talib Kweli, Mos Def and Common.
After seeing his first live Australian hip hop show from Downsyde, He later recorded his first song in early 2003 when he was only 13, "The Place To Be" with Disaster the main producer from Downsyde. Within a short time span, Paulie P supported acts like Bliss n Eso, Hilltop Hoods, Downsyde, Freestylers, Birds of Tokyo, Salmonella Dub and currently Australia’s highest selling artist, Drapht.
In 2010, Paulie P and Rocksteady was formed, a 7-piece live hip hop act comprising of recent WAAPA graduates with some of the highest musical talent in the country. ROCKSTEADY have a adrenaline packed show filled with dynamic catchy riffs and are destined to become one of Australians finest up and coming original bands.
They are now in their final stages of recording their first album "Until That Time" due to release early December. Be sure to book early as the band has a big following in the Australian hip hop scene so you don’t want to miss this.
Tickets at the door $15 table $10 bar