Artist info

Genre

Electronic, Hip Hop


band members

Dawn Laird - MC/Producer


Influences

Hiatus Kaiyote, Horrorshow, Erykah Badu, A Tribe Called Quest, J. Cole, Ani DiFranco, Tori Amos, Sza, The Doppelgangaz, Big L, Marvin Gaye, K.Flay, Kendrick Lamar, Georgia Anne Muldrow, Fiona Apple, Death Grips, Shabazz Palaces, Run The Jewels, Kaytranada, Company Flow, Urthboy, Rapsody, Mick Jenkins


Website

soundcloud.com/iamdawnlaird

Bio

Dawn Laird writes rhymes. Dawn Laird makes beats. Dawn Laird records the rhymes she writes over the beats she makes. Newcastle, Australia. Supported Horrorshow, Mojo Juju, Urthboy, Coda Conduct, Tasman Keith and many more. EP 'Third Circle Raps' (2015), singles 'Atlas' (2015), 'Sandworms' (2016) and 'Canon' (2019). Album 'Doreen' coming in 2020. Appeared in Michelle Grace Hunder and Claudia Sangiorgi Dalimore's 2017 'Her Sound, Her Story' documentary.

Review

Review by Tommy Faith Tommy Faith

17 Dec 2019

Triple J
35

Dawn Laird gives absolute no effs and takes absolutely no prisoners. This explodes like the weaponry it's named after.

Dawn Laird gives absolute no effs and takes absolutely no prisoners. This explodes like the weaponry it's named after.

Review

Review by Declan Byrne Declan Byrne

12 Dec 2019

Triple J
35

dawn isn't mucking around on this one with a tough and foreceful delivery over some sparse, mind bending production.

dawn isn't mucking around on this one with a tough and foreceful delivery over some sparse, mind bending production.

Review

Review by Hau Latukefu Hau Latukefu

08 Mar 2016

Triple J
35

Ooh, digging the panning on this track. If you ask me, not enough of that these days. But anyways, this is strong. Production bounces and Dawn delivers with much conviction. Well done, sis.

Ooh, digging the panning on this track. If you ask me, not enough of that these days. But anyways, this is strong. Production bounces and Dawn delivers with much conviction. Well done, sis.