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

Featured Gig

15

Dec

Dawn Laird

Supporting Tasman Keith's '...

Newcastle, NSW

8:00pm

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 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.

Review

Review by Steph Hughes Steph Hughes

10 Dec 2015

Triple J
40

oof! So stoked I bumped into this today. Great to hear new tracks, and theyre great ones. Looking forward to Third Circle Raps!

oof! So stoked I bumped into this today. Great to hear new tracks, and theyre great ones. Looking forward to Third Circle Raps!

Review

Review by Hau Latukefu Hau Latukefu

03 Dec 2015

Triple J
35

Yes, I've been keep my eye on this youngbuck. Strong and uplifting lyrics backed with a solid soundscape and equally impressive singing, I hope Dawn stays busy in 2016. GWaan, rude gyal!

Yes, I've been keep my eye on this youngbuck. Strong and uplifting lyrics backed with a solid soundscape and equally impressive singing, I hope Dawn stays busy in 2016. GWaan, rude gyal!