Artist info

Genre

Hip Hop, Indie


Sounds like

Thundamentals, hilltop hoods, mantra


band members

Julez - Vocals+Production Sizzle - Deejay+Production


Influences

Tom Waits, Grayskul, aesop rock


Bio

Fusing tight flows, creative concepts, and his own brand of innovative hip-hop production, Julez is steadily becoming a unique force in the Australian hip-hop scene. Julez was named the Triple J Unearthed Feature Artist of the Week in 2008. His debut self-produced, self titled album dropped in September 2010. It features Seth Sentry, 1/6, Dyl Thomas (Urban Monk), Hugo (Rap News), Able, Roleo, Akuou, Dj Sizzle & was mastered by Wayne Lotek. His new release "The Great Disruption EP" was released in August 2011. The title song is based on a book by Australian climate expert Paul Gilding. Julez & DJ Sizzle (Akil of Jurassic 5’s Australian Tour DJ 2009) have performed at a wide variety of events including; Push Over Festival (07,08,09), Woodford Folk Festival (04,05,09) The Melbourne Fringe Festival (2008, 2009) This Is Not Art (2003, 2004, 2006, 2009) The Sydney Writer’s Festival (2007) Notable support roles include: Sage Francis (USA), C Rayz Walz (USA), Buck 65 (USA), Foreign Beggars (UK), Murs (US), Tim Dog (US), & Oni the Haitian Sensation (USA).