Artist info

Genre

Hip Hop, Indie


Sounds like

Little Brother, De La Soul, Black Star, A Tribe Called Quest, Anderson Paak, Pete Rock and CL Smooth


band members

Skomes Cazeaux O.S.L.O


Unearthed artists we like

Man Made Mountain, 30/70, BILLY DAVIS


Bio

SO.Crates is comprised of producer Skomes, Melbourne born and raised, and MC Cazeaux O.S.L.O, a Californian born Melbourne resident. Since 2015 the pair have played extensively throughout Melbourne, supporting the likes of Black Milk, Rapper Big Pooh, Brother Ali, 30/70, Average Rap Band, Mndsgn and more, including a recent set at Strawberry Fields. Their sound is a culmination of their shared loves of jazz, soul and hiphop in the vein of groups such as De La Soul, A Tribe Called Quest, and the late 90s/early 2000s Rawkus era. The pair self released the EP 'Static Methods' in May 2016, and are currently performing and recording new music.

Review

Review by Dan Condon Dan Condon

24 Feb 2017

Triple J
45

New favourite song. There's nothing I don't like here. That lagging beat, the voice, the samples, the verses... and that organ just kills me.

New favourite song. There's nothing I don't like here. That lagging beat, the voice, the samples, the verses... and that organ just kills me.

Review

Review by Richard Kingsmill Richard Kingsmill

23 Feb 2017

Triple J
40

I missed this gem that dropped over Xmas. So rich and authentic. Full of heart.

I missed this gem that dropped over Xmas. So rich and authentic. Full of heart.

Review

Review by Celline Narinli Celline Narinli

22 Dec 2016

Triple J
40

Aw man. Massive Lauryn Hill vibes in the beginning here. Solid collab!

Aw man. Massive Lauryn Hill vibes in the beginning here. Solid collab!