Awad

Hello! Since an early age, I've been a fan of Hip Hop and have always looked for ways to use it as a motivational tool. I've been working in the technology field for over 10 years. I'm also an avid soccer fan and technology addict.

Ms Collins // Phat Thursdays // Thursday

Awad - February 22, 2015

Newly opened, super swanky, Ms Collins now plays hosts on Thursdays to Phat Thursdays. Expect old-school R&B, West-coast raps and smooth grooves (basically everything to get your Thursday night bumping). Great vibes and extremely friendly host! Location 425 Collins St, Melbourne, VIC, 3006 Website Phat Thursdays Telephone +61 3 8614 2222 Opening Hours Thursday 17:00 – 03:00

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Alumbra // Soul Sessions // Sunday

Awad - February 22, 2015

Looking for something different on a Sunday evening. How about live soulful music by the pier? Alumbra is a rather special venue – luxurious floor to wall ceilings and pretty impressive sound system. And on Sundays, Alumbra plays host to Alumbra. Expect a live band from 6 – 9 followed by DJs playing a mixture of R&B, reggae and soul. Soul Sessions @ Alumbra is the …

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Section 8

Awad - February 21, 2015

Think junkyard and graffiti. Think shipping container and recycled materials. Think stylish hipsters and grunge and you get a sense of what Section 8 is. Hidden away in a Chinatown vacant lot, Section 8 has made best use of an empty outdoor space. Solid selection of beers and cocktails – my only real gripe is the lack of proper seating. Definitely a messy affair but it’s …

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Key Club // YOYO // Saturday // REVIEW

Awad - February 15, 2015

Since 2012, Key Club, in the upper east end of the CBD continues to host some of the largest acts in R&B/HipHop scene. And on Saturday’s it continues to hosts one of Melbourne’s most prominent R&B night spots. Unfortunately, guest-lists is a must, and to avoid having to deal with the inevitable queue that forms, attempt to make your way in before 10pm. After having walked past …

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NAS performs Illmatic at Melbourne

Awad - October 13, 2014

Extraordinary, New York based rapper will be performing at the Forum, Melbourne on Jan 25th. And if you were the lucky few to buy tickets to the sold out show, you are about to witness the great MC perform Illmatic in full. Furthermore, due to popular demand, the acclaimed rapper will also be headlining Sugar Mountain festival on the 24th of January. The Illmatic tour kickstarted last …

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