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NEW RELEASE // BIRDZ // BLACK LIVES MATTER

BIRDZ releases a statement; “BLACK LIVES MATTER”, a new song to be premiered at the A.B. ORIGINAL SOLD OUT show at the Worker’s Club, Melbourne on Thursday. LISTEN HERE The BAD APPLES MUSIC signee is making a statement; the epidemic of race related oppression choking his people never ceases. A 14-year-old boy murdered in Kalgoorlie, […]

Posted: September 28, 2016 Filed under: News

BAD APPLES OFFICIAL MERCH AVAILABLE NOW

Be the first to look the freshest in Bad Apples Music official merchandise. SHOP NOW       photo: Davenport Photography

Posted: September 14, 2016 Filed under: News

A.B. ORIGINAL MC & PERFORM @ 2017 LANEWAY FESTIVAL

As exclusively revealed at this afternoon’s Bigsound keynote address, A.B. ORIGINAL are the first act announced on the 2017 Laneway Festival.  They will be both performing at the festival and MCing the event at all five Australian dates. “It is dope to be part of Laneway – one of the only national touring festivals around, […]

Posted: September 8, 2016 Filed under: News

A.B. ORIGINAL PREMIERE ‘JANUARY 26’ VIDEO FEAT DAN SULTAN

A.B. ORIGINAL today had the world premiere for the video of their latest single ‘JANUARY 26’, which they unveiled during their keynote speech at this year’s Bigsound. Featuring A.B. ORIGINAL (Briggs & Trials) and guest vocalist Dan Sultan, the powerful clip was directed by Richard Coburn from Kojo, who has also created videos for Hilltop […]

Posted: September 8, 2016 Filed under: News

BRIGGS ON 3RRR’S THE GRAPEVINE

Briggs, flexing his knowledge and expertise as a rapper, label manager and community activist, joined Kulja Coulston and Dylan Bird on Melbourne community radio station 3RRR’s “The Grapevine”. Together they chatted about his recent foray into the acting world on TV series “Cleverman”. Briggs also talked about the urge he has to give back, and the […]

Posted: August 29, 2016 Filed under: News

A.B. ORIGINAL INCLUDED IN ‘THE PLOT’ FESTIVAL ANNOUNCEMENT

The Plot festival is back for yet another year, and topping the lineup is A.B. Original! The Plot’s strong focus on local talent will see the festival welcome an array of artists and genres in 2016, spanning from pop to indie to, of course, hip hop and bedroom producers, all performed on multiple outdoor stages […]

Posted: August 24, 2016 Filed under: News

A.B. ORIGINAL RELEASE SINGLE “JANUARY 26” feat DAN SULTAN

Today marks the world premiere of “January 26”, the second single from A.B. Original’s forthcoming album, “Reclaim Australia”. Airing on youth broadcaster triple j, Briggs and Trials say the song represents, “the annual frustration many Indigenous Australians feel from the farce of a holiday”. “January 26” also features vocals from Dan Sultan. “Since 1788, the […]

Posted: August 19, 2016 Filed under: News

CLEVERMAN SERIES CONCLUDES & 2nd SERIES ANNOUNCED

After six gripping episodes and one hell-of-a cliffhanger in the final episode, Cleverman has come to a close. Thankfully though, the series by Ryan Griffen has been renewed for another season in Australia and the US. Starring Indigenous actors Hunter Page-Lochard, Rob Collins and Deborah Mailman, the series reimagines several stories of the Aboriginal Dreaming in a […]

Posted: August 10, 2016 Filed under: News

BAD APPLES MUSIC CLEAN UP AT NIMAS

Hosted by Music NT, the National Indigenous Music Awards recognises excellence in the Indigenous music community. Now in their 12th year, the awards were held in Darwin and the night was a celebration of the best and brightest talent, including performances from triple j Unearthed NIMA competition winner Kuren, The Medics frontman Kahl Wallis, Gawurra and Bad Apples’ own A.B. […]

Posted: August 7, 2016 Filed under: News

ROLLING STONE LIVE LODGE SERIES FEAT A.B.ORIGINAL

Rolling Stone Australia’s living, breathing bespoke bar and performance series is returning to Melbourne in September, and on the menu are Bad Apples’ superstars A.B. Original! The runs on the board are certainly accumulating for the duo, and this show will follow A.B. Original’s triple j takeover, the release of two cracking singles, the announcement […]

Posted: August 1, 2016 Filed under: News