VICE Presents: Oddisee and Melodownz in Conversation
Ahead of his New Zealand tour, presented by VICE, Oddisee chats with opening act Melodownz about family, inspiration and recording the musical efforts of drug dealers.
IllBaz, MELODOWNZ and Raiza Biza Level Up on "Live Stream"
The three New Zealand firebrands have come together for a new project, 'High Beams'.
NZ Music Month
Kings Won't Stop Until He's the Best Artist Alive
We've got the video exclusive of 'Out Here Alive' from the local hitmaker and MeloDownz.
The VICE Guide to Auckland’s Laneway Festival
As hard as it is, we've narrowed down some highlights.
Watch Yayné Take a Pink and Sparkling Stand Against the Patriarchy
In a VICE NZ exclusive, we bring you the Wellingtonian's new video for ‘IDFWU’, featuring MeloDownz.
Take a Walk With Melodownz Down Auckland's Sad, Dark Streets
PREMIERE: The Avondale rapper's new video shines a light on homelessness and police brutality.
The VICE Guide to bStreet
One street. So many bands. All made possible by Tiger Beer.
MeloDownz Is About To Become Every NZ Rapper's Favourite Rapper
His exceptional debut EP 'Avontales' brings the raw realities of a West Auckland upbringing to life.
In Photos: New Zealand Musicians on Tattoos and the Creative Process
"I get bored of this human life sometimes so I often tend to colour my skin to show how I feel inside."