On the back of the hugely successful DJ Luck & Mc Neat and The Artful Dodger tour in October 2016... next up we are bringing...
UK Garage pioneers OXIDE & NEUTRINO and SO SOLID CREW members LISA MAFFIA & HARVEY out for a co-headline tour in March 2017
plus local support TBA.
★ ★ Oxide & Neutrino ★ ★
Once part of the So Solid Crew collective, Oxide & Neutrino are a British DJ and MC garage double who even before their success as part of the So Solid Crew had a number one single ‘Bound 4 Da Reload’ in 2000 in the UK. The song is famously known in the UK due to its sampling of the theme song of the BBC’s hospital drama tv series ‘Casualty’ into a UK Garage number one.
They then went on to cover the prodigy's start the dance "No Good 4 Me" which featured Romeo and Lisa Maffia (members of So Solid Crew) which was released in December 2000 it reached number 6 in the Christmas singles charts and also sold over 200,000 copies.
"Up Middle Finger" released in May 2001 reaching number 7 was aimed at the older generation in the garage scene who once tried to put a ban on Oxide and Neutrino's music, this won them best video at the MOBO awards
"Execute" the debut album released in May 2001 reaching number 11 in the album charts went platinum selling over 300,000 copies."
"Devil's Nightmare" the forth single to be released from the album reached number 16 in July 2001 and was used as the soundtrack to Tombraider the movie.
"Rap Dis/Only Wanna Know Cause ure Famous" reached number 12 in November 2001 which featured various artists from So Solid Crew.
"Dem Girlz" reached number 10 in October 2002 which was released off the album
"2 Stepz Ahead" which reached number 28 in the UK album charts.
Known as one the biggest UK Garage artists alongside DJ Luck & Mc Neat and The Artful Dodger it is only right they are up next on a tour of Australia
★ ★ Lisa Maffia and Harvey from SO SOLID CREW ★ ★
So Solid Crew first hit the UK charts back in 2001 with their blockbuster single "21 Seconds " which involved each member of the collective having 21 seconds to perform their rap on the top of a catchy 2-step rhythm found in UK Garage. The single charted at the peak position of number one in the UK.
So Solid Crew put a grimey/hip hop style onto UK Garage 2-step rhythms and became extremely popular not only with UK Garage and Hip hop fans at the time but also with a wider more commercial following.
Two of the strongest names from the collective MC Harvey and Lisa Maffia will be joining Oxide & Neutrino for a massive tour down under