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Morganics

Morganics is an award winning Sydney based Hip Hop artist, performer and director. He has performed from Bondi Beach to the Bronx, the Sydney Opera House to Long Bay Jail, Tanzania to Tokyo.

As member of seminal Australian Hip Hop group MetaBass'nBreath he toured Australia, and twice to the US (1997,1998, 2006). Parallel to his career as an MC, Morganics is Australia's foremost Hip Hop Theatre practitioner. His one man Hip Hop Theatre show 'Crouching Bboy Hidden Dreadlocks” was a sell out and a critical success touring to Perth International Arts Festival, The Sydney Opera House, New York and the UK in 2006. His latest production “Survival Tactics” toured Melbourne, Brisbane and The Sydney Opera House in 2007 to critical acclaim, sold out houses and standing ovations.

Morganics has tought Hip Hop in jails, community centers and isolated Aboriginal communities all around Australia. In 2002 he released his solo album “invisible forces...” and “All You Mob!”. Recordings of your “Aboriginal Hip Hop from around Australia”. This spawned the now famous track “Down River” by The Wilcannia Mob which won the Deadly Award for “Single of the Year”. Morganics remixed the single for M.I.A.'s new album 'Kala'. His new album “Hip Hop Is My Passport” is out now. Recorded in Tanzania, Brazil, New York, Berlin, Tokyo and outback Australia it included a bonus one hour documentary DVD. Morganics is currently writing his forthcoming book “Memoirs of a Hip Hop Nomad”.

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