Beats Working have so far made 6 albums, a compilation singles album and an EP 'No More Tomorrows' released in 2007. Their last full album "Calm" has been receiving great reviews from music press all over the world. Their music has been likened in influence to various other well known rock and progressive rock bands, but is definitely their own special Beats Working sound - a special blend of song based rock that is gradually achieving critical acclaim everywhere. Discography: 'Life On A Wire' - released 1987 'Putting It About' - released 1992 'Exaggerate' - released 1997 'Electroman' - released 1998 'Live At The Drome' - released 1999 'Calm' - released 2001 'The Singles' - released 2004 'Outside My Window' released as download single 2005 'No More Tomorrows EP' - released 2007 'Good Love' - Class of 2 (CO2) - released 2007 They are currently working in the studio on their new album "Perspection" scheduled for release on Swamp Records. www.myspace.com/beatsworkingrockband www.beatsworking.tv The second with the name Beats Working is a four piece hip hop band from Coffs Harbour and Newcastle, Australia.
The band consists of 3 mc's: Handsome Dan, Mullut, and Drops with the fourth member DJ Helmy on decks. Drawing on an eclectic array of hip hop and soul musical styles, their influences include Oz Hip Hop such as the Hilltop Hoods, and international acts such as Rage Against the Machine, James Brown, George Cliton,Blackalicious, Lyrics Born, The Roots, Snoop Dogg and Mos Def amongst others. The release of their debut album Harbour Drive in December 2007, with the lead single "Exercise", has given them a rising ground swell of support in the OZ music community, making it to the finals of the Wotnext nation music competition for unsigned bands (www.wotnext.com.au) They have also gained recognition by supporting giants of oz hip hop; The Herd, Pegz and Casual Projects. http://www.myspace.com/beatsareworking Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply..
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