Lit Tips


There’s no shame in admitting you don’t know what function to roll through to, or what events are on, but there is shame in doing nothing to find out. Don’t live vicariously through your mates Instagram stories or live feeds, get the fuck off that couch or out of that bed, get your look sorted and get out the damn house. AUD’$ is committed to bringing you the best of the best, you know this. So here’s our finest selections for what’s on around the country this weekend in regards to culture, music and more:

Saturday Aug 5th:

KWAME @ Mr. Lonely
Head down to Mr Lonely this Saturday to catch KWAME headline a special WA show. From his debut single “I Get it”, which hit #1 on the Aust. Triple J Unearthed Hip Hop Chart to his debut EP “Lesson Learned” which has some true tunes like “Friends” within its track listing. You’ve likely caught his tunes in your spotify hiphop playlists lately, so if you’re in Perth catch him in person this weekend. Click event title for full details!

Friday Aug 4th:

Travy P ‘Point’ EP Party @ TBC Club
Brisbane local Travy P has been making some huge moves lately. Being the first signee to WVS, Travy P is an all-rounder who is primed for the spotlight this year. Having recently released some heavy hitting hits with fellow new wave-r Manu Crook$ and Aust. hiphop alumni 360, you can catch Travy P himself celebrating his new EP with a release party this Friday at The TBC Club. Click event title for full details!

Saturday Aug 5th:

WAVEY 06 @ TBC Club 
Returning this Saturday to The TBC Club, WAVEY with WAVEY06. Head through for tunes by the likes of 21 Savage, Nav, Lil Uzi Vert, Metro Boomin, Bryson Tiller, Migos, Kendrick and all that smooth shit. With a stacked lineup of WAVEY DJ’s, click event title for full details!


Friday Aug 4th:
has been called the new (masked) face of Melbourne hip-hop style, this clothing label is fast establishing itself a name and gaining its online presence thanks to instagram. Catch the JUDAH pop up shop this weekend at Melbourne’s Hand 2 Hand store, the pop up will run Saturday and Sunday 11am til 6pm, but the main event is the launch “reception” which will run from 6pm to 10pm on Friday night. It’s free entry, there will be live performances and the clothes are fresh as fuck. Click event title for full details! 

Saturday Aug 5th:

A Beat Maker Show & Tell – 2nd Edition @ RUBIX Warehouse
You read it right my dudes, a show and tell of beats. And that is exactly what is sounds like. Head down to the Rubix Warehouse and bring a USB loaded with beats or songs you’ve finished or almost done, share it with a room of beat-making peers and music lovers alike. Make those connects within your musical community. Catch a low-key listening party for Opiuo’s latest EP before anyone else hears it plus an open Q&A with OPIUO, JPS (The Operatives), Chiara Kickdrum and some more musical minds once the beat sharing is done and dusted. Hit that mf event title for full details!


Friday Aug 4th:
ALL IN: 14 Yrs of FBi Radio @ Hudson Ballroom
FBi Radio is turning 14 this August, thats huge! They are celebrating with a huge party at Hudson Ballroom, taking over the entire venue. They’ve selected an array of their best taste makers and radio shows to pump the music all night long. “house, dancehall, bass music, hip hop, techno and every sub-genre you can poke a stick at, as long as it gets you moving.” They seem to have all bases covered, click event title for full details!

Saturday Aug 5th:

All About Flower – The Royal Botanical Gardens Plant Sale
Okay, so this one isn’t really an event you go dance or wild out at. But hear us out, you like plants? C’mon who doesn’t like a bit of flora? Right, so over 18,000 plants from the Royal Botanic Garden’s display “All about Flowers” are about to be sold for a gold coin, or you can cop orchids and other special plants alike for $10. BYO basket, box or bag – and yes there are limits on how many orchids/special plants you can cop. But hey, full details through the link!

Now there’s no way you can avoid socialising, we’ve literally got you covered. Have a safe one homies xo

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