Obese Records Announce Blockparty 09 Line-up

Obese Records and Slate Blended Bourbon is proud to announce the return of Australia’s most prominent hip hop tour, The Obese Records Block Party!2009 will be the sixth instalment of the successful tour, and will feature headliners Drapht, Muph & Plutonic, and the newly formed Pegz group, Gully Platoon on a 10-date run across the country. The cream of the Obese Records roster and some very special guests will feature throughout the country and full lineups for every show will be announced shortly, with Illy, Spit Syndicate and Thundamentals already listed on the website.

The Obese Records Block Party is one of the Australia’s long-standing tours, providing music fans an up-close and live look at some of the most established and upcoming hip hop artists in the country.

The tour kicks off October 9th in Sydney before making its way across the nation with stops in Brisbane, Newcastle, Cairns, Albury, Byron Bay, Perth, Adelaide, Hobart, and Melbourne.

Tickets for the month-long extravaganza are ON SALE NOW! via the official Block Party website: http://www.obeseblockparty.com

Tour dates:

All dates headlined by Drapht, Muph & Plutonic, Gully Platoon except #

October 9 – Sydney, NSW @ The Metro

October 10 – Newcastle, NSW @ The Cambridge Hotel #

October 11 – Albury, NSW @ Roi Bar #

October 16 – Brisbane, QLD @ The Tivoli

October 17 – Byron Bay, NSW @ Great Northern Hotel #

October 18 – Cairns, QLD @ Gilligans #

October 23 – Perth, WA @ Metro City

October 24 – Adelaide, SA @ Thebarton Theatre

November 6 – Melbourne, VIC @ The Palace (formerly The Metro)

November 23 – Hobart, TAS @ The Brisbane Hotel #

Block Party 2009 Official Website: http://www.obeseblockparty.com

MySpace: http://www.myspace.com/obeserecordsblockparty

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