Monthly Archives: April 2010

Interview with Mark Hardy a.k.a. Flexx Dem Proper

Mark HardyHawk i talks to Mark Hardy a.k.a. Flexx Dem Proper, dancehall artist from Trinidad and Tobago.

First up can you introduce yourself and tell New Zealand about the artist Mark Hardy?   

Greetings New Zealand! This is Mark Hardy a.k.a Mr. Flexx Dem Proper representing the twin island of Trinidad and Tobago. I’m a young artist, songwriter, beat maker and budding entertainment consultant. I’m currently on the final year of my law degree externally from the University of London and music is my life!   (more…)

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Hawk I – April 2010

Hawk IHawk I is a top-ranking reggae selector in the Wellington scene. He began playing records at house and outdoor parties in Christchurch, mainly among drum n bass circles. Through this he developed a preference for the Amen break and indeed the whole jungle sound. The break-downs and samples in jungle then drew Hawk I to reggae and dancehall. (more…)

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