Making Eyes - Various - Flying Vinyl: March 2016
It was so scarce you'd be lucky to find a hip-hop record in a store let alone a whole section. You'd be lucky to find a couple of albums like a Public Enemy album or something if you went to the CD stores. So I guess that's one of the reasons why Max, who's Eso, and I kinda bonded at high school, I think, because he was really the only other guy in the school who was into hip-hop. The group then switched labels to Illusive Sounds and released their second official album, Day of the Dogon 4 March The group undertook a national tour in March and April of that year to support the album.
It received airplay on Triple J rage  and Video Hits. In October they released the first single of their album, "Bullet and a Target", featuring the Connections Zulu Choir  a 21 piece choir from South Africa. Following up Making Eyes - Various - Flying Vinyl: March 2016 their collaboration with the choir, Bliss n Eso embarked on a journey in June with MTV and the Oaktree Foundation to some of the poorest regions in South Africa to complete the track and shoot the video clip for "Bullet and a Target".
Bliss n Eso also shot a documentary with Evermoreproduced by MTV, aimed at creating awareness about the challenges faced by developing communities in Africa. The film clip and minute Making Eyes - Various - Flying Vinyl: March 2016 aired exclusively on MTV and received attention from the media and the public. The group's third album, Flying Colourswas released on 26 Aprilcoinciding with a national tour by the group, along with True LiveFunkoars and The Winnie Coopers.
In September they went on the road for their most successful national tour to date, with sell out performances across the country, concluding with a sold-out homecoming show at the Enmore Theatre in Sydney to a capacity crowd of patrons. They were scheduled to tour Canada at the end of the year and planned to re-release Flying Colours in earlywith a bonus DVD. Bliss n Eso appeared for the first time in a Triple J Hottest with three entries in the countdown ; "Eye of the Storm" at number 40, "The Sea is Rising" at number 61 and "Woodstock " at number They were the only hip-hop act to perform at the concert, which raised over 8 million dollars for Victoria's bushfire victims.
In April Bliss n Eso announced a major city Australian tour which included two shows at Melbourne's iconic Festival Hall as well as the largest venues they had played to date across the country. Their first show at Festival Hall sold out in four days, making it the fastest selling Australian hip hop show of all time, selling to a capacity of 5, patrons.
On 26 AprilBliss n Eso became the first Australian hip hop act to perform on Rovewhere they performed "Woodstock " and "The Sea is Rising" to a live television audience broadcast nationally on the Ten Network. There hadn't been an Australian track on a release for a while actually and the 'Fight Night' opportunity came about and EA Australia really liked "Field of Dreams" and thought it worked well with the theme of the game, so they put it forward Making Eyes - Various - Flying Vinyl: March 2016 the International EA and it got accepted!
The fact that it's out there and a million people are going to be playing this thing — it's obviously a big game and the fact that our song's on there, we're stoked. It's pretty awesome, man! Bliss n Eso released their live album Flying Colours Live in June to coincide with another national tour of Australia.
The album features a bonus track, "On Tour", which received significant airplay from Triple J. The single premiered on Triple J's "" new music show with Richard Kingsmill the night before. Following the release of the single the band embarked on the "Down by the River" tour of Australia with sold-out shows in major cities across the country. The album went straight to number one on the Australian iTunes album chart within minutes of its release. Triple J and Nova FM both featured several tracks from the album in the leadup to its release.
The album garnered near perfect reviews across the board, with some even stating that "it may be the genre's finest release" Time Off. It was the first album to knock Eminem off the top spot in six weeks and received significant acclaim for this feat. Bliss n Eso also had two albums and three singles in the Making Eyes - Various - Flying Vinyl: March 2016 charts during this week. Less than two weeks after its release, Running on Air was certified Gold in Australia, with sales Making Eyes - Various - Flying Vinyl: March 2016 excess of 35, Shortly afterwards, Bliss n Eso embarked their sold-out 'Down by the River' Australian tour, and before long the trio had their first platinum album in Running on Air.
In late August, Bliss n Eso announced they would be heading back to America. This was the band's second US tour. The band also went on to play headline shows in LA, Las Vegas and New York before heading back to Australia and embarking on what would be a record breaking Australian Tour. The 'Running on Air' tour comprised 14 sold-out shows across Australia in front of 60, people and cemented itself as the highest selling local hip-hop tour of all time.
The shows were filmed for a DVD which was set to be released on 20 July Directly after the music conference finished the band embarked on their first ever headline tour of the US and Canada.
Playing 22 shows across the West Coast of both countries in under a month, the band cemented themselves a position in the international hip-hop scene. In late Eastman - Move D - Kunststoff, Bliss n Eso ventured back into the studio to work on their fifth studio album, Circus in the Sky. Recorded across Australia and Los Angeles, it is the band's Making Eyes - Various - Flying Vinyl: March 2016 eclectic and progressive album to date.
It features guest appearances and collaborations with some of the most celebrated names in hip-hop music, including the legendary Nas and a roll call of Australian rap royalty inPez, Seth Sentry and Drapht, as well as American recording artist Ceekay Jones and the multi-platinum production duo The Makerz.
In March Circus in the Sky continued to maintain a strong chart position and was certified Platinum. Throughout April and May the trio embarked on their biggest national tour to date. The 'Circus Under the Stars' tour would become the biggest local hip-hop tour of all time. The two-month outdoor tour saw the band play 16 shows across Australia with attendances of up The Snakecharmer - Silicone Soul - Save + Our + Souls 8, people.
In lateBliss n Eso announced that their new album, " Off the Grid " would be released on 10 March Statement from the band: "We continue to Making Eyes - Various - Flying Vinyl: March 2016 our support and condolences to the family and friends of those so deeply affected by this sad event and appreciate your ongoing understanding in this incredibly difficult time.
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