A.B. Original - Splendour in the Grass 2017 @ North Byron Parklands

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A.B. Original is the collaboration between Briggs (Album of the Year recipient at the National Indigenous Music Awards 2015) and Trials, ARIA Award winning producer for Drapht, Illy, Hilltop Hoods, Seth Sentry and The Funkoars among others. A.B. Original was born when the two artists were invited to perform at triple j’s 40 year celebration, Beat The Drum, in January 2015. They produced a short but powerful set which also included the special performance of 'The Hunt’, a collaboration with Gurrummul performed earlier on triple j’s live at the wireless They write songs in the spirit of N.W.A and West Side Connection, while lyrically bringing attention to issues closer to home. Respectively coming from the Yorta Yorta and Ngarrindjeri tribes, Briggs and Trials are socially conscious outspoken Indigenous artists. They bring a new voice to Australian hip hop as A.B. Original. Their debut album 'Reclaim Australia' recently won the 2017 Australian Music Prize. Don’t miss the chance to hear it live when they take to the Splendour stage.

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A.B. Original Previous Events, Festivals & Tour dates

2017

Riverwood Downs 01 December, Stuart Park 01 October, The Tivoli 01 June, North Byron Parklands 23 July, Sydney College of the Arts 04 February, Esplanade Reserve and West End 05 February, Hart's Mill 03 February, Harts Mill 03 February, Footscray Community Arts Centre 28 January, Brisbane Showground 26 January

2016

Rolling Stone Live Lounge 29 September, Bigsound 2015 08 September