Grindin’ is based in Sydney Australia and was established with the aim of managing, touring and releasing quality Australian and International artists. This is reflected in the diversity of artists affiliated with the company and it’s eclectic style of events produced in Australia and New Zealand.
Since its inception in 1998 Grindin’ has been responsible for producing some of Sydney’s best Hip Hop events from holding the annual NSW DMC DJ Heats and monthly ‘O-iishi’ events to the J Dilla tribute night ‘The Genius Of J Dilla’ while also touring the likes of Aloe Blacc, Just Blaze, Johnny Osbourne, Rodney P, Oddisee, Guilty Simpson, Black Milk, DJ Shortee Blitz, P-Money, Aaradhna plus many more across Australia and New Zealand.
Grindin’ has also released music from across the globe with a variety of musical styles, all representing the brand to the fullest, and as a result has led to a variety of releases from artists including David Dallas (NZ), M-Phazes (Australia), Jehst (UK), J Period (USA), Kohndo (France), JR & PH7 (Germany) and Muneshine (Canada) to name a few. The Grindin’ catalogue built up to over 40 releases throughout it’s operation as a record label.
Grindin’ has most recently ventured into artist management and agency services, representing the likes of Briggs, P-Money, HAU, Plutonic Lab, Coin Banks, Omar Musa plus more which has seen many of these acts performing at the biggest venues, tours and festivals around Australia and New Zealand.
Throughout the years Grindin’ has also worked with companies such as Nike, Sony, MTV, Alize, Central Station Records, Sweat It Out and FEIT along with venues across Sydney using its expertise to consult on individual projects while also helping bridge the gap between corporate entities and its potential clientele. Grindin’ has built a solid reputation on being able to deliver within the music industry.
With over 15 years experience in the music industry Grindin’s mission is to remain competitive in the industry.