First joining forces in the mid 90’s with a weekly night in the front bar of adelaide’s worlds end hotel for ragga n hip hop jams @ Cargo club for various regular spots in Adelaide’s early hip hop club culture @ the crown & septre and rhino room to the more energetic dancehall & mash ups @ suga nightclub’s long lasting friday nite Esperanto and more recently joining as an official unit & hosting, promoting and selecting @ both Tun up thursday & Whine n kotch fridays @ Elysium lounge.
Helping to build the local knowledge of brand new riddims & tunes from Jamaica with their monthly mixx-up serieshttps://www.facebook.com/MonthlyMixxUp / https://soundcloud.com/turboflexx/sets/monthly-mixx-up-rdp , the boys then set their sights on a night of purely and only the best and latest dancehall ..Strictly dancehall https://www.facebook.com/StrictlyDancehallAustralia
The monthly night cemented a dedicated movement in Adelaide not seen with caribbean music in adelaide in recent times, and this along with video promo from the shotta don edition featuring mikey glamour helped the the RDP clique name become synonymous with authentic dancehall music in Adelaide and around australia.
Two weeks before Demarco landed in Australia, RDP dropped the “Demarco – Bun up dung under” mixx tape, featuring Demarco and other JA artistes. Various big dancehall/mixtape sites/pages around the world gave the mix strength online and Demarco himself re-tweeted the ‘Get to know demarco’ showcase mixx http://dancehallarena.com/demarco-bun-dung-mixtape/ http://www.datpiff.com/DEMARCO-Bun-Up-Dung-Under-Dancehall-2K13-mixtape.533020.html
Big tings a gwan in 2014, with more monthly mix-ups and the next release of another major artiste showcase cd, tours interstate n abroad and of course “Strictly Dancehall” comes back strong with “tip pon yuh toe” in a new venue with Latonya Style & Di Apprentice late feb early march…