Bliss n Eso are an ARIA award winning Australian hip hop group based in Sydney, Australia and were originally known as Bliss n' Esoterikizm. Off The Grid is Aussie hip-hop trio Bliss n Eso ’s sixth studio album, released on Friday April 28, 2017. In 2010 Bliss N Eso enjoyed their greatest success to date with their No. 20754fans. It was great. Flying Colours features production from Bliss, Phrase and Hattori Hanzo, the album was mixed at Sing Sing Studios (Melbourne) by Noam Dishon and Andy Baldwin (The Cat Empire, Spiderbait, Killing Heidi). "To tell you the truth it smashed any of my expectations. Since the release of they debut EP, they have been growing in popularity from not only Australia, but other parts of the world. Hattori Hunzo) "The Moses Twist" – 4:16 (Prod. From an early stage in their career, Bliss N Eso primarily built their fan base from their compelling and energetic live performances. This is my lyric video: Tear The Roof Off by Bliss n Eso and Watsky! The cover of the album features artwork by tattoo artist, Steve Cross from Melbourne. Jake Isaac” on Triple J radio station on August 20th 2020. Flying Colours is the third album by Australian hip hop group Bliss n Eso. In the wake of debuting at #1 on the ARIA Album Chart with their fifth studio effort ‘Circus In The Sky’, Bliss n Eso now find themselves with the highest selling Australian album of 2013, and a revered Gold plaque after only 10 days of release. Bliss N Eso. The reception for the record has been fantastic so we couldn't really be happier at the moment." The album revolves around themes such as optimism, freedom, and peace. "Eye of the Storm" (Jonathon Notley, Max MacKinnon, "Destiny Lane" (Jonathon Notley, Max MacKinnon, Mark Landon) – 3:41, "Zion Bash" (Jonathon Notley, Max MacKinnon, Mark Landon) – 2:51, "Gorilla Militia" (Jonathon Notley, Max MacKinnon, Mark Landon) – 3:14, "Climb These Cliffs" (Jonathon Notley, Max MacKinnon, Noam Dishon, Mark Landon) – 3:41, "$5 Steak" (Jonathon Notley, Max MacKinnon, Noam Dishon, Etheridge, Montgo) – 5:35, "Never Give Up" (featuring Changes) (Jonathon Notley, Max MacKinnon, Noam Dishon, Mchunu, Mhlongo) – 4:31, "The Dark Tower" – 5:49 (features a sample from the 1947 radioplay The Dark Tower by, "Lonely Streets" (featuring Debaser) – 4:33, "Bullet and a Target" (acoustic version) (featuring the Zulu Connection Choir) – 3:58, This page was last edited on 18 January 2021, at 05:16. Circus In The Sky is the fifth studio album by the Australian hip hop trio Bliss n Eso, following 2010's Running On Air. Originally known as Bliss n' Esoterikizm, Bliss n Eso are an Aussie Hip-Hop trio from Sydney, Australia. Their most popular songs, based off YouTube view counts are; “My Life”; “Reflections”; and “House of Dreams”, all of which have over 2.5 million views and listens on YouTube. Bliss n Eso’s 4th album, Running On Air, was released in 2010 and follows the successful Flying Coloursalbum released two years prior. Albums include Circus in the Sky, Day of the Dog, and Off the Grid. Bliss N Eso discography and songs: Music profile for Bliss N Eso, formed 2000. The third single off the album "Eye of the Storm" uses the main riff and idea from folk rock duo Angus & Julia Stone song "Paper Aeroplane". Released in July 2010, the platinum selling album earned a string of positive reviews and spawned the singles “Addicted”, “Down by the River”, and “Reflections”. [8], The album was nominated for a J Award in August 2008. To date, they have released two EPs, The Arrival and Up Jumped The Boogie (the precursor to Day of the Dog), and six albums, two of which received Platinum ARIA recognition, and one received Gold. Flying Colours is the third album by Australian hip hop group Bliss n Eso. Straddling the line between Australian and American hip-hop is Bliss N Eso, featuring MCs Bliss (Johnathan Notley) and Eso (Max MacKinnon) as well as DJ Izm (Tarik Ejjamai). Stream Tracks and Playlists from blissneso on your desktop or mobile device. Following their 6th studio album “Off The Grid” in 2017. [15] In October 2010, Flying Colours was listed in the book, 100 Best Australian Albums. [16], All songs written by Jonathon Notley, Max MacKinnon and Noam Dishon, except where noted[17], Flying Colours limited edition bonus disc, Australasian Performing Right Association, "Australiancharts.com – Bliss n Eso – Flying Colours", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Flying_Colours_(Bliss_n_Eso_album)&oldid=1001086903, Articles with dead external links from January 2017, Articles with permanently dead external links, All Wikipedia articles written in Australian English, Short description is different from Wikidata, Album articles lacking alt text for covers, Wikipedia articles with MusicBrainz release group identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License. Their first new song since 2017 samples Set Mo and shouts out Dean Lewis. Bliss N Eso discography and songs: Music profile for Bliss N Eso, formed 2000. [14], On 14 June 2009 the album became only the second Australian hip hop record to be certified gold, after being in the ARIA charts for 58 weeks. Information on Bliss N Eso. Find Bliss N Eso discography, albums and singles on AllMusic Elsewhere, Hilltop Hoods, Bliss N Eso and Drapht developed the festival-friendly 'barbecue rap' – comparable to the old pub-rock. We weren't worried about the pressure of what people would think, or forcing it or trying to make hits" - Notley[3]. With their last three albums debuting at #1, selling close to half a million records in Australia alone, various prestigious awards and accolades, an unprecedented live presence and the most loyal fanbase in the country, Bliss n Eso continue to push not only themselves, but hip-hop, forward in Australia. It reached the top 50 on the ARIA Albums Chart In an interview with The Age newspaper Jonathan Notley (Bliss) explained that the band's previous albums were recorded on the fly, in sporadic periods whenever they could score some studio time, whereas with Flying Colours, the Sydneysiders relocated to Melbourne for three months of dedicated writing and recording at Richmond's Sing Sing Studios[3], "We decided to get out of Sydney and go somewhere where we could get up every day and just focus on making the record. The Arrival is the debut EP by Bliss n Eso, under the group’s original name ‘Bliss n Esoterikizm’. The first single from the album, a reworking of Citizen Cope's "Bullet and a Target", gained major national commercial radio and television airplay. One of my favourite Eso verses, and the film clip is very compelling. We kinda wanted to go a little bit more creative and imaginative. - Notley[4]. In an interview with Xpress magazine Notley indicated their surprise at the album's success. Check it … Bliss N Eso began recording the album in late 2012. enter your email to join the flight crew. Starting in 2000, Bliss N Eso are an Aussie Hip-Hop trio based in Sydney, Australia, Originally known as Bliss n' Esoterikizm when they dropped their first release 'The Arrival'. M-Phazes & Bliss) " Addicted " – 3:51 (Prod. Albums include Circus in the Sky, Day of the Dog, and Off the Grid. Bliss n Esoterikizm proved to be too much of a mouthful for most people so it was shortened. Their hit 2017 song “Moments” received the ARIA Award for “Best Video”. In late 2006, Bliss N Eso’s second album, Day of the Dog, was released and became the first Australian hip-hop release to debut in ARIA’s top 50. [6][7] and reached the No. To date, they have released two EPs, The Arrival and Up Jumped The Boogie (the precursor to Day of the Dog), and six albums, two of which received Platinum ARIA recognition, and one received Gold. They quickly gained global success selling out concerts world wide. Bliss n Eso released their debut single “Lighthouse – feat. Ain't nobody gonna save me … It was released on 28 June 2013 through Illusive Sounds. Complete discography, ratings, reviews and more. [9], The album was also nominated for an ARIA award for 'Best Urban Release' in 2008.[10]. At the J Awards of 2008, the album was nominated for Australian Album of the Year. - Notley[11], Following the group's successful appearance at the Sound Relief concert on 14 March 2009 at the MCG,[12][13] "Field of Dreams" featuring Paris Wells was officially released to radio as a single. [5] The album debuted a week after its release at the No. It was released by Illusive Sounds on 26 April 2008. It also earned Bliss N Eso an ARIA nomination for Best Urban Release in 2006 with sales exceeding all benchmarks for a local hip-hop release. Three years on from their last album, Off The Grid, Bliss N Eso are back on the grid. It depicts a man with blazing coloured wings leaping off a cliff. Genres: Hip Hop, Conscious Hip Hop. We thought of this concept of this guy like leaping off this cliff with these flaming colourful wings, and it kind of really worked with the context of this album and obviously the title." 2017 studio album by Bliss n Eso Off the Grid Studio album by Bliss n Eso Released28 April 2017 GenreHip hop Length58:37 LabelIllusive Sounds ProducerDJ Izm, MC Bliss, MC Eso, Jon Hume Bliss n Eso chronology Circus in the Sky Off the Grid Singles from Off The Grid "Dopamine" Released: 28 September 2016 "Friend Like You" Released: 6 December 2016 "Moments" Released: 28 March 2017 "Blue" Released: 14 April 2017 Off the Grid is the sixth studio album by the Australian hip hop trio Bliss n Eso… 1 position on the ARIA Top 40 Urban Albums chart. The title is a metaphor for Australian hip hop being the 'underdog' of the Australian music industry, and affirming that it is now time for it to rise up. Bliss n Eso lyrics - 109 song lyrics sorted by album, including "So Happy", "Dopamine", "House Of Dreams". After releasing their full-length debut in 2004, they had a string of Top Ten albums in Australia, with 2010's Running on Air becoming their first number one. 739,292 Hattori Hunzo) " Down by the River " – 2:54 (Prod. [2], The album was recorded in three different continents over twelve months, and features Illmaculate (World freestyle and Scribble Jam champion), a 20 piece African Zulu Choir (The Zulu Connections Choir), Debaser (US), Hyjak and Phrase. Their comeback single The Lighthouse' features south London vocalist Jake Isaac and is a raw tale of self-redemption. ' Genres: Hip Hop, Conscious Hip Hop. The Devils Playground & Sing Sing Studios. Find album reviews, stream songs, credits and award information for Flying Colours - Bliss N Eso on AllMusic - 2008 Day of the Dog is the second album by Australian hip hop group Bliss n Eso.It was released via Illusive Sounds in March 2006 in both vinyl and CD formats. Addicted – Bliss n Eso. 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