From Nina Simone to Sister Nancy and Eartha Kitt, Ghairunisa Galeta explores the four times Jay-Z’s new album blatantly exhibits black female erasure.
Unlike the often patriarchal commercial music scene, the avant garde offers an important space for feminism. Meet the five women disrupting the macho chauvinism of the mainstream. extraordinary women of South African’s experimental music scene
Veteran DJ Ready D and producer to watch Kay Faith invite us into their studio session, where they make a beat from scratch, which you can stream, and talk intergenerational exchange.
Musician Bongeziwe Mabandla chats about his new album, ‘Mangaliso’.
Rapper Gigi LaMayne discusses the challenges of being a woman in hip hop ahead of her performance at this weekend’s Basha Uhuru Freedom Festival.
Ahead of this weekend’s Basha Uhuru Freedom Festival in partnership with Nando’s, we catch up with Cape Town emcee Dope Saint Jude.
Qhawekazi Giyose and Gugulethu Duma of musical duo ‘Found At Sea’ recently completed a month-long mentorship with venerable isiXhosa musician Madosini. We chat to them about the importance of inter-generational dialogue.
Looking for a good night out, but don’t know where to go? We’ve got you covered with this list of local regular parties.
We speak to the director who set out to visually represent the band that spoke to an entire generation.
From Lucky Dube to the Springbok Nude Girls.
We grab coffee with the Cape Town-based band to talk music, mosh pits and all things rock ‘n roll.
Nhlanhla Mngadi and Andrew Curnow are the musical mavens behind the experimental multi-disciplinary platform Mushroom Hour Half Hour.
Bambatha Jones joins foces with TSA for ‘Tried To Tell ‘Em’, exploring what it means to be young in our materialistic world.
This week in Cape Town there are vintage markets, two photography exhibitions, chocolate demonstrations and a vinyl launch party!
Desmond and The Tutus frontman Shane Durrant chats to us about sticky food, recording an acapella EP and becoming a binge-watching world champ.