DJ, Deniece Maerz is quickly gaining popularity having played at some of the hottest spots in Johannesburg. Her mixes are a blend of electronic, hip-hop and house but her experimental take on these genres, as well as her natural mixing skills and technique, set her above the pack
24-year-old singer and song writer Langa Mavuso expresses the tensions, pains and joys that come with love and romance – and his stand-out singles Home and Sunday Blues, are expertly crafted.
Musician Elle van der Burg is making a strong entrance in the music industry with her new banging single ‘Coitus’. As a trans woman of colour she has been advocating for trans women in the fashion industry, a space she has been thriving in and hopes to do the same in the music industry.
Musician Natalie-Rose Perel also known as Rose Bonica is a woman that wears many different hats. She’s a music producer, visual artist and the co-runner of Wet Dreams Records. Her EP, Rosy Disposition, which was released last year revealed her emotional and twisted sounds.
Released on 17 May, GenderFluidz, the latest EP from STASH CREW, promotes sex positivity and celebrates queer identities.
Bread and Butter, the latest release from NDBZMND features Californian rapper, Opine and is one of several tracks from The Feeling II album.
SA duo, Batuk, recently released the second single from their most anticipated album; Kasi Royalty.
Shima is a Joburg-based guitarist and vocalist and film-maker who makes relaxing but interesting and engaging music.
Aewon Wolf is part of a new music collective, Future Africa, which takes influence from traditional African music and sounds, reinterpreting them in a way that is modern and relevant.
Up and coming South African hip hop artists, Cozmik, releases latest track Hustle Up.
Cape Town musician, Yellow House, has released his first single from his sophomore EP, Sermon On Desire.
Dookoom is a cape-town based collective that is hard to pin a genre to. Their music could be called rap, afro punk, industrial hip hop, grimy trap-hop or even ‘vile gangsta shit’, but none of that quite encapsulates the band’s sound. Dookoom has become infamous for its political messages […]
Sho Madlozi drops visuals for her single Huku. The video is a love story of two people who are into each other but can’t seem to make a connection.
Langa Mavuso is a soul-filled musician who makes music as a form of therapy. He reflects on truth in music, international recognition and balance in the face of success.
Denim and funk defined the aesthetic of the fourth annual festival, which took place in Durban over the weekend. Samora Chapman snapped the scene.