Featuring top creatives like musician Samthing Soweto, designer Marianne Fassler and DJ K-$, plus more, see what’s on the line-up of the upcoming festival.
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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
Ahead of this weekend’s Basha Uhuru Freedom Festival in partnership with Nando’s, we catch up with singer-songwriter Nonku Phiri.
This week’s wow-worthy finds include two brand new music videos, a stunning graffiti mural and live music performances you wouldn’t want to miss.
A brand new round-up of local mixes, albums, music videos and singles to come out of South Africa, during the month of January.
From hip hop and house to chillwave and garage punk, listen to the best singles, EPs, albums and music videos to come out of South Africa this August.
Now that all 18 of the SABC’s radio stations have to play 90% South African music, we’ve picked a few songs we’d love to hear over the airwaves.
Meet the dynamic South African women in the Cointreau Creative Crew who want to award one creative entrepreneur with a R100 000 bursary.
Local panstula crews and Johannesburg cityscapes feature in the entrancing video for Branko’s ‘Let Me Go’ with vocals by Nonku Phiri.
Whether you’re travelling, going on a day trip, or piling into a car for a few hours at the beach, we’ve compiled a playlist full of songs to drive to.
The Vigo VCloud is an installation that converts biometrics into music; turning people’s pulses, brain waves and muscle movements into deconstructed instruments.
There are plenty of music collaborations in today’s Oh Wow! plus some “3D graffiti” artworks, popular TV shows reimaged as 50s screen titles and a short film that’ll make you feel like you’re on a sunny holiday.
Watch 5 South African creatives share their aspirations in a series of videos shot by We-Are-Awesome for Ray-Ban’s #Campaign4Change.
This week in our compilation of gatherings from the internet we have two new EPs, an ongoing series of portraits shot on infrared film, a quick look at an upcoming exhibition and a music video full of brightly painted limbs.
Oh Wow! time. Today’s edition includes some golden photographs, a daily type challenge, a lookbook video and a song about things we do on the weekend.