From architecture and film to product design, this year's speakers are challenging the status quo. Here are a few of the speakers that conference attendees can expect to hear from....

It has been a year since iconic trumpeter Hugh Masekela took his final bow but there is no doubt of his indelible contribution to the local and international music industry as well as equal rights activism through art. Masekela had incredible success during his prestigious...

We caught up with African Pop music producer Tio Scroogy, as he shares his music journey, and shares insight on his latest EP - Human. Tio Scroogy has his eyes set on being on of the greatest producers to look out for in 2018 and...

A few artists whose music represents a different aspect of Durban’s music scene beyond Gqom ...

A short list of some of the South African women whose work goes back to the days before hip-hop became a sponsor-drawing money-spinner. ...

His and Hers Jams is proud to present the third annual “Women And Art” event that will take place on the 26th of August at the Eyethu Life Style Centre in Soweto. This year's theme is the powerful and relevant “The People Against Abuse”. The event...

BTP SPACEBOI and nalu have just released a new track titled 'Find Myself'. “This is an artistic articulation of the search for truth within the fragmented consciousness of the body in which I, my Self, reside.” Written and performed by: Spaceboi & nalu Produced by: (Obscure) Mixed & Mastered...

Episode 2 of the Nguni Villas Mic Sessions The Nguni Villas Mic Sessions were established in May 2018 and are for all artists needing a platform, hoping to gain exposure. The project is currently based in Cape Town and serves to explore the city's abundance of undiscovered...

Sounds of Suid Tronica  is an independent record label from South Africa, owned by Matthew Fraser and Alex Coetzee. The label is devoted to showcasing the cross-pollinations between different musical languages. Their first compilation offers an absorbing insight into the label’s tastes and sonic territories. With...

Freshly-dropped album from Gemini Major & Patoranking collaborator - OhGooch. Gugulethu-born Owethu, known as OhGooch in music circles, has long been considered a succesful all-rounder. He is known for his talents as a music producer, song writer, vocalist and more recently, a qualified sound engineer. Owethu previously...

In the April edition of the Lowdown, Carla Fonseca of Batuk talks to writer Siyabonga-Andre Dennis about the rise of the band, pan-Africanism and more....

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