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 aims to showcase the best […]
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 by: […]
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 talents – from […]
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 15 tracks from a wide […]
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 wrote and sang […]
Bread and Butter, the latest release from NDBZMND features Californian rapper, Opine and is one of several tracks from The Feeling II album.
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.
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.
In a candid interview, former Fruit and Veggies lead Purity Zinhle Mkhize talks about her solo project ‘Pure’ and latest music video.
In our Meet the Creatives series, Joburg-based journo and singer-songwriter Yamkela Mdaka talks music, personal style and future projects.
With a brand new photo series and EP, Silas Miami shows why he’s coming for everything in Nairobi and Cape Town.
From Samthing Soweto to Shekinah and Kwesta, here are some of our favorite moments from rapper JR’s YouTube series.
‘Yaadt isn’t so much a genre as it is a sound.’ DJ K-$ talks to us about Yaadt; a sound born in the Cape Flats.