Stripped down and powerful, the new music video for ‘The Fall’ by Petite Noir is influenced by Marina Abramovic’s MoMA performance “The Artist Is Present”.
Tag: The King of Anxiety
In the first Oh Wow! of March we have an online music exchange between Paris and Soweto, a revisitation of SA Menswear Week and some pretty fantastic type.
A beautiful art performance, hand painted signage and typography spotted all over Johannesburg and the phys ed coaches of your dreams.
Since releasing his first ever single (‘Till We Ghosts’) as Petite Noir in 2012, Yannick Illunga coined the term “Noirwave” to describe his sound which stems from a mixture of African and new wave influences. Today we see the release of The King of Anxiety, Yannick’s debut EP which we’ve been waiting for since we caught up with him for our annual Young South Africa series last year.
We’ve been looking forward to this since we interviewed noirwave musician Yannick Ilunga, aka Petite Noir, for our Young South Africa series earlier this year. A few weeks ago we spotted a teaser video and finally, here it is: the new music video for Petite Noir’s track ‘Chess’, the […]
Witty illustrations that are automatically tweeted each day, two great new EPs, a seriously funny tumblr of coloured “poems” and lots more.