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Christopher McMichael / music / 1 month ago

Angel-Ho: The Devil’s Hour

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What does punk means in 2017? Is it just a style of music and clothes, buzzsaw guitars and leather jackets? An ossified museum piece, rather...

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Themba Kriger / music / 1 month ago

Programming Music as Performance

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At first glance a live coding show doesn’t seem all that different from any other electronic music show with various electronic sounds emana...

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Bob Perfect / music / 2 months ago

Banana Brains Goes Loopy with Home Boy

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I’ve got a weird thing for cats who release experimental shit. I mean, you know not everyone is gonna dig what you do, but that’s kinda the ...

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Themba Kriger / music / 2 months ago

Lex LaFoy: Dripping with Honey Bass

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While her journey into performance began in high school when she and her girlfriends would perform at assemblies, Lex LaFoy already started ...

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Christopher McMichael / music / 2 months ago

Meet Me In The Bathroom: Rebirth and Rock and Roll In New York City 2001-2011

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Ever since age 12, when I nicked a copy of Come As You Are: The Story of Nirvana, I’ve been a gluttonous consumer of rock and roll histories...

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Christopher McMichael / music / 2 months ago

Mana – Creatures of The Night

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Seeing the Hyperdub logo on a new release is a sure fire guarantee of headphone ecstasy. Since 2004, the UK based label has been at the blee...

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Bob Perfect / music / 2 months ago

Nobody Told Life Below That South African Hardcore is Dead

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South African hardcore is pretty fucking dead. There are a few bands, a few shows, and a few people keeping the genre, in some variation or ...

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Bob Perfect / music / 2 months ago

Don’t Sleep on Sleepwalker Records

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I know premium streaming services like Deezer, Apple Music and Spotify are fast becoming the way many music fans with a decent internet conn...

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Themba Kriger / music / 2 months ago

Champagne69 // personifying Joburg’s rhythmic energy

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Since bursting onto the scene in 2016 with their single ‘Booty Sweat’, which blew up the internet, the Joburg based rap duo known as Champag...

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Themba Kriger / music / 3 months ago

Andy Mkosi wants to visit your bedroom

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A musician, writer and photographer based in Cape Town, Andy Mkosi’s music is influenced by a variety of genres but it was through hip hop t...

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Themba Kriger / music / 3 months ago

Exploring Klein’s dramatic soundscapes

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Highly original and imaginative, Klein’s music can seem daunting at first but reveals an underlying familiarity in its curated chaos. “If yo...

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Bob Perfect / music / 3 months ago

palmdrive’s A A // B B // E P is the soundtrack to the dystopian retrofuture

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There are a few things we know about the enigmatic palmdrive aka deadprocession aka ujochi aka Josh Scheepers: He loves taking naps, making ...

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