Puppy – Demons of the New School


The critical consensus on guitar rock in thelate-90s is that sensitive indie bands were overshadowed by bombastic nu-metal. Music writers lo...

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Rare & Sudden Podcast- Doing It For The Culture


The podcast format was only invented in the early 2000’s, but we have already entered the medium’s golden age. They are cheap to produce and...

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Gaika – “Some Neon Lit Underworld”


Gaika's collision of dancehall, grime and ominous drone creates a charged atmosphere of dread...

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Christopher McMichael / music / 2 months ago

Swiss electronic composer Aïsha Devi to release new Album


When I opened the link for Swiss electronic composer Aïsha Devi's '...

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Christopher McMichael / music / 2 months ago

Gqom Oh! strikes again with The Originators EP

GQOM008 Front digital release

It’s been two years since the Gqom Oh! label released the compilation ...

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Christopher McMichael / music / 2 months ago

OneBeat – Heard Around the World


South African musicians are enjoying more hard-earned international exposure than ever. After getting an email from Drake's camp, ...

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Christopher McMichael / music / 3 months ago

Felix Laband – Second Unit Archive


These days, suddenly losing access to a computer is a huge impediment. Priceless work and memories disappear. It’s even worse when your devi...

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Christopher McMichael / music / 4 months ago

Umlilo and Whyt Lyon – Glory Bois


One of the most visually opulent artists working today, Umlilo has been winning ears and...

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The Big Hole Counter Narrative Project

The big hole

The official webpage of the Big Hole "experience" in Kimberley offers the story of the diamond rush from the winner's perspective “the visit...

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Christopher McMichael / music / 6 months ago

Angel-Ho: The Devil’s Hour


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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Christopher McMichael / music / 7 months ago

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


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 ...

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