Themba Kriger / music / 5 days ago

The Lazarusman injects freestyle poetry into house music


Johannesburg-based spoken-word artist Lazarus Mathebula, better known by his stage name T...

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Themba Kriger / music / 2 weeks ago

Spoek Mathambo curates compilations of African Music from the 1980’s using Iwalewahaus’ Archives

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‘Feedback: Art, Africa and the 1980s’ is an exhibition currently being held at ...

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Themba Kriger / music / 3 weeks ago

Get a taste of Linae’s Sweet Sweat


Hailing from Sweden, singer/songwriter Linae has a smooth and sultry voice with a sound that...

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Themba Kriger / fashion / 1 month ago

Hakim Ngcongwane’s Distressed Project finds solutions for Black Creatives

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“I don’t really consider myself a fashion designer” explains Hakim Ngcongwane, the ...

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Themba Kriger / music / 1 month ago

Joseph Philemon is riding a New Wave


“It’s the only way, to be honest.” explains Joseph Philemon on using the internet as a p...

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Themba Kriger / Features / 2 months ago

Manteiga infuses Batuk with drama

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With a Mozambican father, who always had his guitar on hand ready to play a song, and a South African mother, both with great storytelling a...

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Themba Kriger / music / 2 months ago

Darkie Fiction – Bringing back South African sounds


It’s been almost a year since the duo ...

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Themba Kriger / music / 2 months ago

AFROPUNK returns to Constitution Hill

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It is fitting that the first AFROPUNK Festival to be held in South Africa took place on the historically significant Constitution Hill in Jo...

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Themba Kriger / music / 3 months ago

Lelo What’s Good blends ballroom and gqom

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Lelo What's Good is a Johannesburg-based multidisciplinary creativ...

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Themba Kriger / music / 3 months ago

Rose Bonica doesn’t want it to get to your head


Since her beginnings in 2016, Rose Bonic...

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Themba Kriger / music / 3 months ago

DJ SistaMatik doesn’t play hits

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Originally from Soweto, Johannesburg-based Tumelo Kgwathe aka DJ SistaMatik first discover...

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Themba Kriger / music / 4 months ago

Richi Rich is bringing Alex to the World

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Soweto-born, but raised in South Africa’s oldest township, Alexandra, the young rapper known as ...

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