music

Christa Dee / art&culture / 4 months ago

PAINTING W/ MUSIC – Creating a visual footprint for music

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When you are in the mood to dance, there is nothing better than walking on to the dance floor and feeling the vibrations of the music coming...

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Bob Perfect / music / 4 months ago

Gyre’s Queernomics is Unbridled Self-Expression

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It seems like 2017 has been the year many queer artists have found their voice, and audiences, through their art. Nakhane Toure’s performanc...

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Christopher McMichael / music / 4 months 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 / 4 months 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 / 5 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 / 5 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 / 5 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 / 5 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 / 5 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 / 5 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 / 5 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 / 5 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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