Bob Perfect / music / 10 months ago

Go with Flohio


UK MCs are straight up killing the game at the moment. Literally everyone has heard of Skepta and the Boys Better Know crew, Stormzy’s ‘Big ...

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Themba Kriger / music / 10 months ago

Spoek Mathambo – Mzansi Beat Code


Spoek Mathambo’s fifth solo album, ‘Mzansi Beat Code’, is both a culmination of years spent trying to find his own voice and sound, as well ...

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Jamal Nxedlana / music / 10 months ago

Bubblegum Club mix Vol 10 by OWABOWA

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In her SoundCloud bio Canadian DJ OWABOWA explains that she wants people to "get in their bodies and connect with each other on the dance fl...

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Themba Kriger / music / 10 months ago

Wet Dreams Recordings presents Work Not Hype

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With the launch of their first official compilation Work Not Hype, South African underground electronic label Wet Dreams Recordings is comin...

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Bob Perfect / music / 11 months ago

Lady Leshurr is Coming for the Throne


You know how Kanye has said that he knew when he wrote the line "light-skinned friend look like Michael Jackson" on "Slow Jamz" that he was ...

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Bob Perfect / music / 11 months ago

Sibot dishes out an “L”


L is for love, or in the Facebook era, a like. If you’re a Scott Pilgrim fan, L is for lesbians. L is for lush or libations if you’re a bit ...

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Katlego Tau / music / 11 months ago

Internet kids with the lyrical fire – Rap duo Champagne69


Champagne69 is a rap duo comprised of two very versatile artists namely, “Willestillios” Nkuna and “Siyangena69” Mdlele. The two multi-talen...

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Andrew Aitchison / music / 11 months ago

Bubblegum Club mix Vol 9 by Maramza


A few weeks ago we featured Maramza on the cover of Bubblegum Club. Maramza has played an important role in pushing South Africa's ele...

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Christa Dee / music / 11 months ago

Original Swimming Party debut full-length album ‘Hypergiant’

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I interviewed the guys from Original Swimming Party to chat about their debut full-length album 'Hypergiant'. Tell our readers a bit abou...

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Hazel Kimani / music / 12 months ago

Fela Gucci’s ‘Diphala’ – archiving black sonic magic


Multifaceted black queer wonder, Fela Gucci’s fascination for South African electronic music led to a reliable music store in Jeppestown in ...

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Bob Perfect / music / 12 months ago

Everybody knows but nobody talks

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“Everybody knows that the dice are loaded Everybody rolls with their fingers crossed Everybody knows that the war is over Everybody knows...

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Beth Vale / music / 12 months ago

Ikonika’s Dancefloor Disruption

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“I always had headphones on and I always knew I wanted to make music”, Ikonika told me. I sat down with the London-based electronic musician...

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