Themba Kriger / music / 11 months ago

10 years of Moonchild


“My mom has special powers, she sees stuff before it happens. So she’s an inyanga [healer in Xhosa]. Inyanga also means the moon, so instead...

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Themba Kriger / music / 11 months ago

Distruction Boyz are the Future of Gqom


Emerging out of the townships of Durban, the reach of gqom has spread over the last five years touching the rest of South Africa and making ...

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Christa Dee / art&culture / 12 months ago

PAINTING W/ MUSIC – Creating a visual footprint for music


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 / 12 months ago

Gyre’s Queernomics is Unbridled Self-Expression


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 / 12 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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Themba Kriger / music / 12 months ago

Programming Music as Performance


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 / 1 year ago

Banana Brains Goes Loopy with Home Boy


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 / 1 year ago

Lex LaFoy: Dripping with Honey Bass

Lex LaFoy by Llwellyn Juice Makhanya 2

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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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 histories...

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Mana – Creatures of The Night

mana creature

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 / 1 year ago

Nobody Told Life Below That South African Hardcore is Dead


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 / 1 year ago

Don’t Sleep on Sleepwalker Records

Sleepwalker records

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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