It’s been a wild week in Musicville! We’ve had albums and singles dropping, like rain from the sky in January, (daaammnit, July would have slid of the tongue better). A surprising number of adored musicians, from Radiohead, Queens of the Stone Age, and Portugal. The Man, to Chris Cornell, Fleet Foxes, HAIM and Panama have released their beautiful produce into the universe. There’s been a battle-royale/kung-fu fest/tag-team/mortal combat showdown taking place in my mind. Who do I dedicate my ear drums to? There aren’t enough hours in a day. There aren’t sufficient......

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A night of Leftover Crack and Punk Rock
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February 14, 2017

A night of Leftover Crack and Punk Rock

It’s been long overdue that South Africa got a new wiff of that stanky fart called punk rock, because, you know, if you call yourself a punker, chances are you...

Superbalist In The City - An Experience
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October 13, 2016

Superbalist In The City – An Experience

This past weekend, Emmarentia Dam played host to one of this year’s most eclectic music festivals, ‘Superbalist in the City.’ From beat-boxing to hip-hop and indie, the line-up included something...

The Sextons - Pre-OppiKoppi Interview
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July 18, 2016

The Sextons – Pre-OppiKoppi Interview

In case you’ve never heard of The Sextons, they are a charismatic and exuberant, energiser bunny-like three-piece groove machine based in Jozi. With a combination of sinfully playful powerhouse vocals from...