Tag: Oppikoppi

Oppikoppi - Ripe for the Picking

I woke up on Friday morning at OppiKoppi 23 – Me Now The Mango Picker, in my kak-hot tent, with a headache, loud music blaring, neighbours loudly talking bullshit and a skrik-vir-niks wet-wipe clasped in my hand. As OppiKoppi rituals go: I first blew my nose, awaiting a small construction site’s worth of dust and brown gunk to be splattered across the wet-wipe. For the first time ever… my snot was clear – something had changed – OppiKoppi had changed. I’ve been a devout OppiKoppi goer since I was a laaitie, and the festival......

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Interview: The Lectric Monks
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July 30, 2016

Interview: The Lectric Monks

The Lectric Monks are a South African upbeat “Tarantino-rock” outfit from Pretoria, formed in the Spring of 2014. The 5-piece includes, Francois vd Merwe (Rhythm and Vocals), Gary Peacock (Harmonica...

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...