Latest News, New Music, News

Maggz Releases New Album After 8-Year Hiatus

NEW MUSIC: The smooth rhyme slayer from Soweto releases ‘For Love and Glory’, a timely and long-awaited album.

Latest News, New Music, News

Andy Mkosi Releases Sultry & Sincere ‘Set It Off’ Video

NEW MUSIC: ‘Set It Off’ is a slow-simmering invitation, featuring Mkosi’s husky rapping laid over classic boom-bap rhythms and warm, melodic guitar.

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Melo B Jones Illuminates the Future of Soul with Debut EP, ‘The Start’

NEW MUSIC: Since appearing in the hearts of the nation’s music-lovers in 2014, she has finally shared her wavy, stripped-down take on R&B.

Events, Photo Story, Stories

The Defiant Joy of AZGO 2017

PHOTO STORY: By reaching across borders and generations, Azgo 2017 showed us what’s possible for the future of African festivals.

Events, Photo Story, Stories

The Stunning Intertextuality of CTIJF 2017

PHOTO STORY / REVIEW: Against the backdrop of the annual afterparty / jam session, we reflect on the music and magic between performers and listeners…


List: 5 Black Women Slaying Electronic Music Right Now

LIST: As audiences re-acknowledge the industry’s lack of focus on the contributions of women and femmes of colour, Maneo Mohale shares those on her radar.

Latest News, News, Shows/Tours

Bongeziwe Mabandla To Play Cape Town 14 and 16 Feb

UPCOMING SHOW: Cape Town, you’re in for a treat, as the Xhosa folk pop crooner ventures to the South to play 2 shows.