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Mvelo Curates a Stellar Line-Up for DarlingAkia

EVENT NEWS: Happening at Kitchener’s this Saturday, the event’s tagline is “stop listening to music that you feel most comfortable on listening to”.

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Fak’ugesi Bloc Party: Zaki Ibrahim, Petite Noir, Nonku Phiri, Micr.Pluto and more

EVENT NEWS: The decidedly geeky, Fak’ugesi African Digital Innovation Festival puts together an Ocean’s Eleven style crew of local musicians.

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Darkie Fiction Burst Onto the Scene with ‘Selula’

NEW MUSIC: The new Cape Town duo introduces a fresh and innovative sound, while looking at the world with sepia-toned lenses.

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Jumping Back Slash Releases Smouldering New LP

NEW MUSIC: The innovative producer creates new soundscapes with ‘Sad Damage’, exploring family, fire and loss.


What Is ‘Experimental’ Anyway?

OPINION: Defining the differences between experimental music and pop is like trying to catch smoke with a net. Mohato Lekena tries anyway.

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Stiff Pap Team Up With GinaJeanz For ‘Amagroovist’ Remix

NEW MUSIC: This Amagroovinst remix sees Gina meeting Stiff Pap half way down the road between contemporary house and her usual bass & rap anchored sound.

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Sipho The Gift Gives Us A New Single, ‘The Man’

NEW MUSIC: The track marks a departure for the Cape Town rapper, straying from roots-style street rap to a much more polished, auto-tune style.

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The Gobbla: Kicking Down Industry Doors & Pursuing New Sounds

ARTIST STORY: DJ/Producer The Gobbla reveals his beginnings and influences, sharing a journey of musical exploration and sustained perserverance.

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Kay Faith Enchants With a New Single & Soulful Collaborations

NEW MUSIC: With ‘Feelings and Stuff’, CPT beat-wizard Kay Faith weaves dark magic with neo-soul inspired R&B and syrupy instrumentals.

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Stiff Pap Raises the Bar with Their Propulsive New EP

NEW MUSIC: Cape Town based, future electronic music duo Stiff Pap fuses elements of kwaito, gqom, house and hip hop to create their own unique sound.