Events, Photo Story, Stories

The Stunning Intertextuality of CTIJF 2017

CTIJF by Neo Baepi

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

Events, Stories

Newtown After Dark: The Testing Ground For Joburg’s Future

Featured Image - Newtown Subcultures

NIGHTSCAPES: Having been entirely burned to the ground at least once, Newtown is a living experiment in what the whole city could be.

Artist Stories, Events, Photo Story, Stories

Bateleur: The Long Wait, The Climax, The Loss

Bateleur final - Philippus Johan phijos

PHOTO STORY: Rich, sensitive images of Bateleur’s conditionally final show, celebrating the release of their debut LP, out digitally today.

Events, Photo Story, Stories

Endless Daze: Paradise Found On The Weskus

Endless Daze Psych Night Russell Grant

PHOTO STORY: Russell Grant uncovers the essence of the magic of Psych Night’s inaugural festival, Endless Daze.

Events, Stories, Subcultures

Endless Daze: Psych Night Billows Out Into a Full Weekend Festival

Psych Night Endless Daze 2016

EVENT FEATURE: Why and how exactly are Psych Night making a leap of faith, converting their immersive psych experiences into a 3-day excursion next weekend?

Events, Shows/Tours, Stories, Subcultures

Wax On: Curating Warmth and Dismantling Aggression Through Vinyl

Wax On Muse Festival

EVENT FEATURE: For 3 years, Paul Waxon has been providing a safe, warm space to explore supremely danceable sounds and drop pretence, and he ain’t done yet.

Events, Latest News, News, Shows/Tours, Stories, Subcultures

Churn is a Meeting of Passions and a Musical Insurgency

Churn 2016

Event Feature: This not-festival 30km between JHB and PTA is 100% unmissable if you’re for the future of electronic expression and a cozy, intimate affair.

Events, Stories

Zakifo Fest: An Ambitiously Diverse Showcase of What You Need

Zakifo Durban 2016

Aiming high and wide, this Durban sister festival to Reunion’s Sakifo boasts a variety of acts from across the globe, including BCUC, Maramza, Sibot, Songhoy Blues, Tidal Waves, Vusi Mahlasela, Black Math, TBMO, Kwesta and Mashayabhuqe KaMamba.

Events, Reviews, Stories

CTEMF 2016 in Review: (Almost) Mastering the Ambitious Mix

Petite Noir / Photo courtesy of CTEMF / by myphotocorner

Cape Town Electronic Music Festival (CTEMF) is always the event that’s on everyone’s lips at this time of the year – and deservedly so – though no one ever really

Events, Reviews

Review: CMJ Music Marathon 2014 | New York City

CMJ Music Marathon, which has been running for 34 years now, is one of the world’s most important platforms for the discovery of new music. Throughout one vital week every