Events, Photo Story, Stories

Lightworks: A Photo-Story on Zakifo 2017

Ray Phiri by Niamh Walsh-Vorster

PHOTO STORY: Now in its third year, Durban’s Zakifo Festival created an other-worldly visual experience for photographers and the festival’s audience.

Events, Photo Story, Stories

The Defiant Joy of AZGO 2017

Jojo Abot Azgo 2017

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

Events, Latest News, Stories

AZGO Festival: 7 Unmissable Performances From Maputo’s Vibrant Fest

azgo crowd shot

EVENT STORY: Azgo Festival 2017 is a global mix that vitally centres African voices. Here are 7 acts you’d be silly to miss.

Events, Stories, Subcultures

Raymond Cure: Sunday Hang-Outs With Fresh View of Cape Town Music

Platform Raymond Cure Broken Transient

Event STORY: This crew have us looking forward to Sundays with their unique take on live-streaming and passion for a better view of the region’s music landscape.

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…

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.