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.

New Music, News

Batuk Return With Second Infectious Single, ‘Call Me Naughty’

We’re not sure what’s caused it, but we catch up with Batuk in the middle of some celebratory folly in the seemingly self-shot-n-edited video for latest track, ‘Call Me Naughty’.

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

Latest News, News, Shows/Tours

Platform Recommends: Our CTEMF journey of unmissable acts

Capetonians are preparing themselves for the wonderful experience of listening to some of our favourite electronic acts and discovering all the worlds of music we don’t usually engage with. It’s

New Music, News

New Music: Batuk – Daniel feat. Nandi Ndlovu

Once Batuk’s ‘Daniel’ began to creep up in select corners of Soundcloud towards the end of 2015, it was obvious that the quartet of Spoek Mathambo, Aero Manyelo, Carla Fonseca

Latest News, News, Shows/Tours

CTEMF final line-up unveiled

The second and final phase of the now 39-act-strong CTEMF 2016 line-up has been revealed. If you were impressed before, you’re going to be blown away. We already had the likes

Lists, Reviews, The Booth

The Booth: Aero Manyelo


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