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Shane Cooper Launches Stellar Jazz Super-Group, MABUTA

MABUTA band pic 2

MUSIC NEWS: Genre-breaking virtuoso Shane Cooper gathers an outstanding group of musicians, promising to push the boundaries of South African jazz.

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The Booth: Floors Share Their Influences and Inspirations

The Booth Floors

Soul-electronica duo Floors share the tracks that inspire and ignite them this month on The Booth, off the heels of the launch of their exciting EP.


List: 5 Black Women Slaying Electronic Music Right Now

Platform List Black Women Manthe Ribane in Electronic Music

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.

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The Booth: Jakinda Shares His Eclectic Influences

Jakinda Luhnar Pickering The Booth Platform

Jakinda released his 4-track EP on Monday. Today we get a sense of his wide-reaching, but consistently emotive influences, from Bon Iver to Manthe Ribane.

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Jumping Back Slash Shares First Singles Off ‘Slow Oceans’ Feat. Hlasko

Jumping Back Slash Slow Oceans

NEW MUSIC: The Knysna-based Brit’s upcoming EP on Cotch International, includes collaborations with the dreamiest: Hlasko, Card On Spokes and Nonku Phiri.

Artist Stories, Stories

Card On Spokes: Artfully Juggling Many Worlds

Card On Spokes Jono Jebus

ARTIST FEATURE: With ‘As We Surface’, he blended his musical worlds more than ever before to stunningly warm, vibrant and danceable effect.

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Muse Festival: Full Black Major Lineup Confirmed

Muse Festival 2016

UPCOMING SHOW: Adding to an already tight lineup, Black Major has confirmed the full contingent for their section of the Cape Town weekend festival.

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Felix Laband – ‘Bag of Bones’ Reworks ‘Donkey Rattle’ and more…

Felix Laband Bag of Bones

New Music: The reclusive, solitary musician crystalises his masterful return to prominence, following ‘Deaf Safari’ and successful EU tour, with a new EP.

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Card On Spokes Releases New EP, ‘As We Surface’

Card On Spokes As We Surface

NEW MUSIC: Danceable, soul-grasping and filled with clear musicianship, the third aqua-themed EP from electronic mastermind is not to be missed.