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Langa Mavuso Features Manthe Ribane in ‘Home’ Music Video

Endearing and controlled perhaps best describes singer-songwriter Langa Mavuso, who recently released his music video for the single ‘Home’ off the short EP of the same title. The video sees

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Petite Noir, Dookoom, Pussy Party Join Afropunk JHB Lineup

EVENT NEWS: The already jam-packed lineup for the NYE festival expands by 13 new acts, also including Kid Fonque, DJ Kenzhero, Themba Lunacy and more.

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The Booth: Bongeziwe Mabandla Divulges His Treasured Tunes

In our third instalment of our special festival edition of The Booth, Xhosa folk alchemist Bongeziwe Mabandla talks to us about his grooves.

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DJ Lag Releasing New EP Exclusively on Whatsapp

NEW MUSIC: Since gqom’s genesis and explosive popularity all over the globe, one of the its pioneers is taking the genre back to its roots.

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Afropunk Joburg’s Perfect Local Lineup: Nakhane, Thandiswa, TBMO, Manthe Ribane, more…

EVENT NEWS: Marrying the pulling power of a global event brand with excellent local curation partners, the activist festival lands in JHB with aplomb.

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

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

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Nosisi Ngakane Shares Haunting, Spiritual Video for ‘GODFORMA Chasing Dragons’

NEW VIDEO: With this track, this under-appreciated industry fixture brings us grounded spiritualism and a yearning for respite for a boy from his demons…

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List: 5 Black Women Slaying Electronic Music Right Now

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 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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The Booth: Okzharp Shares An All-Scratcha DVA Set of Inspirations

The export-import UK-based South African-ish producer – known to many as part of production trio LV – shares his exclusively Scratcha DVA inspirations.