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Nonku Phiri, Floors & PHFat Team Up in Jozi

Nonku Phiri AZGO 2017

EVENT NEWS: ‘Up Close at Sally Mustang’ brings together three genre-pushing South African artists.

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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.

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

Afropunk Johannesburg King Tha Thandiswa

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

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.

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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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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.

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Platform Recommends (Jozi): naas’ Kitchen Turnip w/ Maramza, Thor Rixon, Nonku Phiri, more

This weekend sees the first ever solo venture northwards of Cape Town’s ex-creative collective, now music management agency, naas. This comes following a series of intimate affairs in a variety

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WIN: Double Tickets to Nonku Phiri, Maxime Alexander, John Wizards and More at Yoh! Prom Night

If ‘payday’ means nothing to you, and you’re very into great music, worry not. We’ve got you. This Saturday is Yoh! Prom Night featuring some fantastic acts including 1991‘s Maxime

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Essential Boiler Room Sets of 2015

Boiler Room has had a massive 2015. The UK-based roaming streaming party platform had already built a solid reputation for their taste-making line-ups, garnering millions of fans and views since

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The Booth: Okmalumkoolkat

Fans, casual listeners and critics aren’t the only consumers of music. Every fortnight, we ask a prominent or exciting local artist to share five tracks that are currently on rotation

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