#Review | How To Make It Pop: Red Bull Culture Clash [In Pictures]

Red Bull Culture clash delivered the niceties on Saturday night in what turned into a lesson in how to package South African pop culture for a fickle audience.

#Review | Rouge’s Live Show’s So Dope, It Eclipses Her Sick Raps

Rouge’s live rap show’s so dope, it threatens to eclipse her ill raps. When on the mic she’s in control, focused, with the promise to get progressively better, from one … Continue reading #Review | Rouge’s Live Show’s So Dope, It Eclipses Her Sick Raps

#PhotoEssay | Back When Gqom Was A Dirty Word, And Now…

One of the biggest songs on South African radio in 2016 was Babes Wodumo’s “Wololo”. Deejays previously associated with mainstream ‘house’ music have been riding the wave since, with Euphonik’s … Continue reading #PhotoEssay | Back When Gqom Was A Dirty Word, And Now…

#Photos + #GIFs | Proof That Sam Turpin Is The Wavviest Cat To Come Out Of Jozi

When planning the roll-out of his latest project, 4AM In Jozi, rap artist Sam Turpin made sure to include the oft-ignored casual cassette tape listener — it’s 2017, in case … Continue reading #Photos + #GIFs | Proof That Sam Turpin Is The Wavviest Cat To Come Out Of Jozi

The Brother Moves On Presents The New New With Children Of The Wind And Kajama

And the three are having a show on March 5 at Kulcha Cafe in Jozi. There’s an event page which you can check out. Siya of The Brother Moves On hollered asking … Continue reading The Brother Moves On Presents The New New With Children Of The Wind And Kajama

Document(ation) Of A Rev[ival]olution…

I’m interested in how hip-hop, the music and the cultural aesthetic, is influencing how people relate to the spaces they inhabit. What lens do we view ourselves through, for instance? … Continue reading Document(ation) Of A Rev[ival]olution…