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Atiyyah Khan

Atiyyah Khan

    Little Dragon lands in SA
    Little Dragon lands in SA
    When the Swedes are not celebrating their midsummer with crayfish and aquavit, they're making "pop music for folks who think they hate pop music".
    Heavyweights take performance art centre stage
    Heavyweights take performance art centre stage
    It is surprising that this is the first year the category has been officially included on the festival's main programme.
    Bra Hugh blows in at 73
    Bra Hugh blows in at 73
    It has been a huge week for Hugh Masekela. Not only did he celebrate his 73rd birthday, but he also launched a new album and a record label.
    Fine-tuning journalism
    Fine-tuning journalism
    This year marks the 10th anniversary of the arts journalism course, for a long time the only one of its kind in the country, taught by Gwen Ansell.
    Sheer hard work brings its rewards
    Sheer hard work brings its rewards
    With the launch of his third album, South African History !X, 25-year-old Kyle Shepherd has grown up.
    Killer is death on the dance floor
    Killer is death on the dance floor
    As famous for his esoteric music as his high-voltage stage presence, the Gaslamp Killer is braced for assault when tours SA this week.
    Going transcontinental
    Going transcontinental
    If you ask who is one of the kookiest musicians that South Africa has to offer, Carlo Mombelli springs to mind.