Charles Leonard is the news editor of the Mail & Guardian newspaper.
Charles Leonard chooses a fine, eclectic mix of jazz – local, spiritual, Afro-futurist – dub, electronica and pop.
Fred Wesley played trombone for the godfather of soul but his first love has always been jazz.
UK producer and DJ Charles Webster talks about playing at this weekend's Churn 2015 and his latest album.
From GinaJeanz to Card on Spokes and Indigo Reign, we've interviewed four musicians, who have given M&G readers a free download of their craft.
From hyphenated soul to experimental soul, Charles Leonard explores the four directions that soul is taking these days.
Leon Bridges was washing dishes a year ago – today he’s a fast-rising star
DA leadership candidates Mmusi Maimane and Wilmot James have agreed to participate in a debate chaired by Rapport editor Waldimar Pelser on Insig.
The sax legend, who ‘graduated from the University of James Brown’, on the joys of leading his own band.
Raised in a leftist family that fled Chile’s brutal Pinochet regime, Matias Aguayo is a DJ who takes his music to the masses.
From "Orgie" to "Droë Wit Seisoen", Charles Leonard remembers how the late Andre Brink's writing and character transformed his life.