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Miles Keylock

Miles Keylock

    Jazz supergroup lights up the scene
    Jazz supergroup lights up the scene
    Summer 1960: Sophiatown. The Jazz Epistles are in full swing at one of the Odin Cinema’s fabled fortnightly free jam sessions. Saxophonist...
    No easy stroll to freedom for SA poetry's restless howler
    No easy stroll to freedom for SA poetry's restless howler
    'Knock & lock-down phoney miracle politic-crony-oracles/ *most beloved for 'suicide on the rail tracks'/ trains run through the flesh here/ travel...
    Music journalism's new tune missing a beat
    Music journalism's new tune missing a beat
    ‘Right now all the formulas that drive so-called music or rock journalism have really almost been exhausted. That's the main problem," said Nick Kent when Vanity Fair asked him about the state of music journalism in 2010. ...
    Die Antwoord: Defending the caveman (and woman)
    Die Antwoord: Defending the caveman (and woman)
    When Die Antwoord's Enter the Ninja video went viral on YouTube back in early 2010, the South African media should've been ecstatic....
    Cape art picks: April 13 2012
    Cape art picks: April 13 2012
    In the 15 years since its staging, the second and last Johannesburg Biennale has obtained almost mythical status.
    Cape music picks: April 13 2012
    Cape music picks: April 13 2012
    Brother Moves On is part of a growing black, urban, post-rock scene that has emerged in the wake of the BLK JKS's success.
    Cape art picks: April 6 2012
    Cape art picks: April 6 2012
    Published last year, Phaidon's Vitamin P2 anthology presents an overview of "the best new contemporary painting from around the world" as...
    Cape music picks: April 9 2012
    Cape music picks: April 9 2012
    Blaq Pearl is one of Cape Town's most versatile artists.
    Cape art picks: March 23 2012
    Cape art picks: March 23 2012
    Race continues to dominate politics in the Cape, from internal divisions in the ANC to accusations of tokenism in the Democratic ­Alliance, debate...
    Cape music picks: March 23 2012
    Cape music picks: March 23 2012
    The grapes are in and it is time for the annual Franschhoek ­Oesfees at Solms-Delta wine estate, possibly South Africa's only harvest festival...
    Cape art picks: March 9 2012
    Cape art picks: March 9 2012
    Esther Mahlangu needs no introduction.
    Cape music picks: March 9 2012
    Cape music picks: March 9 2012
    His voice might be his calling card, but Vusi Mahlasela's greatest gift is his uncanny ability to cut across geographical, cultural and generational musical divides. ...