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​Sound Africa

​Sound Africa

Sound Africa is the first South African podcast platform that makes creative non-fiction documentaries. We believe in the transformative power of stories and have made it our mission to create narratives that reflect the complexities of South African life. We are a non-profit organisation that also helps new voices tell stories that live on after the tape has run out.
PODCAST: Bad blood in Graceland
PODCAST: Bad blood in Graceland
In 1985, South African music legend Ray Phiri collaborated with a number of other South African artists on Paul Simon’s legendary Graceland...
PODCAST: Bowie the poet
PODCAST: Bowie the poet
In this episode we meet Anthero Bowie, a former gang member who is out of prison and trying to reinvent himself as a poet. 
PODCAST: Brother, this is Cape Town
PODCAST: Brother, this is Cape Town
Bongani Dyalivana is a 29-year-old man from Cape Town. He has been out of prison for just over two years after serving a 10-year sentence. In this...
PODCAST: The Ghost
PODCAST: The Ghost
Sometimes taking a detour can reveal an entire world you did not know existed. That is what happens to reporter Lars Overland, who drives into a...
PODCAST: Freedom for sale
PODCAST: Freedom for sale
When apartheid ended, the big companies that helped the regime buy weapons continued to do business with the new government. Until today, these...
PODCAST: Aunty Patty's garden
PODCAST: Aunty Patty's garden
When the coloured population of Simon's Town was forcibly removed, Aunty Patty’s family remained. They were forgotten by the authorities for...