Electronica

Honouring a Mother City mainstay

Confounding every stereotype, the festival has gone on to become a movement that puts inclusion and progress at the heart of its mission statement.

The cult of Angela Weickl – electronic music’s curator and ever-present fan

She has always been present, first as a fan, then as a DJ, and now as a curator and label owner, reinventing herself as the music does.

Jarre brings politics to electonica

A pioneer of electronic music, Jean-Michel Jarre has roused crowds, yet at the root of the genre lies a political dimension, he says.

Electronica booms! DJs seek voice beyond machines

Several leading electronic music artists are seeking to combat perceptions with a renewed effort to emphasise the human element behind the music.

Mark Ernestus: Remixing business with pleasure

After earning his stripes on the Berlin techno scene, Ernestus has turned his attention to the music of the ­Africa, with ­spectacular results.

Ibrahim gives South African house a home

Electro-soul singer and global denizen Zaki Ibrahim has always been a nomad, but it is becoming easier for her to call SA, her father's country, home.

Warrick Sony: Surfing the zeitgeist

Warrick Sony's new album deals with the perpetual state of agitation in South Africa and the world.

Eclectic mix to nourish your neurons

When it comes to electronic music, the Brainfeeder label from Los Angeles is as hot as you get.

Hooked on music

<b>Charles Leonard</b> explains why Taste of Sónar is a far more exciting prospect for music junkies than the Cape Town International Jazz Festival.

The sounds of software

Byetone trained as a tailor, but his true love is creating minimalist, abstract techno.

There’s a Spoek on my stoep

Dubbed this year's Die Antwoord, Spoek ­Mathambo's sound is uncategorically South African.

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.

Press Releases

Upskill yourself to land your dream job in 2020

If you received admission to an IIE Higher Certificate qualification, once you have graduated, you can articulate to an IIE Diploma and then IIE Bachelor's degree at IIE Rosebank College.

South Africans unsure of what to expect in 2020

Almost half (49%) of South Africans, 15 years and older, agree or strongly agree that they view 2020 with optimism.

KZN teacher educators jet off to Columbia University

A group of academics were selected as participants of the programme focused on PhD completion, mobility, supervision capacity development and the generation of high-impact research.

New-style star accretion bursts dazzle astronomers

Associate Professor James O Chibueze and Dr SP van den Heever are part of an international team of astronomers studying the G358-MM1 high-mass protostar.

2020 risk outlook: Use GRC to build resilience

GRC activities can be used profitably to develop an integrated risk picture and response, says ContinuitySA.

MTN voted best mobile network

An independent report found MTN to be the best mobile network in SA in the fourth quarter of 2019.

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Rosebank College is an educational brand of The Independent Institute of Education, which is registered with the Department of Higher Education and Training.