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The soundtrack to Dezemba
The soundtrack to Dezemba
It is the second week of South Africa's favourite season: Dezemba. Stokvels are dividing the dividends from their earnings, camp chairs and cooler...
The house that women built
The house that women built
A red mist ambles from the distance. It’s Oppikoppi, so it’s early October, and evening is suddening upon the festival. A bass rhythm ignites...
The Lists this week: Airspace, THEESatisfaction and Amiri Baraka's Black Music
The Lists this week: Airspace, THEESatisfaction and Amiri Baraka's Black Music
The Play ListShabazz Palaces: I’ve had the timeless Black Up, debut album of American...
Monique Bingham brings out her best
Monique Bingham brings out her best
Last month, following a visit to South Africa, American house DJ Osunlade posted an angry message on his Facebook wall, calling for, among other...
DJ Clock-Beatenberg collaboration a win-win dance hit
DJ Clock-Beatenberg collaboration a win-win dance hit
The gentle strumming of the guitar strings calls out gently, teasing you out of your chair and on to your feet. Then comes the dramatic thump and...
Mark de Clive-Lowe: Transcending the beat
Mark de Clive-Lowe: Transcending the beat
After being introduced to UK-based house producer Phil Asher and later meeting various musicians associated with the West London broken beat scene...
Ibrahim gives South African house a home
Ibrahim gives South African house a home
At Kudzanai Chiurai’s State of the Nation exhibition opening in Newtown, Johannesburg, last year, Zaki Ibrahim, in her ascribed role...
Speaking the kwaito language
Speaking the kwaito language
'I guess I'm the young prince who's trying to kill his dad, the king, and take over the kingdom. But I've been in exile for a while and now I'm...

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