Shane Cooper

 
Makhanda: No more lullabies
Makhanda: No more lullabies
The azaan, the Islamic call to prayer, spirited its way through Makhanda this week during the 44th edition of the National Arts Festival —...
One’s move is another’s muse
One’s move is another’s muse
Towards the end of January, Mandla Mlangeni and his band, Tune and Recreation Committee (TRC), were on tour around the country promoting their...
Moleshe answers ‘Final Call’
Moleshe answers ‘Final Call’
Bra Zim Ngqawana walks in on you while you're teasing the piano's ebonies and ivories in a practice room eMakhanda. You feel his presence. You...
Cooper traverses dreams with new band, Mabuta
Cooper traverses dreams with new band, Mabuta
Despite the mass exodus of jazz musicians from Cape Town to the City of Gold in pursuit of Jozi’s infamous opportunities and fame, Shane Cooper,...
​Strong musical chemistry unites Skyjack’s kindred spirits from different backgrounds
​Strong musical chemistry unites Skyjack’s kindred spirits from different backgrounds
A skyjack is a crane-like aerial lifter used to elevate or lower people. “That has no connection to our band name though; there’s no deeper...
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...
Kyle Shepherd trio brews a musical storm
Kyle Shepherd trio brews a musical storm
As the thunderous clouds set in on Jo'burg's skyline, delivering gusts of winds and heavy rains, jazzophiles took shelter to hear a storm...

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