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The List: Live and direct selections by Thandi Ntuli

The recently released Live at Jazzwerkstatt album finds pianist and composer Thandi Ntuli rearranging her material for a live, large ensemble performance. Here, she meditates on her favourite live albums over the years

Review: Thandi Ntuli’s double consciousness on ‘Live at Jazzwerkstatt’

Thandi Ntuli’s new album, ‘Live at Jazzwerkstatt’, is a radiant turn, with dark a darker meta-narrative

Shabaka and The Ancestors heed history’s call

“We need to start articulating our utopias, articulating what needs to be burned and what needs to be saved.” — Shabaka Hutchings

On our Lists this week: Dirty Computer, J. Cole, and Sun-Ra

In between working on Friday copy, this is what the team reads, listens to and watches.

Melodic meditations on black lives lived in spiritual exile

Jazz musician Thandi Ntuli’s latest offering brings together the broken parts of the South African psyche and makes them beautiful

Georgia Anne Muldrow and Thandi Ntuli are Denderah Rising

The conceptual framework of Denderah Rising, is one where the recipients of the music form part of a reciprocal circle of embrace.

Reaching for the light

Jazz pianist Thandi Ntuli’s anticipated album finds her referencing touch points in spiritual jazz

International Jazz Extravaganza: memorable shows, haphazard production

Packed with seasoned jazz musicians and great sets, the event deserved an equally packed audience

Songs of freedom at Joburg’s best kept secret

On its fourth birthday the Afrikan freedom Station remains at the heart of Joburg's arts and jazz scene.

Women’s blues hit The Road

Three well-known jazz players want to change the way their gender is viewed in the industry and a new soapie on Mzansi Magic is giving them the break.

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Pay-TV inquiry probes the Multichoice monopoly

Africa’s largest subscription television operator says it is under threat amid the emerging popularity of global platforms like Netflix and Amazon Prime

Covid-overflow hospital in ruins as SIU investigates

A high-level probe has begun into hundreds of millions of rand spent by the Gauteng health department to refurbish a hospital that is now seven months behind schedule – and lying empty

​No apology or comfort as another Marikana mother dies without justice

Nomawethu Ma’Bhengu Sompeta, whose funeral will be held this weekend, was unequivocal in calling out the government for its response to the Marikana massacre

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