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Cape Town Electronica Act “Yes In French” Release Debut Ep

Yes In French have been cruising beneath the radar for a while now. The collaboration between Sebastiano Zanasi (Christian Tiger School, Hessien+) and Sebastien Van Oudenhove (Hessien+) gained some notoriety a while ago, which seemed to slowly die off as the duo stopped playing shows under the the Yes In French title (presumably to work on the plethora of other …

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The Plastics Release New Album “In Threes” For Free Download

Our friends from The Plastics have kept us waiting long enough, but their new album In Threes is finally here. We’re not going to sit here and review it for you. The album is free streaming and free download off of their Bandcamp page, so grab a book, maybe take some mushrooms (it’s more psychedelic than you might expect), and settle …

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Watch Dave Chappelle Recount The First Time He Met Kanye West

Ok, so this video has been around for a while, but we’re not sure it got the attention it deserved. Last year Dave Chappelle returned from the dead (not literally) and announced a series of stand-up shows. The shows were at the iconic Radio City Music Hall in New York, and Chappelle organised a slew of iconic hip hop acts …

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New Tunes: Christian Tiger School – Damn January (ft. Okmalumkoolkat)

The boys from Christian Tiger School have been on a role of late, signing to legendary New York based label Tommy Boy, releasing a slew of new videos and tracks in the build up to the release of their their sophomore album, Chrome Tapes, and receiving some significant attention from media such as SPIN, Thump, Xlr8r, We-Are-Awesome and Okayafrica. As part …

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Watch Ed Sheeran Cover Iron Maiden, Limp Bizkit and Ty Dolla $ign

Ed Sheeran continues to build his rep as maybe the nicest guy ever. From his arb friendship with Taylor Swift, to his honest acoustic soul music that has somehow managed to exist in a world of over-produced pop nonsense, Ed is as wholesome as you get. But the other night Jimmy Fallon managed to sway the pop star into covering …

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Spoek Mathambo Presents: Future Sounds Of Mzansi (Part 2)

The second instalment of Spoek Mathambo and Lebogang Rasethaba’s ‘Future Sound of Mzansi’ has been released through Thump. The documentary explores the landscape of South African electronic music, past, present and future, and features some of South Africa’s most established and most up-and-coming electronic music producers. Part two explores questions of race and authenticity in South African electronic music. Featuring a …

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New Tunes: December Streets – Addy

Our friends from Pretoria, December Streets, have released a new video, and it’s a lot of fun. The video, for their track Addy, showcases a stop-motion adventure of a little cartoon man, through a young boy’s bedroom (or so we think, wait for the twist worthy of M. Night Shyamalanalamalam). The video was directed and shot by Tristan Coetzee and Zayn Opperman from …

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JHB Producer Watermark High Releases “For Good” EP

Try to imagine Jamie XX and Flume having a musical baby. Just Try. If you can’t, don’t worry, Johannesburg based producer Watermark High is here to show you what that sounds like. Paul van der Walt, who is better known as Watermark High, has been making music for quite some time now, and has built up quite a name for …