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New Tunes: Ratatat – Cream On Chrome

NYC based experimental alternative rock duo Ratatat have released a brand new song called “Cream On Chrome.” The duo released the track yesterday, hours before they were set to close of this year’s Coachella festival. The video was released without any information, leading many to assume that this was the first taste of their long awaited 5th studio album (It’s …

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New Tunes: Young Fathers – Shame

2014 Mercury Prize winners Young Fathers have just released their latest album White Men Are Black Men Too, and with the release of the album comes a new video for Shame. After a recent spell in SA, it’s safe to say that the band is currently on the radar of many young South Africans. The video, directed by Jeremy Cole, sees a roughed-up …

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New Tunes: Nonku – Things We Do On The Weekend

Nonku Phiri is undoubtedly the “It Girl” of South African electronic music right now. Having made her name working with artists such as PH Fat and Crazy White Boy, Nonku is now stepping into the spotlight as she egins the process of releasing her debut album. Her first single from the album, “Thing We Do On The Weekend” is produced by …

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Thor Rixon Has Released His Insane Video For “Fuk Bread”

Thor Rixon is known for being a pretty out there guy, but he may have just outdone himself. Today Thor released the video for his new single “Fuk Bread,” through The Naas Collaborative. The one-shot video, which was directed by David East and Robert Wisniewski, features Thor sitting in a chair, wearing a skin-coloured leotard, surrounded by 4 individuals wearing …

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YouTube Have Added a Darude – Sandstorm Button To Their Videos!

In all likelihood, this is YouTube’s way of getting involved in the April Fool’s action. YouTube have gone and added a “Darude – Sandstorm” button to all of their videos. When pressed, the button plays snippets of the 1999 dance sensation over whatever video you’re watching. We recommend sticking with the theme (sort of) and trying it out with this …

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Modest Mouse Perform Live On Air For The First Time In 6 Years

When the news hit that Modest Mouse were booked to Headline Parklife Music Festival in Johannesburg and Cape Town, we all got pretty excited. They’re one of those acts that seemed to drop off the map, and out of our minds. We can be forgiven. There’s so much new music coming out all the time that if acts aren’t constantly …

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Run The Jewels Get Attacked At SXSW

It seems like everything is happening at SXSW right now. Yesterday Run The Jewels were down in Austin, Texas for SXSW 2015 and gave a performance at The Spotify House. However, Killer Mike and El-P’s set got interrupted when a random person jumped on stage and tried to attack the artists. The artists managed to get the attacker off the …

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New Tunes: Diamond Thug – Waiting On The Sun

Guys and girls, Diamond Thug present to you, their third music video for their latest single: “Waiting on the Sun”. The video, which was produced by SteamCat Productions, directed & edited by Michelle Nel and features cinematography and colour grading by Dirk Van Niekerk, features the band engaging in some kind of epic battle with antagonist and brother to the leading …

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All Of The 2015 SAMA Nominations

This morning the South African Music Awards announced their nominees for 2015. We got pretty excited as we may or may not have some videos of some of these artists performing live in our studio to show you soon. The award ceremony will take place on the 19th of April at the Sun City Superbowl. Check out the full list …