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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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This Interview With James Brown Is Insane

As Rick James famously said in a Dave Chappelle Skit: “Cocaine is one hell of a drug,” and after watching the above interview, we can see why. James Brown is off the wall in the above interview. It must be said though, he is hilarious.

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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 …

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New Tunes: Al Bairre – Bungalow

Those quirky indie-pop kids from Cape Town, Al Bairre, have released a new video! The video for the track “Bungalow,”which plays as a Wes-Anderson-for-the-youths type project, was was shot in a gymnasium in Khayelitsha and includes a professional stunt team, a pack of body builders and various dancers. The concept was masterminded and directed by Daniel Morcos (whose previous work …

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Nickelback Try To Be Relevant, Crash And Burn

Just when you thought that Nickelback were the worst band they could be, they’ve gone and pulled a move so cringe-worthy, we were almost hesitant to do a post about it. In what we can only imagine is an attempt to stay relevant, they’ve changed up their sound with their new single “She Keeps Me Up.” The track comes off …