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  • The Brother Moves On

    The Brother Moves On0

    There are times when TBMO’s mix of unconstrained performance and post-genre music reaches the transcendent moment, leaving those watching in a state of devotional bliss that lingers long after the end of the live show. It’s what’s led to the band being described in near-evangelical terms over a five-year career that’s seen the release of

  • Gareth Cliff Launches “Unradio”

    Gareth Cliff Launches “Unradio”0

    CliffCentral partners with WeChat for uncensored ‘Unradio’ Tired of the necessary disclaimers, pre-determined playlists, banned “shock jocks” and tame debates on popular national radio stations? On 1 May 2014, Gareth Cliff will be launching CliffCentral online and via WeChat. The “unradio” will be uncensored and free from Broadcasting Complaints Commission of South Africa (BCCSA) complaints.

  • Q&A: Scicoustic – Meintjes Brothers

    Q&A: Scicoustic – Meintjes Brothers0

    “We all fell in love with the spice and diversity Africa had to offer from her womb of sounds and rhymes” Founded circa 2000 by brothers Albert (vox & guitar) and Gideon (drums) Meintjes and later joined by Mike Roy (bass) and Jaco Loots (percussion), Scicoustic is an acoustic rock band. Their melodic sound is

  • AC/DC Heading To Africa For Two Shows

    AC/DC Heading To Africa For Two Shows0

    Aussie rockers to celebrate their 40th anniversary with world tour AC/DC have revealed the dates and venues for the first leg of their world tour which starts in the US in Pennsylvania on August 2nd and ends October 25th in Africa. The hugely anticipated shows are the Australian rockers’ first world tour in four years

  • Backstage With Foals’ Yannis Philippakis

    Backstage With Foals’ Yannis Philippakis0

    In an interview with Yannis Philippakis of Foals, the vocalist/guitarist (who hails from Oxford by way of Cape Town) spoke about African sonic influence, voodoo and his favourite film scores before performing a powerful Saturday night set at RAMfest. “We did actually end up boiling and collecting a load of bones in London and using

  • 3 Charged in Connection With Philip Seymour Hoffman’s Death

    3 Charged in Connection With Philip Seymour Hoffman’s Death0

    A police raid yielded 350 bags of heroin Four people were arrested Tuesday night in connection with the death of actor Philip Seymour Hoffman, with three people formally charged Wednesday, according to the New York Times. Robert Vineberg, 57, was charged with felony possession of a controlled substance, with Max Rosenblum and Juliana Luchkiw, both 22