Spoek Mathambo is Musically Unique, Weird & Wonderful

Spoek Mathambo rising from the dead

SPOEK MATHAMBO is intent on defying description. As a contradiction, as a South African black man, he shot to our attention when covering ‘She’s Lost Control’, a song by European legends, JOY DIVISION. A South African signed to the legendary Sub Pop Records label is an even bigger feat than … Continue reading

Free Download – PHFAT’s Happiness Machine Album

PHFAT - Happiness Machiness

“With this album we plan to seriously push what’s considered possible for a young, completely independent act to achieve in South Africa.” PHFAT South African rappers PHFAT (also PHFat), who’ve opened for Public Enemy before, offer their first full release for free download. South Africa goes World. Get some rap! … Continue reading

Lamb of God to Tour South Africa in January

Lamb of God South African Tour 2014

Heavy Metal supporters in South Africa have held their breath since early in 2012 when rumours first emerged that a local appearance by USA metal titans Lamb Of God was imminent. Hopes were dashed later that year when the remainder of the bands tour was cancelled in mid-2012 and activity … Continue reading