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Momentss: Pretext

20 Nov 2014 / Opinion, Review

When the first sounds you hear on an album are “Nkandla” followed by a hearty laugh, you’ve been warned and know to strap yourself in because you’re in for one hell of a ride. And “Pretext”, the first EP by …

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Feverstone: The Deep Fever

3 Nov 2014 / Opinion, Review

Amidst the current indie and electro-saturated Cape Town scene, 4-piece rock ‘n’ roll outfit Feverstone is attempting to level the playing field somewhat with their debut EP.

Successfully blending forms of alternative and hard rock, “The Deep Fever” is …

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In Review: Swingstar Mansion

28 Oct 2014 / Opinion, Review

This past Saturday saw The Side Show open its doors for the first in a series of events called Swingstar Mansion, and brought together various performances in the celebratory style of a bygone-era.

Evoking the atmosphere of a New Orleans speak-easy, …

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The Coast: All This Time

16 Oct 2014 / Opinion, Review

The Coast formed after a drunken New Year’s Eve conversation back in 2013 and now, almost two years later, have released their first 3-track EP recorded and mixed by Grassy Spark’s token blonde, Yanick Bathfield.

This 4-piece has evidently …

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In Review: Vodacom In The City 2014

8 Oct 2014 / Opinion, Review

On Friday the 3rd of October, Mary Fitzgerald Square in Newtown welcomed thousands of Joburg people who unfortunately couldn’t make the pilgrimage to Cape Town for Rocking The Daisies. However, despite the major Daisies FOMO, the excitement levels were unparalleled …

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Jeremy Loops At The Assembly

29 Sep 2014 / Opinion, Review

A Jeremy Loops show in Cape Town is a rare occurrence. With this in mind, when I heard that Loops would be playing at Assembly on Friday night I immediately purchased an early-bird ticket. I was relieved I …

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