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Review

One Eight Seven: Destroy

18 Aug 2015 / Opinion, Review

One Eight Seven sounds like a proper hardcore punk band from the mid ‘70s. For a start, double timed drums feature on every track. The guitar sounds like it’s going full blast through a solid state amp, and the bass …

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Review

Glen Hartmann: Our Wedding Song

17 Aug 2015 / Opinion, Review

Cape Town-based musician Glen Hartmann recently tied the knot with long time girlfriend Kelly Mole – sister of none other than fellow muso Matthew Mole. As an adoring tribute to her, Glen wrote and performed ‘Our Wedding Song’ for her …

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Schools: Sessions

13 Aug 2015 / Opinion, Review

Formed in 2014 in Woodstock, Cape Town, Schools is a 3-piece band with a fresh new take on alternative music. While predominately an indie rock outfit, they draw influence from blues, country and pop, injecting these elements throughout their music …

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Training Brah: How Rude

12 Aug 2015 / Opinion, Review

Training Brah, a two-piece duo hailing from Cape Town, have released an EP which delivers their garage/punk/any-other-noisy-genre-you-can-think-of sound in the form of a swift, sonic punch.

One half Joy Smith and one half Dolf Baker, the duo offers a slightly unique …

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Review

Men Of Mountains: Gravity

11 Aug 2015 / Opinion, Review

Men of Mountains are an alternative-indie outfit, formed in 2014, with band members hailing from both Johannesburg and Pretoria. The band members, each having been involved in various musical projects in the past, including La Voyage, The Crooks and Them …

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Meth Breath: ‘Full House 2: Fuller House’ & ‘Sleep Fighting’

5 Aug 2015 / Opinion, Review

The ‘90s and its after effects have been over for quite some time now. The fashion and music? Dead and buried for the most part. But now, straight out of Durban, Meth Breath is bringing a little piece of that …

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