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Review

Retro Dizzy: My Baby Got Electrocuted

12 May 2015 / Opinion, Review

I’m a sucker for surf rock when it’s done right and Retro Dizzy’s first single off their upcoming album is a primary example of attention and homage paid to the iconic ‘60s genre.

There’s a sneaky rockabilly undertone that …

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Karen Zoid: Drown Out The Noise

11 May 2015 / Opinion, Review

Our very own Queen of Rock has just released her first English album in 7 years and her 8th album to-date. The full length piece comes with a special bonus track for those purchasing it on iTunes, a live recording …

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Loui Lvndn: Papa Was A Rolling Stone

7 May 2015 / Opinion, Review

The single version of The Temptation’s ‘Papa Was A Rolling Stone’ was almost 7 minutes long. 7 minutes?! No millennial has that amount of time to spend listening to a new track. Thankfully, Loui Lvndn’s cover clocks in …

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Card On Spokes: Sunwalker

6 May 2015 / Opinion, Review

Before you listen to this, sit down.

After listening to ‘Sunwalker’, the latest release by Card On Spokes, I am physically affected. I have goosebumps, my heart is racing. This is exciting.

It is so important to not dictate the …

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The Vanilla: The Sun’s Tide

4 May 2015 / Opinion, Review

Just like the song, the video for The Vanilla’s debut single ‘The Sun’s Tide’ emulates the band’s DIY attitude and pop-sensibility.

Lead singer, Tyan Odendal, has a melodic voice that perfectly succinctly delivers the band’s message about being carefree …

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Majozi: Mountains

21 Apr 2015 / Opinion, Review

It’s hard to pinpoint what is most striking about the Durban-born Nhlanhla Majozi’s debut EP. His voice is smooth and easy to listen to, with remarkably beautiful movements through the vocal lines of ‘Fire’ and ‘Stay With Me’. It could …

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