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Micr.Pluto: Dead Rainbow

13 Sep 2015 / Opinion, Review

I press play on this EP as if loudly declaring, “challenge accepted”. Tshego Nyatlo must be in possession of a complex inner landscape – that can be the only viable explanation for the multidimensional wizardry of his productions.

The “Dead Rainbow” …

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Red Tape Riot: Dirty City Problem

12 Sep 2015 / Opinion, Review

Red Tape Riot’s latest single ‘Dirty City Problem’ might just be their best release to date, and with pop-synth elements underlying hard-rock lines it’s got a little bit of something for every age group, with a positive message to pull …

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Bring Me The Horizon: That’s The Spirit

11 Sep 2015 / Opinion, Review

“That’s The Spirit” is Bring Me The Horizon’s fifth studio album and it’s out today. At times convincing, contrived, vulnerable, “That’s The Spirit” introduces a new side to the band, a side that could make or break them forever. But …

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In Review: Grietfest 2015

10 Sep 2015 / Opinion, Review

There is a feeling that starts creeping into my consciousness around May every year. It first appears as an inexplicable sense of anxiety, slowly manifesting as excitement. Shortly after this I see evidence of other people feeling the same way. …

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Saxit!: Saxit!

10 Sep 2015 / Opinion, Review

Saxit (exclamation mark optional) is a four-piece saxophone band. And when I say four-piece, I mean it. There’s no vocalist or percussionist of any kind. It’s pure saxophone music, and as such you will be relying on the baritone sax …

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Dookoom: The Worst Thing Ft. David Banner

9 Sep 2015 / Opinion, Review

This is not for the fainthearted. But then again, nothing that Dookoom do ever is. Their latest single ‘The Worst Thing’, which features Mississippi rapper David Banner, will do a lot more than just raise a couple of eyebrows, but …

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