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Review

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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Review

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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Van T: We’re Still Running

4 Aug 2015 / Opinion, Review

Cape Town based indie-folk singer-songwriter Chantel Van T released her debut album, “We’re Still Running” last month. Having been involved in two indie bands previously, she created Van T as a project in which to showcase music that’s …

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Review

The Chemical Brothers: Born In The Echoes

3 Aug 2015 / Opinion, Review

After a lengthy hibernation, how do the The Chemical Brothers fit into the current Electronica landscape? Simply put, they don’t. But that’s because  they don’t have to. “Born in the Echoes” is a firm-footed stance from the English pioneers that …

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Richard Liefeldt: Always On My Mind

31 Jul 2015 / Opinion, Review

Although the track initially sounds augmented due to the contrast between rhythm and lead guitar, it quickly settles into its groove. Throughout the track Richard Liefeldt (Retro Dizzy front man) croons lyrics whilst altering the dragging of his vowels in …

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