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Artist Profile: Hanro Havenga

9 May 2013 / Review

Hanro Havenga sounds like the name of a burger at Royale.

Or a really fancy shmancy cocktail you can only get at The Planet Bar.

But who the hell am I to talk about exotic-sounding names…

I first heard …

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naasMUSIC Presents RVWR

6 May 2013 / Review

So things were a little quiet over at naas last Monday in terms of new releases but this week they return with another electronic banger for your ears.

RVWR, pronounced RAWR is a producer/composer from …

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In Review: 5 Gum Experience with The Kooks

26 Apr 2013 / Review

30 minutes into the unveiling of Cape Town’s location for the 5 Gum Experience event, I get a message from a buddy asking where it is.

A shipping yard in Maitland, my reply.

“But Joburg’s one was under a …

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Shortstraw Release New Album

22 Apr 2013 / Opinion, Review

The first time I saw Shortstraw was about a year and a half ago at The Boh after I walked in halfway through their set.

The 5 of them were crammed onto the matchbox-sized stage and their frontman looked …

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Backstage at Cirque Du Soleil’s Dralion

18 Apr 2013 / Review

Last month Laura and I were lucky enough to be invited to Grand West arena to take a sneak peek into the goings-on behind the scenes at a Cirque du Soleil’s training session, held in conjunction with Zip Zap …

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naasMUSIC Presents Life Magic

15 Apr 2013 / Review

Highway Dawn.

Pool Fun.

Not just weekend activities, but also the names of the 2 tracks off Life Magic’s EP, produced in conjunction with the good people over at naas MUSIC.

The little we know of Life Magic goes like …

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