The beloved folk band from Cape Town, Sons of Settlers, have announced that they are leaving our shores in March this year to pursue their dream of a music filled life in Germany. They are re-mastering their debut album in America, Lullabies for the Restless, for its European debut in September. The band...

The Johannesburg solo artist, Stanley June, recently returned from his highly successful Cape Mini Tour and we can’t help but share the details with you! This was the third Cape tour...

We have eight weeks to go to until one of the most anticipated South African music releases of 2015. Francois van Coke will release his debut solo album in the beginning of April. “I think...

The list of nominations for the 87th Academy Awards Best Picture “American Sniper” “Birdman” “Boyhood” “The Grand Budapest Hotel” “The Imitation Game” “Selma” “The Theory of Everything” “Whiplash” Actor in a Leading Role Steve Carell, “Foxcatcher” Bradley Cooper, “American...

Film: Best Motion Picture – Drama Boyhood – WINNER Foxcatcher The Imitation Game Selma The Theory of Everything Best Motion Picture – Musical or Comedy Birdman The...

It has officially been confirmed that Jared Leto is playing the Joker in Suicide Squad: “Leto will take on the Joker while Robbie will play Harley Quinn, his on-and-off girlfriend....

Yesterday saw the official release of a brand new self-titled album by HELLO BEAUTIFUL. The album comes after the release of his first EP, Supernova Love, in 2013. HELLO BEAUTIFUL, the pseudonym used by Cape Town-based producer, Matthieu Auriacombe (bassist for bands Beach Party and Kidofdoom), has been working...

Today sees the official release of JIMMY NEVIS’ sophomore album, entitled THE MASSES, through David Gresham Records and Rude World Records. The album comes after the release of his latest...

Today sees the official release of BITTEREINDER’s third studio album offering – SKERM. The album comes after the release of its title track and video as first single in September. “As...

‘The Underclass’ hail from the suburbs of the famous hotbed of reggae, rock, ska, punk fusions; Birmingham. Originally formed in 2012, the line-up was completed this year and the debut album ‘The Rise of the Underclass’, was born. Bringing together a unique blend of musical influences and styles,...

Cape Town based indie rock band, Reburn, has an infectious, upbeat sound that sets stages ablaze everywhere they play. Reburn explode with the energy of British Indie Rock and razor sharp...

“A group of local guys have their aim set on international stardom and with the backing of famous artist recruiter and producer of bands such as Linkin Park and Korn, Nova Rise’s...

PHFAT is South Africa’s hottest Independent rap crew.  They make homemade electronic rap music that you can mosh to.  All their music is free. PHFAT kicked off 2014 with a monster of a single, Lights Out, featuring JungFreud.  This single proved to be the crew’s biggest yet, but they are about to top...

Desmond & the Tutus wrote a lovely singalong summer anthem called ‘Pretoria Girls’. Bittereinder grabbed it, hip-hopped the snot out of it, and released it yesterday as the...

“There is a kind of nostalgia tied to the sound of that needle searching for the grooves.” Deuntjies vir die Draaitafel (Tunes for the Turntable) Die Heuwels Fantasties recently released...

Boston’s sixth album, ‘Life, Love & Hope,’ is a rather frustrating, confusing affair. There are still moments — like on the chorus of the album-opening ‘Heaven on Earth’ — when the band’s trademark formula clicks into place with a perfectly infectious chorus and that famous Tom Scholz...

They say life’s only guarantees are death and taxes. But when it comes to loud, fast and deliciously toxic rock ‘n’ roll, there’s one more thing that discerning mere mortals have...

Rod Stewart has taken his punches over the years. First in the late ’70s for his disco hit ‘Da Ya Think I’m Sexy?’ and most recently for his series of albums featuring a bunch of...

Jack Parow kicks off 2015 with a music video for his hit single, Stuck in Limbo featuring Nonku. The footage for Stuck in Limbo was captured by Paul Ward in May and June of 2014 during Parow’s Benelux launch tour to promote his album, Nag Van Die Lang Pette. This music video offers viewers intimate behind-the-scenes...

South African alternative rock band Set For The Sky have released a video for their new single “The Secret Season” which is off their upcoming 2015 album (name yet to be disclosed). The...

Listen to DAGDRONK while you read this press release. (Warning: Not for sensitive listeners.) #craftpunk #fpkbeer #fokofbeer #dagdronk Fokofpolisiekar wishes you all the best for 2015 and...

Kye Smith has posted a video where he drums through Blink-182’s entire catalog. Check it out.   ...

Star Wars: Episode VII is expanding its cast. The word around the rumor mill is that Tom Cruise is in talks to make a cameo in the upcoming Star Wars. The rumor started when the Mission...

The new trailer for Michael Bay’s Transformers: Age Of Extinction has a bunch of new footage, including a flying Titanic (that crashes and explodes), a Lamborghini-transformer, Dinobots...

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