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Kassav, and Jozi’s love for zouk

Kassav are a band formed in Paris in ’79. They were in Johannesburg recently, where they played to a capacity audience at the Bassline in Newtown. I attended the show without…..

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The Adventures Of Uno July

Have a conversation with any hip hop head about Cape Town duo, Ill Skillz and it’s likely to devolve into a comparison between Uno July and Jimmy Flexx’s potential on…..

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Weekend Music Break No.75

Here’s your weekend selection for May 23rd, 2015. To kick things off, just stop what you’re doing, watch and listen to this by Wanlov… A message from Sierra Leone to…..

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Weekend Music Break No.74

Here is our weekend round up of audio and visuals from around the African Internet… Kicking things off, Spoek Mathambo spearheaded band Fantasma premiered their video for Cat and Mouse…..

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Weekend Music Break No.73

Here’s our selection of tunes for the weekend of May 9th, 2015 It’s mother’s day weekend in much (but not all) of the world… so let’s start out with Vusi…..

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Africa is a Radio: Season 2, Episode 3

Xenophobia, Migration, and today’s Elections in the UK are the topics of discussion this week on Africa is a Radio. Special guest Musa Okwonga joins hosts Sean Jacobs and Elliot…..

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Weekend Music Break No.72

Kicking things off this week, South Africa’s BoysnBucks collective show off their “Umswenko” in a new video for “Mswenkofontein”: A bit of Afrobeats from Sierra Leone, Lady Matto brings a nice London-shot…..