AFRICA IS A COUNTRY

TaxiJam

Monday, May 3rd, 2010

Zaki Ibrahim, ‘Daylight’

Live video for “Daylight” by Canadian singer Zaki Ibrahim shot in central Cape Town as part of Taxijam, the “a series of intimate acoustic gigs shot in the back” of the minibus taxis common to South Africa streets. (Ibrahim’s father is South African.)

Sunday, October 18th, 2009

The Boerewors Curtain

The South Africans–more specifically Afrikaans speakers–will get the joke. Dripping with hipster irony, Jack Parow does the Afrikaans rap (?) ,”Jy dink jy’s cooler as ekke” (You think you’re cooler than I) for the web music series,...