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Love X Lana Del Rey

Ah , to be young and in love! , glorious and sometimes soul destroying, but Lana Del Reys approach to it comes in it’s purest and most sincere form in her new song Love. Releasing the song and music video this week has rallied up her fans for another enjoyable ballad from Del Rey. The video’s whimsical feel and sweet essense  reminds us of the euphoria love can bring! Take a look Read more
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Introducing: PURE

Watching PURE’s debut video ‘No Secrets’, you’ll recognise a familiar face. Purity Mkhize has been around, making history at gigs and on screens all over the country. As lead of Durban’s Fruits and Veggies, she became known for dramatic performances, incredible vocals, and a no holds barred approach to her creative expression. 2017 sees a new chapter for the artist with the introduction of PURE, a solo endeavour which begins its journey with a highly vulnerable, simply truthful Kyle Lewis-directed video performance piece encapsulating the following: ‘The significance of the search for self and internal happiness has been so clear... Read more
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RIP Al Bairre

BIG NEWS! It’s time to say goodbye to the mainstays of silly, the veterans of indie rubbish pop, and the nicest band to come out of Cape Town in a long time. Al Bairre is done and dusted, and we’re very sorry to see them go. Here’s to new things! Check out what they had to say: Read more
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PUMA x Daily Paper

Two of our favourite brands, both international with some local flavour, have hooked up for the first time for a pretty damn special collaboration. Footwear massive PUMA linked with Berlin-based, Africa-inspired streetwear brand Daily Paper, pulling on DP’s bold graphics and classic tailoring and PUMA’s colour sensibilities and silhouettes. The collection, executed in this lookbook by COPI, sought inspiration from Masaai cricketers – clean cutlines, colorblocking, and patterned trims that reflect the Masaai people and their history on the pitch. The first drop of the Puma x Daily Paper collection will be exclusively available on February 20th through Daily Paper’s... Read more
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I Wanna Prove To You X The Lemon Twigs Music Video

Pop Rock band The Lemon Twigs , is one to look out for. The reminiscence of a 70’s aura and their quirky nature , is a unique addition to contemporary music being released these days. Their obvious talent is leading them to perform at this years Coachella festival as well, and that may just be the beginning of their budding stance in the industry! The I Wanna Prove To You music video has hilarious and cringe worthy scenes and aims to entertain for sure! Take a look! Read more
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Punk Shit X PatricKxxLee ft. Champagne69 song release

PatricKxxLee and duo Champagne69 ( Wille Stilios and Siyangena69) collaborated to create Punk shit, and it is another awesome addition to South African music scene. With an upbeat and punk trap vibe, this banger is definitely one to add to our weekend playlists. Take a listen! Read more
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P.O.W.A X M.I.A Music Video

M.I.A’s reputation in music world continuously evolves, and her lasted release of P.O.W.A is a reflection on her dynamic talent. The video is self directed and aims to impress. From effortlessly lying on a bed of flowers in a truck, to taming her sheet of organza , the dope choreography and M.I.A’s cool aura make this video pretty powerful! Check it out! Read more
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South African Instagramers to look out for: Fresh Kicks

This week we’re back in action , following a range of local brilliant Instagramers. This time we’re embracing Fresh Kicks, for those with an appreciation for the sneaker game. First up we have Deji Dada Deji is an editor of South African online magazine Our Friends, works in the marketing division of Awethu Project and is a freelance 35mm photograher as well as a self proclaimed lifestyle fiend!  With an ongoing relationship with sneakers, his interest in the culture peaked in 2014 “It was in 2014 that I got my first pair of Nike Free Run 2.0 SP’s from the NikeLab... Read more
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Interview: Haezer #MieliepopFestival

Mieliepop Festival is just around the corner! We chatted to Ebenhaezer Smal, aka Haezer, about new releases, his festival involvement and his nightclub.  Buy your Mieliepop tickets here. Mieliepop! What’s your experience of the festival been in past years? I love Mieliepop because of the relaxed atmosphere around the festival and beautiful location. I played the Rave Cave last year and it was dope. It draws a very diverse crowd and what I noticed last year was that the audience was very open to any kind of music. You’re at Mieliepop both as promoter and DJ. How does it change... Read more
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‘We Run the Streets’ South African Edition by Paul Ward.

Paul Ward and Puma have been partnering on content creation for the last few years but the collaboration has broken new grounds with their latest audio visual offering. ‘We Run The Streets’ is a global campaign that has been brought to life in countries all over the world. Paul Ward, with the help of some of the top creatives in the country, created South Africa’s very own ‘We Run the Streets’ and it’s beautiful, relevant and shows off our talent and the cultural richness in our cities. ‘Nasty C, Gigi Lamayne, Mashayabuqhe, Nonku Phiri and Rolo Rozay know how to... Read more

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New Music Video. Little Dragon – High.

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Good Good Good x Jana Hamman. Valentines Day.

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All the Winners from The Grammy’s and Frank Ocean’s Letter…

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New Track. Moozlie – Ride Or Die Ft. Yung Swiss.

Moozlie just dropped a new track to get your weekend underway, “Ride Or Die” featuring... Read more

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