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“Geology SS17” by Thebe Magugu

Thebe Magugu’s latest collection, Geology SS17, was inspired by the idea of escapism. Here in South Africa, we are in a state of socio-political flux. Among all the beauty in the country, there are some very stressful and damaging events coming into light almost with each passing day and Thebe started imagining a woman taking to the great outdoors, to escape the pressures and noise of urban living. She takes time to recover by hiking, fishing, camping and, by pure virtue of those three acts, thinking, breathing and regrouping. For the look book, Thebe took six brilliant models into a... Read more

Rocking the Daisies Announces Flume, Two Door Cinema Club, The Naked And Famous & More

Woah! Rocking the Daisies this morning revealed their full 2017 lineup, hitting it out the ballpark with the announcement of Flume, Two Door Cinema Club, The Naked And Famous, Joey Bada$$, Snakehips, Sam Paganini, and Patrick Topping, not to mention an incredible local lineup featuring Pay Phiri, Riky Rick, DJ Lag and countless other top class acts from SA. Get your tickets already. Read more

New Music Video. Bye Beneco – Jungle Drums.

Bye Beneco are back at it again with the sweet tunes and even more enticing visuals, this time a it must be said that things get mildly NSFW. They are dropping the video with the track so head on over to iTunes to support local music, here. Read more

VIA MINIMAL by Adolph Mamabolo

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With their love for fashion and photography, Adolph Mamabolo and Wandile Nathan Mbonani took to their city to aid the lack of visuals and showcase Pretoria and themselves the best way they know how. The name of this shoot is VIA MINIMAL. Minimalism is described as freedom from the passion of possess. ‘Minimalism is the best way to express ourselves as it matches our individual personalities and style. This is the style of fashion we want to showcase and bring to our city.’ The creative duo aim to create meaningful work through fashion and form a community of likeminded people... Read more

A$AP FERG & NASTY C TO HEADLINE FIRST ANNUAL CAPSULE FEST

Sportscene announced the first annual CAPSULE FEST taking place in Johannesburg later this year. The festival will feature headliners American platinum-selling hip hop artist A$AP Ferg and SA superstar Nasty C. This first of it’s kind in SA, CAPSULE FEST is a street culture festival that aims to be the Mecca for all urban culture brands, artists, designers, influencers, consumers and stakeholders. The objective of the event is to offer a credible platform that celebrates SA street culture in all its forms. Taking place on Saturday, 16th September 2017 at theMary Fitzgerald Square in Johannesburg, the fest will host a... Read more

New Music from Xander Ferreira

South African visual artist and musician, Xander Ferreira, formerly known as Gazelle is known especially for his popular fusion of contemporary electronic sounds and traditional African music. Celebrated for his flamboyant stage persona and enigmatic performances, he took to the stage in 17 countries around the globe. After Gazelle’s success, Xander moved to New York where he embarked on a journey to create, what he calls, “A reverse version of Paul Simon’s Graceland”, in turn fusing African sounds with a variety of American musical styles. Xander is releasing his debut EP with three new recordings. The songs speak of the... Read more

New Music Video: Shortstraw – JETLAG.

The idea for the song came about when Alastair experienced a bad case of jet lag on tour in Japan last year. For 6 days he would lie awake all night and only started dozing off when everyone else started waking up and getting ready for the day. He also often gets told that he looks tired in daily life, something he can’t do anything about. So during these nights of insomnia, he thought about how people will tell him how tired he looks the next day and decided he wanted a T-shirt that said ‘Yes, I know I fucking... Read more

Ninja Tells About The Time he Balled with Drake and Kanye.

Ninja and Yolandi have garnered a fair amount of traction from their previous stories of run ins with Kanye West but this latest video that was released via Viceland is by far the most entertaining and interesting. Whether true or not, the story does paint a picture that we could all imagine to be true, I wonder if Drake or Kanye will ever see this… Read more

Katja Marr by Aidan Tøbias

Two Cape Town based photographers, Aidan Tøbias and Katja Marr, teamed up to create together for REKT mag. Aidan captured Katja beautiful amongst the natural backdrop of the Cape Town outdoors, trees, bodies of water, and rolling shrubbery. Read more

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“Geology SS17” by Thebe Magugu

Thebe Magugu’s latest collection, Geology SS17, was inspired by the idea of escapism. Here in... Read more

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New Music Video. Bye Beneco – Jungle Drums.

Bye Beneco are back at it again with the sweet tunes and even more enticing... Read more

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Ninja Tells About The Time he Balled with Drake and Kanye.

Ninja and Yolandi have garnered a fair amount of traction from their previous stories of... Read more

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Katja Marr by Aidan Tøbias

Two Cape Town based photographers, Aidan Tøbias and Katja Marr, teamed up to create together... Read more

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Interview with Lazi ‘Greiispaces’ Mathebula of Beautiful Boys

Lazi Mathebula, who goes by the name Greiispaces’, is one of our favourite Johannesburg-based illustrators... Read more

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friendsofmine | Alice Phoebe Lou – Fynbos

Shot a year ago in the beautiful forests of Natures Valley, Adriaan Louw and Gerdus... Read more

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