friendsofmine | Matthew Mole – Autumn.

Right before Matthew Mole’s show at The Assembly recently we did a friendsofmine video with him, which lead into a live snippet of the same track, Autumn. Matthew Mole has been working super hard on his new album which is due to come out later this year, to keep up to date with his music and the launch of that album follow Matthew on Facebook. Read more

Events | 5 Gum Experience: The Kooks.

If you don’t know what 5 Gum Experience is yet then you most likely have been sleeping for the last few years. 5 Gum did it again, they brought out a great band, put on a great show and really did give everyone involved a unique experience, even the band couldn’t believe how unique the shows were. Read more


In October 2011, Featuring Holiday Murray, Bateleur and LAVI set off on an expedition from Cape Town, South Africa to Lake of Stars Music & Arts Festival in Malawi. A few folk went with them and made a little documentary of the trip. Directed by Luca Vincenzo and produced by Filmed by Johno Mellish, Adriaan Louw and Christina Anne Read more

Adriaan Louw.

Adriaan Louw has started a project of nostalgia, looking back at old, unposted work and sharing some of the gems with us. It’s a great way of viewing what Adriaan has experienced and the viewpoint from which he has experienced it. Check out the project here. Read more

Adriaan Louw. New York.

Adriaan Louw went with Vitamin Water for a little trip to New York recently and he came back with some very beautiful photos of his experience. Here are just few of those moments captured on camera. Read more

We-are-awesome X #newyorkvits by Adriaan Louw.

Adriaan Louw who’s part of our family at We-are-awesome is currently in New York with Vitamin water and he sent us a few photos that he has taken in the few days he has been there. We are hoping for some more of the music scene, fashion and New York lifestyle as he gets more involved in the Big Apple. Read more

We-are-awesome. Film. Open.

We have now launched a film section on We-are-awesome, which aims to showcase both South African and international creatives in a more real/raw manner than you are used to seeing them. Our film section will cover music, fashion, art, design, events and creative people in general, featuring both video content created by We-are-awesome and premiering film content created by others. There is lots in the pipeline keep an eye on We-are-awesome Film and you wont miss out. We-are-awesome Film was birthed, as per usual around here, over a beer amongst friends. While it has always been a part of our... Read more

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friendsofmine | Alice Phoebe Lou – Fynbos

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Top 5 places

1 9/10

The Power and The Glory

13b Kloof Nek Road, Tamboerskloof

2 9/10

Mungo and Jemima | Cape Town

108 Long Street, Cape Town

3 9/10

Cornuti Stella e Luna

South Africa

4 9/10

The Wolfpack

21 4th Avenue Parkhurst

5 9/10


238 E 14th St (2nd Ave)