Batuk wants you to Move! like it’s the 1990s

For “Move!,” Batuk brings out all its colour highlighters to shine a light on a criminally underrated era If you don’t already know, there’s a Maputo-Joburg mashup known as Batuk and they’re mission is a simple one: make music for the ages that will both educate and transport music lovers – that’s everyone of you…

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Sonar Cape Town Bolsters Local Artist Lineup

Top South African talent Fantasma (featuring Spoek Mathambo), PHFAT, Fever Trails and Christian Tiger School added to the lineup Staying true to its commitment to support and grow South African electronic music, Sónar Cape Town along with presenting partner Olmeca Tequila are excited to announce the addition of four of the country’s most talented local…

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NEW: “Sefty Belt” – Fantasma ft. Josiahwise Is The Serpentwithfeet | Audio

Fantasma release first single off of new EP Fantasma is the latest group project by Spoek Mathambo. The quartet features Spoek on vocals and production, along with producer DJ Spoko, Maskandi bassist Bhekisenzo Cele and guitarist Andre Geldenhuys. Fantasma achieve their future sound by fusing elements of hip-hop, Shangaan electro and South African house, driven by a…

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Watch: Spoek Mathambo Unveils Trailer for “Future Sound of Mzansi” Documentary

  Spoek Mathambo throws “Apartheid afterparty” with new documentary Rapper, DJ and all-round artist, Spoek Mathambo is set to release an all-new documentary at this year’s Durban International Film Festival. Over a span of two years, Mathambo and filmmaker Lebogang Rasethaba set out to capture the “cultural landscape” of South Africa by interrogating the local electronic…

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