August 24, 2016
Oktoberfest is the world`s largest beer festival, celebrated annually in Munich, Germany. Today other cities across the world also hold Oktoberfest celebrations that are modelled on the original Munich event. Here in South Africa, one of the most incredible venues in Cape Town, Hillcrest Quarry in Durbanville Winelands, will play host to the official Oktoberfest Cape Town brought to you by Namibian Breweries.
A fresh new face on the Cape Town music scene, self-taught songwriter and producer Irinami just launched the music video to her debut single, ‘Hold Tight’, which dropped in March and is already enjoying airtime on national radio station 5FM.
August 22, 2016
The Robertson Rocks Leopardfalls music festival organisers just announced their main stage line-up which boasts some of South Africa’s top emerging live performing artists. Performing under the full moon on the Robertson Rocks Main Stage and entertaining the crowd will be three of South Africa’s hottest rock pioneers
Jazz-Rock-inspired Cape Town band ‘Boketto’ just released the first single ‘All I Want’ off their debut album ‘About You’.
New on the South African musical scene, Boketto is a 5-piece band formed by a singer-songwriter duo in high school in Johannesburg. In December 2015, after moving to Cape Town, they recorded an album titled ‘About You’, a hybrid jazz, blues rock, folk, improvisation and groove-based album. DPC caught up with the band to chat about their music and debut single.
August 17, 2016
The Unsea Review and for the lovely young taken to the sea for the first time and for the unlovely unyoung taken to the sea for the last time and for the unlovely young untaken to the sea and for the lovely young taken to the unsea. Gert Vlok Nel The Post-Oppi Depression… […]
August 15, 2016
Today marks the official release of Medicine Boy’s Kinda Like Electricity. Made up of Cape Town-based Andre Leo and Lucy Kruger, the album is their first full-length offering. Medicine Boy was established in 2014 and has since performed at every big festival and event across South Africa. Their dreamy, intimate live performances have been named one of the most unique and remarkable in South Africa. The album is now available on ITunes.
I caught up with Lucy to talk music and their plans for the rest of 2016.