Tony Allen, In it for the Music

Tony Allen | In it for the Music

A review of Tony Allen: An Autobiography of the Master Drummer of Afrobeat. Tony Allen’s autobiography is an epic narrative tracing the life and times of an iconic Nigerian musician.

Ethiopia! mixtape by marc teissier du cros

Ethiopia! mixtape by marc teissier du cros

Marc Teissier du Cros, one half of the brains behind Paris label The Record Makers,  home to some of Paris’ strongest music acts the likes of Sébastien Tellier lent his talents this past July…

Givan Lötz | Given To Colour, Light, The Bioscope

It’s not uncommon to walk into a friend of a friend’s apartment downtown Cape Town and see one of his pieces, larger than life. A friend in New York recently sent me his…

Nahkhane Toure

Nakhane Touré | Riffs Off The Touré Block

Nakhane  Touré’s music may have been called many of things, “bluesy”, “urban-folk” and “ eclectic”, yet one thing certain is his indie rock appeal. The frontman and lyricists draws inspiration from various quarters, whether it be his…

Uncles Touch | Mixtape by athi-patra ruga

Tell Nobody | mixtape by athi-patra ruga

Uncles Touch, the moniker that South African artist Athi-Patra Ruga goes by when he hits the decks, sends us from Cape Town with love the mixtape ‘Tell Nobody’  made especially for  Another Africa.

tube-tape | another africa session no2

tube-tape | another africa session no2

The latest edition of our lo-fi meets hi-fi tube tapes featuring some of our favourite tracks scoured from youtube. In session 2 of our old school homage to the cassette player we kick the…

The Frown's Latest Video | The National

The Frown’s Latest Video | The National

Introducing you to South African band The Frown, who guest appear on Spoek Mathambo’s latest project Nombolo One, which is how they came up on our music radar. Eve Rakow, the band’s lead…

Motel 11 x Spoek Mathambo’s Nombolo One Project

Motel 11 x Spoek Mathambo’s Nombolo One Project

Spoek Mathambo back at it again. As we wait for his upcoming release, Father Creeper on label sub-pop next Spring, he in the meantime unveils a new collaborative cover’s project, Nombolo One Project….

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