Art

Somali songs reveal why musical crate digging is a form of cultural archaeology

Crate diggers are cultural archaeologists who dedicate their time, money and energy to collecting musical artefacts that provide alternative histories from the fringes of society. They frequent record stores, flea markets, garage sales, charity shops and other places of “disposal” to find rare vinyl records or cassettes. ...Read More

South Africa’s Zonke, Ladysmith Black Mambazo to headline Pretoria concert

Top South African artists Zonke Dikana and Ladysmith Black Mambazo have been confirmed for the 20th edition of the Moretele Park Tribute Concert in Pretoria, South Africa, on September 1. ...Read More

Esperance talks grief and healing through poetry

Windhoek – Starting off as an emotional confrontation to motherhood, Esperance Luvindao’s poem ‘Meme’ examines the priceless role that a mother plays in the lives of her children. ...Read More

South African royalty weds Ugandan princess

This past Saturday saw Andile Ramaphosa, son of South African President Cyril Ramaphosa wed his long-term fiancée Bridget Birungi in a ceremony held at the Kololo suburb in Uganda. ...Read More

Oliver Mtukudzi wants you to dance at Joburg gig

At 65, Zimbabwean veteran musician and one of Africa's most celebrated music icons Oliver 'Tuku' Mtukudzi is still commanding stages and a huge following across the continent. The adage "wine tastes better with age" bests describes Mtukudzi, whose music has not lost its power while luring new fans and top gigs in Africa and around the world. ...Read More

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