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Premiere: J.Müller – ‘I Surrender i’

by Editor | 16th February 2018

Singer, DJ, poet, dancer and producer J.Müller has oscillated between South Africa and the British Isles since birth. Her musical career first kicked into gear in London, where she formed the ‘80s-inspired funk/pop band Black Forest Ghetto after studying music at City University. However, it was a return to Cape Town in 2015 that inspired […]

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Rudeboyz

by Editor | 17th November 2017

As instigators of the killer ‘gqom’ sound that’s spread from the taxi cabs of Durban to discerning clubs and stereos worldwide, it’s good to see that Rudeboyz, aka Masive Q and Andile T, remain at the top of their game. Their latest release, the Gqomwave EP, lands on London label Goon Club Allstars next week. […]

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Soundscape 010: Blotchy (South Africa)

by Editor | 14th September 2017

MusicMap’s ‘Soundscape’ series is the easiest way to keep up with local music scenes and global trends. Every few weeks we visit a different country and serve up a mix of the finest sounds from that area. Our tenth episode takes us to South Africa, home of some of the world’s most ground-breaking music right […]

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Recently we premiered a track from a devilishly good digital dub EP entitled Dubokaj Meets Fortune Shumba, and immediately we wanted to know more about the singer adding his honeyed vocals to the Swiss producer’s ‘Alpine Dub’. As the title …

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This is South African House

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Manon Steiner selects six South African House artists who will keep you up all night… DJ Tira Can you believe this guy started out with Human Resources? With beats like this, it is hard to imagine Mthokozisi Khathi ever did anything but mixing South African House tracks. Today he owns his own record label. At …

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J.Müller south africa

Premiere: J.Müller – ‘I Surrender i’

by Editor | 16th February 2018

Singer, DJ, poet, dancer and producer J.Müller has oscillated between South Africa and the British Isles since birth. Her musical career first kicked into gear in London, where she formed the ‘80s-inspired funk/pop band Black Forest Ghetto after studying music at City University. However, it was a return to Cape Town in 2015 that inspired […]

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Soundscape 010: Blotchy (South Africa)

by Editor | 14th September 2017

MusicMap’s ‘Soundscape’ series is the easiest way to keep up with local music scenes and global trends. Every few weeks we visit a different country and serve up a mix of the finest sounds from that area. Our tenth episode …

Read full article