Hated Related Emigrated – An Interview with Barron Harley

After dropping a “really fucking good” Hated Related EP, Barron Harley bounced from sunny Durbs for cold and miserable Scotland. We were worried that that would be the end of Hated Related,... Read More

Melted Podcast Ep2 – Grandpa Swamp

In the second episode of the Melted Podcast, we chat to a Swamp Thing from Cape Town looking to make Durban hearts sing.     Who is Grandpa Swamp, you ask? Grandpa Swamp is a shaggy-haired Capetonian... Read More

5 Questions With Zama Dlamini

The Ooj has been beamed up to the big spaceship in the sky, but his legacy lives on through 5 Questions with… This time, Leah Jasmine gets intergalactic (planetary) with our Durban Designer for April,... Read More

Van Pletzen are ‘The Lekkerness’

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Between a satin bomber jacket, a Moot tee and one Woolworths packet filled with Famous Grouse – Charlene Dos Ramos sat down with two-piece band Van Pletzen at Lush. The topics of discussion: the... Read More

Victoria Raw Opens Up About Edith Benson

She’s a speech and drama teacher. A model. An incredible neo-soul vocalist and a warm, beautiful soul. Victoria Raw. She’s a force to be reckoned with. This Sunday, Victoria is hosting a fundraiser... Read More

From Lexicon to Lex Lafoy: How the Queenbird Took Flight

Lex Lafoy talks learning and unlearning, confidence and self-love, and making the shift from Lexicon the Poet to the Queen Bee of Honey Bass with Leah Jasmine.   Photo by Llwellyn ‘Juice’... Read More

Chasing the Dream with Gavin Ferguson

Gavin Ferguson has been a staple on Durban’s gigging circuit for a few years now but few know what he gave up to pursue his dreams. Lisa Welsh gets to know the man behind the guitar. Photo by White... Read More

Moving Pictures: Steve Jones, Afri Cine and the Culture of Doing it Yourself

For more than a decade, Steve Jones has been contributing to the local creative scene in the biggest and smallest of ways. His latest project, Afri Cine, is a monthly pop up cinema that focuses on bringing... Read More

5 Questions With Jazteq

The UJ aka Josh Scheepers aka ujochi aka palmdrive is back with yet another questions x 5. This time he introduces us to a local producer with a flair for the old school, Jazteq.   Photo by Shannon... Read More

Welcome To The Stone Palace

When we put out word that we were looking for submissions and contributions to the site, Lisa Welsh was the first to fill our inbox with a passionate request to contribute. Lisa is devoted to letting people... Read More