Oppi-flu Will Get You

Holy shit, this is so overdue. Bob Perfect finally gathers his thoughts on Oppikoppi.     They say Oppi-flu will get you, but I never expected it to have me this long. I left Oppikoppi with... Read More

DIFF Reviews: Future Sound of Mzansi

Bob Perfect leaves Spoek Mathambo’s doccie on South African electronic music wanting to dance. I still remember the first local electronic song that piqued my interest. I found Sibot’s Super Evil... Read More

What If This City

What If This City is what happens when artists in this city come together, if you weren’t there, here’s what you missed.     The diaspora of Durban creatives is something we’re... Read More

As You Were

Hours dropped their much anticipated (by punk kids at least) first full length album, As You Were, recently at Live The Venue. Matt Vend was there and he explores the humble roots of band whilst taking... Read More

Four Corners

We were recently invited to the Durban premier of Four Corners at The Upstairs. Naturally, we went, mostly for the pizza but we stayed because the film had us glued to our seats. Russell Grant gives you... Read More

Vuvuvultures Circling

Vuvuvultures made their way from foggy London town to tour our sunny shores and last week they tore the roof off of Live The Venue. Russel Smith gives a recap of the show. Vuvuvultures flew over from... Read More

The Accidentals’ Catastrophe

To call a band in Durban a “Super Group” may be hyperbolic but for all intents and purposes, that’s what The Accidentals are, a collection of musicians formed out of the ashes of some... Read More

Digby and the Lullaby

We tried to put Matt Knight out of his comfort zone by sending him to watch a band he’d never heard of at a venue he’d never been to but it was to no avail, he found himself quite at home watching... Read More

Majozi at Tuesday Music Sessions

Tuesday Music Sessions is a weekly showcase of talent put on by the I Want My Radio crew at Cool Runnings. Bob Perfect hit up last week’s session to catch a young man with an electric guitar and... Read More

In The City

Since Durban is, well, Durban, Bob Perfect and many other Durbanites had to make the trip to Hate City to watch their favourite bands (The Hives, Alt-J, Skunk Anansie) live at In The City. Fuck it, we’ve... Read More