Category Archives: South Africa

Foster Manganyi

Foster Manganyi – Fambani The 2nd in the series of Shangaan Electro recordings to come out on Honest Jon’s is now avaliable, and as a teaser they have allowed me to put up one of my favorite tracks from the … Continue reading

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Wee-mo-wep

DJ Tetris- Sudafrika 2010 Tha Pope did it pretty well but this is one of the better examples of Mbube being used in a good manner.

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Shangaan Electro

I’m hooked on Shangaan “kwaito” lately, and I just realized that Honest Jon’s is putting out a compilation of it coming out later this month. For those who haven’t seen the videos, and I’d be surprised if you haven’t given … Continue reading

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Afro-Dadaism

DOWNLOAD Another weird as fuck House mix from Spoek. I spit out all of my cereal when I read the title this morning.

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Ass Big Enough…

Schlachthofbronx – Belly Full of Pills Promo Mix 2009 Bavarian Bounce meets Soweto swagger. A deadly combination of Oktoberfest rave music and South African kids that sound like bees, this is a nice little preview to the EP out at … Continue reading

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No it Doesn’t

Harari – Party (LeBaron Edit) (from the internet orig 1980) There is this dumpster by my house that reads “Disco Sucks” next to “Joan Jett and the Blackhearts” both written with a paint pen. Fuck that noise, along all those … Continue reading

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Now Playing

Apologize for the slowness lately, have been in the process of moving. I am now located on the same side of town as Bad Bad Leroy Brown. Expect lots of Cumbia CD digging this summer. I got a special treat … Continue reading

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Africa Jacking

Some old school Farley in Johannesburg type shit. The girl in the striped shirt getting crazy slow is my favorite part aside from the random clip of the guy pushing a cart.

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All This House Music Fuss

Magebz – What Do You Say (from The Passion 2008) Interesting contrast to the Kwaito going on right now, here’s some South African Rap. Magebz was birthed with a Doggystyle tape in his hands, and has been performing since he … Continue reading

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