Former collaborator and world’s biggest internet troll, Ninja from Die Antwoord, calls Markus Wormstorm ‘short and fat’, but electro wunderkind Wormstorm’s comeback is to kill him with kindness and talent as he releases his latest album, Not I, But A Friend, for free, throwing in a party at a deserted mansion. Other well-known former creative partner, Spoek Mathambo, [...]
Control, a ‘darkwave township house’ cover of the Joy Division classic She’s Lost Control, is the fourth single to be taken from South African producer/DJ Spoek Mathambo’s album, Mshini Wam. The video was shot in Langa, a township in Cape Town and was made using a cast made up mainly of kids from the local [...]
Pieter Hugo is one of South Africa’s most talented photographers, probably best known for his Hyena Men, Nollywood and Permanent Error series’. When he ventured off into the world of video, it would only make sense for him to join up with one of the freshest MC’s in the country, Spoek Mathambo. Together they created [...]
I sequence a Roland MC 202 and an MFB Kratzwerg Semi Modular Synth from this bad boy. I was getting really sick of my so called ‘playing’ of keyboards and midi and was getting myself into a right old rut when my friend Andrew Phillpott suggested getting an analog sequencer to inject some more originality into my notation.
I love the chill vibe in this semi-raunchy video by South African artist Spoek Mathambo. Don’t Mean to Be Rude features Zaki Ibrahim, the devil and some gritty-grimey booty dancing. Dig it!