NEW: Black Rebel Motorcycle Club – ‘Wrong Creatures’

Kicking off the year with some good old fucking rock n roll, Black Rebel Motorcycle Club’s new album, Wrong Creatures is here! Although the album hasn’t seen much love from the critics, in our eyes the band can’t do anything wrong.

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NEW: Jack Parow – Afrika 4 Beginners

What’s better than kicking off a Friday than a brand new Jack Parow album, we haven’t even finished paying the album and it sounds amazing! The new album ‘Afrika for Beginners’ features some super cool acts like Happy Boys, Dirt Nasty, HHP, Xander Ferreira, Koos Kombuis, Hunter Kennedy, Aewon Wolf and even Sketchy Bongo – let’s just hope he didn’t buy the beat somewhere online, talking about beats although it’s not mentioned on the album give a special listen to ‘Boepens Vark’ produced by Desert_Head. Continue reading NEW: Jack Parow – Afrika 4 Beginners

Psych Night x Red Bull: God Save The New Wave

God Save The New Wave – a title that had me reminiscing my National Anthem, although thankfully the similarities ended there. The album comprises 5 eclectic tracks, which complement one another with surprising ease. Continue reading Psych Night x Red Bull: God Save The New Wave

Dave Grohl explains why the new Foo album is so fucking amazing!

I’ve been sitting and wondering about this new Foo Fighters album and why although so commercial and non-Foo Fighters is so amazing to my ears. I haven’t been seeing many rave reviews or friends sharing the new album or music video on Facebook that much, which is saying a lot when 90% of my friends on Facebook are musos or cult music followers…

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Fokofpolisiekar – Selfmedikasie

An album so highly anticipated that it’s received R1’082’780 crowdfunding and not just their dream goal of R500’000.00 to create, record, produce and release their brand new album. The feedback of this crowdfunding campaign built a bit of a love-hate relationship towards the album in the South African music industry, but today the fruits of this campaign will be available for picking to fans and critics who pledged… Continue reading Fokofpolisiekar – Selfmedikasie

Foo Fighters – Concrete And Gold

After releasing their surprise new single ‘Run‘ and ahead of their headline set at Glastonbury 2017 this weekend, Dave Grohl and co have revealed that their ninth album will be released on September 15. Produced by Greg Kurstin (Adele, Sia, Pink) and mixed by Darrel Thorp (Beck, Radiohead), ‘Concrete And Gold’ has been described as ‘a mix of hard rock extremes and pop sensibilities’.

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Southern Wild: Lead Role in a Classic Horror Debut Album Release

Cape Town rockers Southern Wild release their much-anticipated debut album ‘Lead Role in a Classic Horror’ via all online platform today! Fronted by Dave Van Vuuren, Idols 2011 winner this rock outfit has caught the ear of the South African media as well as the South African rock lovers. Continue reading Southern Wild: Lead Role in a Classic Horror Debut Album Release

WIN: Lucy Kruger & The Lost Boys Album Launch

Summer’s Not That Simple is the first full-length album from Lucy Kruger & The Lost Boys. The album is an intimate conversation/conjuring expressed with a single voice and a sea of guitars. It is a quiet call to the wild; an attempt to keep the soft animal alive.

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Foo Fighters’ Taylor Hawkins launches badass solo album!

Foo Fighters drummer Taylor Hawkins has announced a new solo album under his own name. It’s called KOTA and is out November 11. The “mini-LP” will feature Hawkins on lead vocals and “nearly every instrument,” according to a press release.

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LISTEN: Blink-182 “Bored to Death”

Blink-182’s “Bored to Death” is, without a doubt, a time machine to being a teenager for me, you would never think the guys have taken such a huge break and replaced Tom DeLonge with Alkaline Trio’s Matt Skiba. Continue reading LISTEN: Blink-182 “Bored to Death”

2016’s Most Anticipated 30 Albums!

Each year kicks off with much excitement regarding new dreams, new adventures, new challenges and most importantly in our opinion brand new album releases to get excited about.

We compiled our Top 30 most anticipated album, and EP, releases for the year in no particular order, please feel free to comment with albums or EPs you are excited about! Continue reading 2016’s Most Anticipated 30 Albums!

Black Sabbath too old for last album!

Black Sabbath will not record one last album because they are too old, singer Ozzy Osbourne has claimed. Osbourne had previously stated that the band would record “one more album” with producer Rick Rubin, having returned to the group to release ’13’ in 2013. Continue reading Black Sabbath too old for last album!

Cage The Elephant’s 4th album, ’Tell Me I’m Pretty on its way!

A band known to many music fans, but still very unknown for how amazing their music: Cage The Elephant are bringing out their new studio album that will up for pre-order as a CD, vinyl or even autographed vinyl combo packs. Continue reading Cage The Elephant’s 4th album, ’Tell Me I’m Pretty on its way!

De Wallen 2.0

Partying in Stellenbosch you meet a few very interesting characters. In my days of raucous late nights and sleepless weekends I met a crazy red-jacketed Jeandré Swanepoel. You’ve probably seen him next to the stage at any good rock ‘n roll show around Cape Town or on stage for his band De Wallen and Dead Lucky. Continue reading De Wallen 2.0