Oh, mayday! Arctic Monkey’s have not only given us a name but also the name for their new album, ‘TranquilityBase Hotel + Casino’, but also a release date of 11 May 2018.
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
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
Members of Mastodon, Queens of the Stone Age, and At the Drive-In recently teamed up to form a new band, Gone Is Gone.
Deftones recently premiered a new song, “Prayers/Triangles,” on Zane Lowe’s Beats 1 Radio Show on Apple Music. The track is taken from the band’s upcoming album, tentatively titled ‘Gore,’ due April 8.
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!
For the very first time in the history of the South African music industry, DSTV will be releasing a live recording of a gig with added documentary style interview like the well know MTV Unplugged sessions. Francois Van Coke and Karen Zoid’s full-length Toe Vind Ek Jou rock ‘n roll show will be available on DSTV’s BoxOffice from Friday, 6th of November.
I’m very proud to release Red Huxley’s brand new single off their new EP, Needle’s Eye, on SA Music Scene. It was recorded and mixed myself and a good friend: Gerhard van der Westhuizen. It feels great being able to release new South African rock ‘n roll on a platform so dear to my heart. Please have a listen and feedback would be appreciated.
Enter Shikari have announced details of a new album ‘The Mindsweep’, which will be released on January 19, 2015. The album was recorded at Chapel Studios in Lincolnshire and produced by Dan Weller, who also worked on the group’s last record, 2012’s ‘A Flash Flood Of Colour’. Continue reading Enter Shikari to release ‘The Mindsweep’ early 2015!
Within the Cape Town electronica scene a force in cinematic electro pop has reared its head – RoboTokyo.
“RoboTokyo is a place and state of mind where we feel safe to explore ideas. We have no set boundaries and we had to create this world to give us that freedom of expression.” Continue reading New Cape Town Electro Act, RoboTokyo, Release Their First Single Empire!