Tag Archives: Rock

Event Preview: BLK JKS @ MOTH Club (London; Wednesday 22nd June 2022)

Event Preview: BLK JKS @ MOTH Club (London; Wednesday 22nd June 2022)

Considering the richness and diversity of the Jo’burg music scene, it’s not really the most effortless achievement to become one of its most influential acts. Still, Soweto-based quartet BLK JKS, has not only grown into one of the most revered bands burgeoning from the Jozi musical landscape, but from the...
Daily Discovery: Pedro Bergamo – Abrahadabra!

Daily Discovery: Pedro Bergamo – Abrahadabra!

Pedro Bergamo is a singer/songwriter and guitarist from França, a region in the Brazilian state of Sao Paulo. In 2017, he moved to Finland and in Helsinki started his professional music career, as well as becoming a graphic designer, programmer and marketing specialist. His sound is deeply rooted in his...
Interview: Q&A with Imarhan – Saharan Rockers (January 2022)

Interview: Q&A with Imarhan – Saharan Rockers (January 2022)

You don’t expect that one of the most sought-after and original rock bands would eventually come from an oasis city in the depths of the Algerian Sahara Desert. Still, since their inception occurred in 2006, Imarhan has grown into an unadulterated and impassionate embodiment of what the soul of rock...
Mukambo Mixtape: Chico Science Vive – Viva o Manguebeat

Mukambo Mixtape: Chico Science Vive – Viva o Manguebeat

Tribute to Chico Science, the Brazilian Fela Kuti, godfather of manguebeat. His crossover of Pernambucan traditions like maracatu, coco, ciranda & embolada with ’90s culture (hip-hop, rock) gave birth to a whole new style and movement called manguebeat, the beat of the mangrove. With his tragic death in 1997, the...
Playlist: Elektric Voodoo – California Funky Fusion (June 2021)

Playlist: Elektric Voodoo – California Funky Fusion (June 2021)

Welcome June with some fresh, quality and groovy music courtesy of San Diego-based Elektric Voodoo. The Southern California septet, which moved its first steps back in 2016, have brought new meanings to the psych-rock format. Their inclusive and broad-ranging sound shaped after years spent touring far and wide across the US...