Mahala Scribes / 22.07.2015 The moving documentary, They Will Have To Kill Us First, about the ban on music in northern Mali had its African premier at the Durban International Film Festival... Check
Robyn Perros / 15.07.2015 Raheem Kemet is one of the many legends Durban has watched grow from its cultural cracks. He's an emcee, a singer, poet, beatboxer and a walking canvas depicting Durban's conscious
Mahala Scribes / 06.07.2015 "There's something strangely incongruous about meeting up with a pop musician in a doctor's room..." Kyle Deutsch – musician and chiropractor – has just released the video for the chart-topping,
Tumi Molekane / 24.06.2015 Tumi announces his new album, Return of the King, with great eloquence and sincerity, locating it in a social landscape where "we are starting to see the cracks."
Robyn Perros / Images by Marcello Maffeis / 17.06.2015 Zulu blues legend Madala Kunene, Reunion island's Nathalie Natiembé and kasi-choir The Soil kicked off the opening night of the inaugural Zakifo Muzik Festival at the Durban City Hall –
Samora Chapman / 17.06.2015 A bad case of Zakifobia is what you should have if you missed out on the Saturday night goings on in Rivertown, Durban. Fear of missing out, not fear of
Mahala Scribes / 12.06.2015 A Red Bull Couch Session was held last night at Zakifo with 340ml Sound System, Veranda Panda, Sketchy Bongo and Aewon Wolf. Here's what went down...
Mahala Scribes / 09.06.2015 Raheem is an OG in the Durban hip hop scene, having been involved in some legendary crews over the years… from Percasette to THOTS and now pushing his solo music