Demons exposed, and they’re beautiful!

By Lineo Segoete Emilio Villa writes “Poetry is to forget forgetfulness. Poetry is to separate self from self. Poetry is what’s completely left out. Poetry is emptying without exhausted”, now combine that with a live band and equally talented featured guests and you have “Demons Exposed” by Siphiwe Nzima Ntṧekhe. Siphiwe is not conventional; hersContinue reading “Demons exposed, and they’re beautiful!”

In true service to ill Hip Hop

By Lineo Segoete I listened to Return Of The Astro-Goth by Yugen Blakrok for the first time on Bandcamp and it blew me away. I have not heard an album this PHAT in a very long time, ESPECIALLY from a local (Female) Emcee. Blakrok is a gifted Emcee. Prior to the release of Return OfContinue reading “In true service to ill Hip Hop”

Beat Making Lab

“Our mission is one of cultural exchange. We collaborate with cultural centers, connect youth to a global audience, and contribute equipment and training.” We are big fans of the North Carolina hip hop ensemble The Beast. MC of the group, Pierce Freelon is involved in a movement which is bringing knowledge and infrastructure of hip hopContinue reading “Beat Making Lab”

April 27 – UPRISE in the garden

On Saturday April 27, join us in Morija for a full day of activities for the whole family!  From 10am until dark, the amphitheater at Morija Museum will host a fundraising event to benefit Uprise Media Centre. Tickets are M50 and include access to: Open mic (Poetry, Comedy, Music) Performances by Maleh, Kommanda Obbs, Olive Branch, Lithuamajoe, Zetina Mosia, Siphiwe & Kolu LiveContinue reading “April 27 – UPRISE in the garden”