Bob Perfect / music / 2 weeks ago

palmdrive’s A A // B B // E P is the soundtrack to the dystopian retrofuture


There are a few things we know about the enigmatic palmdrive aka deadprocession aka ujochi ak...

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Bob Perfect / music / 3 weeks ago

DJ Prie Believes Anything is Possible with Gqom

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If you’re a night-owl and you listen to Ukhozi FM, there’s a good chance you’ve heard DJ Prie Nkosazana taking you through the graveyard shi...

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Bob Perfect / music / 1 month ago

Sipho The Gift is The Man with His Latest Single

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While the AKAs and Cassper Nyovests of the world rack up hundreds of thousands of plays in a few days - with massive fan bases and PR teams ...

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Bob Perfect / music / 1 month ago

Swedish Rapper Lilla Namo Tells Donald Trump to Shut Up with Håll Käften


I both love and hate using cliches. Cliches are usually true and there’s a familiarity to them that resonates but they’re also lazy and unim...

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Bob Perfect / music / 1 month ago

Same Sex Saturdays are for everybody


For the last 2 years, Same Sex Saturdays has been a home for Durban’s mostly black, and mostly gay youth. I say “mostly” because the event’s...

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Bob Perfect / music / 2 months ago

No Clowning Around with Thor Rixon’s Latest Music Video

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The first press release I got about Thor Rixon was about his album “Tea Time Favourites”. In it, I  was introduced to a dreadlocked white du...

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Bob Perfect / music / 3 months ago

Stiff Pap Serve up a Tasty Debut EP


Influence matters, not so much the marketing strategy, more the effect the art we like has on the art we mak...

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Bob Perfect / Features / 3 months ago

The Emotional Electronica of Rose Bonica

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Rose Bonica is a relatively new name on the 4/4 dancefloor but one that is steadily building, beat after bea...

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Bob Perfect / music / 4 months ago

Zakifo: A Different Kind of South African Music Festival


If you’re tired of going to music festivals with 37 different versions of Shortstraw, or if you’re tired of ...

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Bob Perfect / music / 4 months ago

Otarel Seeks Balance Through Her Raps


In the current era of hip-hop, it says something about a rapper when they approach Ready D to mix and scratc...

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Bob Perfect / music / 4 months ago

Go with Flohio


UK MCs are straight up killing the game at the moment. Literally everyone has heard of Skepta and the Boys B...

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Bob Perfect / music / 5 months ago

Lady Leshurr is Coming for the Throne


You know how Kanye has said that he knew when he wrote the line "light-skinned friend look like Michael Jack...

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