Category: Word on the Street


MOTIF at The Woods

Motif are throwing their next installment this Friday at the Woods in Newtown, Johannesburg. Motif is a production company that offers a platform for unique, rule-defying blends of house and techno music to an intimate crowd.  


The era of the true musician

What does it take to be a DJ in this modern world, run by technology? To be honest, not a whole lot.  In the era of vinyl it was all about the tracks you managed to buy, borrow or steal that set you apart...


The Warm Up made my weekend.

I finally got the time to attend The Warm Up party, which is a rooftop party thrown in the Maboneng Precinct- the heart of Jo’burg CBD. I have been dying to go to one of these events for months now but never been available,...


Sisco Umlambo biography

Sisco Umlambo, born Gerald Francisco Ribeiro in Pretoria, is regarded by many as the Capital city’s ‘Son of House Music’ due to his tireless contribution to the urban music culture of South Africa. With over 15 years of experience, he is often regarded, by...


Sterra on Percussion biography

  So the aim behind adding the featured artist post to my blog was to introduce artists that you might be unfamiliar with. It’s where I promote people I believe in and, in this case, it’s purely that. I am a huge admirer of...


The Living Room

  Address: 5th Floor, The Main Change, 20 Kruger Street, Maboneng, Johannesburg, Gauteng Telephone: +27 (0)84 529-9006 Opening hours: Monday to Sunday from 11h00 to 14h00 daily and by appointment. Situated in the heart of Johannesburg CBD, on the 5th floor of The Main...


Red Hot Chili Peppers were sensational.

It’s been over 3 days since the Red Hot Chili Peppers concert and I think I am finally recovering from what was an absolutely amazing concert. Recovering because I went all out on Saturday night, partying like a rock star. I therefore appologise that...