Velve - Wired Angel

Velve is not a cheerful band. It's hard to classify their unique blend of alternative rock, punk and goth sensibilities, but AFI springs to mind... More »

16Stitch - Beautiful Angelic Parasite

I've been feverishly waiting to review this album. Beautiful Angelic Parasite is the debut album by 16Stitch, one of the forerunners of hardcore music in SA. Amazingly, the album was recorded and produced by the band in the space of one month, with... More »

Jo Day - No Warning

Marq Vas calls it a '12 track rock lumber punch'. I call it the future of South African rock. If Jo Day isn't the next band to join Seether on the ladder to international fame, there is no justice in the world... More »

The Narrow - Travellers

Travellers is the second album by South Africa's most talked about band right now. The Narrow's debut album Self Conscious spawned no less than 4 chart topping singles, was nominated for a SAMA and voted best album of 2003 by Barney Simon. Needless to say... More »