In which a certain Gavin Haynes travels to his native SA to find that the music scene is alive and well.
BLK JKS even get a mention!
Choice quote: "Meanwhile, an all-black group of childhood friends from Jo'burg's East Rand townships styled themselves as BLK JKS and began mixing the sounds of the psychedelic American underground with the afro-jazz they'd grown up with, forging the sort of enveloping art-rock swirl you'd expect from a back to basics TV On The Radio."
Gavin does double duty, blogging about his trip and his writing here.
Thanks to Peggy Unltd for the tip!
09 October 2008
Posted by EQUINOX at 8:34:00 AM