A talented SA DJ Audiojerk live in Amsterdam

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Live From Amsterdam – Audiojerk

Makonwabe Bekwa aka Audiojerk is one of the new young talents coming out of Langa (South Africa). This was his first trip to the Amsterdam Dance Event and his international debut. Thanks to Pioneer DJ , Boiler Room and ADE to help us build bridges for new talent. source | Bridges for Musicaudiojerk-bekwa

Audiojerk will return to Amsterdam for Awakenings festival in June as STAB VIRUS, his other music project with Siphe Tebeka. | For more info on Bridges for Music please visit: www.bridgesformusic.org

 

 

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Red Bull Music Academy H∆SHTAG$ Season II

H∆SHTAG$ Season II

As more and more of the global population comes of age online, the distinction between URL and IRL becomes increasingly hazy. We live in a world of open-source subcultures, where the hyper-local and the hyper-specific never stay that way for long. H∆SHTAG$ Season II focuses in on what happens after a homebrewed music scene or movement becomes a global phenomenon. Who’s left standing once a trend has hit peak hype?

H∆SHTAG$  – Season II A discussion on internet music phenomena and digital culture
H∆SHTAG$ – Season II A discussion on internet music phenomena and digital culture

From the streets of Durban to the hard drives of Europe’s dance music vanguard via WhatsApp: these are the coordinates that map out the journey of South Africa’s recent club craze, gqom. Continue reading “Red Bull Music Academy H∆SHTAG$ Season II”