Tag: music

Fokofpolisiekar Selfmedikasie

Fokofpolisiekar’s “Selfmedikasie” Is Medicine For The Soul

I have been in possession of Fokofpolisiekar’s latest offering, Selfmedikasie (“Self medication”) – the band’s first full-length album in a decade – for exactly two weeks now, having received a special pre-release digital download awarded to backers of the band’s recent...

/ September 19, 2017
Art is uncomfortable

Art, By Its Very Nature, Is Uncomfortable

Art, By Its Very Nature, Is Uncomfortable A couple of years ago, I visited a well-known and extremely popular flea market in Johannesburg, South Africa. At that particular flea market, there was a stall called The Little Shop of Strange...

/ September 16, 2017
Heavy music

How Heavy Music Has Taught Me to Love Myself

Heavy metal music is extremely important to me, and I often refer to it in pieces about my own life experiences. I have literally unfriended people for insulting my taste in music; and not in the superficial Facebook kind of...

/ September 7, 2017