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A Six Pack of Free New Mp3s

2008-02-21 07:32
Madeleine Barnard
Half-Afrikaans and half-English Cape Town journalist makes her music debut with this slow ballad off her new album Unsung Heroes dedicated to undocumented heroes who’ve made a huge impact on her life.
Listen: Reënman

Van Coke Cartel
Afrikaans punk rock lead vocalist from Fokofpolisiekar, Francois Van Coke, has left to form his own Afrikaans rock trio. This is a taste of what they’re made of.
Listen: September fools

Heroes Wear Red
Tune into this melodic rock anthem reminiscent of bands like U2 and Soundgarden. It’s the title track off the former Bloodmoney’s debut album featuring ex-Sugardrive's drummer Garth McLeod and bassist Gavin Wienand and vocalist Tim Kroon.
Listen: Surviving September

Bust your speakers with this heavy, dark alternative rock jam off the new Jo’burg band’s much-awaited debut album, So Called Life.
Listen: 8

Jesse Jordan
Fly away from all the troubles of world with this beautifully sweet pop-rock joint which won Jesse Jordan the Shell Road to Fame Award for years.
Listen: Eastern Bridge

Trusenz ft Wanda
Pay tribute to all wasted lives with this jazzy joint by Mzansi’s new kid in hip-hop taken from his debut album, Nomadsland.
Listen: R.I.P

-Tiisetso Tlelima

This week tune into a tongue-in-cheek number by journo-turned-singer Madeleine Barnard or get ready to tear the roof off with some hard Afrikaans punk rock.

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