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2008-10-17 17:09
African Cream Kids feat. Wendy Oldfield
Celebrated songbird Wendy Oldfield hooks up with the African Cream Kids for another charming traditional African tale set to mellow acoustic melodies.
Listen: Red, Red, Red

New Holland
Stellenbosch rockers fire off this fresh, party starting first single off their debut CD, 01.
Listen: Shine

Anna Davel
Bewitching "Engelse folk" gem from this talented SAMA-winning Afrikaans diva. Off her recent album Raaisels, Skepe En 1000 Drome.
Listen: Behind My Eyes

Boulevard Blues Band
Legendary South African blues band gets down 'n dirty on this soulful live jam off the High On Blues compilation.
Listen: You Can't Judge a Book

Martini Henry
Falling Mirror fans should love this classy confessional ballad rocker off the Mother City compilation Pools of Sorrow, Waves of Joy.
Listen: Behind My Eyes

Plus! This month's free MP3 playlist: Songs of Faith & Devotion
Cross Over
- Listen: It Was I
- Listen: For I Am
Listen: Be With You
Listen: Ps25
Listen: Listening Intently
This week's Top 5 Downloads
1: Marimbas From Mother Africa
Classic South African folk song gets a soulful overhaul on this gorgeous rendition off African Cream's superb marimba primer.
Listen: Malaika

2: Bob Dylan
Channel 24 Exclusive! Enjoy this rare folk blues gem off his forthcoming CD Tell Tale Signs – The Bootleg Series Volume 8 .
Listen: Mississippi

3: Amanda Strydom
Award-winning adult contemporary diva gets nostalgic on this breezy first single off her long-awaited, new CD Kerse In Die Donker.
Listen: My Nostalgie

4: Machalk-Zeen
Clubs from Soweto and Alex to Sandton and LA are going to be on fire with this addictive kwaito floor filler off Kwaitomachine.
Listen: Best Girl

5: Valiant Swart
The legendary mystic blues rock boer shares this acoustic English conversation off his Dorpstraat Revisited solo project.
Listen: How Can U Tune Me Nooit....

Bonus: this month's MP3 streams
Jazzy reggae rubs shoudlers with subversive lounge dub on this deceptively chilled inner city critique off the Mozambican quartet's stunning new CD, Sorry For the Delay.
Listen: Fairy Tales

Mega-selling rockers give us a taste of what to expect from their brand new CD, Black Ice, which gets released on October 20, 2008. Produced by Brendan O' Brian no less!
Listen: Rock n Roll Train

Arno Carstens' dark side? Tun into this extreme electro-goth makeover of Clout's classic, featuring Cindy Alyer.
Listen: Substitute

Dirty Skirts
"Squishy Inside loves the open door!" tease the Skirts on this hand in glove kissed indie-rocker about "coming together on a midnight dance floor". Off their brand new CD, Daddy Don't Disco.
Listen: Wait For Today

The Windrich Brothers give fans of Dave Matthews, Robin Auld and Bright Blue a reason to listen on this killer comeback album.
Listen: Under Blue Skies

From acoustic African fairytales and down 'n dirty blues to bilingual ballads, inner city dub, smooth jazz, classic rock, songs of faith and devotion and more.

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