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2008-10-02 12:26
Bob Dylan
Exclusive! The bard is back with a new bootleg. Enjoy this rare folk rock gem off his forthcoming CD Tell Tale Signs – The Bootleg Series Volume 8.
Listen: Mississippi

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

Howard Roark
Obsessive compulsive wails about chasing skirts are seldom as addictive as this 'St. Vitus' dance rock wail off the Main Attraction EP.
Listen: What is Beautiful

Urban Creep
A rare 1995 live version of Chris Letcher (guitar, vocals) and co.'s exquisite ballad off their seminal debut CD, Sea Level.
Listen: Noah (live)

Fans of John 'Cougar' Mellencamp, Bruce Springsteen and Tom Petty are going to love this soulful adult contemporary rocker off Time.
Listen: Time

The Horrocast
Call it "Metalcore" or "Technical Melodic Death Metal". This tonsil-toaster off their incendiary Cities of Deception EP is nightmarishly scary stuff.
Listen: Fallen Angels
This week's Top 5 Downloads
1: Bob Dylan
Legendary liedjieboer shares another rare folk rock nugget off his brand new b-sides CD collection "33 b-sides (Getye Van Verandering)".
Listen: Ek Sal Vir Jou 'n Leeu Gee

2: 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...

3: Khumbula
A dynamic jazz and maskandi-folk filtered fusion gem off the Gauteng Afrobeat combo's Bayakhulum. There's a hint of North African soul in here too.
Listen: Yindaba Kabani

4: Foto Na Dans
Forget the Muse comparisons. These Afrikaans rock poster boys have a progessive rock sound all their own. Off their new CD, Pantomime op Herwinbare Klanke.
Listen: Natuurlik Verlig

5: Fokofpolisiekar
An addictively 'main' mash-up medley of all four songs from the fab Afrikaans five's brand new Antibiotika CD and DVD.
Listen: Antiobiotika Mash-up medley

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

In this week's mix: Bob Dylan sings the blues, Amanda Strydom gets nostalgic, Howard Roark chase skirts, classic Urban Creep and more. Plus! Listen to MP3 streams from 340ml, AC/DC, Bhelltower, Dirty Skirts, eVoid, and more. publishes all comments posted on articles provided that they adhere to our Comments Policy. Should you wish to report a comment for editorial review, please do so by clicking the 'Report Comment' button to the right of each comment.

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