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2009-07-24 14:13
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Top and Macho
Finally realised that the conveyor belt of Billboard rappers you see on MTV Base just aren't keeping it real. une into this 'Spaza' rap duo's deliriously dope, kasi conscious vernacular rapped rhyme off the cult Mother City hip-hop compilation, Planetary Assault.
Listen/Download: Kakalaki

Thomas Channell
Fans of David Gray, James Blunt or Elton John should sigh over this sublime invocation to love from Aussie-born, South African-raised, and New York-bloomed singer-songwriter. Off his second album, 'The Seduction Of Thomas Channell'.
Listen/Download: Take Me As I Am

Die Maverick
"Don't bite the bitter fruit unless you plan to eat it all tonight" caution these Benoni bad boys on this guitar-driven radio rock anthem about putting your past behind you. Fans of wall of hook-heavy modern rockers like Prime Circle, this one's for you.
Listen/Download: Learn to Forget

Red Light in June
Former Janie Jones front woman Natalie Jordaan leads her rouge rockers through another bad ass power ballad about letting go of codependent relationships. If you've ever been stuck in some sort of S&M battle of the sexes, then this one's well worth a listen.
Listen/Download: Choke Me  

Dolly Rockers
Alternative country fans are in for a real treat with this psychologically bruised title track from the cult SA combo fronted by Greg Donnelly (guitar and vocals), Anthony Bull (bass), Matthew Gervais (drums ) and Pitchie Rommelaere (lead guitar). Off their last will and testament, The Heat.
Listen/Download: The Heat 

Fans of Tori Amos, Heather Nova, Alanis Morrisette, Jewel, Sarah Mclaughlan, and Ani di Franco's bipolar folk bliss are going to love this delicately bruised electro-acoustic ballad off rising Afrikaans songstress, Gizelle's debut CD, 'Begin'.
Listen/Download: Val 

Plus, on this month's Streaming MP3 Jukebox
A World Music Six Pack
From the fiery Afrobeat sounds of Tony Allen and the avant-garde Congolese trance hypnosis of Konono # 1 to Oumou Sangare's bewitching Malian vocal ballads, new Asian classical jazz fusion from Hector Zazou and more.
Listen to exclusive audio streams of the full tracks. Click here 

Download metrosexual love songs, girl powered rouge rock, killer kasi rap, classic alternative country, hot new world music and more.
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