The Amblers release the video for Ratty Old Mo’

South African blues-rock duo The Amblers have released the video for Ratty Old Mo’, the title track from their latest EP. The band aren’t keen on delving too deep into the meaning behind their tracks as vocalist and guitarist Justin Swart explains, “It’s so important to us that people connect our songs to their own…

Ruff Majik release commanding new album Tårn

(Photographer – Christelle Duvenage) Today sees the release of Tårn the new album from South African psychedelic stoner sludge trio Ruff Majik. Already making a name for themselves after the release of Seasons in early 2018, the band have their red eyes set for the hazy horizon with this release. Recorded, produced and mixed by…

The Amblers unveil live video for their track “Sometimes”

(Photographer – Jacques Schutte) Hailing from the vibrant and diverse music industry in South Africa, folksy blues-rock duo The Amblers have unveiled a live video for the track Sometimes, taken from their debut EP The Dustling Man. An album that www.puregrainaudio.com described as, “Carrying a sound that leans towards the heavier side of things, fans…

Ethyl Ether Unveil Video for New Single Cold Black Soul

Alternative four-piece Ethyl Ether has just released a video for new single Cold Black Soul, taken from their forthcoming 3rd album Chrome Neon Jesus set for release later this year. Their sound is a mish mash of genres: not quite punk, not quite pop, not quite rock but something in between, which they have coined…

The Amblers Release New Album Ratty Old Mo’

(Photographer – Jacques Schutte) Today sees the release of Ratty old Mo’, the new album from South Africa’s blues-soaked rock n roll duo The Amblers. Already receiving praise from esteemed worldwide music media. Everything Is Noise had the following to say about the album – “ Sometimes edgy, sometimes somber, and always deep, Ratty Old…

Dirty Moonshine Release Video for New Single Shake the Roof

Dripping with sweat, and smelling of booze, Dirty Moonshine is everything your mother told you to avoid.  Rumbling and thundering from the Gauteng highveld, Dirty Moonshine sets the South African music scene ablaze with their whiskey-swilling, cigarette-toting, blues-swinging, rock ‘n roll. Today sees the release of the video for Shake the Roof, the latest single…

South Africa’s Son of Hawk Release Self-titled Debut Album

Hailing from the sleepy little surfing town of Jeffery’s Bay, Son of Hawk release their self-titled debut album today (3rd August). 12 tacks of no nonsense groove rock and featuring special guest appearances from some of South Africa’s rock royalty such as Albert Frost, Andre Kriel (The Black Cat Bones), Jaco Mans (Tidal Waves, Die…

Dirty Moonshine Deliver Debut Album “Bottom of the Barrel”

Today (27th July) sees the release of Bottom of the Barrel, the debut album from Johannesburg’s whiskey-swilling, cigarette-toting, blues-swinging, rock ‘n rollers Dirty Moonshine. Bassist Dave Freedman comments; “It’s been a long and interesting road to complete our debut album. From dead bodies being found outside the studio to absolute giggle fits in the studio.…