Artist: Die Antwoord, “Fat Faded Fuck Face”
Album: Mount Ninja and Da Nice Time Kid
Long-time favourite out of Johannesburg
Sounds like: Between the song title and the album title I don’t need to say a thing!
Artist: Koelle, “Over Clouds ft Elli”
South Africa is home to this electronic brilliance.
Sounds like: Closing your eyes and feeling like you’re there
Artist: Alice Phoebe Lou, “Orbit”
The epitome of eclectic indie out of South Africa
Sounds like: Circling but never quite touching
Artist: The Radio Dept., “Swedish Guns”
Album: Running Out of Love
Out of Sweden and worth your time
Sounds like: Views on guns explored
Artist: The Raveonettes, “A Good Fight”
I love this group’s anti-album concept – just drop a new song every month!
Sounds like: A need to explore your anger
Artist: Machinedrum, “Do It 4 U”
Album: Human Energy
Electronics and beat culture from this L.A. based human machine
Sounds like: Moving towards truth