Articles tagged blk jks

6 Jun 2010 // 9:10 AM


South Africa-based BLK JKS release an EP just in time for the World Cup.

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3 Sep 2009 // 10:00 PM

BLK JKS: After Robots

Vowels or no vowels, this arty post-punk band from South Africa rocks with an intelligence and sensitivity sorely missing in pop music today.

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Viva Africa: An Interview with Amadou & Mariam and BLK JKS

African music, often exiled from the pop mainstream, is making a new incursion in the U.S. Darling speaks to two major African artists, plus highlights the best new releases.

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24 Mar 2009 // 9:59 PM

BLK JKS: Mystery EP

A brilliant EP of impressive size and unbridled talent.

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//Mixed media

Con Brio: The Best New Live Band in America?

// Notes from the Road

"There’s a preciousness to McCarter and the rest of the mostly young band. You want to freeze the moment, to make sure they are taking it all in too. Because it’s going to change.

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