Monday, December 7 2009
The best debuts are exciting not only for what they promise, but for what they deliver, too. Think of these ten albums not as what could be, but also what already is: the best debut records of 2009.
Sunday, July 5 2009
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.
Sunday, June 6 2010
South Africa-based BLK JKS release an EP just in time for the World Cup.
Thursday, September 3 2009
Vowels or no vowels, this arty post-punk band from South Africa rocks with an intelligence and sensitivity sorely missing in pop music today.
Tuesday, March 24 2009
A brilliant EP of impressive size and unbridled talent.