Monthly Archives: April 2016

Michael Kiwanuka – Love & Hate

This guy….THIS GUY! The title track of his Home Again album from 2012 has a very special place in my heart and it’s obvious to the ear that Kiwanuka’s music has evolved since then. The beauty in Love & Hate, and many of … Continue reading

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Okenyo – Just a Story

Like me, you might recognise Okenyo from Playschool. Admittedly, I only know Okenyo was on Playschool after catching it one afternoon and becoming so transfixed by the fact that there was an African-Australian person that I watched an entire episode of Playschool … Continue reading

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Mammal Hands – Kandaiki

Let’s all lose ourselves to Mammal Hands hypnotic jazz for a while –

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Conversations with a Taxi driver from Djibouti

Driver: I’ve got a story for you sister, one you’ll probably like. A white man caught my taxi and welcomed me to Australia. I told him, ‘you can’t welcome me here, it belongs to the Indigenous people’. He got mad … Continue reading

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