The Discovered Country

Episode 29

In this, the penultimate episode of Tune Me What? for the year – Leon & Brett play some tracks from the artists, old and new, that they have discovered while doing the show. It goes to show that not only is the South African music scene an untapped reserve of amazing music, but it’s a renewable resource with an astonishing variety.

In this episode, we feature the music of:

  • Rozanne Gewaar
  • The Soul Brothers
  • Jack Parow
  • National Wake
  • Third Ear Experience
  • Freshlyground
  • Simphiwe Dana
  • Nakhane Toure
  • Die Radio Kalahari Orkes
  • Nico Carstens

And of course there’s more news in Gigs, Gossip & Grooves, including:

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