Tagged: BLK JKS

Johannesburg Mix

Stream: BLK JKS and Athi-Patra Ruga’s Sound of Johannesburg Mix

Continuing his acoustic trek across the globe, DJ N-RON (bka Daniel Perlin) transports us to Johannesburg BLK JKS and visual artist Athi-Patra Ruga. In a group statement, BLK JKS vouch for pleasure of living in … read more »

POSTED July 5, 2011 5:15PM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

CHLLNGR f. Spoek Mathambo, BLK JKS, and Mo Laudi “Ask For (Africa Remix)” MP3

CHLLNGR‘s nighttime dubby jam “Ask For” takes a trip way south from its Copenhagen birthplace to get Africa remixed by FADER #69/FADER #52 cover boys Spoek Mathambo and Mpumi Mcata of BLK JKS, as well … read more »

POSTED June 2, 2011 2:05PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , , ,

Nike Sportswear and The FADER Present Pitch Perfect Episode 7: BLK JKS Come Home

Two years ago, we put South Africa’s BLK JKS on the cover of our Africa issue after hearing about them through a couple trusted sources. At the time, they were nearly unknown outside of their … read more »


Live from South Africa, Day 2: The Priest, The Druid and Bafana Bafana

Combine Mardi Gras and carnival and sprinkle in the fourth of July, and you can get about ten percent of the vibe of South Africa right now. Over the last 24 hours, between the jubilant … read more »

POSTED June 11, 2010 4:38PM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: ,

The Morning After: BLK JKS f. Alicia Keys, "Too Late" at the FIFA World Cup Kick-Off Concert

Check in with us daily to see Suite903 artists take over TV. Today we’re watching Alicia Keys and BLK JKS perform “Too Long” from yesterday’s ESPN feed from South Africa.

POSTED June 11, 2010 11:19AM IN SUITE903 TAGS: , , , ,

Live from South Africa, Day 1: BLK JKS, Soweto and the Opening Ceremony

I watched the official film of World Cup 2006 on the 15-hour flight from New York to Johannesburg and instantly regretted it. As a fan of French football and admirer of Zinedine Zidane, I don’t … read more »

POSTED June 10, 2010 11:30AM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (5) TAGS: ,

Stream: BLK JKS’ ZOL! EP

How bananas is it that BLK JKS are playing the opening ceremonies of the World Cup? It feels like just yesterday that we gave them their first cover in FADER #52 and were bothering the … read more »

POSTED June 2, 2010 5:45PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: ,

Blk Jks, “Lakeside (Fractal DNB Remix)” MP3

As we noted about a month ago, BLK JKS will be playing the opening ceremonies of World Cup 2010 on June 10th in their home city of Johannesburg at the Orlando Stadium, alongside such superstars … read more »

POSTED May 24, 2010 1:15PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , , , ,

Blk Jks, “Zol” MP3

Blk Jks, cover stars of our March 2008 Africa issue, are playing the opening of the World Cup in South Africa in early June. Two years and three months is all it takes, folks. We’re … read more »

POSTED April 21, 2010 10:36AM IN MP3 / STREAMS Comments (2) TAGS: ,

Ghetto Palms 90: New Styles / Shangaan Electro / South Africa Road Epic!

You may have noticed over the past few weeks that I have been repping the Africa 2010 theme hard lately. So when Wills Glasspiegel—an Afropop Worldwide producer who also oversaw The Very Best’s Warm Heart … read more »

POSTED February 24, 2010 12:38PM IN GHETTO PALMS Comments (12) TAGS: , ,