Moonlight Rhythm Society

Judy Roberson chats to Peter Gaylord from Moonlight Rhythm Society on The South African and Indie Music Zone. Moonlight Rhythm Society consists of three musicians that have been together since the early 1980s. Marcus Oberlecher and Andreas Oberlechner are Austrian Expats who since their emigration to South Africa have lived close to Johannesburg. Peter Gaylord […]

John Ellis

Judy Roberson interviews the remarkable John Ellis on the SA & Indie Music Zone. The ex-Tree63 front-man has been on an extended hiatus from music since 2015, and has not written or released new music since the delayed releases of “Tells” and “Growing Silent”, his two 2017 albums which both contained older unreleased material. He […]

Matt Stern

Today we had the opportunity to chat to singer/songwriter and all round nice guy, Matt Stern on the Drive Zone. Matt is an actor and singer who is well known for his roles in Musical Theatre, film, television and live singing performances. Matt graduated from TUT with a National Diploma in Musical Theatre in 1996. […]

Aschbird

Judy Roberson chats to Aschbird on the SA & Indie Music Zone. Aschbird lives in Bloubergstrand, Cape Town and previously released 3 albums with the band K, Ray and The Bird. They started in 2007 and have been taking a long hiatus from around 2018. He is also a High School Economics teacher in the […]

Dave Goldberg – The DG Band

It was our privilege to have Dave Goldberg of the DG Band join us in the studio for a chat with the Unicorn. David Goldberg, also known to his fellow musicians as Dawie, has been playing piano/keyboards and singing professionally for the past 20 years. Born in Johannesburg he grew up playing the many venues […]

Ben Dey & The Concrete Lions

The Unicorn chats to Ben Dey and Khaya from the Cape Town band, Ben Dey & The Concrete Lions. Ben is a prolific lyricist who draws inspiration from together by poetic verses that use commercial metaphors to express subversive socio, political and environmental themes. He spends much of his time outdoors (climbing, running, riding, surfing) […]

Jono Tait – Hatchetman

Today we chatted to Jono Tait from the Cape Town band, Hatchetman. He also spoke to us about as upcoming live music events at Alma Cafe in Rosebank. Hatchetman’s soaring harmonies and searing dynamism in the musical accompaniment has brought many a person to tears. The honesty, and a willingness to explore the darker and […]

Simone Govender

It was our privilege to chat to South African singer/songwriter, Simone Govender, on the Drive Zone. Simone was born in Durban but moved to Johannesburg as a child. She started piano lessons at the age of five and picked up the guitar when she was fourteen. It was then that she realised that she wanted […]

Kyle September

The Unicorn chats to South African singer/songwriter, Kyle September on the Drive Zone. Kyle has been working in the industry for around ten years but has loved music for as long as he can remember. “While my mother was pregnant with me, my father would play guitar and sing to me. He taught me how […]