Cymande - “Bra”
This entire album is the bomb. You should check it out.
Bras off for this track!
Two of my favorite critics of the music known as jazz are Albert Murray and Amiri Baraka. Their voices are at opposite ends of the spectrum in terms of presentation, but are equally valid. They brought nuance to their criticism. That is something jazz critics, most of whom are white, do not bring…
“VERKOEL” – COOL OFF BY THIRZA SCHAAP
During the hot summer days at the Cape of Good Hope, South Africa, locals frequently come to the beach to “verkoel“, which means “to cool off” in Afrikaans. A resident of Cape Town herself, BRANSCH artist Thirza Schaap shot this personal series documenting the sunny daily life of South African youth having fun at the beach.