Toza Matafale is Right

April 19, 2016 3

By: Wonderful Mkhutche Toza Matafale, the young brother to the fallen Malawi reggae icon, Evison Matafale, has of recent been in the media for his response to the remixed / sampled songs of his late […]

MZUNI Hosts IIF Mini Festival 2016

April 18, 2016 0

By: Steve Chipala As Malawi continues to make strides towards promoting the film industry, the palm-fringed Mzuzu University (MZUNI), on Sunday afternoon played host to the International Images Film (IIF) mini festival for women April […]

Piksy, Nepman to Perform in Capetown Again

April 14, 2016 0

By: Lackson Kanyoza High flying Malawi’s local urban musicians Piksy and Nepman are expected to perform in the rainbow nation of south Africa next month. The duo, by public demand has been invited again after their scintillating […]

Tay Grin Needs a Ghostwriter

April 13, 2016 1

By: Wonderful Mkhutche   This suggestion will be strange. Even before the existence of the music in Malawi, when the Balaka sound was dominating, a person writing a song for someone was never a practice. […]

How Billy Kaunda Brought Down Bakili Muluzi

April 13, 2016 2

By: Wonderful Mkhutche   In his first three albums, Mwapindulanji (1997), Alibe Mawu (1999) and Muyime Kaye (2000), Billy Kaunda was a musician who completely had nothing to do with politics. He was a soft-spoken young man who simply went into […]

Hip-Hop Kings Called Trap Squad

April 13, 2016 0

By: Wonderful Mkhutche   One of the prominent rap pioneers in Malawi was a group, the Real Elements. From the late 1990s to the early 2000s, they launched and defined rap music in Malawi. They […]

Exclusive: Sangwani Beats the odds

April 6, 2016 0

By: Trifonia Chagoma   Malawian musician Sangwani Munthali is ready to release his third album entitled “Ndipulumutseni” Recorded in Windhoek, Namibia, with professionals from Zimbabwe and Namibia, the project has 13 tracks. It is an album […]

Three Types of Reggae Music in Malawi

April 5, 2016 0

By: Wonderful Mkhutche What is the most performed kind of music in Malawi? It should be reggae music. Malawi can safely be called ‘The Little Jamaica’ as far as the dominance of reggae music is […]

Our Image is Still Clear ~ Ma Blacks

April 4, 2016 1

By Lackson Kanyoza Chileka based reggae group the Black Missionaries Band has insisted that their image is still clean following their case against Illovo Dwangwa club where they were sued for failure to refund a […]

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