Durban

Triathalons

Robbers try to Cut off Triathlete Mhlengi Gwala's Legs with Chainsaw

The South African triathlete was training on his bicycle when assailants took him down and tried to cut off his legs.
Liam Daniel Pierce
3.7.18
Feature

The Brutal History of South Africa's Most Famous Curry

The real story of Durban curry, the dish that sparked countless urban legends.
Ishay Govender-Ypma
11.11.17
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DJ Lag Shares a Bumping New Track, "Asphakamanga"

Catch the Gqom producer on New York's The Lot radio later today.
THUMP Staff
5.19.17
Interviews

MISSU Could Be the Spiciest Thing Out of Durban Since the Bunny Chow

FYI, the bunny chow is a hollow loaf of bread filled with curry, so from that alone you know this artist is gonna be tasty.
Bob Perfect
12.9.16
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Check Out a Dark and Disorientating New Track by Gqom Legend DJ Lag

Listen to "Umlilo" from the Durban-based producer's new EP for Goon Club Allstars
Josh Baines
10.26.16
thump news

Watch the Gqom Documentary 'Woza Taxi' and Hear TLC Fam's Contribution to its Soundtrack

"No 2 BeeF (slima)" is off the 'Gqom Oh! x Crudo Volta Mixtape.'
Alexander Iadarola
7.21.16
thump news

Lit City Trax Producer Durban Has Given Away 100 Tracks on Twitter

He'll play a Lit City Rave this Friday alongside J-Cush, DJ TiGa, and Massacooraman.
Alexander Iadarola
5.24.16
London

A Side-by-Side Look at Cities After 2ºC Versus 4ºC of Global Warming

It looks like something out of the post-apocalypse.
Clinton Nguyen
11.9.15
Music Exchange

Meet Muzi, the South African Skater Kid Making Beats That'll Break Your Chest

"The saddest part is that these guys are doing things that are authentically South African, but nobody here recognizes it."
Bob Perfect
11.5.15
Stuff

Meet the Struggling South African Cult That Tried to Kill Demon Hitler

Bernard Poolman tried to fashion himself as the next L. Ron Hubbard and failed gloriously.
River Donaghey
8.4.15
South Africa

This Qgom Mix From Spoek Mathambo Is a Master Class in Your New Favorite Genre

Qgom tracks are usually low quality MP3s made by obscure artists, which is why this is such a gem.
Michelle Lhooq
6.16.15