Van Coke Kartel is Francois Van Coke, Wynand Myburgh Jason Oosthuizen en Jed Kossew. Van Coke Kartel is known for their diverse live performances, from intimate shows at smaller venues, with Francois on acoustic guitar and Wynand on upright bass, to energetic, large-scale events, which has seen them share the stage with international acts such […]
We’ve been toying with this idea for a while, ever since we discovered the iPad and its awesome music apps Would it be possible for a band for a band to put together an entire performance only using apps for the iPad? So we approached Holiday Murray with the idea and being the stand up […]
Good friend of Taxijam and all round good guy Pieter Hugo together with Michael Cleary won best young director award at Cannes last night for this video ! So awesome for talent like this to be recognized abroad.. Artist: Spoek Mathambo (spoekmathambo.com) Directed & shot by: Pieter Hugo (pieterhugo.com) & Michael Cleary (michaelcleary.co.za) Edited […]
Berlins Modeselektor graced our shores for the “Taste of Sonar” hosted by the Design Indaba in February 2012, we cornered them late one Tuesday night – this is what happens when you take 2 Mini Korg Synths, a drum machine, a travelling guitar amp and plug them all into the Taxis sounds system…… more info […]
Die Antwoord is a zef rap-rave crew from Cape Town, South Africa. Die Antwoord crew is Ninja, Yo-landi Vi$$er and DJ Hi-Tek. “Die Antwoord is a lovable, mongrel-like entity made in South Africa, the love-child of many diverse cultures, black, white, coloured and alien, all pumped into one wild and crazy journey down the crooked […]
Daniel Friedman known on stage as Deep Fried Man, is a South African comedian, musician and writer, based in Johannesburg. Formerly part of the alternative folk scene in Johannesburg, he made the transition to comedy at the beginning of 2010. He was voted Best Newcomer at the first annual Comics Choice Awards held at the […]
Some refer to him as the Bob Dylan of the northern suburbs but to those who share a taxi with him on the way to work, he’s just the sweaty guy in the brown vest. Jack Parow is a resident of Bellville, a ghetto located 12 miles from the centre of Cape Town. “That’s four […]
Taxijam was borne out of the love of a spontaneous performance - the fleeting moment when you hear a resonant chord in a crowded subway station, or a pitch perfect note from a passing taxi - we believe that music doesn't always have to be performed on a stage, or in front of an audience......