Crossing Cape Town’s divide with Black Major Selects at Muse All Weekend Festival

The first Muse All Weekend Festival provided the perfect platform to launch Black Major Selects, our brand new events and programming division. Held at Colorbox Studios in Cape Town’s Paarden Eiland, the festival was created to draw the city’s diverse music and audiences together – and it was a pleasure to work with WaxOn, We […]

Muse Festival: Crossing the Great Divides of Cape Town’s Fractured Underground

Article featured on Bubblegumclub By Ian McNair Cape Town has hope on the horizon. A city well known for its social segregation and physically apparent apartheid-born economic divides has a new underground-ish musical saviour being birthed. A brand new festival, put on by Nomadiq Music, Black Major, We House Sundays and Wax On aims to […]

Muse full line up announced

Muse festival is just the type of festival we wanted to be involved in. Something that blends different genres, bring different scenes together and genuinely has music at the core focus. Members of the team have frequented events at Colorbox and gone to Wax On and it’s an honour to be involved with some of […]

Clap! Clap! announces new album featuring John Wizards & Bongeziwe Mabandla

Italian producer Clap! Clap! announced his upcoming release A Thousand Skies last week, coming off the ever progressive and one of our favourite labels Black Acre. The album includes two collaborations with none other than Bongeziwe Mabandla and John Wizards, and is due be released on 17th February 2017. A Thousand Skies tracklist: Discessus Nguwe feat. Bongeziwe Mabandla […]

Muse Festival: Black Major Selects stage

Black Major Muse

Black Major is proud to be running a stage in a new 3-day festival happening at Colorbox Studios in Cape Town. Our stage runs on Saturday 10th of December and will feature Alice Phoebe Lou, Fever Trails, Card On Spokes, John Wizards, Christian Tiger School and DJ Lag. The event will showcase the best in Electronica […]

Lusaka by night

Black Major John Wizards Lusaka by Night

Song written, produced and performed by John Wizards. Video by Sebastian Borckenhagen. Taken from the single “John Wizards – Lusaka By Night” (Planet Mu, June 2013)

Muizenberg

Black Major John Wizards Muizenberg

Song written, produced and performed by John Wizards. Video by Sebastian Borckenhagen. Taken from the single “John Wizards – Muizenberg” (Planet Mu, December 2013) Fresh from supporting Jagwar Ma on a UK and European tour, the Cape Town band John Wizards drop the lush ‘Muizenberg’ as a single. Taken from their critically acclaimed and eponymous debut, […]

Friend (Live)

Black Major John Wizards Friend

Aperture extensions: John Wizards videos Cinematography: Bernard Myburgh Produced by glowLDB