For our very first episode of Season 10, Texx Talks takes you behind the noise of Africa’s premier festival with Steyn Entertainment’s and Rocking the Daisies general manager, Shannon Valstar and her “right hand” Ashleigh Coetzer.
Grace Chatto is the cellist and singer of Clean Bandit, who represent the modern sound of the UK: diverse, subtly experimental, and committed to pop music as a joyfully unifying force.
Listen to this episode to hear Grace reflect on what it means to produce and create in a career spanning over a decade.
Texx Talks gets a huge number of artists reaching out to them to highlight their amazing content, and because they plan our seasons quite far in advance, they often can’t accommodate requests to spotlight some of the amazing “up and coming” talent South Africa, Africa and the world has to offer. And so, they started Texx Talks Xxtra.
Listen to the first episode!.
Sio is a singer, songwriter and spoken word artist who creates music that is so intricately layered and nuanced that she literally puts all of herself on the record.
Listen to this episode from the vault of Texx Talks to find out more about her illustrious career.
LordKez is a small-town girl that has emerged as a lady of the world, who paints a cosmos of poetic rhymes and soulful verses. Listen to this episode of Texx Talks to find out more about her growth and anticipation for Rocking the Daisies.
Hanna (aka Big Spinach) is a trailblazing rapper who lays witty lyrics over new-wave grooves, ushering in a new era of hip hop in Africa and making some serious moves.
Listen to this episode of Texx Talks to hear more about her path to success despite self-doubt.