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The latest venture of SA entertainment website Texx and the City is Texx Talks – a weekly interview-style music podcast that takes a look behind the curtain at what fuels your favourite musicians – from Mzansi to the world.

A joint venture between Tecla Ciolfi (TATC’s curator & editor), producers Jonathan Inggs and Matthew Loots (Unicorn Media) and research assistant Al Clapper, listen in weekly to find out why Texx Talks slaps harder than a warm Ben 10 on a cold night.

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    • 2.7 • 60 Ratings

The latest venture of SA entertainment website Texx and the City is Texx Talks – a weekly interview-style music podcast that takes a look behind the curtain at what fuels your favourite musicians – from Mzansi to the world.

A joint venture between Tecla Ciolfi (TATC’s curator & editor), producers Jonathan Inggs and Matthew Loots (Unicorn Media) and research assistant Al Clapper, listen in weekly to find out why Texx Talks slaps harder than a warm Ben 10 on a cold night.

    LeloWhatsGood - When in Vogue

    LeloWhatsGood - When in Vogue

    Lelowhatsgood is a multi-talented member of South Africa’s entertainment scene who is an innovative creative force and revels in being a disruptor across the board.
     
    As an unapologetic queer voice for communities who need it the most, he is redefining this country’s queer culture and if you’re not following him on socials what are you doing with your life because they are lit on any given day. 
     
    Early creative endeavours have led to Lelo carving out a niche and safe space for queer culture, and has now gone on to be a mentor for those who feel that there might not be “a way”. Lelo continues to be the kingmaker of taste and we are here for it. 



    For our growing back catalogue of awesome, head on over to www.texxtalks.com or follow us on Facebook Instagram Twitter for updates, things you need to hear.

    Also: make sure you follow Texx and the City on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram or all of your music news.

    • 46 min
    Xxtra - Evida

    Xxtra - Evida

    Texx Talks Xxtra brings you short, sweet, and to the point interviews that might have not ordinarily have fit into our regular season. 
    For our next installment, we chat to a producer and performer who has been making danceable electronic music that runs the scale of sub-genres with its honest lyricism and clean production from his early teens, with a measured approach to life, always seeking creative balance.
     
    For our growing back catalogue of awesome, head on over to www.texxtalks.com or follow us on Facebook Instagram Twitter for updates, things you need to hear.

    Also: make sure you follow Texx and the City on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram or all of your music news. Texx Talks is recorded at CAYA Creative Studios in beautiful Cape Town, South Africa.

    • 22 min
    Lanaga Mavuso - Chronicle of Love

    Lanaga Mavuso - Chronicle of Love

    Langa Mavuso is an R&B-soul singer-songwriter whose voice conveys a depth of emotion that will take you on a welcome and willing rollercoaster of feels.
     
    His debut album was one of the best albums of 2020, chronicling the beginning, middle and end of a relationship, and expertly tapped into the rawness of pain, healing and the human condition.
     
    From speaking his own truth to translating that and his vision in unique brand collaborations, Langa is at the forefront of making sure his endevours work for the queer comminty writ large, all the while wracking up the streams in the millions. 
     
    Outro Song: next2me - Langa Mavuso and Una Rams - Apple Music
     
    Set List:
     
    Pretend - Apple Music
    Love Lost - Apple Music
    Love Six - Apple Music
    Calamities - Apple Music
    Searching - Apple Music
    The Wild, the Beast - Apple Music
    All of Me - Apple Music
     
    For our growing back catalogue of awesome, head on over to www.texxtalks.com or follow us on Facebook Instagram Twitter for updates, things you need to hear.

    Also: make sure you follow Texx and the City on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram or all of your music news.

    • 52 min
    Xxtra - Aymos

    Xxtra - Aymos

    Texx Talks Xxtra brings you short, sweet, and to the point interviews that might have not ordinarily have fit into our regular season. 
    For our next installment, we are talking to an Amapiano maverick and singer-songwriter who this country cannot seem to get enough of and the release of his debut album “Yimi Lo” has just reinforced that.
     
    For our growing back catalogue of awesome, head on over to www.texxtalks.com or follow us on Facebook Instagram Twitter for updates, things you need to hear.

    Also: make sure you follow Texx and the City on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram or all of your music news.
    Texx Talks is recorded at CAYA Creative Studios in beautiful Cape Town, South Africa.

    • 21 min
    Felix Jaehn - Rather Out Than In

    Felix Jaehn - Rather Out Than In

    Felix Jaehn is a DJ, producer and songwriter who has a complex musical prowess that reflects his versatility and wide-ranging musical aptitude.
     
    While music is always his focal point, he simultaneously champions matters close to his heart, matters that are always worth talking about like mental health, and the empowerment of the LGBTQIA+ community.
     
    A master of self-introspection with a natural tendency towards making the best of things, both personally and professionally, Felix is a new breed of musician that knows who he is and where he's going.
     
    Set List:
     
    OMI Cheerleader (Felix Jaehn Remix) - Apple Music
    Breath (Demo) (Feat. Mis Li) - Apple Music
    Hot To Touch - Apple Music
     
    For our growing back catalogue of awesome, head on over to www.texxtalks.com or follow us on Facebook Instagram Twitter for updates, things you need to hear.
     
    Also: make sure you follow Texx and the City on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram or all of your music news.

    • 42 min
    The Red Edition - Shekhinah

    The Red Edition - Shekhinah

    To celebrate the launch of Radisson Red Rosebank, Texx Talks has teamed up with the Radisson Group to spotlight four individuals that represent their four pillars of art, music, design and fashion.
     
    The third episode of The Red Edition features Shekhinah, a multi-award winning singer-songwriter who single-handedly spearheaded a new wave of pop and R&B in South Africa, and with her female-focused festival Rosefest, became an entrepreneurial force to be reckoned with.
     
    Radisson Red presents a playful twist on the conventional, and the latest edition to their family is Radisson Red Rosebank in Johannesburg, a super slick hotel in the beating heart of Johannesburg’s “Art Mile”
     
    Radisson Red gives you the chance to tune in and out, switching effortlessly between business and pleasure, and in this special four-part series, I’ll be highlighting 4 individuals that represent Radisson Red’s 4 pillars, through art, music, design and fashion.  
     
    Be sure to check out Radisson RED Rosebank, Johannesburg at radissonhotels.com and across all social platforms @radissonredrosebank  
     
    Or if you’re in the Rosebank area, why not take a stroll past Radisson RED and snap your own selfie in front of their statement red angel wings - everyone’s welcome!
     
    For our growing back catalogue of awesome, head on over to www.texxtalks.com or follow us on Facebook Instagram Twitter for updates, things you need to hear.

    Also: make sure you follow Texx and the City on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram or all of your music news.

    • 32 min

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