Posts Tagged 'jacob israel'

YESTERDAYʼS PUPIL Releases PART 4: The Goodbye Remix Edition

Posted on October 29 2012 by dirtyoldman

Tuesday, the 23rd of October, saw the release of Part 4 of Yesterdayʼs Pupilʼs new album for free download. Part 4 is entitled The Goodbye Remix Edition and features remixes of the song ʻGoodbyeʼ by renowned SA artists. Goodbye was featured on Part 1 (Singularity) which was released in November last year. After the release [...]

A Hollow In The Land – A Call To Arms

Posted on June 19 2012 by Rick Disco

Jacob Israel and his wife Ola (from Fulka) have been busy with a collaborative project called A Hollow In The Land. Together, they create cimmerian and misty ballads with an ever-calming presence raptured with strong blasts of gritty noise drones. We used instruments such as “prepared” banjo, we attached some foil underneath the strings on [...]

Review: Fulka – The Mystery Of The Seven Stars

Posted on October 6 2010 by Rick Disco

Pretoria, South Africa, is uncannily good at producing incredibly talented musicians that are not afraid to take on unfamiliar genres within our country. Singer-songwriter Ola Kobak is no exception in this regard. She is the beautiful voice behind Fulka, a Pretoria based folktronica act. The word Fulka is derived from a Germanic noun meaning “people” [...]

Free Album: Jacob Israel – “This Too Will Pass”

Posted on July 19 2010 by dirtyoldman

Towards the end of last year Jacob Israel brought out his 3rd album. I enjoyed it immensly and it also recieved positive feedback from many others. However, since it was a limited run it was inevitable that not everyone who wanted a copy got one, but now thanks in part to the awesome power of [...]

Jacob Israel’s This Too Will Pass now available at Rythm Music Store

Posted on March 11 2010 by dirtyoldman

For those of you who haven’t been able to get your hands on one of the limited-run, physical copies This Too Will Pass is now available for purchase online at Tracks are R7.00 each or R84.00 for the whole album, which is a pretty good deal in my books. Visit his Facebook page to [...]

Album Review: Jacob Israel – This Too Will Pass

Posted on December 2 2009 by dirtyoldman

Cutout Collective gets the Jacob Israel touch

Posted on September 29 2009 by dirtyoldman

So Jozi based Alternative/Electro band Cutout Collective gave their track ‘Bloodlines’ to electronic alchemist Jacob Israel. True to form he took the track, mangled it up and spat out something amazing, both glitchy and melodic. Head over to their Facebook page to hear a couple other Cutout Collective tracks. Jacob Israel is set to release [...]

Music Video: Jacob Israel – Her Narnian Horse Analogy

Posted on May 15 2009 by dirtyoldman

While this video may not be new, I thought I’d post it for those of you have not seen it yet. The video was done by Louis Minnaar and the song comes off the first Jacob Israel album ‘My Paper Nautilus’ which is available as a free download here. You can also download his second [...]

Mtkidu, Jacob Israel and Mr Nobody @ Tings an Times (PTA)

Posted on May 14 2009 by Rick Disco

Where: Tings an Times, 1065 Arcadia Street, Pretoria “Golden Shongalolo Attacks Pretoria!!!” grab your panga boss… its gonna be a dirty night… MTKIDU, JACOB ISRAEL and MR KNOWBODY LIVE!!! Facebook even has it here!

And The Winner Is…

Posted on February 1 2009 by Rick Disco

Photo by Chris Saunders MTKIDU! One hundred and fifty one of you  have cast your vote in our “Who are your Top 5 electrotrash artists?” poll. The Top Five are as follows: Mtkidu Richard The Third DJ Lapse GaZo Jacob Israel Congratulations to you folks! It was awesome to see that a lot of the [...]

How To Have Fun When You Hold My Sampler While I Kiss Your Girlfriend!

Posted on December 7 2008 by Rick Disco

So we headed out to the Go-Go Bar last night to catch Mtkidu, Jacob Israel, Richard the Third whilst watching CHINXXX do some visuals… Go-Go bar is a pretty interesting venue, taking kitch decor to a new level. Richard The Third set the mood with a grooving set while more and more people started to [...]

Mtkidu, Hold my sampler while I kiss your girlfriend @ Go-Go Bar (JHB)

Posted on November 26 2008 by Rick Disco

Where: The Go-Go Bar, Cnr Bree & Henry Nxumalo streets, JHB The second show of Mtkidu’s South African tour… playing alongside them will be Jacob Israel, Richard The Third, VJ CHINXXX! Mad, rad, eXtreme electro! Check out the Facebook event here! [ad#et-page]

Mtkidu – Hold My Sampler While I Kiss Your Girlfriend (SA Tour)!

Posted on November 26 2008 by Rick Disco

Click for a larger version of the flyer! So Mtkidu are hitting the streets this December to tour the country and show you what they’re made of! Joining them on the tour are electrotrash favourites Jacob Israel and Richard The Third! The tour will consist of four shows: 2nd December @ Tings ‘n Times (Pretoria) [...]

Junkyard Jukebox 2 @ Cool Runnings Fourways (JHB)

Posted on September 20 2008 by Rick Disco

Where: Cool Runnings Fourways, cnr Witkoppen and Riverbend, JHB Cost: R20 From facebook event: “Join us for the Second Edition of Junkyard Jukebox! Featuring performances by THE TASHA BAXTER Band – JACOB ISRAEL – Reflex DNB Dj’s and more.! After the success of the first Junkyard Jukebox, which saw over 1000 people come and jam [...]