Murfy’s fLaw have today released their second music video this year and its called Whatchyu Want? Being Kenya’s oldest active rock group hasn’t stopped Murfy’s from reaching for firsts or breaking records and they do that with what is within their reach, extending their own traditions and influences to keep that fire burning. Whatchyu Want? […]
Having fully recovered from the events of this year’s This is Africa Fest, its now time to look back at how the events of that night unfolded.
105.5 XFm Deejay Edygrim premiered vol.3 of the most popular Kenyan rock and metal music bands. This is a one-hour playlist featuring everything from metalcore heavyweights Last Year’s Tragedy with songs from their 2013 EP Challenge Accepted.
A little girl clinches top spot in this week’s chart; however 105.5 X fm’s Weekly top 30 countdown has been characterised by even more significant changes over the past couple of months. The previously “pop heavy” chart is now a staple for rock lovers, with most of the top 25 songs being rock tunes. However it is the dominance of local rock bands in the charts top 10 that has been the real coup d’etat. But the more things change the more they stay the same.
We had the pleasure of being hosted by Nick Ndeda for the Xfm Breakfast Show. Represented by our writers Martin Kanja (interviews) , Yvonne Ndubi and yours truly, Heavy & The Beast talked about the Kenyan rock scene.