Author Archives: Julian Kubel

We recently caught up with our team rider, Bradley Henry, and asked him a few questions about life and skateboarding. Check out the interview: Name:Bradley Henry Age:23 Birthplace: Mitchell plain Q:Favorite hang out spot A:With Twentyskeight (20SK8) Q:What album(s)/ tunes are you currently playing on repeat? A: Asap rocky, Asap mob & YoungstaCpt Q:Who is […]

Redondo from Driemanskap In celebration of 420 and the recent law passed in the Western Cape, allowing home consumption of cannabis, which marks an important step towards legalization, we decided to leak a track with you today. Trenton and Free Radical’s track ‘Groodboom’ features the supremely talented Redondo from Cape Town’s biggest hip hop group […]

The Butan team is incredibly proud of Ms Nonduduzo Ngcobo who graduated cum laude with a Masters degree in Social Sciences for her research titled: “Fashioning Meaning: The Graphic T-shirts of Butan Wear and Magents Lifestyle Apparel as Socio-Cultural Communication about South Africa”. ‘A study of fashion might seem trivial – after all, fashion is […]

We are giving away two sets of double tickets to catch Mick Jenkins LIVE in Cape Town on the 8th April at District How to enter: 1. Change your facebook profile pic to the official Mick Jenkins Cape Town pic. Grab it here: http://hyperurl.co/f831sg 2. Share the event hyperurl.co/8xmu3j on your profile and with friends […]

After the Jozi show having sold out, we recenty received the good news that Uppercut will be hosting Mick Jenkins in Cape Town. The Chicago-based rapper has performed at major international events such as Lollapalooza, South by Southwest, Montreal Jazz Festival, Pitchfork Music Festival, Reading Festival, Decibel Festival, and has toured alongside Method Man, Redman, […]

Mick released his first official mixtape, “The Mickstape” back 2012 releasing his second mixtape “The Pursuit of HappyNess: The Story of Mickalascage” that same year. He released his 3rd mixtape “Trees & Truths” which quickly became a local favorite. In 2014 Mick would then release his 5th mixtape “The Water[s]” to critical acclaim & considered […]