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21 August 2014
Wednesday 24 September, Heritage Day - An exciting line-up of multiple artists celebrating the diversity of the Shifty catalogue.
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21 August 2014
Join us for the launch of a Shifty September exhibition drawing on historical artefacts from the archives to explore the Shifty legacy
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21 August 2014
Friday 05 September - Film screening and panel discussion on James the ou, and James the maestr’ou
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21 August 2014
Wednesday 10 September - Screening of the documentary Voëlvry, die Toer, followed by a discussion moderated by Oppikoppi supremo, Carel Hoffmann.
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21 August 2014
Friday 12 September - Singers & Swenkas (52 minutes) and The Silver Fez (84 minutes) illustrate the diversity and depth of South African choir club culture.
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21 August 2014
Wednesday 17 September - Film screening, panel discussion and live performances. Explores the terrain where the need to express oneself outweighs commercial considerations.
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21 August 2014
Friday 19 September - What forces drive artists to produce work protesting the status quo? What forces align to stop them from doing so?
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21 August 2014
Tuesday 23 September - Multimedia stimulation and group nostalgia. Lloyd Ross highlights the Shifty era’s eclectic musical milestones and their back-stories.
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31 July 2014
A Heritage Month tribute to the Shifty Records music label, combining exhibitions, documentary screenings, panel discussions and, of course, concerts to celebrate the Shifty story of musical activism in the struggle for democracy in South Africa.
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31 July 2014
We’re asking all those music lovers out there to support our crowdfunding project in the lead up to SHIFTY SEPTEMBER.
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