Soweto Necklace was formed in summer 2013, by a pair of musicians deeply inspired by traditional African music. Blending Highlife and Mbaqanga with the sensibilities of Manhattan New-Wave, Soweto Necklace developed a 'faux' African sound that is both acessible and evocative.
Lyrically Soweto Necklace merge dark folktales and contempory world issues into a narrative portraying the circumstance the African continent find itself in today; Western apathy to the Post-Colonial condition manifests itself in Soweto Necklace's songs, along with themes globalisation… read more
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