OTL Podcast Ep.18

THEE ILLUMINATOR,
Is an eclectic DJ/ Producer from Vaal. His creative voice took shape whilst experimenting with a multitude of sounds. He has dropped a tribute beat tape to J.Dilla on February this year and plan to drop more projects.

He plays Jazz, Lounge, Ambient, Electronica, Hiphop, Beats and other things. He is one whose known for his unique selections & never sticks to one sound because of his belief that music is one healing force that should all be explored. He has graced the archives of podcasts like 'The Deepsoulja Radio Network, Ambient Kraft Ensemble, SupremeSessions, Listen & Digest, We Need A Title, Meet Me Underground etc | Mbongeni Thee Illuminator Manda

Q: What inspired this selection?
A: This tape is inspired by me seeking peace since I've recently lost 2 of my uncles plus I've been dealing with anxiety off of other ish,plus this covid period has been heavy on me too...So this is more like a call for peace while I'm in my healing process.Sure hope this heals others too

Q: Do you think music has become important to people during this pandemic, and why is that?
A: I think music is very power & it has indeed become more important to people during this pandemic because it's what's bringing us peace,joy & healing coz this period ain't been easy for most folks...I feel that's the other reason why we see most Deejays dropping tapes a lot in this period

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    • 90.5 bpm
    • Key: Eb
    • Johannesburg, South Africa
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