Videos

Rootspring is excited to announce that the Karoo project was featured in the 24th BASA awards this year for KKNK Filmed at multiple locations in Cape Town and Johannesburg, the virtual ceremony for the 24th BASAAwards partnered by Hollard was directed...
  • 13th Dec 2021
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Rootspring launches their first online Concert “Sounds of Change” in partnership with Artscape Theatre and Cape Town Festival. Sounds of Change echoes the challenges women face in South Africa. The songs are intentionally centered around these issues with tones of...
  • 22nd Nov 2021
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Enjoy this track? Consider supporting these musicians by donating here – https://busqr.co.za/streamer/rootspri… (use artist name as your reference in the shout-out box when making payment) With Covid jeopardising employment prospects for musicians, a wide range of approaches to making, sharing...
  • 1st Sep 2021
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After a much needed rethink and strategizing, the Build Madosini a Home campaign was relaunched this month. We’ve had to take it down a few months back due to some technical issues with the previous platform we had chosen. We’ve been putting in a lot...
  • 1st Sep 2021
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On a sunny afternoon in August, Rootspring arrived to set up for a field recording at the home of Ilsa and Neil in Zeekoevlei, Cape Town.  Their lush garden that overlooks the wide banks of the river provided a relaxing...
  • 1st Jun 2021
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A three legged African potpie pot (Ngxawu) full of delicious sounds, concocted by : Hilton, Lungiswa & Vuyo. A once off magical collaboration of three wonderful South African musicians. This will get to the heart and roots of South African...
  • 5th Jan 2021
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A three legged African potjie pot (Ngxawu) full of delicious sounds, concocted by: Lungiswa Plaatjies, Hilton Schilder and Vuyo Katsha. A once off magical collaboration of three wonderful South African musicians. This really got to the heart and roots of...
  • 4th Jan 2021
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A three legged African potpie pot (Ngxawu) full of delicious sounds, concocted by : Hilton, Lungiswa & Vuyo. A once off magical collaboration of three wonderful South African musicians. This really got to the heart and roots of South African...
  • 4th Jan 2021
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Mark Fransman is a multi-award winning, multi-instrumentalist, singer, producer and songwriter who hails in Cape Town, South Africa. He has performed with the likes of Sibongile Khumalo, Finley Quaye, Zim Nqgwana just to mention a few. He recently collaborated with...
  • 3rd Jan 2021
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Enjoy this track? Consider supporting these musicians by donating here – https://busqr.co.za/streamer/rootspri… (use artist name as your reference in the shout-out box when making payment) With Covid jeopardising employment prospects for musicians, a wide range of approaches to making, sharing...
  • 2nd Jan 2021
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With Covid jeopardising employment prospects for musicians, a wide range of approaches to making, sharing and experience music have arisen. People around the world have turned to music to help them through the crisis, music has become embedded in our...
  • 29th Sep 2020
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Enjoy this track? Consider supporting these musicians by donating here – https://busqr.co.za/streamer/rootspri… (use artist name as your reference in the shout-out box when making payment) With Covid jeopardising employment prospects for musicians, a wide range of approaches to making, sharing...
  • 7th Jul 2020
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In these times of planetary insanity, this musical round is for all of us who are separated from the people we love. Video participants: Whawha Mosiea, Julie Blundell, Caroline Blundell, Jonny Blundell, Terrence Scarr, Jennifer Eaves, Purity Mkhize, Nick Turner,...
  • 12th May 2020
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During lockdown in Cape Town, Caroline Blundell, together with brother Jonny Blundell and niece Ebony Blundell performed one of her newer tracks, River of Life, from a rooftop. The intention was to lift the spirits of the local neighbourhood.  Residents...
  • 12th May 2020
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Showcasing Manu Grace, launching her EP at the Rootspring House in Cape Town, South Africa in Feb 2019. Manu Grace is a singer/ songwriter/ multi-instrumentalist from South Africa. Although hesitant to commit to a genre, her music can most accurately...
  • 12th May 2020
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