Siya Ngcobo (Umlilo)


Multi-disciplinary media practitioner Siya Ngcobo transforms into his musical alter-ego Umlilo when he takes on the stage to perform. His signature sound dubbed ‘future kwaai’ explores and pushes the boundaries of local electronic music and has taken the music world by storm.


The kwaai Art of Standing Out


Performance artist and electronic musician Umlilo explores the idea of uniqueness as catalyst for breaking boundaries in both local music and pop culture. Through a demonstration of how he produces his 'future kwaai' sound, he will look at the steps necessary in breaking through oversaturated online world.

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