about - Mthakathi, Ridgewood, NJ
Safro-Pop artist Mthakathi is a Singer/Songwriter/Guitarist/Multi-Instrumentalist fusing traditional and contemporary South African music with Pop/Rock and other World elements. His live show is a compelling, multi-culti explosion of finely crafted songs, magnetic storytelling, sharp musicianship and a slick mastery of *live* digital looping (no backing tracks) that never fails to astonish the audience. He has been likened to artists like Johnny Clegg, Peter Gabriel, Paul Simon and Dave Matthews. His fans describe his music as World Music On Jet Fuel!!!