Jerome Rex

Hip hop with soul

Fynskrif Nominated for Ghoema Award!

Fynskrif Nominated for Ghoema Award!

You read that right! The title song off the Fynskrif EP has been nominated for a Ghoema award in the category Beste Hip Hop Liedjie van die jaar! Congratulations also to fellow nominees Early B, HemelBesem and Linkris. All are talented lyricists and would be worthy winners of this accolade. To see who takes the cake, tune in to the awards ceremony from 12pm on Sunday 23 April. The event will be...

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New Single: Mooi Gebou

New Single: Mooi Gebou

Fresh from the Fynskrif EP, here’s the latest single by Jerome Rex featuring poet Reinhart Rymhard. Mooi Gebou challenges the standards of beauty set by mainstream media by questioning the definition of true beauty. Click the link to download. Jerome Rex - Mooi Gebou ft. Reinhart Rymhard (285)

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Thank You!

Thank You!

Thanks so much to everyone who ordered Man Vannie Huis t-shirts. Demand was so great that I had to order another run of prints! Enjoy the shirts guys!   Jerome & Geselskap by Jerome...

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Less is Less. But Also More…

Less is Less. But Also More…

A while back I started using a Launchpad Mini to accompany my live performances. It works as a hardware interface that controls my music software (Ableton Live) and the whole experience is just delicious – flashing lights and all! Sadly, the Launchpad isn’t a standalone solution. For smaller performances I wanted a controller that doesn’t need a laptop to play, since it seems...

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Ableton Live Online Course – Week 2

Ableton Live Online Course – Week 2

Here I am, 2 weeks into my Ableton Live course, and all I can say is wow! I enrolled with the hope of improving my live show and, even though the focus of this course is geared more towards music production, it’s been very helpful. I’d advise anyone looking to learn the software to try 1 of these (FREE!!!) online courses. Youtube videos are useful, but a structured course has the...

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