Video: BLK JKS Unplugged at SPIN

With an experimental sound that fuses jazz, funk, and rock, South African quartet BLK JKS (pronounced "Black Jacks") have found fans in Diplo and the…
Chris Zakorchemny / December 7, 2009

BLK JKS, ‘After Robots’ (Secretly Canadian)

The reach of Western monoculture, the end of apartheid, the Internet, mp3 file-sharing...we may never know what seismic historical shift to thank for the musical…
SPIN Staff / August 31, 2009

Hot New Band: BLK JKS

Chances are you've never heard of South African rockers BLK JKS. But M.I.A. producer/DJ extraordinaire Diplo, Secret Machines frontman Brandon Curtis, and all-star indie label…
Larry Fitzmaurice / February 2, 2009
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