Featured DJ: Loveslave Phola


Recline is back on Thursday, 6 September and this time, it’s going down at our brand new location in Braamfontein (73 Juta Street). We’ve partnered up with adidas Originals to celebrate the launch the highly anticipated women’s exclusive Falcon, where you can catch local DJ Loveslave Phola on decks and grab 1 of 20 A4 prints of the Falcon by illustrator Hannah Shone.

Loveslave Phola, a DJ specialising in ’90s music, will be holding down the night from start to finish and providing the musical landscape for the evening. Check out our Q&A with the Jozi-based DJ and hit the link below to chill out to one of her sets.

Archive: How would you describe your style?

Loveslave Phola: I would describe my genre of music as ‘utopia’.

Archive: Where can we catch you when you’re not on the decks at Recline?

Loveslave Phola: You can catch me at the Castle Lite Hip Hop Herstory event on 8 September.

Archive: What music can we expect from you on the night?

Loveslave Phola: A lot of old school, hip-hop and future beats.

Archive: What’s the best set you’ve ever done?

Loveslave Phola: My best set/s have hands down been at The Wknd Social. You can listen to one of the sets here.

Archive: Where can we catch you on social media or check out your sounds?

Loveslave Phola: You can catch me Instagram @loveslavephola [or] you can listen to my mixes on Mixcloud.