just a band are just a band from nairobi. the band includes “blinky bill” sellanga, dan muli, jim chuchu and mbithi masya and they formed in 2003. their 2010 release 82 is a phenomenal collection that showcases a wide range of styles that blend together in a creative swirl of african/electronic rock music. like radiohead, tv on the radio, nerd, sly & the family stone and talking heads, the band are on to a unique style and voice all of their own with the music, art and videos they make. they’ll be playing sxsw this year; already have them on my must see list. read more about them here.