Qkumba Zoo News

Unicorns New Single Launch 1 Feb 2019 Facebook Live Stream
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“Unicorns” New Single Release – 02 February 2019 Join us in releasing our new single “Unicorns” via Facebook Livestream – Friday, 1 February 2019. 18:00-19:00. Click here for more info Press Release For Immediate Release – 01/02/2019 – Qkumba Zoo’ Release New Single “Unicorns” “Qkumba Zoo first emerged from the dusty vibrance of South Africa with the song the “Child (Inside)” in 1996. The “Child (Inside)” went on to become … Read More

Qkumba Zoo New Release 2018
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Qkumba Zoo New Release Soon. Qkumba Zoo are very happy to announce that the band will be releasing a new music single very shortly. We can confirm that the song is called: “Unicorns” Leave a comment below if you’d like to be informed of the release.

Qkumba Zoo releases new single and EP: Butterflies (Out of Time)
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“Butterflies (Out of Time)” is available here: Soundcloud, Spotify, Google Play, iTunes, Bandcamp. Qkumba Zoo have surfaced from hibernation to release their first new songs in over 15 years. Best known for the 1996 hit “The Child (Inside)” – which reached number one on the Billboard dance charts in 1996 and later became known as “that Sea World song” in the early 2000’s – they decided that it’s time to … Read More

New Q&A page added
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New Q&A page added We understand that there might be questions you have for the band so we have added a new Q&A page. To ask, comment or read, click here.

Owl gets interviewed on “5FM Legends”
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Owl gets interviewed on “5FM Legends” Hi all, Owl was interviewed on 5FM legends on January 8 2017 by DJ Mixi. It was a lot of fun. He said it started out a bit nerve wracking (especially considering it was his first interview in… long time (lets just leave it there, right)), but he quickly warmed up to it. Topics ranged from South African music, song writing and a few … Read More

Qkumba Zoo releases albums online
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Qkumba Zoo releases albums online Hi all. FINALLY! After many years of having to wait out contracts and deal with ownership rights etc, Qkumba Zoo is able to put our stuff up online. So, for those who have lost CD’s or don’t have our albums please take a look, and tell your friends about it. To help you get started I will be posting a few links to Spotify, iTunes … Read More

Qkumba Zoo gets involved with Create50
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Qkumba Zoo gets involved with Create50. Create50 is an organisation that facilitates “crowd produced” movies, where 50 two-minute shorts are woven together into a full-length feature. These 50 shorts are the end result of a competition to find the 50 best scripts out of thousands submitted, and then the 50 best movies made on those scripts. They have already released one movie called 50 Kisses, and are currently in the … Read More

Spam user / legit user mix up
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Hi all I recently cleaned up and updated our web page, including getting rid of the more than 3000 spam user registrations. In so doing I inadvertently deleted legitimate users who have registered on this site. First up, my sincerest apologies for the mix up, I obviously did not correctly use the plugin I was using to do the cleanup. Secondly, therefore please be so kind as to re-register if … Read More

Sounds
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Digital Downloads
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Qkumba Zoo is very pleased to announce that the album “Letthelightin” is now available for purchase as a digital download via Bandcamp. For those who dont know, bandcamp is a popular music portal for original music. Payment is handled by Paypal, which makes it easily accessible and convenient the world over. We are excited about the new opportunities this opens up for the band. Please also remember to pop into … Read More

New video page is up
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Hi all, we have recently started a video page on this site. You can find links to our official videos plus a couple of fan mashups. If you would like to get creative on the mashup front, let us know and we will link to your efforts. Cheers Owl

New album is out!
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The new, much anticipated album by Qkumba Zoo, Letthelightin has been released and is available from the Souvenir Records website. To sample the songs please click here. The band is greatful for the support of our fans, who have remained loyal over the years and we hope that the release of Letthelightin brings as much joy and meaning as our earlier releases. Feel free to spread the word 🙂 Qkumba … Read More

Qkumba Zoo Laboratory Page
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We are excited to be setting up a new page called Laboratory, where we release material we’ve created that is either not directly Qkumba Zoo, or is Qkumba Zoo “prototype”, and still evolving. We hope you enjoy it as much! We’ve started out by putting up some quotes by Levannah on education and technology. Owl will be putting up music soon.

Wake Up & Dream
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“Riddler says: February 3, 2010 at 7:27 pm (Edit) I am in NEED of a copy of the “wake Up & Dream” CD, any ideas on here I could find one – New wold be a bonus!! haha here is wishig you guys would make a comeback!!! SOON.” ——————————————————————— “Dreams says: February 5, 2010 at 11:44 pm (Edit) @Riddler: Not sure where you’re located, but copies of WU&D are all … Read More

Butterfyl Peepl
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“Hey QZoo! Where, and HOW can I purchase Butterfly People? I have been chasing this album for 10 years!” (Jaygazer) Hi Jay, Yep, Butterfly Peepl hasn’t been widely available. This is due to a mixture of lack of record company support when it was originally release, subsequent laziness on my part, and the lack of credible music retail portals usable from SA. However, I am working on a plan so … Read More

If you want to ask the band questions…
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Hello all. Use the “comments” button on this post if you’d like to leave us comments / ask questions. We will answer them in the Blog. Thanks