The network was founded by lifelong sonic friends and podcast enthusiasts Dr. Nosipho 'Noizee' Mngomezulu and Sibaphiwe Matiyela.
Noizee is a lecturer in social anthropology. She has worked at UCKAR, UCT, Stanford BING and MICA, India. Her field research is in Mauritius and South Africa focusing on youth, post-colonial nationhood and identification practices. She is the host of the podcasts The Academic Citizen and Is This Thing On?
. She claims she was once famous in Makhanda.
Sibs is a seasoned broadcaster. When she's not reporting on traffic jams or reading the news on the radio, she's a voiceover artist and podcaster. She is the host of the podcasts Stay Woke With Sibs
, Is This Thing On?
and Sizoba'Right with Sibs and Stan
. She has no claim to fame because she's too busy trying to stay alive and make sense of this weird and wonderful world we live in.