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Corona takes SunSets Festival to Jo'burg

With close to 4,000 events of various size and intimacy worldwide, Corona is gearing up to take its SunSets Festival to Jo'burg, set to take place Saturday, 1 April at Ground, Muldersdrift.

2 days ago

#MusicExchange: Brandon October

While some singers have blasted onto the music scene and then faded as quickly as they arrived, others become part of our very existence. Brandon October, who has been around for 15 years, still remains musically and artistically relevant.

By Martin Myers 14 Mar 2017

Prime Circle to open for Pixies at Rocking on the Lawns

Prime Circle will take to the stage at Rock on the Lawns at Carnival City on 18 March 2017, in collaboration with international band, the Pixies, and other South African bands.

9 Mar 2017

Family fun and music at the Kaya FM Family Day!

Enthusiastic to share the day with family, friends and, of course, enjoy the hot musical line-up, Afropolitans came in great numbers this weekend to the Kaya FM Family Day at the lovely Rietvlei Zoo Farm...

Issued by Kaya FM 95.9 9 Mar 2017

#MusicExchange: All-4-One

All-4-One are celebrating a two-decade career with the release of a new album titled ‘Twenty+' and a tour that includes South Africa. Martin Myers chats to band member Tony Borowiak prior to the band's tour.

By Martin Myers 7 Mar 2017

FreshlyGround and Sipho “Hotstix” Mabuse at Spier

On Saturday, 25 March 2017, FreshlyGround and Sipho “Hotstix” Mabuse will share the Spier Amphitheatre stage for the first time, as part of Mabuse's 50-year-celebration in music. The show will start at 6pm.

6 Mar 2017

The Internet complete Cape Town Jazz Festival line-up

Los Angeles-based, Grammy-nominated hip hop, neo-soul and R&B outfit The Internet completes the line-up for the 18th Cape Town International Jazz Festival (CTIJF) taking place from the 31 March and 1 April 2017 at the Cape Town Convention Centre.

2 Mar 2017

Lady Antebellum to tour South Africa

Big Concerts has announced that Lady Antebellum will be touring South Africa for the first time in 2017 performing in Cape Town on 13th October 2017 at the Grand Arena, GrandWest followed by Johannesburg on 15th October 2017 at the Ticketpro Dome.

1 Mar 2017

Urban Strings is paving the way for innovative and unique South African music

Urban Strings is South Africa's first string and multi-instrumental music collective. Officially formed in 2016, Urban Strings is made up of 12 talented and diverse musicians from South Africa...

Issued by Urban Strings 24 Feb 2017

Large On The Lawn postponed

Large On The Lawn, an outdoor event planned to take place at Golden Harvest Park on Sunday 26 February, has been postponed due to rains in Johannesburg...

24 Feb 2017

No secrets, no makeup, no wardrobe in new Kyle Lewis music video

Arcade Content's Kyle Lewis directed No Secrets, the intimate first music video for Pure, the reinvention of Purity Zinhle Mkhize...

Issued by Arcade Content 23 Feb 2017

Major League Gardens announces lineup

Having set the event date for 18 March 2017, Major League organisers have announced the event theme as All White and the full lineup of artists gearing to perform at the FNB stadium.

20 Feb 2017

Artists performing at the International Jazz Extravaganza

The International Jazz Extravaganza has announced three artists set to perform at the Durban International Convention Centre-Arena on 17 June 2017. They include US jazz vocalist Kurt Elling, local artist Nduduzo Makhatini and new vocalist and pianist Thandi Ntuli.

17 Feb 2017

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