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Mi Casa - charismatic, stylish and sleek

The dust of our dreams for the last two weeks has finally settled and I am both filled with joy and exhausted to have come through it all.

By Charles Siboto 13 hours ago

Rocking the Daisies Phase 1 tickets now on sale

The Rocking the Daisies festival is back for its twelfth instalment from 5-8 October 2017. Phase 1 tickets, cashless top-ups and Daisyland accommodation are now available from www.RockingtheDaisies.com.

2 days ago

Mick Jenkins to perform live in CT

Chicago-based rapper Mick Jenkins will perform live in Cape Town on Saturday, 8 April from 9pm at District, 61 Harrington Street, Zonnebloem.

1 day ago

GoodLuck sign global record deal

SA's live-electronic trio GoodLuck has signed their first global record deal with Ultra Music Records in the US and Sony B1 Recordings in Germany. They join some of the world's dance music elite alongside Calvin Harris, Steve Aoki, Deadmau5, Benny Benassi, and KYGO.

2 days ago

#MusicExchange: Freshlyground's Peter Cohen

Martin Myers spoke to musician and all round nice man Peter Cohen, the drummer for Freshlyground, ahead of the group and Sipho “Hotsix” Mabuse's show with Siphokazi Jonas, entitled Together in Concert...

By Martin Myers 22 Mar 2017

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.

22 Mar 2017

#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

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Etihad Airways announces travel programme tailored for fashion industry

Etihad Airways has announced the launch of Runway to Runway - a special rewards programme designed for the fashion community's travel requirements.

13 Feb 2017

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