My first visit to Galbi almost didn't happen. Even though the restaurant is visible from Long Street, actually getting inside it required navigating through a back alley and past some shops in an obscure Cape Town mall.
By Eugene Yiga 9 Dec 2013 09:59
Often musicians, bands, managers, booking agents, publicists and the like sit on their backsides and wait for opportunities to present themselves.
By Tim Hill 9 Dec 2013 09:48
British Airways will increase its services from London to Cape Town by three flights a week from May 2014, offering 657 additional seats a week, expanding total capacity to over 12,000 seats.
6 Dec 2013 13:15
A Tribute to Madiba was composed by South African musician Dr Cyril Harrisberg for Madiba after he was hospitalised, to celebrate his life and to salute the statesmen.
6 Dec 2013 10:48
It's been almost two years since likeable Cape Town comedian Nik Rabinowitz has performed at the Baxter Theatre and, as he mentioned, two years away from the stage equals a helluva lot of material - especially if you just so happen to live in this colourfully crazy country of ours.
By Ruth Cooper 5 Dec 2013 12:03
Discovery can sometimes uncover the deadliest of secrets and, with the riveting Mud, it's wise to let and sleeping and charismatic fugitive lie low.
By Daniel Dercksen 5 Dec 2013 11:15
The Woodstock Foundry, a new development in Woodstock, Cape Town, recently welcomed Browser & Grazer, a single-source catering company that provides a full range of catering needs - including healthy menu options, equipment hire, bar service and staffing hire.
By Evan-Lee Courie 5 Dec 2013 10:57
When Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band play in Cape Town and Joburg in January/February 2014, The E-Street band will include a number of top musicians including Tom Morello from Rage Against the Machine.
5 Dec 2013 10:29
There is no doubt that the decision by South African Airways (SAA) to cut the Buenos Aires-Johannesburg flights from 2014 will have a detrimental knock-on effect throughout Africa, says Danny Bryer,of the Protea Hospitality Group.
4 Dec 2013 13:25
With just over a week to go the Mother City Queer Project starship, under command of Ian McMahon, is firing up all its engines to launch fans from Cape Town and abroad into a space cowboys dress-to-theme adventure on Saturday, 14 December.
4 Dec 2013 11:44
Forty-five hotly contested AFDA Awards were presented in the film, TV and performance awards held at AFDA in Observatory recently.
4 Dec 2013 10:50
This December, Psych Night and VANS are hosting Seattle-based psych rock band, Night Beats, who will be bringing their onslaught of reverb-soaked, fuzzed-out garage rock 'n roll to South Africa.
4 Dec 2013 10:05
The annual office year-end party is usually where some of the craziest communication of the year takes place. Colleagues are usually beyond drained and exhausted at this time of the year and yet over-jubilant and excited at the same time. Add in to this equation free food and booze and we often see a terrifying communication cocktail in which employees often commit career suicide and take far more than just a day to recover!
By John French 4 Dec 2013 09:34
Soul singer Joss Stone will be performing for one night only at the Big Top Arena, Carnival City, Joburg on 2 April, 2014.
3 Dec 2013 09:34
Trafalgar has devised a programme for its guests that is designed to give them even more and take them further beyond the expected in 2014.
3 Dec 2013 06:51
The revolution of the internet and rise of social media and websites such as Trip Advisor has resulted in e-tourism becoming a key tool in allowing businesses in the tourism industry to compete and operate on a global scale.
29 Nov 2013 14:22
On Wednesday, 4 December 2013, Lonesome Dave is due to deliver a rockstar-studded show at Cape Town's Mercury Live. As one in the series of collaborative live music events, this "Waxing Lyrical" promises to be something special.
29 Nov 2013 10:27
The Wentworth Arts and Culture Organisation, supported by the ACT Development Programme, will be hosting the Durban Dance Movement Festival from 6-8 December 2013 at the Catalina Theatre at Wilson's Wharf, Durban.
29 Nov 2013 09:56
Following the performances of Grace at the Oude Libertas Amphitheatre in Stellenbosch, The Cape Dance Company (CDC) presents Cadence at the Artscape Theatre as part of its annual end-of-year season.
By Eugene Yiga 29 Nov 2013 08:08
Reader's Warehouse Tokai is hosting something a little bit different this Saturday, 30 November 2013. Go get your cookbook signed or perhaps have a photo taken with your kitchen hero. Bring your existing books and have them signed or peruse the new releases from these local culinary wizards, available for purchase and signing too.
28 Nov 2013 12:33
The ticketing system that powers the Edinburgh Fringe is poised to change the way that South Africans experience the arts from 2014, with the National Arts Festival in Grahamstown being the first to introduce its audiences to "one of the world's most efficient, robust, versatile and secure systems".
28 Nov 2013 11:22
In a substantial number of conversations that I have had with many established artist booking agents and high-end event organisers, there are a definite number behavioural elements by artists that impress them and there are a number of things that severely disappoint them - resulting in an artist or band never being hired again.
By Tim Hill 28 Nov 2013 10:16
Upon being diagnosed with a rare form of osteosarcoma, a form of cancer in the bone, at the end of 2010, Kimberley Rose's brother, Justin, called up a school-friend - Sasha Righini of The Plastics - and asked him to allow Kim to enter their studio to record a pop song.
28 Nov 2013 08:50
Popular South African band Freshlyground will bring their infectious grooves for the first time to the Theatre of the Marcellus at Emperors Palace in Johannesburg for two shows only on 30 November at 8pm, and on 1 December at 3pm.
28 Nov 2013 08:14
Toyota South Africa Motors last week celebrated as the one millionth locally produced Corolla rolled of the production line at the company's Prospecton Plant in Durban, KwaZulu-Natal.
By Henrie Geyser: motoring editor 27 Nov 2013 08:26
Dan Patlansky will be the support act for Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band on the Joburg leg of their South African tour at the FNB Stadium on Saturday, 1 February, 2014.
22 Nov 2013 11:46
Our #SpierNewJourney experience started off on rather a damp note - and by damp I mean torrential rain, coal-coloured clouds and significant flooding were in the mix.
By Ruth Cooper 22 Nov 2013 09:48
A third, and final, Santana Cape Town date has been added on Thursday, 27 February, 2014, at the Grand Arena, GrandWest.
22 Nov 2013 09:12
The opening night of the Loyiso Gola Live show saw Cape Town's iconic Baxter Theatre become the grounds for a comedic clash of cosmic proportions.
By Brandon Williams 21 Nov 2013 13:42
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