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New festival Garden State launches in Cape Town
New festival Garden State launches in Cape Town

Garden State, a brand-new festival will host its launch party in Cape Town on 7 April 2018.

1 day ago

Santana adds Durban stop on SA tour
Santana adds Durban stop on SA tour

Santana will include a stop in Durban during his Divination World Tour in South Africa. Santana will perform at the Cape Town Stadium in Cape Town on 11 April 2018, the ICC in Durban on 13 April 2018, and the Ticketpro Dome in Johannesburg on 14 April 2018.

2 days ago

Belinda Davids to perform The Whitney Houston Show in Johannesburg
Belinda Davids to perform The Whitney Houston Show in Johannesburg

After her mesmerising performance of I Will Always Love You on Showtime, The Apollo-South African singing sensation, Belinda Davids will be performing The Greatest Love of All: The Whitney Houston Show for local audiences in Johannesburg at Theatre of Marcellus at Emperors Palace Casino for a three-week run in June and July 2018.

2 days ago

#MusicExchange: Acoustic Element
#MusicExchange: Acoustic Element

Jody Abel and Callen Petersen formed the dynamic duo that is Acoustic Element on Christmas Day in 2010.

By Martin Myers 2 days ago

Littlegig 2018 delivers on the hype
Littlegig 2018 delivers on the hype

Respect and a thousand thank you's to every single soul involved in Littlegig 2018 festival. Apart from the online hype, I had no real expectations, which is always the best way to have them surpassed and Littlegig does...

By Terry Levin 3 days ago

Elrow SA line-up announced
Elrow SA line-up announced

The line-up for Elrow South Africa has been announced. Elrow SA will take place at The Sheds in Johannesburg on 17 March 2018 and at the Castle of Good Hope in Cape Town on 24 March 2018.

16 Feb 2018

Dan Patlansky chats new album
Dan Patlansky chats new album

Dan Patlansky recently released his ninth studio album titled PERFECTION KILLS. We swung a few questions to the guitar god to find out more about this raw, honest and bluesy album.

By Ruth Cooper 14 Feb 2018

DJ Dave Clarke to play at TAU
DJ Dave Clarke to play at TAU

DJ Dave Clarke will perform at the newly opened TAU in Cape Town on 16 February 2018. DJ Dave Clarke is - the founder and original 'Man in Black' of techno music - respectfully known globally as the 'Baron of Techno Music'.

14 Feb 2018

Corona Sunsets Festival to be held at Val Bonne Country Estate
Corona Sunsets Festival to be held at Val Bonne Country Estate

The 2018 Corona Sunsets Festival will be held at the Val Bonne Country Estate in Johannesburg on 14 April 2018. The show will feature two dance floors, spiritual areas, vendors, and food.

14 Feb 2018

#MusicExchange: Robin Pieters
#MusicExchange: Robin Pieters

Robin Pieters is a busy man. He recently released his new single Fool and will host his own production It's a love thing volume 2 with Lira, Paxton, Belinda Davids and a host of other stars at GrandWest Arena in Cape Town on 14 February 2018.

By Martin Myers 13 Feb 2018

TAU opens in Cape Town
TAU opens in Cape Town

TAU has opened at 30 Napier Street in De Waterkant, Cape Town. TAU, which means 'lion' in Setswana, is a space that has been created for like-minded individuals who appreciate the combination of music, sound, lighting, and a community of people.

12 Feb 2018

Bowling for Soup to perform at 2018 LUSH Festival
Bowling for Soup to perform at 2018 LUSH Festival

The first batch of performers for the 2018 LUSH Festival has been announced. The LUSH Festival will take place at the Linwood Farm in Clarens, Free State from 29 March - 2 April 2018.

9 Feb 2018

#MusicExhange: Chadwin Alexander
#MusicExhange: Chadwin Alexander

On 14 February 2018, there will be a plethora of music shows celebrating Valentine's Day, and one such show is at the Orbit Jazz Club in Braamfontein, Johannesburg featuring the amazing musical director, Chadwin Alexander.

By Martin Myers 8 Feb 2018

MTN Bushfire announces 2018 artist lineup
MTN Bushfire announces 2018 artist lineup

Music festival, MTN Bushfire announces the first batch of featured artists from across the globe for the festival taking place from 25 to 27 May 2018.

7 Feb 2018

Crash Test Dummies: Q&A with Brad Roberts
Crash Test Dummies: Q&A with Brad Roberts

Canadian 90s rock band Crash Test Dummies will be touring their greatest hits in South Africa this February. We sent a few questions through to the lead and the distinctive baritone vocalist Brad Roberts to get the inside scoop.

By Ruth Cooper 6 Feb 2018

Sister Bliss to tour SA in March
Sister Bliss to tour SA in March

Faithless frontwoman Sister Bliss will perform at Wild Waters in Johannesburg on 10 March 2018 and Shimmy Beach Club in Cape Town on 11 March 2018.

6 Feb 2018

Collecting all the soul in the (life)house
Collecting all the soul in the (life)house

Sunday, 4 February 2018 is a night I'd been waiting for roughly half my life. Ever since I first heard the lilting strain of Collective Soul's Run on 5FM when I was a teen, I'd completely stop what I'm doing, close my eyes and feel the music...

By Leigh Andrews 6 Feb 2018

VW to hold music festival for new Polo Vivo
VW to hold music festival for new Polo Vivo

Volkswagen will hold the #VIVOnation Festival in celebration of the launch of the new Polo Vivo.

6 Feb 2018

Absolut creative collaboration.
Change the way the internet sees African creativity

The Absolut African Art Intervention is continuing in its mission to change how the world views African creativity...

6 Feb 2018

Kaya FM to jazz it up with listeners at CPT Jazz Festival
Kaya FM to jazz it up with listeners at CPT Jazz Festival

Jazz-loving Afropolitans are in for another exclusive trip with Kaya FM 95.9! This time, all routes lead to the mother city...

Issued by Kaya FM 95.9 2 Feb 2018

Incubus support acts announced
Incubus support acts announced

Southern Wild, Hellcats, BCUC, Dan Patlansky, Cortina Whiplash, BRYNN and Retro Dizzy have been announced at the support acts for the Incubus SA tour taking place in Pretoria on 24 February and Cape Town on 28 February.

2 Feb 2018

aKing chat about opening for Crash Test Dummies
aKing chat about opening for Crash Test Dummies

aKing will be sharing the stage with Crash Test Dummies, along with Wonderboom and Bed on Bricks, during the Canadian rockers SA tour this February. We swung a few questions through to lead singer Laudo Liebenberg to find out more.

By Ruth Cooper 1 Feb 2018

Chance The Rapper to perform in South Africa
Chance The Rapper to perform in South Africa

Castle Lite Unlocks presents boundary breaking hip hop artist Chance The Rapper at the TicketPro Dome in Johannesburg on 30 April 2018.

31 Jan 2018

Eight additional performers added to CT Jazz Fest line-up
Eight additional performers added to CT Jazz Fest line-up

The 2018 Cape Town International Jazz Festival (CTIJF) has added eight more acts to the 19th annual CTIJF line-up. The 2018 line-up is aimed at highlighting what makes jazz fusion a compelling, ever-evolving art form.

31 Jan 2018

The Kiffness and The Steezies to headline at the 2018 Off the Grid Music Festival
The Kiffness and The Steezies to headline at the 2018 Off the Grid Music Festival

Outdoor summer event, Off the Grid Music Festival takes place on 17 March 2018 at the Camphill Village Westcoast, and will feature a lineup of diverse genres, from rock, hip hop, Afro-funk, pop, traditional and electronic.

30 Jan 2018

#BizTrends2018: Music industry trends shaping 2018
#BizTrends2018: Music industry trends shaping 2018

As we close the first month of 2018, I was privileged to speak to David Alexander, CEO of Sheer Music Publishing to find out about key trends in the music industry for 2018 in South Africa and Africa .

By Martin Myers 30 Jan 2018

Karen Zoid, Matthew Mole to headline at 2018 Lekkerland Carnival
Karen Zoid, Matthew Mole to headline at 2018 Lekkerland Carnival

King Price and KykNET, in association with Hilltop Live bring carnival lovers the Lekkerland Carnival on 7 April 2018 at The Village Green in Dullstroom.

29 Jan 2018

Jeremy Loops announces new album
Jeremy Loops announces new album

Jeremy Loops's new album, Critical As Water, will be released on 16 March 2018. The album is available for pre-order and comes with the album's lead singles Waves and The Shore, as well as first access to a third track that comes out on 23 February 2018.

29 Jan 2018

MTN Bushfire makes top festival list
MTN Bushfire makes top festival list

US based festival market platform and club, Everfest has announced MTN Bushfire Festival as one of the 30 top festivals in its exclusive Fest300 list.

25 Jan 2018

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