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Red Bull Music Academy opens for applications for 2018

Applications for 20th Red Bull Music Academy are officially open and will be held in Berlin from 8 September to 12 October 2018...

20 hours ago

Olmeca presents 7th Grietfest for all electronic music lovers
Olmeca presents 7th Grietfest for all electronic music lovers

Boutique bass music festival, Grietfest is back for its 7th year to pay homage to the kings and queens of the SA electronic music industry.

1 day ago

Krank'd Up announces full lineup
Krank'd Up announces full lineup

Krank'd Up announces full lineup which includes Memphis May Fire and Animals As Leaders as 2017's festival headliners...

1 day ago

#Music Exchange: Belinda Davids
#Music Exchange: Belinda Davids

Belinda Davids is the lead singer in The Greatest Love of All - The Whitney Houston Show, which starts today, 21 June at Artscape Theatre in Cape Town and runs until Sunday, 16 July 2017. We caught up with her during rehearsals last week.

By Martin Myers 1 day ago

Pure&Crafted SA ready to rock Joburg
Pure&Crafted SA ready to rock Joburg

Experience the custom motorcycle scene through music, food, artisanal clothing stands and much more at the Pure&Crafted SA Festival...

14 Jun 2017

IHeartKnysna Music Festival, music with a cause
IHeartKnysna Music Festival, music with a cause

The IHeartKnysna Music Festival's organisers say the ethos of spreading love, compassion and donating the profits to charity is what this festival is about...

13 Jun 2017

MusicExchange: Carli J Myers
MusicExchange: Carli J Myers

Carli J Myers has l new single called Crazy, produced by the talented Ameen Harron.

By Martin Myers 13 Jun 2017

#pumpforpeace rolls out series of benefit concerts
#pumpforpeace rolls out series of benefit concerts

Music upliftment initiative, #pumpforpeace is launching a series of benefit concerts and new pump tracks, starting in Pretoria on the 12 August 2017.

13 Jun 2017

Bryan Adams returning to SA: Get Up World Tour
Bryan Adams returning to SA: Get Up World Tour

Bryan Adams will be returning to South Africa performing all his hits in four cities as part of his Get Up World Tour...

12 Jun 2017

Exclusive one-night only performance added to Robin Thicke's SA visit
Exclusive one-night only performance added to Robin Thicke's SA visit

Robin Thicke will host an intimate show at the Birchwood Hotel in Ekurhuleni on Sunday, 2 July 2017 to a limited 2,000 super fans...

9 Jun 2017

Artscape Youth Jazz Festival celebrates young soloists and their mentors
Artscape Youth Jazz Festival celebrates young soloists and their mentors

Artscape Youth Jazz Festival gives a group of young musicians the opportunity to work with some of SA's top musicians in a 10-week mentorship programme...

9 Jun 2017

SA's best DJs and musicians to rock 2017 Ballito Pro
SA's best DJs and musicians to rock 2017 Ballito Pro

Fierce surfing action, searing cooking contests, non-stop sports' activities and daily entertainment are planned for 2017's Ballito Pro, presented by Billabong...

9 Jun 2017

#MusicExhange: Chris Chameleon
#MusicExhange: Chris Chameleon

Sharp as a razor, Chris Chameleon has a new album out and a national tour is also on the cards...

By Martin Myers 6 Jun 2017

Bastille returns to SA
Bastille returns to SA

Bastille will return to South Africa to play three shows in three different cities in 2017...

2 Jun 2017

Krank'd Up announces Memphis May Fire as this year's festival headliner
Krank'd Up announces Memphis May Fire as this year's festival headliner

A colossal, heavy swagger this way comes as Krank'd Up announces Memphis May Fire as this year's festival headliner...

2 Jun 2017

#YouthMonth: Teen talent with Kwini Kuza
#YouthMonth: Teen talent with Kwini Kuza

Kwini Kuza, a six piece Durban Afro-pop band of 13 and 14 year olds was formed in February 2016 and is already garnering much attention for their mature sound...

By Ruth Cooper 2 Jun 2017

+LIVE+ announces additional show in SA
+LIVE+ announces additional show in SA

+LIVE+ announces that they will be adding an additional show to their Pretoria leg of their tour after Pretoria sells-out...

31 May 2017

#Music Exchange: Lucille Slade
#Music Exchange: Lucille Slade

The 23rd annual Sama awards have just concluded. Could Lucille Slade, with her unique voice be up for a Sama award next year? She is a singer on the rise and one to definitely keep an eye on.

By Martin Myers 31 May 2017

Madlingozi duo to perform at Birchwood Jazz Evening anniversary
Madlingozi duo to perform at Birchwood Jazz Evening anniversary

In celebration of 16 years of jazz performances, the next Ekurhuleni Comes Alive Jazz Evening will be led by father-and-son duo Ringo and Phila Madlingozi on Friday, 9 June, at Birchwood Hotel and OR Tambo Conference Centre...

Issued by Birchwood Hotel 29 May 2017

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#Sama23 winners announced

The 23rd annual South African Music Awards (Samas) was held at the Sun City Superbowl on Saturday (27 May) and honoured the best of the best in the local music industry...

29 May 2017

Celebrate Africa Day with these Africa-inspired music videos
Celebrate Africa Day with these Africa-inspired music videos

In celebration of Africa Day, here's a compilation of songs inspired by this magnificent continent...

By Maroefah Smith 25 May 2017

Iconic pop band Texas is coming to South Africa
Iconic pop band Texas is coming to South Africa

Scottish pop band, Texas will be performing in South Africa in December 2017 for an exciting two-city tour...

25 May 2017

Parklife Gourmet Food and Music Festival launches in Durban
Parklife Gourmet Food and Music Festival launches in Durban

The Parklife Gourmet Food and Music Festival will launch in Durban on Sunday, 11 June 2017, at the Durban Botanic Gardens...

25 May 2017

The first annual Jazz in July festival hits city of Durban
The first annual Jazz in July festival hits city of Durban

The first annual Jazz in July festival will take place in Durban on Sunday, 2 July 2017 at the Juventus Field, Botanical Gardens...

24 May 2017

+LIVE+ announces SA leg of their reunion tour
+LIVE+ announces SA leg of their reunion tour

Tickets go on sale tomorrow as +LIVE+ announces SA leg of 2017 worldwide concert tour...

24 May 2017

#MusicExchange: Dave Reynolds
#MusicExchange: Dave Reynolds

The 23rd installment of the South African Music Awards (SAMA) will be held at the Sun City Superbowl this weekend 26th (non TV broadcast event) and Saturday, 27 May 2017, when the event will be televised on SABC1 from 20:00.

By Martin Myers 24 May 2017

Justin Bieber: listless pop prince rides a tide of teen hormones
Justin Bieber: listless pop prince rides a tide of teen hormones

“My girlfriend left me for Justin Bieber, can I get a hug?” reads the sign a gangly teen holds. Seems like this strat is working, he has already amassed a queue of young nubiles waiting to get a cuddle and take a selfie with him.

By Ruth Cooper 18 May 2017

Van Coke Kartel's last tour
Van Coke Kartel's last tour

After a brutal decade of rock ‘n roll, the rockers have decided to call it a night, ending it off with one last tour...

17 May 2017

Parklife Gourmet Food and Music Festival returns to Marks Park
Parklife Gourmet Food and Music Festival returns to Marks Park

947 and Trace Urban welcomes the 6th annual Parklife Gourmet Food and Music Festival in Johannesburg on Saturday, 10 June as Joburg's favourite festival returns to Marks Park in Emmarentia...

17 May 2017

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