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Armin Van Buuren and Hardwell to headline Ultra SA
Armin Van Buuren and Hardwell to headline Ultra SA

Armin Van Buuren and Hardwell have been announced as the phase one headliners for Ultra South Africa 2018.

19 Sep 2017

Esjay Jones teams up with Alien Ant Farm for a brand new single and South African tour
Esjay Jones teams up with Alien Ant Farm for a brand new single and South African tour

This October, South Africans can look forward to the return of South African born producer, songwriter and influencer, Esjay Jones who will be performing with Alien Ant Farm on the first three shows of their five-date tour.

19 Sep 2017

espYoungLegends Competition 2018
espYoungLegends Competition 2018

espAfrika is inviting unsigned musicians to apply to perform at the 19th annual Cape Town International Jazz Festival...

Issued by espAfrika 15 Sep 2017

Nnenna Freelon
2017 Joy of Jazz line-up announced

The line-up for the 20th annual Standard Bank Joy of Jazz has been announced. The 2017 Standard Bank Joy of Jazz will be held at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg from 28-30 September 2017.

14 Sep 2017

Henry Ate to open for Texas in CPT, JHB
Henry Ate to open for Texas in CPT, JHB

South African band Henry Ate will open for Texas at Kirstenbosch Botanical Gardens in Cape Town on 8 December 2017 and the Emmarentia Gardens in Johannesburg on 10 December 2017.

13 Sep 2017

#MusicExchange: Mr. Mallum
#MusicExchange: Mr. Mallum

Mr. Mallum is one of the freshest producers to come out of SA, having started his musical career in 1995.

By Martin Myers 13 Sep 2017

Get Wet ‘n Wild with the Electro Wave Dance Experience!
Get Wet ‘n Wild with the Electro Wave Dance Experience!

uShaka Marine world is hosting their very first Electro Wave Dance Experience on Saturday, 30 September, at Wet ‘n Wild from 9am-5pm...

Issued by uShaka Marine World 12 Sep 2017

AKA to perform at Capsule Fest
AKA to perform at Capsule Fest

AKA has been included in the line-up for the inaugural Capsule Fest, which will take place at the Mary Fitzgerald Square in Newtown, Johannesburg on 16 September 2017.

12 Sep 2017

Final lineup announced for Endless Daze Music Festival
Final lineup announced for Endless Daze Music Festival

The Endless Daze Music Festival which takes place from the 3-5 November at Silverstroom Resort, has announced its full 2017 festival lineup, which will feature 30 acts, three of which are international.

11 Sep 2017

DRTB returns to The German Club
DRTB returns to The German Club

The fifth Dusty Rebels & The Bombshells rockabilly festival will be held at The German Club in the Cape Town CBD on 4 November 2017.

11 Sep 2017

#MusicExchange: Marcela Arciniegas
#MusicExchange: Marcela Arciniegas

Colombian songwriter and music producer Marcela Arciniegas is in Cape Town for the first time and will be speaking at Music Exchange on 9 September 2017.

By Martin Myers 7 Sep 2017

2017 DMASA nominees announced
2017 DMASA nominees announced

The 2017 Dance Music Awards South Africa (DMASA) has announced the nominees for the inaugural awards.

6 Sep 2017

AFRIMA features at 2017 Moshito Music Conference and Exhibition
AFRIMA features at 2017 Moshito Music Conference and Exhibition

The 2017 Moshito Music Conference and Exhibition will be held at the New Music Factory in Johannesburg from 6-9 September 2017.

6 Sep 2017

#Fokofcrowdfunding supporters to receive Selfmedikasie
#Fokofcrowdfunding supporters to receive Selfmedikasie

Fokofpolisiekar will release their first full-length album in 11 years, Selfmedikasie (Self-Medication), on 3 October 2017.

5 Sep 2017

Shortstraw officially launches Those Medding Kids album
Shortstraw officially launches Those Medding Kids album

Shortstraw has officially launched their Those Medding Kids Collective album, with all of the songs recorded at High Sea Studios by Jacques Du Plessis and Adrian Erasmas.

5 Sep 2017

Stimela, Hotstix to present a night of afro-fusion at Birchwood
Stimela, Hotstix to present a night of afro-fusion at Birchwood

Legendary, platinum-selling afro-fusion band, Stimela, will lead an evening of proudly South African talent at the Ekurhuleni Comes Alive Jazz Evening on Friday, 8 September...

Issued by Birchwood Hotel 4 Sep 2017

River Republic tickets now on sale
River Republic tickets now on sale

Savanna presents River Republic tickets are now on sale. Brought to you by Red Hot Events the organisers from Up the Creek the festival will take place from 24 to 26 November 2017 at Round the Bend Lodge, Breede River in Swellendam.

4 Sep 2017

AKA and Riky Rick to support Migos Culture Tour in South Africa
AKA and Riky Rick to support Migos Culture Tour in South Africa

Multiple award winning hip hop artist AKA and international King Kotini fashion icon Riky Rick have been confirmed as the headlining support acts, for the Migos Culture Tour in Johannesburg and Durban this October.

1 Sep 2017

Opening acts announced for Bastille SA tour
Opening acts announced for Bastille SA tour

Matthew Mole, Opposite the Other, Monark and Tresor have been announced as the opening acts for the South African Bastille tour. The award winning British band will be performing in Cape Town, Johannesburg and Durban in October 2017.

30 Aug 2017

#MEX17: Topics and speakers for 2017 Music Exchange
#MEX17: Topics and speakers for 2017 Music Exchange

Music Exchange celebrates its 7th anniversary on 9 and 10 September 2017 at the Academy Of Sound Engineering studio complex in Cape Town.

30 Aug 2017

#MusicExchange: Loui Lvndn
#MusicExchange: Loui Lvndn

Loui Lvndn, (pronounced “London”) is a singer, song writer, rapper, performing artist, visual artist and writer.

By Martin Myers 30 Aug 2017

DStv Mzansi Viewers' Choice Awards winners announced
DStv Mzansi Viewers' Choice Awards winners announced

The DStv Mzansi Viewers' Choice Awards which took place on Saturday at the Sandton International Convention Centre, saw over one million votes cast for 50 nominees in 10 categories as South Africa made her voice heard.

28 Aug 2017

Hugh Masekela to perform at iRock Jazz Legends
Hugh Masekela to perform at iRock Jazz Legends

Award-winning South African Jazz legend, Hugh Masekela will perform at iRock Jazz Legends, as part of the DStv iRock Limpopo 2017 music festival.

25 Aug 2017

Highlights for 2017 Fak'ugesi African Digital Innovation Festival
Highlights for 2017 Fak'ugesi African Digital Innovation Festival

The Fak'ugesi African Digital Innovation Festival is back in Johannesburg from 6 to 16 September 2017 to celebrate technology, creativity, collaboration and innovation from across the African continent.

23 Aug 2017

#MusicExchange: Moreira Chonguica
#MusicExchange: Moreira Chonguica

Multi-award winning Moreira Chonguica is a celebrated jazz musician born and currently living in Mozambique.

By Martin Myers 23 Aug 2017

John Legend brings Darkness and Light tour to South Africa
John Legend brings Darkness and Light tour to South Africa

Ten time Grammy Award winner and multi platinum selling artist John Legend will be returning to South Africa with his highly anticipated Darkness and Light Global tour in November 2017.

22 Aug 2017

Artscape and the Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra celebrate 46th Western Cape Youth Music Festival
Artscape and the Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra celebrate 46th Western Cape Youth Music Festival

Artscape and the Cape Town Philharmonic Orchestra (CPO) in collaboration with the Distell Foundation celebrate the 46th Western Cape Youth Music Festival on Saturday 2 September 2017.

18 Aug 2017

DJ and producer Spoek Mathambo and Khayelitsha’s own, Yolanda Fyrus.
Airbnb and Vice teams up for a once in a lifetime experience

Airbnb and Vice Media have teamed up to send 100 people on a once in a lifetime experience trip to Paris, Harlem, Cape Town and Tokyo through the Airbnb Trips platform...

18 Aug 2017

#MusicExchange: Alicia Madison
#MusicExchange: Alicia Madison

One would never expect that New York singer/songwriter Alicia Madison was once shy and unable to sing in front of a live audience. Now, with releases out on Armada Records and Lifted Sony, and after working with top DJs such as Laidback Luke and Will Sparks confidence is no longer an issue.

By Martin Myers 15 Aug 2017

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