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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...

9 hours ago

#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 12 hours ago

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

#MusicExchange: Monark
#MusicExchange: Monark

Monark are hot right now with a new self-titled album on the way and a great 1st single called, Broken busy charting nationwide.

By Martin Myers 17 May 2017

Ticket sales for Up the Creek and River Republic are open
Ticket sales for Up the Creek and River Republic are open

Get your tickets for Red Hot Events' Savanna Presents River Republic and Up the Creek 2018 - both happening alongside the Breede River, Swellendam...

16 May 2017

#MusicExchange: Mo-T
#MusicExchange: Mo-T

We caught up with Moshe Kgasoane, better known as Mo-T, the trumpeter from ever-popular band, Mi Casa to get to know the man behind the music.

By Ruth Cooper 15 May 2017

Rock in my Taal to rock Carnival City
Rock in my Taal to rock Carnival City

Rock in my Taal with Francois Van Coke, Die Heuwels Fantasties, Saarkie and more to rock Carnival City on Saturday, 20 May 2017...

15 May 2017

The Soil will be performing at this year's Standard Bank Jazz Festival
Standard Bank Jazz Festival, Grahamstown celebrates 20 years with powerful lineup

SA's oldest jazz festival celebrates landmark anniversary with over 100 jazz innovators from across the world...

11 May 2017

Justin Bieber Johannesburg Concert
Everything you need to know about the Justin Bieber Johannesburg Concert

Here's a list of all you need to know to help you get to the Justin Bieber Purpose World Tour Concert, happening in Johannesburg on Sunday, 14 May 2017 at the FNB Stadium...

11 May 2017

#MusicExchange: Mathew Gold
#MusicExchange: Mathew Gold

Mathew Gold's smooth and dreamy vocals has been riding high on the South African airwaves over the past 4 years through a number of powerful hit collaborations.

By Martin Myers 10 May 2017

IJE's Sunday Serenades kicks off with Gloria Bosman and Omagugu Makhathini
IJE's Sunday Serenades kicks off with Gloria Bosman and Omagugu Makhathini

The International Jazz Extravaganza introduces Sunday Serenades as preludes to the event and featuring some of SA's top jazz talent...

9 May 2017

Krank'd Up adds international act, Animals as Leaders to its lineup
Krank'd Up adds international act, Animals as Leaders to its lineup

Krank'd Up music festival has announced that Animals as Leaders has been confirmed as its first international act of 2017.

8 May 2017

Sketchy Bongo
Sketchy Bongo announced as Justin Bieber's supporting act

Local producer and DJ, Sketchy Bongo has been announced as Justin Bieber's supporting act, when the global star performs in South Africa, as part of his World Tour in May 2017...

5 May 2017

DJ Black Sparrow on the Corona Cooler Box Stage at Afriski Winterfest © Shawn van Zyl
Full line-up for Afriski Winterfest announced

Afriski WinterFest has announced a once in a lifetime line-up jam packed with music and entertainment from Southern Africa's biggest performing artists...

4 May 2017

#MusicExchange: Sybil Anita Lynch
#MusicExchange: Sybil Anita Lynch

Sybil Anita Lynch known simply as Sybil is the cousin of former En Vogue singer, Maxine Jones. She achieved worldwide crossover hits with her cover versions of Dionne Warwick's hits, Don't Make Me Over and Walk On By, which were released in 1989 and 1990, respectively.

By Martin Myers 3 May 2017

Boris Dzhingarov
Seven marketing tips for up-and-coming musicians

If as a musician you want a decent chance at becoming more recognised and making it to the professional circuit, you need to know how to market yourself...

By Boris Dzhingarov, Issued by Monetary Library 29 Apr 2017

Midnight Oil live in SA for one show only
Midnight Oil live in SA for one show only

Legendary Australian rock band and activists, Midnight Oil announced their first show in SA in over two decades...

28 Apr 2017

Willy Mason live in South Africa
Willy Mason live in South Africa

Jump Media's event, Tribes' Got Soul returns in May with an international folk acoustic line-up. Headlined by Willy Mason, the events will take place on Saturday, 6 May 2017 at The Cradle Boutique Hotel in Johannesburg, and on Sunday, 7 May 2017 at Mercury Live in Cape Town.

26 Apr 2017

#MusicExchange: Phelo Bala
#MusicExchange: Phelo Bala

Like many great singers, Phelo Bala started singing in his church choir at an early age, and it was immediately clear that he'd inherited his unique musical gift from his beloved mother and brothers Zwai and Loyiso (of TKZee fame).

By Martin Myers 26 Apr 2017

SAMA23 nominees announced
SAMA23 nominees announced

The list of SAMA23 nominees has been announced and is dominated by new artists who released their debut or second projects in the past year.

24 Apr 2017

#MusicExchange: Mark Haze
#MusicExchange: Mark Haze

Mark Haze is a consummate professional and hardworking musician who was runner up on Idols South Africa in 2011.

By Martin Myers 19 Apr 2017

#FactDurbanRocks
#FactDurbanRocks

This year's Fact Durban Rocks event will take place at People's Park, Moses Mabhida Stadium on Saturday, 1-2 July 2017, 6pm-6am.

18 Apr 2017

#MusicExchange: Jann Klose
#MusicExchange: Jann Klose

Jann Klose is an award-winning pop singer-songwriter who has released five albums and two EPs.

By Martin Myers 12 Apr 2017

Justin Bieber additional limited tickets released
Justin Bieber additional limited tickets released

Due to exceptional demand, additional limited tickets for Justin Bieber's Purpose World Tour in South Africa have been released:

11 Apr 2017

espAfrika announces dates for the dazzling 2017 Royal Escape Experience at Sun City
espAfrika announces dates for the dazzling 2017 Royal Escape Experience at Sun City

espAfrika will once again be staging its eagerly anticipated Royal Escape Experience at the Palace of the Lost City, Sun City, over 14-16 July...

Issued by espAfrika 11 Apr 2017

See Diplo in Johannesburg for one night only
See Diplo in Johannesburg for one night only

Electronic music heavyweight Diplo heads to Johannesburg for one night only on 23 April for ‘One Night with Diplo', set to take place at the Fox Junction event venue and The Goodluck Bar.

10 Apr 2017

Kurt Darren and other great shows on stage at the Rand Show 2017
Kurt Darren and other great shows on stage at the Rand Show 2017

The Rand Show's Showtime Stage on the Esplanade is the perfect place to kick back and enjoy a variety of great music and dance, talent and beauty shows, children's shows, and displays of strength from the strongmen...

Issued by Rand Show 5 Apr 2017

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