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Imbokodo Jazz Festival to empower women and youth during #WomensMonth
Imbokodo Jazz Festival to empower women and youth during #WomensMonth

The Imbokodo Jazz Festival will take place on Saturday, 12 August 2017 at N Shed in the Port of Durban, catering to both jazz and contemporary jazz lovers.

2 days ago

Moozlie, Rouge & DJ Doowap to headline Berlin eKapa Festival
Moozlie, Rouge & DJ Doowap to headline Berlin eKapa Festival

The cross-cultural one-day festival, Berlin eKapa will be taking place in Paarden Eiland on Saturday, 5 August 2017, showcasing the best South African art, fashion, music and culture, with a twist - a taste of Germany.

2 days ago

Van Coke Kartel bids farewell with final shows in Stellenbosch and Cape Town
Van Coke Kartel bids farewell with final shows in Stellenbosch and Cape Town

Van Coke Kartel will play their final shows ever in Stellenbosch on Wednesday, 26 July 2017 at Aandklas, and Cape Town on Friday, 28 July 2017, with tickets sold-out at Mercury Live.

2 days ago

Ultra SA announces ticket prices for 2018
Ultra SA announces ticket prices for 2018

ULTRA South Africa, now in its fifth consecutive year, has announced its return to Cape Town on Friday, 9 February 2018 at the Cape Town Stadium, and Johannesburg on Saturday, 10 February 2018 at the Expo Centre, Nasrec; as well as ticket announcement prices for its various phases.

3 days ago

Olmeca's 2017 Grietfest brings you fresh beats from SA's electronic music scene
Olmeca's 2017 Grietfest brings you fresh beats from SA's electronic music scene

The Olmeca Grietfest is back for its seventh year, bringing you the freshest beats from across globe, paying homage to the kings and queens of the South African electronic music industry on Saturday, 26 August 2017 at The Container Yard, Johannesburg.

3 days ago

Yusuf/Cat Stevens‘ Peace Train Tour comes to SA in November
Yusuf/Cat Stevens‘ Peace Train Tour comes to SA in November

British singer-songwriter, and Rock ‘n Roll Hall of Fame inductee, Yusuf Islam/Cat Stevens' first South African tour will be taking place in Cape Town, Joburg and Durban in November 2017.

3 days ago

#MusicExchange: MarcAlex
#MusicExchange: MarcAlex

Brothers' Alex and Marc Rantseli from band MarcAlex, exploded on to the SA music scene in 1989 with the seminal song, Quick Quick, are now back on stage at the GrandWest Arena, Cape Town, in a show titled Rocking the City 2017 Down Memory Lane...

By Martin Myers 3 days ago

Calling all EDM artists - Das Kapital wants you on his next album
Calling all EDM artists - Das Kapital wants you on his next album

DJ, producer and co-founder of Do Work Records, Das Kapital, is calling on music producers and artists across South Africa to submit tracks for possible inclusion in his upcoming album Das Kapital Presents Overtime Volume 2, due to be released in October 2017. We got in touch with him to find out more.

By Ruth Cooper 24 Jul 2017

Ultra South Africa releases early bird tickets
Ultra South Africa releases early bird tickets

Ultra South Africa, Africa's largest electronic music festival returns to Cape Town and Johannesburg in February 2018 for its fifth consecutive year.

20 Jul 2017

Alien Ant Farm's Ja Well No Fine tour comes to SA
Alien Ant Farm's Ja Well No Fine tour comes to SA

US band Alien Ant Farm will perform in Joburg, Pretoria, Durban and Cape Town during October and November 2017 for their Ja Well No Fine South African Tour.

20 Jul 2017

Rikki Stein, Afrima international advisor
All Africa Music Awards receives nearly 5,000 entries

The All Africa Music Awards has received 4,816 entries for 2017 submission with Eastern Africa having the highest entries as screening and adjudication processes follows...

20 Jul 2017

MCQP announces 2017 theme at new Christmas in July party
MCQP announces 2017 theme at new Christmas in July party

For a first in its 24 years of existence, MCQP will be announcing it's theme for it's December costume party, earlier at new Christmas in July event.

19 Jul 2017

#MusicExchange: Bernice Boikanyo
#MusicExchange: Bernice Boikanyo

Drummer Bernice Boikanyo is a living testament that hard work and perseverance pays off.

By Martin Myers 18 Jul 2017

Neon Run 2017 lights up new Johannesburg location
Neon Run 2017 lights up new Johannesburg location

The 2017 Johannesburg Neon Run will be taking place on Saturday, 2 September at a new venue, the St Stithians College in Sandton.

18 Jul 2017

Blood Brothers unite in battle against cancer
Blood Brothers unite in battle against cancer

In support of the Vrede Foundation, ten of South Africa's local rock legends will unite as one to become Blood Brothers on 30 September 2017 in the battle against cancer at The Good Luck Bar in Johannesburg.

17 Jul 2017

Carl Houston Mc Millan wins 2017 Jameson Music Video Grant
Carl Houston Mc Millan wins 2017 Jameson Music Video Grant

Jameson is excited to announced Carl Houston Mc Millan as the winner of its 2017 Jameson Music Video Grant. Mc Millan has won R200,000 to shoot a music video for Impepho by Trap Funk & Alivio featuring Morena Leraba & ManKind.

17 Jul 2017

Full line-up announced for Toyota Live Drum Beat
Full line-up announced for Toyota Live Drum Beat

The Toyota Live Drum Beat music concert will be taking place on the 26 August 2017 at new venue, The Carnival City Lawns and new Sun Park in Ekurhuleni.

14 Jul 2017

Prime Circle, Freshlyground and The Graeme Watkins Project to support Midnight Oil
Prime Circle, Freshlyground and The Graeme Watkins Project to support Midnight Oil

Breakout Management and KykNet have announced Prime Circle, Freshlyground and The Graeme Watkins Project as the guest artists for the Midnight Oil concert.

14 Jul 2017

Black Coffee to perform at Victoria Falls Carnival
Black Coffee to perform at Victoria Falls Carnival

The Victoria Falls Carnival returns from 29 to 31 December 2017, for a once-in-a-lifetime New Years' experience.

12 Jul 2017

Gangnam Style dethroned as top YouTube video
Gangnam Style dethroned as top YouTube video

NEW YORK - Gangnam Style, the quirky South Korean video that spawned a global dance craze and went so viral it nearly broke YouTube, has finally been dethroned as the most watched video...

12 Jul 2017

Tweak's back with their 2017 Acockalypse Tour
Tweak's back with their 2017 Acockalypse Tour

In 1998, the pop-punk band Tweak exploded onto the radio waves with their breakout single ‘Birthday Card'. This November sees them reunited for their Acockalypse Tour coming to Joburg, Cape Town and Stellenbosch.

12 Jul 2017

#MusicExchange: Strange Loving
#MusicExchange: Strange Loving

Roland Rowley, Dakin Auret and Kosta Karatamoglou, from EDM act Strange Loving, have recently scored a number one on the iTunes Jazz Chart...

By Martin Myers 11 Jul 2017

Intervals joins Krank'd Up line-up
Intervals joins Krank'd Up line-up

Canadian guitar hero, Aaron Marshall and his band, Intervals are getting ready to set foot on the 2017 Krank'd Up stage on 30 September.

11 Jul 2017

#StartupStory: THAT Network helps creatives find clients
#StartupStory: THAT Network helps creatives find clients

South African based entrepreneurs, Shakirah Sky Dramat and Wayne Hipe Robertson, recently relaunched THAT Network, a startup, which aims to create a sustainable creative industry...

By Ruth Cooper 11 Jul 2017

Cape Town Fringe introduces new format for 2017
Cape Town Fringe introduces new format for 2017

The Cape Town Fringe is back in the Mother City from 21 September to 8 October 2017 in a brand new format.

11 Jul 2017

CTEMF releases 2018 festival dates
CTEMF releases 2018 festival dates

The Cape Town Electronic Music Festival has announced its 2018 festival dates, which will take place in Cape Town from 6 to 8 April 2018.

10 Jul 2017

Winners announced for the 2017 National Arts Festival Awards
Winners announced for the 2017 National Arts Festival Awards

The Fringe at this years' National Arts Festival saw more than two hundred productions premiere, with the Ovations Awards panel making their way through the festival's theatres to select work that stood out and made audiences stand up.

10 Jul 2017

Kahn Morbee's new solo album is released
Kahn Morbee's new solo album is released

Gallo Record Company is excited to announce the release of Kahn Morbee's second studio album, ‘A Noise In The Void'.

5 Jul 2017

#MusicExchange: Maya Spector
#MusicExchange: Maya Spector

Maya Elizabeth Spector is a rising talent in the South African music and theatre world. Coming from a culturally diverse, musical family, she grew up in Japan, Swaziland, America and South Africa.

By Martin Myers 4 Jul 2017

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