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The power of regional radio: CapeTalk, corporates and schools behind Cape's water challenge
The power of regional radio: CapeTalk, corporates and schools behind Cape's water challenge

CapeTalk, in partnership with the Shoprite Group and the University of Stellenbosch, recently announced a smart water roll-out with 100 schools which aims to save one million litres of water a day at schools across Cape Town...

Issued by Primedia Broadcasting 1 day ago

Huawei and Kfm 94.5 tour the Mother City to celebrate the return of the Cape's ultimate music festival
Huawei and Kfm 94.5 tour the Mother City to celebrate the return of the Cape's ultimate music festival

Mark your calendars for 3 March 2018 - when Hauwei and Kfm 94.5 set the stage at Huawei KDay - Cape Town's premier music, technology and lifestyle event.

Issued by Primedia Broadcasting 7 Dec 2017

Durban in for an exciting Summer Beach Festival this December
Durban in for an exciting Summer Beach Festival this December

What do you get when you combine performances by some of SA's hottest musicians and loads of family fun on a popular Durban beach? It is the Coca-Cola Taste Summer Beach Festival in association with East Coast Radio...

Issued by East Coast Radio 7 Dec 2017

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African Media feels the pinch

African Media and Entertainment (AME) has warned shareholders it expects trading conditions for the remaining six months of the 2018 financial year to remain challenging...

By Thabiso Mochiko 28 Nov 2017

Jozi FM joins forces with United Stations
Jozi FM joins forces with United Stations

United Stations has been appointed with immediate effect, as the exclusive national sales partner of choice, for 22-year-old Jozi FM...

Issued by United Stations 27 Nov 2017

Kaya FM Sound Supreme Picnic
Kaya FM Sound Supreme Picnic

Usher in the sunny summer season at Sound Supreme Picnic brought to you for the first time by the home of the Afropolitan, Kaya FM, on Saturday, 25 November...

Issued by Kaya FM 95.9 22 Nov 2017

Radio to Road - Primedia delivers a first for South African clients
Radio to Road - Primedia delivers a first for South African clients

Primedia's Broadcasting and Outdoor divisions have come together to offer an exciting, responsive multiplatform client campaign that will be a South African first...

Issued by Primedia Broadcasting 22 Nov 2017

#Newsmaker: Kriya Gangiah shakes things up
#Newsmaker: Kriya Gangiah shakes things up

'Info-tainment professional' and Jacaranda FM's digital lead, Kriya Gangiah, while still on air for the Saturday Top 20 show, recently left the station's midweek evening drive show to focus her time and energy on some undisclosed opportunities...

By Jessica Tennant 22 Nov 2017

The Mother City gathers for Cape Town's first dancing billboard
The Mother City gathers for Cape Town's first dancing billboard

Kfm 94.5 invited the people of the Cape to join the Kfm Mornings team with Darren Simpson, Sherlin Barends and Sibongile Mafu for the city's first dancing billboard...

Issued by Primedia Broadcasting 21 Nov 2017

Making a 'splash' about Toy Story
Making a 'splash' about Toy Story

More than 500 toys have been donated towards Toy Story 2017 yesterday morning, after a Northlands Primary school learner challenged East Coast Radio Breakfast's Darren Maule to a 1km relay swim...

Issued by East Coast Radio 21 Nov 2017

#Newsmaker: Justine Cullinan wins Veuve Clicquot Elle Boss Corporate Award
#Newsmaker: Justine Cullinan wins Veuve Clicquot Elle Boss Corporate Award

5FM's station manager Justine Cullinan won the Corporate Award at the Veuve Clicquot Elle Boss Awards on Thursday, 9 November. It was just her and overall winner Amanda Dambuza, founder and director of consulting company Uyandiswa, who took home awards on the night...

By Jessica Tennant 17 Nov 2017

Heart FM to host Standard Bank Business Breakfast
Heart FM to host Standard Bank Business Breakfast

Heart FM will be hosting the latest installment of the Standard Bank Business breakfast on 28 November at The Westin Hotel Grand Ballroom...

Issued by Heart FM 16 Nov 2017

Storytelling making a difference for Anglo American
Storytelling making a difference for Anglo American

The third series of Makarapa City, Anglo American's bespoke edutainment radio soapie, hit the airwaves in 2017 with a twelve-part drama series in six South African languages...

Issued by Creatrix 16 Nov 2017

Front-row mood at #SAFW!
#BehindtheSelfie with... Tumi Voster

This extended #EntrepreneurMonth, we go behind the selfie with technophile Tumi Voster - she's marketing manager for Universal Music, a 5FM radio DJ, and a Tropika Island of Treasure Maldives celebrity...

By Leigh Andrews 15 Nov 2017

OFM ringing in the festive season
OFM ringing in the festive season

OFM will be ringing in the festive season with the ever-popular "SPAR Carols by Candlelight" in Potchefstroom and Bloemfontein. As always, the night will be dedicated to charity...

Issued by OFM Radio 15 Nov 2017

#ICYMI: The Liberty Radio Awards roadshow, entries open
#ICYMI: The Liberty Radio Awards roadshow, entries open

The Liberty Radio Awards roadshow took place over the last three days across Johannesburg, Durban and Cape Town respectively, where CEO and convener of the Awards Lance Rothschild explained the new entry system for the 2018 Awards...

By Jessica Tennant 9 Nov 2017

#AfricaCom: What is an African broadcaster in a multi-platform world?
#AfricaCom: What is an African broadcaster in a multi-platform world?

AfricaCom speaker Russell Southwood talks us through what it entails being an African broadcaster in a multi-platform world and how we can go about getting the most out of our content...

By Juanita Pienaar 8 Nov 2017

Mail & Guardian partners with United Stations
Mail & Guardian partners with United Stations

Mail & Guardian, South Africa's oldest quality news source on the web and Africa's first online newspaper, has announced an exclusive partnership with United Stations...

Issued by United Stations 7 Nov 2017

#NewCampaign: It starts with...
#NewCampaign: It starts with...

Woolworths recently launched a digitally-led and multi-channel marketing campaign called the 'Starts With' challenge - a seven-week balanced living challenge facilitated through a Facebook event inviting participants to take part...

By Jessica Tennant 7 Nov 2017

OFM scoops four awards
OFM scoops four awards

In recent weeks OFM won two categories in the Best of Bloemfontein Reader's Choice Awards and two of its journalists were recognised in the Vodacom Journalist of the Year Awards...

Issued by OFM Radio 3 Nov 2017

Magic 828 celebrates its second anniversary with 350,000 listeners
Magic 828 celebrates its second anniversary with 350,000 listeners

Magic 828 has increased its listenership by more than 100% over the last year in the greater Western Cape region...

Issued by The Media Connection 3 Nov 2017

EWN scoops four Vodacom Journalist of the Year Awards
EWN scoops four Vodacom Journalist of the Year Awards

Eyewitness News (EWN) Cape Town journalists were honoured at the regional Vodacom Journalist of the Year Awards held in Cape Town...

Issued by Primedia Broadcasting 30 Oct 2017

The podcast revolution is here!
The podcast revolution is here!

Finally, the podcast revolution has reached South African shores! It's been a slow start, and a long wait for downloads to pick up, but the tide is turning...

By Jason Acar 26 Oct 2017

Monetising online radio: Stop, collaborate and digitally listen
Monetising online radio: Stop, collaborate and digitally listen

Where traditional models in radio have enjoyed funding from around 70% of what the station makes through ad sales revenue, online stations need to do the same, but in a completely different way...

By Chris Jordan 26 Oct 2017

Radio Pulpit award.
DRM Enterprise Africa award for Radio Pulpit

Radio Pulpit 657AM has won the 2017 DRM Enterprise Award (Africa), for its contribution in actively promoting the DRM standard across Southern Africa...

26 Oct 2017

Kagiso Media's SoundBar app delivers more choice
Kagiso Media's SoundBar app delivers more choice

Kagiso Media's recently launched app SoundBar has 12 internet radio stations and is 10 times cheaper to listen to...

By Juanita Pienaar 25 Oct 2017

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Cocreating the CapeTalk conversation in the digital decade

With the rise of social media, there's a deluge of that 'breaking news' information to sift through. You need to be ready to switch focus at the drop of a hat - even while on-air. Tessa van Staden, programming manager at CapeTalk, talks us through how the team has juggled this in their first two decades...

By Leigh Andrews 24 Oct 2017

Heart FM launches Heart Cape Town Music Festival
Heart FM launches Heart Cape Town Music Festival

Heart FM is set to host one of the biggest music festivals in the Western Cape on 10 February 2018 at the Newlands Cricket Stadium...

Issued by Heart FM 20 Oct 2017

20in140: CapeTalk celebrates 20 years of talk radio in the Mother City
20in140: CapeTalk celebrates 20 years of talk radio in the Mother City

CapeTalk, Cape Town's only talk radio station on the AM frequency, celebrates its 20th birthday this month...

Issued by Primedia Broadcasting 16 Oct 2017

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