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.
Ruth Cooper 24 Jul 2017
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...
Ruth Cooper 11 Jul 2017
“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.
Ruth Cooper 18 May 2017
Violinist Herman Steyn and guitarist Douw Steyn have teamed up to form the new music group DECA, and will be performing songs from their debut album Black Sails at the Showroom Theatre on Saturday, 8 April at 8pm.
Daniel Dercksen 3 Apr 2017
Premier Hotels & Resorts have made rising star Majozi its official brand ambassador for 2017...
Cari Coetzee 30 Mar 2017
We've only recently said goodbye to the first month of 2017, and already Instagram has a new record-breaking image. The post in question comes from none other than Queen B herself, Beyonce...
Andy Walker 2 Feb 2017
Soulful Capetonian singer and songwriter Alice Phoebe Lou has recently returned to home soil after a successful stint of living and performing in Berlin. We got in touch with her to find out more about this move as well as her thoughts on our local music scene.
Ruth Cooper 1 Feb 2017
Since its inception in 2006, Rocking the Daisies has always striven to promote green principles and practices and over the years has further entrenched and expanded on these views and initiatives.
Ruth Cooper 6 Oct 2016
I've finally hit that age where all music sounds the same to me. Recently a friend, who is a legend in the music review business, and I discussed the fact that 'they don't make music like they used to anymore.' Well Twin Atlantic changed my view on that at the private listening party for their new album, GLA...
Natalie Jardine 14 Sep 2016
Dance Music DJ and producer Das Kapital recently launched a compilation album, Das Kapital Presents Overtime, showcasing 15 of the best new recordings from his Do Work Records stable. We chat to him to find out more as well as his plans when it comes to musical progression.
Ruth Cooper 8 Sep 2016
Well-loved presenter Katlego Maboe, best known for co-hosting on Expresso, recently wrote and recorded a song with the aim to raise awareness and funds for the Anti-Racism Network South Africa (ARNSA).
Ruth Cooper 6 Jul 2016
The DStv Delicious Festival launched at an event at Multichoice City in Randburg on Wednesday with the announcement that it is bringing out the Jacksons to perform at the festival.
Danette Breitenbach 1 Jul 2016
After the release of recent album 'AfroBoer & The Golden Goose' Gerald Clark packed his tent and his 'Golden Goose' (his gf) and hit the road, embracing the nomadic life while touring the new album all over the country. We sent him a few questions to find out more.
Ruth Cooper 23 May 2016
Musician and artist Umlilo is awe-ing local and international markets with his unique post-kwaito electronica, socially conscious lyrics and gender-bending avant garde style.
Ruth Cooper 18 May 2016
I am a Joburg kid and I love those streets, but I must say that, aside from the wine farms and the Kirstenbosch Summer Concerts, Goldfish's annual Submerged Sundays residency (which usually runs for about ten weeks) at Shimmy Beach Club is a staple of mine since moving to Cape Town.
Charles Siboto 13 May 2016
We were promised a special evening, but what we actually got was something of a more spectacular nature. Not only is Josh Groban a famously talented singer, songwriter and musician, he is also genuinely passionate about encouraging budding musicians, and generally just a great guy...
Angie White 14 Apr 2016