Bastille performed their last show in South Africa yesterday as part of their Wild, Wild World Tour at Emmarentia Dam in Johannesburg, with support from local acts; Opposite the Other, Tresor, Monark and Matthew Mole.
Last night, 4 October saw the winners of the first official Dance Music Awards South Africa being announced at a closed ceremony in Boksburg, Ekhuruleni. Winners were voted for online by the South African public over the past few weeks. These favourites were recognised at an honouree dinner in their name last night, and attended by winners, their industry peers and selected media.
Internationally acclaimed Hip Hop duo and Men of STATUS, Banele and Bandile Mbere, known as Major League DJz, performed at the inaugural Major League Gardens Social Arts Festival, which took place at the FNB Stadium outer fields.
The BMI Song Camp ran from 4 September to 8 September at South Beach Camps Bay as part of the Music Exchange conference, which was held at the Academy of Sound Engineering studio complex, in District 6, Cape Town on Saturday 9 and 10 September.
The Tholukuthi Heyconcert, held at Zone 6, Soweto, this past weekend saw music heavyweights like DJ Cleo, DJ Tira, Nomuzi Mabena, Morena, pH, Capital and Lerato Kganyago performing while Pearl Thusi MCd the event.