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Steve Umculo releases new song upon his return from Nashville
Steve Umculo releases new song upon his return from NashvilleArticle

Meet Steve Umculo. Umculo is the Zulu word for music. It is itself a representation of what Steve Umculo strives to achieve - a blend of cultures and styles. His music is a unique fusion of Afro-centric grooves and folk harmonies that will get any audience up on their feet.

Martin Myers 5 May 2021

VWV'S virtual event hub
VWV'S virtual event hubArticle

It's not that Covid has prevented us from communicating, it's that the pandemic has prevented us from communicating well...

Issued by VWV 13 Apr 2021

Music festivals will be very different in summer 2021 - here's what to expect
Music festivals will be very different in summer 2021 - here's what to expectArticle

Live events are set to make a welcome return as the UK moves out of lockdown in the coming months. Parklife and Wireless are the latest events to confirm that they will go ahead this year, both for September, in Manchester and London respectively. Wireless has yet to announce artists, but Parklife's bill includes rappers Megan Thee Stallion and Dave, and electronic stars Disclosure.

Nick Davies & Daniel Baxter 7 Apr 2021

Win big with the Ad Room!
Win big with the Ad Room!Article

The AAA School of Advertising's Ad Room, open to grade 11 and 12 learners, is a platform developed to find the next storytellers, visual thinkers and strategic thinkers ready to create a career in a creative space...

Issued by AAA School of Advertising 20 Oct 2020

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The effect of the coronavirus outbreak on the sports and entertainment industry and thus sponsorshipArticle

Judith Mugeni from Ganizani Consulting shares her thoughts on the effect of the Covid-19/coronavirus outbreak on the sports and entertainment industry and how this affects sponsorship...

Judith Mugeni 13 Mar 2020

#StartupStory: NOWNOW becomes reality for young entrepreneur
#StartupStory: NOWNOW becomes reality for young entrepreneurArticle

Imagine this...you're 16 years old, you're in Grade 10 and you're sitting in a classroom and all of a sudden an idea comes to mind...

Evan-Lee Courie 17 Feb 2020

#BFGlobal500: Amazon breaks $200bn mark, still world's most valuable brand
#BFGlobal500: Amazon breaks $200bn mark, still world's most valuable brandArticle

Amazon makes history as the first brand in Brand Finance Global 500 ranking to exceed $200bn value mark and retains title of world's most valuable brand for the third consecutive year...

22 Jan 2020

What womxn say...
What womxn say...Article

The way womxn are seen and valued in society has the power to shape a country's landscape on a social, cultural and economical level...

Issued by Business and Arts South Africa 4 Sep 2019

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Kenya finalising its plan to tax YouTube and NetflixArticle

The Kenyan ICT ministry is in the final stages of developing a framework that will be used to tax foreign online streaming media services such as YouTube and Netflix...

22 Aug 2019

Mobile app uses AR to locate friends in a crowd
Mobile app uses AR to locate friends in a crowdArticle

In a crowded music festival setting, losing sight of friends is a common problem - but now there's a solution...

7 Jun 2019

Five key learnings from SXSW 2019
Five key learnings from SXSW 2019Article

Founders of Brandtruth//DGTL Integrated Content Practice, Wayne Flemming and Zubeida Goolam discusses five key learnings from the SXSW talks they attended, from A$AP Rocky and Trevor Noah to Brené Brown and Gwyneth Paltrow...

Wayne Flemming and Zubeida Goolam 17 Apr 2019

CEO of HDI Youth Consultancy, Bongani Chinkanda.
#NedbankIMC2019: Brands not being effective when marketing to a youth economy worth over R111bnArticle

Bongani Chinkanda says businesses and brands have to immerse themselves in youth culture and then create products that are relevant if they want to effectively market to the youth...

15 Mar 2019

All your NB info for Rock On The Lawns
All your NB info for Rock On The LawnsArticle

Indie pop-rock icons The Cure will headline the 2019 Rock On The Lawns music festivals in Johannesburg on 16 March at Festival Lawns, Carnival City and Cape Town on 21 March at the Kenilworth Racecourse...

14 Mar 2019

#MusicExchange: Oh! Calamity
#MusicExchange: Oh! CalamityArticle

Brandon Holz (guitar), Luka De Wet (drums), Matthew Brown (vocals) and Josi Goncalves (bass guitar) make up South African boy band, Oh! Calamity...

Martin Myers 27 Feb 2019

Festival-goers can now shop and ship to Amazon lockers at Coachella
Festival-goers can now shop and ship to Amazon lockers at CoachellaArticle

Visitors to the USA's popular Coachella festival in April will now be able to shop festival essentials from Amazon to be delivered to an Amazon locker located inside the event...

14 Feb 2019

Arno Carstens to support Bryan Ferry on SA tour
Arno Carstens to support Bryan Ferry on SA tourArticle

South African singer-songwriter Arno Carstens will open for Bryan Ferry when the English singer and songwriter tours South Africa in February 2019...

11 Dec 2018

The changing landscape of PR and sponsorship in SA
The changing landscape of PR and sponsorship in SAArticle

The PR and sponsorship landscapes have changed, but with change comes creative thinking and new opportunities...

Manuela Dias De Deus 22 Nov 2018

10 artists added to 2019 MTN Bushfire lineup
10 artists added to 2019 MTN Bushfire lineupArticle

At least 10 acts from South Africa, Africa, and the rest of the world have been added to the initial lineup for the 2019 MTN Bushfire Festival...

14 Nov 2018

Catch these 4 musicians at the V&A Summer Sessions in November
Catch these 4 musicians at the V&A Summer Sessions in NovemberArticle

The Summer Sessions Presented By Mercedes-Benz are set to make a comeback at the V&A Waterfront's Amphitheatre from November 2018-February 2019...

13 Nov 2018

We need to save our heritage brands
We need to save our heritage brandsArticle

Heritage month is all about the stories, buildings and places that define us as South Africans. But given our divided past...

Gerhard Heyns 25 Sep 2018

The Cure to tour SA in 2019
The Cure to tour SA in 2019Article

Indie pop-rock icons The Cure will headline the 2019 Rock On The Lawns music festivals in Johannesburg on 16 March at Festival Lawns, Carnival City and Cape Town on 21 March at the Kenilworth Racecourse...

23 Aug 2018

Amasa Award entries open
Amasa Award entries openArticle

Entries for the 2018 Amasa Awards are now open and an exciting new award, the Amasa Agency of the Year Award, has been added to the programme...

Issued by Amasa 14 Aug 2018

Karen Zoid, Kahn Morbee, Francois van Coke to feature at Republiek van Zoid Afrika
Karen Zoid, Kahn Morbee, Francois van Coke to feature at Republiek van Zoid AfrikaArticle

The Republiek van Zoid Afrika live arena concert will feature Karen Zoid alongside some of South Africa's top artists, on Friday, 15 June at the Sun Arena Times Square in Pretoria.

12 Jun 2018

The Dolls and Elle B. to open for Katy Perry on SA tour
The Dolls and Elle B. to open for Katy Perry on SA tourArticle

The Dolls and Elle B. will open for Katy Perry when she performs at the Ticketpro Dome in Johannesburg on the South African leg of her Witness: The Tour on 18, 20, and 21 July 2018.

21 May 2018

South by Southwest film festival from a South African creative's perspective
South by Southwest film festival from a South African creative's perspectiveArticle

This year's South by Southwest film festival was "some kind of collective consciousness" according to Daniel Schoeman, creative technologist at TBWA\Hunt\Lascaris...

Jessica Tennant 23 Apr 2018

Lebanese jazz band Praed to perform in SA, Zimbabwe
Lebanese jazz band Praed to perform in SA, ZimbabweArticle

Lebanese avant-garde experimental jazz band Praed has embarked on a tour of South Africa and Zimbabwe from 21 April-1 May 2018.

23 Apr 2018

Skepta to perform at Red Bull Music Fest
Skepta to perform at Red Bull Music FestArticle

Skepta has been added to the Red Bull Music Festival line-up. The Red Bull Music Festival will see 80 artists perform across a number of venues in Johannesburg from 3-8 April 2018.

22 Mar 2018

Maverick of brand thinking insights - Is your brand 'woke'?
Maverick of brand thinking insights - Is your brand 'woke'?Article

As cliché as it sounds, brands need to adapt to consumers' current state of mind and way of things or suffer the consequences of being called out or being irrelevant...

Mfundo Ntsibande 6 Feb 2018

MTN Bushfire makes top festival list
MTN Bushfire makes top festival listArticle

US based festival market platform and club, Everfest has announced MTN Bushfire Festival as one of the 30 top festivals in its exclusive Fest300 list.

25 Jan 2018

Festivals to add to your 2018 summer social calendar
Festivals to add to your 2018 summer social calendarArticle

Are you already busy planning your 2018 social calendar? I've listed a few cool festivals you should check out between January and March - add them to your list!

4 Jan 2018

2017 Voice winner Craig Lucas chats debut album
2017 Voice winner Craig Lucas chats debut albumArticle

The Voice 2017 winner Craig Lucas's debut album Restless was released through Universal Music South Africa in October 2017. We got in touch with the singer to chat about the new album and his experiences on The Voice.

Ruth Cooper 12 Dec 2017

Cape Town's Jarrad Ricketts crowned winner of third annual espYoungLegends 2018 competition
Cape Town's Jarrad Ricketts crowned winner of third annual espYoungLegends 2018 competitionArticle

In what can only be described as a nail-biting and thrilling conclusion to the third annual espYoungLegends 2018 online talent competition, Jarrad Ricketts has been crowned winner...

Issued by espAfrika 1 Nov 2017

Opening acts announced for Bastille SA tour
Opening acts announced for Bastille SA tourArticle

Matthew Mole, Opposite the Other, Monark and Tresor have been announced as the opening acts for the South African Bastille tour. The award winning British band will be performing in Cape Town, Johannesburg and Durban in October 2017.

30 Aug 2017

Entries are open for the AMASA Awards!
Entries are open for the AMASA Awards!Article

AMASA is calling all media practitioners' countrywide to show off their best work implemented between 1 July 2016 and 30 June 2017 in order to inspire the industry as a whole...

Issued by Amasa 4 Jul 2017

#OnTheBigScreen: Pirates, Rock and Roll and Unrequited Love
#OnTheBigScreen: Pirates, Rock and Roll and Unrequited LoveArticle

Pirates of the Caribbean: Salazar's Revenge, Song to Song, Unforgettable and Twelfth Night open at local cinemas this weekend.

Daniel Dercksen 26 May 2017

Leveraging the sponsorship industry
Leveraging the sponsorship industryArticle

Until recently, the sponsorship industry was all about getting onto signage and maximising media exposure.

Issued by Levergy 18 May 2017

Pauline du Paty
#BrandManagerMonth: Building a new brand in SAArticle

I often wonder how I managed before Uber came waltzing into my life, solving the parking issue I so often have when in town, simplifying short distance travel and even pickups from the airport. But what about longer distances?

Ilse van den Berg 23 Mar 2017

Rock on the Lawns adds aKing to the lineup
Rock on the Lawns adds aKing to the lineupArticle

The outdoor music festival Rock on the Lawns will see Cape Town based alternative rock and pop band, aKing, join a variety of South Africa's top bands and artists at Carnival City on 18 March 2017.

7 Feb 2017

Prince Albert's The Showroom Theatre announces its lineup
Prince Albert's The Showroom Theatre announces its lineupArticle

Locals and tourists in the Great Karoo are in for a hodgepodge of great entertainment this year at the Art-Deco Showroom Theatre in Prince Albert as the venue reveals its lineup.

20 Jan 2017

Samsung to sponsor Ultra South Africa 2017
Samsung to sponsor Ultra South Africa 2017Article

Samsung Electronics South Africa is to sponsor the Ultra South Africa Music Festival 2017, taking place on 24 February 2017 in Cape Town and 25 February in Johannesburg...

10 Jan 2017

Tshakhuma village to host drama, music festival
Tshakhuma village to host drama, music festivalArticle

Tshakhuma village, just 28km outside Thohoyandou, in Limpopo, will host one of the most famous annual drama and music festivals in the Vhembe district organised by well-known musician and film producer, Tshidino Ndou of Vhadino Entertainment...

28 Dec 2016

#BizTrends2017: Key trends in the live experience space
#BizTrends2017: Key trends in the live experience spaceArticle

Alexandre Torrao, MD of MUCHOMOO Experiential Marketing & Events Agency, Johannesburg identifies key trends for 2017 in the live experience space.

Alexandre Torrao 14 Dec 2016

CTIJF reveals a line-up of musical brilliance for its upcoming 18th edition
CTIJF reveals a line-up of musical brilliance for its upcoming 18th editionArticle

The Cape Town International Jazz Festival (CTIJF) has heralded its 18th year with a musically broad line-up that will captivate jazz purists, world music fans, fusion lovers and soul nostalgics...

Issued by espAfrika 24 Nov 2016

Cape Town International Jazz Festival announces first artists
Cape Town International Jazz Festival announces first artistsArticle

Now in its 18th year, The Cape Town International Jazz Festival has announced the first lineup of artists set to perform from 31 March-1 April 2017.

23 Nov 2016

The Movie Music Festival in December
The Movie Music Festival in DecemberArticle

The Movie Music Festival - a first of its kind - will be held from on 10 December 2016 at Mary Fitzgerald Square, Newtown. Gates will open from 12.00-2.00.

18 Nov 2016

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