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#MusicExchange: Lana Crowster returns to the national music scene with the release of single: "Fake"
#MusicExchange: Lana Crowster returns to the national music scene with the release of single: "Fake"

After having spent years working on several successful musical endeavours, including performing on the current season of Music Roulette on SABC 2, South African singer Lana Crowster returns to the national music scene with the release of her latest single: "Fake"...

Martin Myers 20 Jul 2021

#MusicExchange: Adrien Conradie releases short film "The State of the Arts - The Forgotten Industry"
#MusicExchange: Adrien Conradie releases short film "The State of the Arts - The Forgotten Industry"

"The State of the Arts - The Forgotten Industry", is a compelling snapshot of the struggles faced by some of the country's entertainment and live-performing artists during the Covid-19 pandemic. Martin Myers chats to director Adrien Conradie, aka Aidin Caye...

Martin Myers 14 Jul 2021

#MusicExchange: Latheem Gabriel releases new single "At First Sight"
#MusicExchange: Latheem Gabriel releases new single "At First Sight"

Cape Town-based artist Latheem Gabriel has released his new single: "At First Sight"...

Martin Myers 6 Jul 2021

#MusicExchange: Shimza, Darque and Sino Msolo collaborate on "Kethiwe"
#MusicExchange: Shimza, Darque and Sino Msolo collaborate on "Kethiwe"

One of the leaders of Afro-house in South Africa, Shimza and Darque come together with vocalist Sino Msolo and have fused their selective styles on a collaboration entitled "Kethiwe"...

Martin Myers 29 Jun 2021

Teen author and musician Jess Robus publishes book of poetry A Few Slivers of Light
Teen author and musician Jess Robus publishes book of poetry A Few Slivers of Light

With a maturity that belies her 14 years, vibrant Jess Robus is already a singer, songwriter, debater and musical theatre aficionado...

Martin Myers 23 Jun 2021

#MusicExchange: Gabrielle De Gama releases debut single, acts alongside Iain Glen from Game of Thrones
#MusicExchange: Gabrielle De Gama releases debut single, acts alongside Iain Glen from Game of Thrones

Talent is something that can be cultivated with passion, motivation, patience and practice. Armoured with all four, 14-year-old Gabrielle De Gama utilised lockdown as an opportunity to write and record her debut single, "Nasty". The song has a crucial message about bullying.

Martin Myers 15 Jun 2021

#MusicExchange: Mila Smith releases "Liars and Fakes"; her debut single as a solo artist
#MusicExchange: Mila Smith releases "Liars and Fakes"; her debut single as a solo artist

The 16-year-old musician, Mila Smith, has released "Liars and Fakes"; her debut single as a solo artist. The song was engineered by Milan Rendell, another young go-getter from Cape Town.

Martin Myers 9 Jun 2021

#MusicExchange: Nic Jeffrey releases new single "Say Love"
#MusicExchange: Nic Jeffrey releases new single "Say Love"

Since moving to Cape Town in 2018, 21-year-old Nic Jeffrey has grown considerably as a musician. Originally from Johannesburg, the multi-instrumentalist spent his first few years as singer and guitarist for the band, PHLO.

Martin Myers 3 Jun 2021

#MusicExchange: Dylan Red releases new album: First Take
#MusicExchange: Dylan Red releases new album: First Take

Dylan Red is a Cape Town-born singer-songwriter who plays multiple instruments and has been performing professionally since 2016. He cut his musical teeth at the V&A Waterfront; he opened for Jazzathon 2019 at the V&A Waterfront.

Martin Myers 26 May 2021

Idols SA winners Yanga Sobetwa and Paxton team up on "Catch Me"
Idols SA winners Yanga Sobetwa and Paxton team up on "Catch Me"

Yanga Sobetwa, former Idols SA winner and one of SA's fastest rising stars, released her much anticipated single "Catch Me" feat. Paxton last week.

Martin Myers 18 May 2021

#MusicExchange: Steve Louw releases new album Headlight Dreams
#MusicExchange: Steve Louw releases new album Headlight Dreams

It's hard to believe the last music we heard from Steve Louw arrived seven long years ago. With the wait now finally over, fans right around the world are already embracing the pop-rock icon's return with arms wide open.

Martin Myers 11 May 2021

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

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

#MusicExchange: Lee Cole releases new single "Honey, Let Me In"
#MusicExchange: Lee Cole releases new single "Honey, Let Me In"

Johannesburg-based singer-songwriter Lee Cole has been steadily making his musical presence known as one pristinely produced pop song at a time.

Martin Myers 29 Apr 2021

#MusicExchange: Vaughn Prangley releases EP titled "Where It Begins"
#MusicExchange: Vaughn Prangley releases EP titled "Where It Begins"

South African singer-songwriter and guitarist Vaughn Prangley is carving out a unique path with his unmistakably deep, soulful and emotionally weathered voice that speaks to a maturity way beyond his years. His work takes his listener on a journey through personal experiences.

Martin Myers 20 Apr 2021

#MusicExchange: Club of Suns releases new single, "Nova"
#MusicExchange: Club of Suns releases new single, "Nova"

The Johannesburg-based band, Club of Suns, is proving that it was worth the wait with the eagerly awaited release of their single, "Nova".

Martin Myers 13 Apr 2021

#MusicExchange: Kayleigh Bell releases new single off upcoming album
#MusicExchange: Kayleigh Bell releases new single off upcoming album

Kayleigh Bell is the new kid on the block in the Cape Town music scene. She hails from the Eastern Cape where she has been making waves with her indie/folk music for some years.

Martin Myers 7 Apr 2021

#MusicExchange: Parable Fifteen releases third full-length album Bioluminescence
#MusicExchange: Parable Fifteen releases third full-length album Bioluminescence

Bioluminescence is the brand-new album from Durban-born musicians Parable Fifteen.

Martin Myers 30 Mar 2021

#MusicExchange: John Niel releases new single "The Good Ones"
#MusicExchange: John Niel releases new single "The Good Ones"

"'The Good Ones' is about the crazy journey we get to go on in this life and while we're here, we should experience as much as possible," says John Niel.

Martin Myers 23 Mar 2021

#MusicExchange: Emma van Heyn collaborates with Øceans on new track "Parallel Babe"
#MusicExchange: Emma van Heyn collaborates with Øceans on new track "Parallel Babe"

Øceans has been cementing himself as a top EDM producer and DJ in Cape Town and teams up with Emma van Heyn, one of SA's most talented up-and-coming singer-songwriters, on new track "Parallel Babe".

Martin Myers 18 Mar 2021

#MusicExchange: The Voice SA top 12 finalist Ramelo releases debut single "Heyi Wena"
#MusicExchange: The Voice SA top 12 finalist Ramelo releases debut single "Heyi Wena"

South African soulful singer Ramelo released her debut single "Heyi Wena", last week.

Martin Myers 10 Mar 2021

#MusicExchange: Wendy Oldfield is back with new single, upcoming album
#MusicExchange: Wendy Oldfield is back with new single, upcoming album

Singer-songwriter Wendy Oldfield is back with a beautiful new single entitled "Home", which was released ahead of her new album Salt that set to be released in the second quarter of 2021.

Martin Myers 2 Mar 2021

#MusicExchange: Sasha-Lee Davids returns to the spotlight with new single, online concert
#MusicExchange: Sasha-Lee Davids returns to the spotlight with new single, online concert

South African singer and songwriting artist Sasha-Lee Davids returns to the spotlight with a brand new single and her first online concert this weekend.

Martin Myers 23 Feb 2021

#MusicExchange: Bonfire Buffalo release new single
#MusicExchange: Bonfire Buffalo release new single

After a three-year hiatus, alternative rock band Bonfire Buffalo are back on the scene with an emotive ballad titled "Remember Me". Pulling at the heartstrings of its listeners, the song still carries with it the quirky and eclectic sound the band are known for.

Martin Myers 16 Feb 2021

#MusicExchange: Gazelle prepares for comeback with new album
#MusicExchange: Gazelle prepares for comeback with new album

For the past 10 years, Gazelle, aka Xander Ferreira, has been living and learning in New York City. In February 2020, Gazelle travelled back to South Africa to record a Gazelle comeback album with the working title of From Limpopo with Love...

Martin Myers 9 Feb 2021

#MusicExchange: Behind the music with SA music legend PJ Powers
#MusicExchange: Behind the music with SA music legend PJ Powers

South African music legend PJ Powers Thandeka is an award-winning musician with 12 gold discs, four platinum and a gold CD...

Martin Myers 2 Feb 2021

#MusicExchange: SA-born singer-songwriter Cara Frew releases new single
#MusicExchange: SA-born singer-songwriter Cara Frew releases new single

Meet powerhouse Cara Frew, a South African-born singer-songwriter whose music is wrapped in pop vocals and an earthy feel, with organic elements that are driven by acoustic guitar and African drums...

Martin Myers 25 Jan 2021

#MusicExchange: Charles Webster releases 10-track album featuring Sipho 'Hotstix' Mabuse
#MusicExchange: Charles Webster releases 10-track album featuring Sipho 'Hotstix' Mabuse

Charles Webster is a British electronic music producer and DJ who specialises in producing house music, amongst several other genres, including downtempo and jazz. Webster now lives in Cape Town...

Martin Myers 19 Jan 2021

#MusicExchange: Tye Platinum releases debut single
#MusicExchange: Tye Platinum releases debut single

Cape Town-born singer Tye Platinum has fulfilled a life-long dream by releasing his very own debut music single...

Martin Myers 11 Jan 2021

#BestofBiz 2020: Lifestyle
#BestofBiz 2020: Lifestyle

We've compiled our annual #BestofBiz 2020 lists across all our industries featuring our most popular articles, most-read contributors and brand press offices with the most views. Discover the most read content on Bizcommunity's Lifestyle & Entertainment site over the past year below...

11 Dec 2020

#MusicExchange: KLA collaborates on new single with Alley and Justin Chalice
#MusicExchange: KLA collaborates on new single with Alley and Justin Chalice

Port Elizabeth-based producer and DJ, Alley, brings together two of SA's most-talented singers as KLA and Justin Chalice join vocal forces on the brand-new single "Come Over"...

Martin Myers 9 Dec 2020

#MusicExchange: Nic Billington releases music video for new single "You Get Me High"
#MusicExchange: Nic Billington releases music video for new single "You Get Me High"

After a string of successful chart-toppers, musical accolades, a critically- acclaimed debut album and, more recently, a number one hit with "Wish You Well", Nic Billington is back serving us raspy vocals, falsetto harmonies and '80s undertones with the release of his brand-new single, "You Get Me High".

Martin Myers 1 Dec 2020

#MusicExchange: PHFAT releases brand-new single, music video for "Whatever You Like"
#MusicExchange: PHFAT releases brand-new single, music video for "Whatever You Like"

PHFAT, enfant terrible of South African electronic rap and stalwart in the local industry, has emerged from a pandemic-induced hiatus to release "Whatever You Like", the latest track in a series of anthological and in some cases autobiographical releases about love and human relationships.

Martin Myers 24 Nov 2020

#MusicExchange: Neo Muyanga to perform at Jazz and Classical Encounters Festival Vol 2
#MusicExchange: Neo Muyanga to perform at Jazz and Classical Encounters Festival Vol 2

Paul Hanmer and guitarist and singer Neo Muyanga will perform together at the 2020 Jazz and Classical Encounters Festival Vol 2 at Spier Amphitheatre, which takes place on Saturday, 28 November 2020...

Martin Myers 18 Nov 2020

#MusicExchange: Julia Church makes waves abroad, collaborates with SA's finest talents
#MusicExchange: Julia Church makes waves abroad, collaborates with SA's finest talents

Based in the UK by way of Durban, Julia Church grew up enamoured by the sounds of trailblazers Fleetwood Mac, Joni Mitchell, Carly Simon and Nora Jones...

Martin Myers 10 Nov 2020

#MusicExchange: DJ PH releases new single
#MusicExchange: DJ PH releases new single

Known for his impressive versatility and energetic stage presence, PH Madubela, also known as DJ PH, is arguably one of South Africa's finest entertainers...

Martin Myers 3 Nov 2020

Stanley Sibande: The SA-based, Zambian-born guitar hero
Stanley Sibande: The SA-based, Zambian-born guitar hero

Stanley Sibande Is a South African-based, Zambian-born, solo, acoustic singer-songwriter. He released his new single "Falling Off The Edge", last week...

Martin Myers 27 Oct 2020

#MusicExchange: Julian Bach to release second album
#MusicExchange: Julian Bach to release second album

Living in Somerset West, Cape Town and influenced from an early age by the likes of The Beatles and Nirvana, Julian Bach gives the singer-songwriter approach a clean rock edge that everyone needs to hear right now...

Martin Myers 21 Oct 2020

#MusicExchange: Moonchild Sanelly releases new EP
#MusicExchange: Moonchild Sanelly releases new EP

Last week, Moonchild Sanelly - South Africa's 'queen of gqom' - released her new EP Nüdes via Transgressive Records and Gallo Record Company, locally...

Martin Myers 6 Oct 2020

#MusicExchange: Arno Carstens releases new single
#MusicExchange: Arno Carstens releases new single

South African singer-songwriter Arno Carstens recently released his highly anticipated new single, "Go Easy Love", which is out now across all digital platforms...

Martin Myers 29 Sep 2020

#MEX20 closes with multi-Grammy-winning composer Rachel Z
#MEX20 closes with multi-Grammy-winning composer Rachel Z

Two-time Grammy winner, Rachel Z will close the annual Music Exchange conference on Sunday, 20 September at 12pm on the Ticketpro platform...

Martin Myers 16 Sep 2020

#MusicExchange: Just Jinjer's Brent Harris releases 'Superstition' remix
#MusicExchange: Just Jinjer's Brent Harris releases 'Superstition' remix

After the incredible success of Just Jinjer drummer Brent Harris's online version of Stevie Wonder's 1972 hit "Superstition" and numerous requests from radio stations for the song, it has been released. ..

Martin Myers 9 Sep 2020

#MusicExchange: James Deacon releases new EP
#MusicExchange: James Deacon releases new EP

Multi-instrumentalist James Deacon's new EP "Renegade" is a shout out to anyone who feels like they don't belong and reinforces his ability to lyrically and musically stand out from the crowd by staying true to himself...

Martin Myers 2 Sep 2020

#MEX20: Music Exchange celebrates 10th year with 10 speakers in 10 days
#MEX20: Music Exchange celebrates 10th year with 10 speakers in 10 days

Music Exchange is being held for the 10th year in 2020 and to celebrate, the entertainment-economy-invested conference is set to showcase 10 speakers in 10 days from 10 to 20 September 2020...

31 Aug 2020

#MusicExchange: GoodLuck releases new single - Q&A with Juliet Harding
#MusicExchange: GoodLuck releases new single - Q&A with Juliet Harding

Electro-pop band GoodLuck have released a new single Rum & Cola on their own label Get Lucky Records...

Martin Myers 26 Aug 2020

#MusicExchange: Kyle Watson's latest remix is a novel sound from one of South Africa's biggest dance music exports
#MusicExchange: Kyle Watson's latest remix is a novel sound from one of South Africa's biggest dance music exports

Kyle Watson's remix of Tatum's "Fever" is a novel sound from one of South Africa's biggest dance music exports...

Martin Myers 19 Aug 2020

#MusicExchange: EJ von Lyrik releases new single
#MusicExchange: EJ von Lyrik releases new single

Singer/songwriter EJ von Lyrik and Roeshdien Jaz released a new single entitled "Want What You Can't Have"...

Martin Myers 12 Aug 2020

#MusicExchange: Judith Sephuma to launch live studio show
#MusicExchange: Judith Sephuma to launch live studio show

Multi-award-winning songstress Judith Sephuma, aka The Queen of Afro-jazz, has recorded a 66-minute on-demand live studio show that will enable fans to watch the show at their leisure, any time between 8 and 22 August 2020...

Martin Myers 5 Aug 2020

#MusicExchange: Francois Van Coke to pay tribute to Johnny Clegg
#MusicExchange: Francois Van Coke to pay tribute to Johnny Clegg

Francois Van Coke will join a host of artists to pay tribute to Johnny Clegg in the Digital Tribute Concert on 31 July 2020...

Martin Myers 30 Jul 2020

#MusicExchange: B Charles releases new single
#MusicExchange: B Charles releases new single

Cape Town R&B singer B Charles aka Branton Charles recently returned home after years of performing in Spain. Last Friday he released his new single entitled "Good Times"...

Martin Myers 21 Jul 2020

#MusicExchange: Unathi launches mentorship programme with TurnUp Music
#MusicExchange: Unathi launches mentorship programme with TurnUp Music

TurnUp Music has launched a fantastic mentorship programme and one of the artists giving back is Unathi...

Martin Myers 14 Jul 2020

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