Francois Van Coke opens songwriting, production house in Cape Town
Francois Van Coke opens songwriting, production house in Cape Town

Afrikaans rocker Francois Van Coke has unveiled a songwriting and production house in Cape Town. Housed in Green Point, the Van Coke Studios is a joint project between Van Coke and two of the members of his solo band, Die Gevaar, Jedd Kossew and Richard Onraet.

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Yvonne Chaka Chaka, Mafikizolo and The Soil to perform at Vodacom Durban July's The Glenlivet Jazztown
Yvonne Chaka Chaka, Mafikizolo and The Soil to perform at Vodacom Durban July's The Glenlivet Jazztown

Legendary singer Yvonne Chaka Chaka will make her Vodacom Durban July performance debut on The Glenlivet Jazztown stage at the Greyville Racecourse on 6 July 2019.

23 May 2019

AMPD Studios to equip young musos with tools of the trade
AMPD Studios to equip young musos with tools of the trade

Old Mutual's newly unveiled AMPD Studios in Newtown, Johannesburg is aimed at equipping aspiring musicians with the tools of the trade. The space is home to a music recording studio, Metro FM satellite broadcasting station, a coffee shop, a VIP lounge, presentation rooms and co-working spaces.

23 May 2019

Search is on for SA's best boerewors recipe
Search is on for SA's best boerewors recipe

Shoprite and Checkers have launched their annual nationwide search for the country's very best boerewors recipe. Boerie enthusiasts who have an exceptional recipe for traditional boerewors up their sleeves and the skills to make it from scratch are invited to enter the Championship Boerewors competition by Friday, 21 June.

22 May 2019

#AfricaMonth: 10 ultimate travel experiences in Africa
#AfricaMonth: 10 ultimate travel experiences in Africa

Wildlife, incredible landscapes, exciting road trips, centuries-old tribes and glorious beaches are just a few great travel experiences that make Africa one of the most desirable travel destinations in the world.

By Natalia Rosa 22 May 2019

Food Lover's Eatery opens in Braamfontein
Food Lover's Eatery opens in Braamfontein

Food Lover's Market has expanded its Eatery concept in Gauteng with a new store opening in Braamfontein's Business Improvement District (BID). The newest addition to the Eatery division saw 4,000 customers queueing on opening day on Thursday, 16 May 2019.

21 May 2019

#MusicExchange: Jitsvinger
#MusicExchange: Jitsvinger

Cape Flats-born Jitsvinger is an established conceptual writer, composer, guitarist, educator, musician, poet and performing artist. After the success of his debut album, Skeletsleutel, he performed on stages and in festivals both locally and internationally. He has also composed and written music for theatre productions and film.

By Martin Myers 21 May 2019

All the 2019 Naledi Theatre Awards winners
All the 2019 Naledi Theatre Awards winners

The winners of the 15th annual Naledi Theatre Awards were announced on the Mandela Stage at the Joburg Theatre on 20 May 2019. The biggest winner of the night was the musical The Color Purple, which collected seven awards, followed by The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time, which received three awards, and the new South African play Shoes and Coups and the children's theatre piece Goggas, which both garnered two awards.

21 May 2019

#AfricaMonth: Alain Dos Santos on growing Montblanc's luxury legacy in Africa
#AfricaMonth: Alain Dos Santos on growing Montblanc's luxury legacy in Africa

While a growing number of international brands are waking up to the promise of Africa as a valuable market for luxury goods, Montblanc has been steadily growing its presence on the continent for close to 30 years.

By Lauren Hartzenberg 20 May 2019

The Labia celebrates 70 years with screening of Elton John biopic
The Labia celebrates 70 years with screening of Elton John biopic

To celebrate the 70 years since it first opened its doors, The Labia independent cinema in Cape Town hosted the first international screening of the new Elton John biopic, Rocketman - a mere three days after the film premiered at the Cannes Film Festival in France. The rest of the 70th anniversary celebrations will continue with a Festival of Labia Highlights, later this year.

20 May 2019

Reebok launches 'Pride Collection' ahead of Pride Month
Reebok launches 'Pride Collection' ahead of Pride Month

United States - Reebok has released a limited edition 'Pride Collection' in recognition of Pride Month this June. The range brings vibrant updates to the brand's classics, like the Club C, Classic Leather and Freestyle Hi.

20 May 2019

6 Durban-based designers showcasing at House & Garden Show
6 Durban-based designers showcasing at House & Garden Show

The 2019 East Coast Radio House & Garden Show will be held at the Durban Exhibition Centre in KwaZulu-Natal from 28 June to 7 July 2019. This year, the event will include an outdoor and lifestyle centre, a tiny home, and a collaboration with Home Grown Design and Food Fair.

20 May 2019

2019 Joy of Jazz lineup unveiled
2019 Joy of Jazz lineup unveiled

The lineup for the 22nd edition of the Standard Bank Joy of Jazz (SBJOJ) has been released. The jazz festival will be held at the Sandton Convention Centre in Johannesburg from 26 to 28 September 2019.

20 May 2019