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Crash Test Dummies Live In South Africa
30 Jan 18
Canadian rock band CRASH TEST DUMMIES will be visiting South Africa this February! The tour will be led by Brad Roberts, lead singer and songwriter for the band, and fans will be able to enjoy a fun-filled day-time picnic in both Cape Town and Pretoria, while jamming to the performance of this extraordinary band.
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Hugh Masekela hangs up his trumpet
24 Jan 18
Hugh Masekela, a giant of South African music who gave soundtracks to many generations, departed this world yesterday morning after a brave fight with prostate cancer. He was 78.
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Katy Perry - Witness: The Tour
24 Jan 18
Katy Perry – Performing In South Africa For The First Time!
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King Kong
27 Dec 17
I avoided "King Kong" at the Fugard Theatre earlier this year due to my ill-informed, foreign assumption that it was a musical production of the American monster film. However, upon discovering my ignorance, I was delighted to find the iconic South African musical returning for another run.
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Fame - The Musical
18 Dec 17
To be honest, I'm not really a fan of musicals. So when invited to review a youth production of "Fame: The Musical" (directed by Yvonne Copley), I was less than enthusiastic. However, on a brisk Sunday afternoon yesterday, I found myself at the Masque Theatre in Muisenberg for the first time.
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UB40s 25th SA anniversary tour ft. Ali, Astro & Mickey
18 Dec 17
Big Concerts has confirmed today that UB40 will be returning in support of their 25th SA anniversary tour. They will be performing in Cape Town on 15th May 2018 at the Grand Arena, GrandWest, Durban on 17th May at the Durban ICC and Pretoria on 19th May at the Sun Arena, Time Square.
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Flying Bantu
22 Nov 17
Last night the band Flying Bantu were at the Alexander Bar.
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Zakifo - It's What You Need
07 Jun 17
Lurking on Durbans beachfront is a music festival done a bit differently. It has eschewed the grubby campgrounds and 24 hour rumbling basslines for a carefully curated inner city experience. This isnt original weve seen day fests come and go but what sets Zakifo apart is its emphasis on importing talented and often underrated artists from across the globe.
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3 Tons of Fun
24 Apr 17
I was tipped off that 3 Tons of Fun were exactly that, and so I was looking forward to reviewing the show at the Alexander Bar on Friday night.
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Albert Frost: The Wake Up
24 Apr 16
Albert Frost has been in the music industry for over 2 decades, and he’s still having the time of his life. He has played with some of SA’s best musicians, becoming a much-loved icon in the blues-rock scene. Now, almost 7 years after his last original release, he’s back with one of the most carefully crafted albums to come out of South Africa in years.
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