ARTICLES RELATING TO LOCAL MUSIC

Jeremy Loops is launching a new music festival with Matthew Mole and more headlining

2019-03-15 14:53

After almost five months on the road touring the globe, modern folk hitmaker, Jeremy Loops returns home to present his debut Summersault Festival in the Mother City.

Soweto Gospel Choir riding high after Grammy win

2019-03-04 12:08

The South African choir shares the inspiration behind their album Freedom.

WATCH: Goodluck sends their love from the snowy ski-slopes

2019-02-27 13:14

SA band Goodluck is touring Europe and told us where you can see them.

Soweto Gospel Choir welcomes back members from the Grammys

2019-02-15 14:00

It was gleeful celebration as the exuberant sounds of the Grammy award winning Soweto Gospel choir filled the arrivals hall at the O.R Tambo International airport on Friday morning.

President Cyril Ramaphosa congratulates the Soweto Gospel Choir on Grammy win

2019-02-11 08:05

The South African president sent his congratulations to the multi-award-winning group on Twitter.

Bouwer Bosch on bringing back the Straatligkinders: 'Music is hard work'

2019-02-09 15:21

After a six-year break Afrikaans alternative band, Straatligkinders have returned and lead singer Bouwer Bosch told us all about it.

Capso’s new video is a darkly moving piece of dance art

2019-01-30 14:07

The video is about overcoming a struggle and unconditional love.

Ballantine’s X True Music returns to Pretoria with a stellar line-up

2019-01-23 11:53

The artists on the line-up include Pierre Johnson, Kat La Kat, Trancemicsoul and Kid Fonque, who will all connect their music to the artwork created by Felipe Pantone.

Rapper Riky Rick is curating the first annual Cotton Festival and it looks lit

2019-01-15 14:19

Cotton Fest will feature 80 commercial and underground acts on 2 stages.

5 fresh local and international artists for you to listen to in 2019

2019-01-03 07:00

Need something new to listen to? We’ve got you covered with 5 new-ish artists to listen to.

 

Gugulethu meets Berlin: A twist of fate changed the lives of these musicians and here's how

2019-03-07 06:00

The story behind single rusty strings by Lui Hill featuring Khofhi the king sounds stranger than fiction.

Simphiwe Dana on her first concert since vocal surgery: 'I’ll be testing out my new voice'

2019-03-01 14:26

Simphiwe Dana is making her triumphant return to the stage at the Simphiwe Dana Annual Congregation.

Tumultuous times, suburban awakenings, music and more: Mango Groove’s Claire Johnston gives a rare inside glimpse at her career

2019-02-23 19:31

One of the most iconic voices in South African music sat down with us to tell us all about growing up as part of Mango Groove.

Alternative Afrikaans band Spoegwolf are back with a new Blou video

2019-02-14 21:00

The band have also released a new album along with the single.

Tbo Touch: 'I'm dropping a 48 track album'

2019-02-10 11:57

In a post shared on Twitter, Touch is seen sitting in his car as he raps about his branded alcohol, 48 Gin. The star uses the caption of the post to reveal his plans of venturing into music.

The organisers of Boiler Room X Ballantine's True Music Experiences say that South Africans are their favourite crowds and here's why

2019-02-01 08:30

We also found out when the next event is and when they’ll be coming back to South Africa.

Zimbabwean musician Oliver Mtukudzi (66) dies

2019-01-23 16:51

According to several reports Zimbabwean musician Oliver Mtukudzi has died. He was 66.

Kid Fonque and many more to perform alongside Bonobo in SA

2019-01-21 13:58

Grammy nominated musician Bonobo will perform at Sounds Wild for the first time, alongside SA’s Ryan Murgatroyd, Kid Fonque and The Lazarusman.

This 16-year-old South African singer's videos went viral on Instagram and now he's going to tour Europe

2019-01-08 11:06

Johannesburg based singer-songwriter Josh Middleton has announced dates for his European tour.

Louise Carver on her upcoming show with Ard Matthews: 'This concert is the highlight of my year'

2018-12-19 07:00

Louise Carver spoke to her about her career, her life and more.

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