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AKA and Cassper Nyovest to headline at Wololo Music Festival
AKA and Cassper Nyovest to headline at Wololo Music Festival

The Cell C Wololo Music Festival takes place on Saturday, 28 October 2017 at Puma Stadium, Emalahleni, Witbank, and includes ‘Wololo' hitmaker, Babes Wodumo who headlines the festival, as well as a melting pot of award winning South African artists, which include AKA, Cassper Nyovest, Kwesta, BigNuz, Naked DJ and many more, in the coal city of Emalahleni. Somizi will host the festival alongside Akhumzi and Duma Ntando.

2 days ago

The Bellamy Brothers live in SA and Namibia
The Bellamy Brothers live in SA and Namibia

The Bellamy Brothers tour has been announced for November in both South Africa and Namibia. The group are well known for international hits like Let you love flow, If I said you have a beautiful body (Would you hold it against me), Crazy from the heart and many more. Country singer, Jason Bradley will be the opening act for the Cape Town and Namibian tours.

2 days ago

#EntrepreneurMonth: Discovering young designers with the SAFW New Talent Search
#EntrepreneurMonth: Discovering young designers with the SAFW New Talent Search

South African Fashion Week (SAFW) will be showcasing 53 2018 autumn/winter collections at the Sandton City Rooftop in Johannesburg on 24 October 2017. Kicking off the week is the Sunglass Hut New Talent Search, an initiative to help jump start the careers of aspiring fashion design entrepreneurs.

By Ruth Cooper 3 days ago

Moody Cow: Joburg's gelato, coffee and candy retail hybrid
Moody Cow: Joburg's gelato, coffee and candy retail hybrid

For Jose dos Passos, a self-confessed coffee addict with a sweet tooth, it makes sense that his latest venture is a gelato and coffee company called Moody Cow, which recently opened its first outlet in Clearwater Mall.

3 days ago

Eat Out unveils the best everyday eateries in the Western Cape
Eat Out unveils the best everyday eateries in the Western Cape

The 2017 Eat Out Mercedes-Benz Best Everyday Eateries in the Western Cape list has been unveiled. The winners in other provinces will be announced next week.

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Kwesta and Sjava to headline Roots music festival
Kwesta and Sjava to headline Roots music festival

On Saturday, 4 November 2017, the inaugural Roots music festival, presented by Trace South Africa will take place at the Jozi burg Lane venue in central Johannesburg.

17 Oct 2017

#EntrepreneurMonth: A premium African surf brand with global appeal
#EntrepreneurMonth: A premium African surf brand with global appeal

Little over a year ago, three friends with thriving creative careers embarked on a mission to combine their love of Africa with their passion for surfing. Thus, Mami Wata was born, a premium African brand of surf apparel and accessories with an undeniable global appeal.

By Lauren Hartzenberg 17 Oct 2017

From left to right: Principle School of Hope, Jesrael Jacobs, Laura Collura, Yaseera Adonis, Ashley Visagie and Kurt Minnaar.
Education in South Africa - improving the system with art

Non-profit organisation, Dreamer Education teamed up with Youngblood Arts and Culture Development to showcase how music, dance and art can be used as a learning tool for teaching mathematics in schools.

By Robin Fredericks 17 Oct 2017

Sugarbird Gin - infused with the spirit of entrepreneurship
Sugarbird Gin - infused with the spirit of entrepreneurship

The craft gin trend is on the rise with a staggering R700m contributed to the collective R19bn spirits industry in SA in 2015. It has been predicted that gin alone will contribute R1bn to the economy during the 2017 financial year. The number of local distilleries has grown from 19 in 2014 to 30 in 2016 in efforts of keeping up with the increasing thirst for juniper juice.

17 Oct 2017

Zeitz MOCAA a boost for local tourism and arts industries
Zeitz MOCAA a boost for local tourism and arts industries

The recently opened Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa (MOCAA) at the Victoria & Alfred Waterfront has been hailed a proverbial feather in the caps of the local tourism and arts industries. Joanne Selby, general manager at The Table Bay says: "The opening of Zeitz MOCAA bodes well for the local tourism industry, both as a museum for visitors to explore the works of African artists, as well as being a landmark attraction in its own right. It is certainly on the list of must-sees in Cape Town."

17 Oct 2017

#MusicExchange: Colin Sher
#MusicExchange: Colin Sher

Colin Sher (DJ Cosher) is a man on the rise. Sher studied sound engineering with a focus on music production, but after freelancing for a few years in his small home studio, he built a full-scale recording studio to fulfill his aspirations as a music producer and entrepreneur.

By Martin Myers 16 Oct 2017

Changing the dreamer's education through art and music
Changing the dreamer's education through art and music

Kurt Minnaar, dancer, teacher and founder of Dreamer Education, a non-profit organisation, which implements supplementary educational resources and training to serve the needs of the student, teachers, school managers and parents, has been making strides in education with his unconventional teaching methods of combining dance and visual art with maths.

By Robin Fredericks 16 Oct 2017

#EntrepreneurMonth: Handcrafting bespoke luxury experiences across Africa with the Holts
#EntrepreneurMonth: Handcrafting bespoke luxury experiences across Africa with the Holts

Concepts Collection creates unforgettable luxury experiences - be it in the shape of a destination wedding, corporate event, group incentives, private celebrations or the ultimate in African holiday adventures. We chat to Founder and Managing Director Christina Holt and Group CEO Richard Holt to find out how it all started and what it takes to run one of the leading luxury brands in SA.

By Cari Coetzee 16 Oct 2017