Soweto brings ancestral sound to Bushfire as Swazi music lovers fail to turn out for their festival
Jun02

Soweto brings ancestral sound to Bushfire as Swazi music lovers fail to turn out for their festival

With the smell of flavoured cannabis in the air, Swaziland’s citizens sadly stood outside of the music festival they hosted. The mountainous kingdom welcomed thousands of Europeans, South Africans, Mozambicans and Americans to the annual MTN Bushfire festival of arts this weekend. Over 30 acts completed the line-up but less than 10 Swazi musicians and DJs performed at the event along with South Africa’s Cassper Nyovest,...

Read More
PARISSOWETO: A French-South African Playlist Exchange Project
Mar23

PARISSOWETO: A French-South African Playlist Exchange Project

PARISSOWETO is an online music exchange project between France and South Africa with a mission to promote independent music from both countries. The newly formed collective provides curated playlists and artist write-ups, in both English and French, with the aim of showcasing alternative French and South African acts that may be relatively unknown and confined to their local scenes due to a lack of exposure. What do you think? The...

Read More
Rhythm City to unveil new title sequence
Oct20

Rhythm City to unveil new title sequence

E.tv soapie Rhythm City is switching to high definition, which provides a resolution that is significantly higher than standard TV. In addition to this change, the soap will introduce a new and township inspired title sequence on Thursday, 23 October 2014, at 18h30. This is the first time the title sequence has been changed since the original title sequence was shot in 2007. The title sequence is still inspired by the original...

Read More