We Mourn The Death of Garth McLeod

The South African music industry mourns the tragic loss of iconic drummer and music manager, Garth McLeod. Garth, 44, ┬ámet his untimely death, yesterday at approximately 9.30am by motorcycle accident on his way to work. Details on the accident are not completely clear as yet but it seems McLeod lost control of his bike while…

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We Honour Miriam Makeba

South African legend Miriam Makeba, was born today, 4 March in in 1932. Today we honour the legacy of the legend that is Mama Afrika. Amidst the Apartheid regime that she was so influential on, she rose up as the very first African artist to popularise African music in the US. It wasn’t long before…

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Premiere: DJ Milkshake – Living on the Edge

Cancel all your appointments after six today. What you want to be doing is tuning in to Vuzu or Channel O (or watch one and PVR the other) at 6.50pm tonight for the world premiere of DJ Milkshake’s ‘Living on the Edge’ video. The club banger features local favourites AKA and George Avakian. Meanwhile, head…

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Metro FM Awards 2013

Durban came alive last night as one of the biggest stations in the land put on its dazzling annual awards show. Well, maybe not so annual considering there was no show last year. Producers attribute this due to the fact that the ceremony arrived too early in its former November date for festive hits to…

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