Thu, May 19, 2022

Freshlyground’s Passionately South African Video: Don’t Leave Me!

Freshlyground's new music video showcases a kaleidoscope of South African faces and scenes (yes, there's a braai) that will have you feeling emotional without...
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Fokoffpolisiekar’s Lead Man Goes Solo

You might remember him as the frontman of the band Fokoffpolisie and later Van Coke Kartel. Now Francois Van Coke is going solo, with...
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Johnny Clegg: A Third World Child – Kirstenbosch Summer Concert Pics

“Bits of songs and broken drums Are all he could recall, So he spoke to me In a bastard tongue Carried on the silence...
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Photo Essays of Summer Sunset Concerts at Kirstenbosch National Botanic Garden

During the summer months, South Africans gather every Sunday at sunset in Cape Town’s Kirstenbosch National Botanic Garden. The iconic gardens set the scene for...
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Hot Water’s Show at Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concerts

On the 28th of December 2014 mist like smoke rolled over Table Mountain. A human rainbow formed on the lawns facing the stage. The prospect...

Mango Groove and Arno Carstens: Something Old and Something New

On the 31st of December 2014 Kirstenbosch was alight with anticipation.The stage was bathed in reds, ambers, purples and blues as the sky changed...

The Parlotones at Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concerts

After touring the USA extensively, The Parlotones graced South African crowds with a performance at the iconic Kirstenbosch National Botanical Garden on the 11th...

Freshlyground at Kirstenbosch Summer Sunset Concerts

On the 8th of February 2015 Freshlyground got into the Cape Town vibe as they danced barefoot across the stage. They like to keep things...
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KAROO DIARY: The Silver Creek Flows!

If you’re South African and of a certain age, chances are you’ll be familiar with the Silver Creek Mountain Band. Text & Pictures by Chris...

July Tribute Concert for Johnny Clegg band member Bongani Masuku

Johnny Clegg, Ross Learmonth, Yvonne Chaka Chaka and a host of other South African artists will gather together in July to remember musician Bongani...