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Thiwe – Defying The Odds

All it took was one single for Thiwe to capture the hearts of music lovers the world over. Her break away hit collaboration with Black Coffee on the single Crazy, immediately made Thiwe the darling of house heads all around. Now the budding songstress has decided to make the most of the explosive platform she was …Read More »

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The Deep End with Luo – Strike Whilst The Record’s Hot

I organize my digital music collection by year not artist so if I’m ever in the mood to take people back to yesteryear during my sets I know exactly where to find suitable tracks. [one_half last="no"] Beyond that though this particular filing method allows me to gauge who owned a particular year and where they are …Read More »

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Kid Fonque – Play that funky music white boy

Why are you so f**cking cool? That’s honestly the only question I wanted to ask Kid Fonque when the opportunity to interview him arose. I’m still waiting for the answer. [one_half last="no"] There’s a generation of music connoisseurs who live amongst us who you’ll seldom see on your television screens or even hear on the …Read More »

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Top 10 Urban House Producers in SA

The South African house scene is growing at an alarming and equally pleasing rate. We’ve steadily risen to become a force to be reckoned with and a music authority in our own right. Of course, this wouldn’t have been possible without the musical expertise and magic fingers of a several key individuals. These local maestros …Read More »

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Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) sets new Records

The 18th edition Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE) went down swimmingly setting new records. The leading electronic conference (that took place from 16 – 20 October) enticed a record 300 000 visitors and 5 000 conference delegates from around the world with an overwhelming array of performances from 2 156 national and international artists. [one_half last="no"]By …Read More »

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Breathe Sunshine African Music Conference to host panel at ADE

The world is watching! South African dance music has been in the spotlight over the past year, notably through the efforts of organisations such as Breathe Sunshine African Music Conference and Bridges for Music who have facilitated workshops, successfully bringing together high profile international artists with local stars in a township environment (the most recent …Read More »

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Bridges For Music At ADE: Panel with Luciano, Black Coffee, Sir Vincent plus Boiler Room Take Over

With great poignancy, Bridges for Music, has announced that a discussion panel focused on South Africa will be one of the opening events at this year’s Amsterdam Dance Event. [one_half last="no"]This coming Wednesday, 16th of October, at 17h00 sees renowned luminary Black Coffee, Cadenza founder Luciano and Bridges for Music ambassador Sir Vincent Manzini all participating …Read More »

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Amsterdam Dance Event 2013 hits this week

This week one of the biggest club festivals and leading conferences for electronic music in the world, Amsterdam Dance Event 2013, hits. Organisers are currently putting the final touches in place. [one_half last="no"][dropcap]T[/dropcap]he last eighteen years has seen the annual Amsterdam Dance Event (ADE), growing into a celebrated platform for the booming global dance scene. …Read More »

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ANNUAL SPRING FIESTA ATTRACTS 13 000 FANS

Despite a cold front that hit Mzansi this past weekend, the ultimate Spring Fiesta went down on the Saturday the 21st of September. The concert hosted over 13 000 fans who braved the weather to welcome spring’s arrival at the Wild Waters in Ekurhuleni. This year’s line-up saw over 60 performers featured on 5 stages. After …Read More »