Thandiswa Mazwai’s AmandlaWomxnFest 2019 is Here!

After a wildly successful 2018 event, Thandiswa Mazwai is back with Amandla Womxn Fest. A Womxn Only event that celebrates women in all art forms. Talks from Africa’s finest womxn minds, poetry, live music, DJs, food and artisan markets and much more. Amandla Womxn Fest is a space to create empowering partnerships between womxn as well as give womxn […]

AFROPUNK Joburg adds Burna Boy, SJAVA, The Kwani Experience, and MORE to their 2019 Lineup

AFROPUNK reveals their 2nd phase artist line-up, which includes Burna Boy, SJAVA, who will be adding to the festival’s exciting list of world-class acts. For the third South African instalment, the festival announced Solange, Miguel, and Goldlink as headlining acts, supported by the likes of Masego, Sho Madjozi, Nao and many more artists.  Along with […]

Events for Women Created by Women

South Africa commemorates Women’s Month in August as a tribute to the more than 20 000 women who marched to the Union Buildings on 9 August 1956 in protest against the extension of Pass Laws to women. If you hadn’t already made plans yet, we’ve put together some events and activities put together by women (for women) which you can […]

The Grilling of Soli Philander

Soli Philander the award-winning actor, television presenter, director, comedian, playwright, columnist and motivational speaker will be honoured at this years’ Savanna Comics’ Choice Awards as the Lifetime Achievement Recipient. With that comes the pleasure and pain of being at the centre of the “Grilling of a Lifetime” Now an integral part of the Savanna Comics’ […]

Khuli Chana & Sipho “Hotstix” Mabuse Swop Survivor Stories at AMPD Studios

Sidestepping financial pitfalls and dodging scammers are two vital skills you need as an aspiring music artist, agreed Khuli Chana and Sipho “Hotstix” Mabuse during the latest Old Mutual AMPD Icons Hero Conversation. Held every month in front of a live audience at the new Old Mutual AMPD Studios in Newtown, Johannesburg, these sessions aim […]