South Africa Archive

Photo Album: Local acts at Oppikoppi 2014 Odyssey

The dust may have settled after Oppikoppi 2014 Odyssey, but the memories of this epic music festival will remain engraved in my brain until I decide to kick the bucket one day. This was

Introducing Juan “Gendez” Venter

Juan “Gendez” Venter is a pretty straight forward guy. He loves music, his friends, video games, sport and a braai (who doesn’t after all?). He was born in Pretoria, went to school in Pretoria,

Van Coke Kartel release music video for “Sweef”

Belville rockers Van Coke Kartel have released a music video for the second single off their fourth studio album, “Sweef”. The music video was directed by Ben Jay Crossman (who was also responsible for

My 2 cents on Oppikoppi 2014 Odyssey

Last week Thursday, Bunny and I embarked on a journey to Oppikoppi 2014 Odyssey to celebrate the 20th anniversary of what has become one of South Africa’s truly iconic music festivals over the last

Converse Get Out Of The Garage 2014 winner announced

The Converse Get Out Of The Garage 2014 competition had an impressive 335 acts entering their track singles this year to be judged by three music legends: Catherine Grenfell, HHP and Darryl Torr. They

2nd edition of Nokia Rise & Shine Festival coming soon!

Living in Gauteng? Need to get your live music fix? Well, great news is that Nokia Rise & Shine Festival will return to Sandton Central Park on the 23rd of August 2014 (next week