Locnville and Dan Patlansky to rock the Royal Show in Pietermaritzburg


Locnville are headlining the East Coast Radio Royal Rock Concert at the Royal Show in Pietermaritzburg on May 28. Photo: Supplied



WORLD RENOWNED blues guitarist, Dan Patlansky, and award-winning pop-electro-hip-hop sensations, Locnville, are set to headline this year’s East Coast Radio Royal Rock Concert at the Royal Showgrounds in Pietermaritzburg on Saturday, May 28. Continue reading

Classy entertainment in store at the 2017 Royal Show in Pietermaritzburg

Dan Patlansky

Blues legend, Dan Patlansky, will be one of four great acts at the Royal Rock concert on May 27. Also performing will be Locnville, Ard Matthews and the Black Lapels. Photo: Bakkes Images

SOUTH African musicians, Ard Mathews, Dan Patlansky, Locnville and Siphokazi, are among the drawcards at this year’s Royal Agricultural Show concerts, writes ESTELLE SINKINS.

Music plays a major part in the event, which runs at the Agricultural Showgrounds in Pietermaritzburg from Friday, May 26 to Sunday, June 4. Continue reading

Eight top artists to perform at Huawei Durban Day with East Coast Radio


Music lovers of all ages are set to come together in a celebration of local music when Huawei Durban Day with East Coast Radio takes place on 23 October.

Eight of South Africa’s best music artists and bands have signed up for Huawei Durban Day with East Coast Radio on October 23. Locnville, Kyle & Shekinah, Beatenberg, TiMO ODV, Matthew Mole, AKA, Nasty C and Freshly Ground are set to wow fans at People’s Park, Moses Mabhida Stadium in Durban. Continue reading

In celebration of Superwomen: heroines will rise!


Award-winning media personality and global businesswoman, Khanyi Dhlomo, is one of four  power speakers at the FNB Business Women’s Breakfast in association with East Coast Radio at Durban’s ICC on August 12.

In acknowledgement of Women’s Month and in celebration of all Superwomen in KwaZulu-Natal, East Coast Radio has invited four of South Africa’s admired thought-leaders and trendsetters to share their insights in Durban.

TV and media personality, Khanyi Dhlomo, entrepreneur, Vusi Thembekwyo, IT guru, Stafford Masie and FNB strategist, Yolande Steyn will address the city’s corporate elite when the FNB Business Women’s Breakfast in association with East Coast Radio takes place on August 12. Continue reading

East Coast Breakfast raises more than R400 000 on Toy Story Corporate Day


Darren Maule (second from right) and the East Coast Breakfast team saddled up early for Corporate Day. From left: Babongile Nzuza, James Preston, Jason McCall, Michael Zuma, Natarah Nadesan, Darren Maule and Gareth Jenkinson.

The annual East Coast Radio’s Toy Story with Game Corporate Day is underway, with the people of KwaZulu-Natal giving generously to help our province’s disadvantaged children.

Darren Maule and the East Coast Breakfast team saddled up early and kicked off the 12 hour live broadcast and telethon from the Pavilion Shopping Centre at 6am this morning. Dressed as Wild West characters, the team raised more than R428 000 when they hung up their stirrups at 9am! Continue reading

George Benson is heading to South Africa

George Benson

George Benson

Guitarist and singer-songwriter, George Benson, will be coming to South Africa in June 2016 for An evening with George Benson playing in an intimate arena set up in DUrban, Cape Town and Johannesburg.

The concerts are being presented by Big Concerts, East Coast Radio, Heart FM, Kaya FM and Mzansi Music Magic. Tickets are on sale from http://www.bigconcerts.co.za and Computicket. Continue reading