Volley Nchabeleng closes his ‘Africa, My Home’ tour in Pretoria

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In association with Concerts SA, Johannesburg-based percussionist, Volley Nchabeleng, reaches the final stop stop on his ‘Africa, My Home’ tour when he hits the stage at the State Theatre in Pretoria at 7pm on Friday, March 3.

Tickets are R100 – phone 012 392 4000 or go online at www.computicket.com

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Live music is good for you and good for cities, research says

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If you listen to or play live music, you are likely to be happier and healthier! That’s one of the research findings showcased in the latest report on South African live music audiences published this week by SA-Norwegian live music development project, Concerts SA. Continue reading

Pops Mohamed and Dave Reynolds to perform at the Rainbow Restaurant

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Pops Mohamed and Dave Reynolds are set to perform at the Rainbow Restaurant at 23 Stanfield Lane, Pinetown on Sunday, August 7.

Pops, South Africa’s leading indigenous contempory cross-over artist is back with long time collaborator Dave. Joining the duo is no stranger to the Rainbow, Wake Mahlobo on drums and new to the Rainbow stage is Charlton Daniels on bass. Continue reading

Feya Faku Quartet to perform at Niki’s Oasis

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The Feya Faku Quartet will be performing at Niki’s Oasis, 138 Bree Street, Newtown, Johannesburg at 8.30 pm on July 15. Tickets R100. Phone: 082 448 6376.

The concert is supported by Concerts SA, a joint South African/Norwegian live music development project housed within the SAMRO Foundation.

Working with musicians, promoters, venue owners and audiences, and providing support to the sector through research and skills development for music professionals, the project aims to build a vibrant and viable live music circuit in southern Africa.

It also aims to develop an interest in and appreciation of live music by showcasing music performances and conducting workshops at schools.