Through history and genres, pianist Bokani Dyer's latest album "World Music" explores an almost limitless landscape of sounds.
Thumping Arabic love songs have made him an unlikely cult star. No one is more surprised than him, he reveals, as he talks about his new album.
The draft of 'A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall' lyrics contains scribbled revisions and scratchings-out to the song that Dylan recorded in December 1962.
From jazz and house to hip-hop, we highlight some top music acts at Oppikoppi 2015.
From GinaJeanz to Card on Spokes and Indigo Reign, we've interviewed four musicians, who have given M&G readers a free download of their craft.
The kasi-soul trio believe the primacy of the voice and their culturally diverse background sets them well to send out a universal message.
From Hiro Murai's thermal visuals for Earl Sweatshirt to the vibrant black and white shots for Mbongwana Star, here are 10 mind blowing videos.
One of SA’s top jazz trumpeters has roped in an orchestra to add a new side to his sound.
From West Africans winning big to complaints of the show's lack of African hosts, we take a look at this weekend's MTV Mamas.
The MTV awards are out to reward those who have helped put the continent on the global music map
Ahead of his Nu World Festival show, Kanda Bongo Man talks on why South Africa holds a special place in his heart.
From hyphenated soul to experimental soul, Charles Leonard explores the four directions that soul is taking these days.
Leon Bridges was washing dishes a year ago – today he’s a fast-rising star
Twelve "exceptional" SA vocalists have been selected to compete in a sing-off to win a R170 000 study grant to advance their musical careers abroad.
Guinea's Amara Touré’s passionate wails prompt questions about how such sensual music could sink without a trace until now.
The musician has moved beyond the immediacy of live sound to greater depth and complexity.
Pop star Katy Perry is among top earners, Floyd Mayweather Jr. and Manny Pacquiao on the Forbes list of The World's Highest-Paid Superstars Of 2015.
Guitarist Vuma Levin's music draws on various philosophies and genres that result in a lean, decisive sound.
Ahead of their Jo'burg performance on Friday, we caught up with Sakumzi Qumana and Chris Lombard to talk about the band's reincarnation.