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Meeting DOOM, the man behind the mask

Hip-hop artist DOOM passed away in October, but the world found out only last week. Mpho Moshe Matheolane met the man himself in 2013

Covid-19 cancellations hurt artists

Artist have criticised the minister’s lack of vision; meanwhile, small businesses are also being hit hard

Covid-19 concerns close doors on Cape’s money-spinning events

The Two Oceans ultramarathon is latest in a slew of high-profile gatherings to be cancelled due to the pandemic

Lady Zamar: Is a woman’s word ever good enough on its own?

After news that house songstress Lady Zamar opened a rape case against hip-hop crooner Sjava, the Cape Town International Jazz Festival has removed him from its 2020 lineup

Slice of life: Rest easy, Roy

'He had beauty in him and perhaps more than just a little darkness'

Keep walking: Mulatu Astatke remains a musician in motion

The Ethiopian jazz master continues to attract attention with his very own blend of Ethio-Jazz

Cramped festival, hot music and all that jazz

The Cape Town Jazz Festival needn't rely on vibe and, even though some stages are a sonic nightmare, the music carries the event.

​Best of the jazz fest in Cape Town this weekend

Sindi-Leigh McBride recommends who to look out for at the Cape Town International Jazz Festival.

Cape Town Jazz Fest 2016: Line up promises to dazzle fans

Some local jazz heavyweights and a clutch of crowd pullers are setting the right tone for next year's festival.

Cape Town International Jazz Festival: Groove with Amel Larrieux

The Claude Cozens Trio and US singer Amel Larrieux are some of many musicians announced to play at the annual, weekend-long event in March next year.

Fans, DJs and all that jazz

Fans have flooded in to see the likes of Jonas Gwangwa, Kirk Whalum, Mi Casa and Snarky Puppy at the Cape Town International Jazz Festival.

Breaking sound barriers for the love of ‘jazz’

Young musicians from South Africa and abroad are set to up the ante with exciting new vibes at the Cape Town International Jazz Festival.

CTIJF: Reflecting a nation in pro/regress

As SA celebrates its 20th year of democracy and approaches the general elections, how has Cape Town's jazz fest moved with the times?

CTIJF: Fashion and all that jazz

Young designers Julia M'Poko and Ernest Mahomane will show six looks at the "Fashion and All That Jazz" show as part of the Cape Town Jazz Festival.

DON’T MISS THIS: CT Jazz Fest public debate on music policies

Join a public debate to figure out what policies we should be seeking to grow live music in South Africa.

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Pay-TV inquiry probes the Multichoice monopoly

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​No apology or comfort as another Marikana mother dies without justice

Nomawethu Ma’Bhengu Sompeta, whose funeral will be held this weekend, was unequivocal in calling out the government for its response to the Marikana massacre

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