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Zakes Bantwini: I’ve paid my dues

Zakes Bantwini's latest album has taken SA by storm. He talks about his stardom and why this record could be his best music offering yet.

Daft Punk’s new album leaks

The French duo's album has leaked on social media before the release date next Monday, giving fans the best platform to react - Twitter.

Mostly men for 2013 Grammy nominations

Jay-Z, Kanye West, Frank Ocean, Mumford & Sons and Dan Auerbach from The Black Keys have landed six nods each for music's biggest awards night.

After the next big thing

Up-and-coming artists are given a stage thanks to music promoters such as Mandisa Bardill--Kwebulana.

Moshito a cacophony of views

Despite administrative issues, the music conference delivered robust debate and chances to network.

Getting the groove back

Two stores selling brand-new vinyl records have opened in Johannesburg in the past few months, echoing the international trend in music sales.

Posthumous music perils

Posthumous albums are troubling entities, and Amy Winehouse's "new" album is no exception.

Music to die for

Music has long been a risky business and the deaths often mirror the genre.

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National Science and Technology Forum

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Milestones over the NSTF’s 25-year history

The organisation celebrates its Silver Jubilee as an established player in the NSI and as promoter and influencer of SET and innovation in South Africa

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Nurturing expert teachers

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Introducing Greening the Future 2020

We highlight the work of those accelerating sustainable living in SA – at a vital moment for the environment

Western Cape SMBs look to technology to get them through pandemic

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Land reform still a hot potato

The land has got to belong to all the people of South Africa, and many believe that there’s no other mechanism for that except expropriation