Lira coming to Zim

MUSIC-WISE I am a big fan of fusions and one of my best hybrid kinds of music is the ragga/soul or the ragga/hip-hop genre made very popular by the acts like Shabba Ranks, Shaggy, Mad Cobra, Beenie M...

Battle lines drawn in jazz festival

By Blackmore MavuraTHE battle of Limpopo jazz divas is on the cards at the Borrowdale Racecourse on March 5 when impressive award-winning South Africa songstress Lira will perform alongside local cro...

Stanley Mambo is back !

By Richmore TeraREMEMBER the prolific actor and stage director who doubled as n’anga and journalist in Studio 263?Well, veteran artiste Stanley Mambo — the director and founder of Mwedzi Entertainmen...

Dance festival fever grips Jozi

JohannesburgDANCE fans in and around Johannesburg are excited because the popular dance festival, the Dance Umbrella, is once again ready to rock the city.After doubts about the festival’s future, ca...

Machemedze — The brains behind Sarawoga

Little-known author Elias Machemedze seem to have achieved fame overnight after his debut novel, Sarawoga, was adopted as a feature film and also a song that was done by the legendary musician, Olive...

Apollo Theatre goes down memory lane

Los Angeles.From Michael Jackson to James Brown, Harlem’s The Apollo Theatre is famed for helping launch some of the most successful figures in US black entertainmentA new exhibit, “Ain’t Nothing Lik...

U2 gear for SA megashows

Johannesburg.IT might seem ridiculous for a four-man rock band to need 5 900 staff for a two-date tour, but rock royalty U2’s juggernaut is not just any normal series of concertsOn February 13 at the...