Feeling the itch to go out for some entertainment? You know you can’t! Kwesta and Glen Bidderman-Pam will bring the perfect night out into your living room during the lockdown. This is brought to you by Jameson Irish Whiskey with Jameson Connects: The Stay Inn, a playbook of live virtual events – performances, comedy and discussions – that will take place over the next four weeks. The three virtual shows per week will be on Instagram Live, IGTV (Instagram TV), Facebook and YouTube. On the back of this campaign, Jameson has also committed to donating to Pernod Ricard’s #KeepTheSpirit campaign supporting the bartending and restaurant industries affected during the lockdown. The first Stay Inn kicked off onRead More →

It is a sad time for Tsonga people as they mourn the passing of one of the biggest Xitsonga Traditional Music pioneers, Samson Mthombeni. Samson Mthombeni was born on 31 August 1945 at N’waxinyama (Ka-Bungeni) and passed away on 5 April 2020 at Elim Hospital. The Khatisa Chavalala Cutural Heritage Foundation says that Mthombeni was among other artists such as General MD Shirinda and Daniel Baloyi who were legends to the origin of the genre their music and contributed to the cultural awakening in the country. In the 80’s, he performed in important venues in the country such as the Jabulani Amphitheatre.   In commemoratingRead More →

Hey Joburgers! Newtown Junction has put preventative measures in place of all stores to help reduce the risk of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) disease from spreading. In light of this pandemic, facemasks and hand sanitisers are sold out… but not to worry Newtown Junction X House Of Hohwa have you sorted in a fashionable manner… wearing a mask doesn’t have to be uncomfortable, make it part of your fashion staple whilst practicing aggressive hygiene. Your Mask, Your Fashion Statement, Your Safety… In addition to Newtown Junction supporting one of many small businesses (House Of Hohwa) through this brand awareness and safety measures social campaign, below areRead More →

Just before schools broke for the holidays, scholars at SPARK Bramley were pleasantly surprised by a visit from rapper and singer Sho Madjozi, ending the school term on a high! The 27-year-old musician was ‘blown away’ after seeing a video clip on social media of the jubilant rendition of her hit song John Cena, performed by the scholars at their Sparks fly (morning assembly). “I loved the passion of the kids, and wanted to meet them face to face,” she said, describing the school as “an amazing environment that makes learning fun.” Her final words to her star-struck young fans? “Celebrate the things that makeRead More →

Looking for ways to deeply cleanse your skin, fight blemishes and control shine while maintaining an even toned skin? Bramley’s Cosmetics has a few simple steps for you so that you enjoy a daily facial in the comfort of your own home: Step 1 Exfoliation – To cleanse, start out by using the facial bar, followed by the  to exfoliate dead skin cells. Once complete, use a lotion to remove excess oil and last but not least, for an instant matte look, finish off with a vanishing cream. Step 2 Cleansing –  Gently cleanse the skin to help open up clogged pores, reduce oiliness and protectRead More →

Going hiking may sound like fun but climbing Mount Everest may send chills to one’s spine, even trying to do so using virtual reality technology. On 26 November 2019 we had an opportunity to climb Mount Everest straight from the comfort of our own country and it’s all thanks to VR at The Canvas, Riversands. Our climb, guided by Saray Khumalo, the first Black African woman to summit Mt. Everest was fun and a bit scary since VR takes you on a real life experience. It made some of us wonder why would anyone want to do all of that, also, this made us respectRead More →

Limpopo’s superstar and one of South Africa’s biggest rappers Sho Madjozi finally sees the man she sings about, John Cena! After performing John Cena on A Colours Show, the song became and hit and even caught the attention of the WWE superstar himself. Bubbly and looking vibrant in her colours as always, Sho Madjozi admitted on the Kelly Clarkson Show that she loves him and hopes to meet him one day. Kelly Clarkson asked that she performs the hit song John Cena song in case he is watching, little did she know he’d sneak in from behind the stage and join her while she’s performing.Read More →

Yes! The Mzansi’s iconic bubble gum which has been bringing people together with its fun flavours and quirky ‘Did You Know?’ has been around for that long. Where It All Started Chappies was created in the late 1940’s by Arthur Ginsburg at the Chapelat factory in the small Johannesburg suburb of Troyeville. His idea of including lists of ‘Did You Know?’ facts on the inside of each gum’s waxed paper wrapper turned the great-tasting, two-for-a-penny gum into a cultural phenomenon. The questions were sourced from popular Springbok Radio quiz show ‘The Three Wise Men’, starring Eric Rosenthal, Arthur Blexley and Dennis Glauber. The company laterRead More →

Holidays are best enjoyed with good friends, great food and smooth sippin’ some Whiskey. So, Jack Daniel’s is bringing the true Taste of Tennessee to South Africa this Summer, offering locals the opportunity to experience and celebrate the best in true Southern hospitality through Jack Daniel’s inspired food, drinks, games, music and more. Food Whether drinking it neat, on the rocks, in a cocktail or using it as that special ingredient to transform your cooking,  Jack Daniel delivers consistent quality that enhances every meal. It has always been a huge fan of whiskey and meat – a match made in heaven. Find below Jack BurgersRead More →