What with February being award month; musicians collected more shiny objects at the recent Brit Awards. Here are the winners. The 2014 Brit Awards ceremony held at the O2 Arena featured performances by the likes of Beyonce, Katy Perry and Lorde. The latter took away the award for best international female.
No, this isn’t a scalping scam. Eminem will be playing in Cape Town this Wednesday evening, and Computicket have just released a raft of tickets for R99 each. You’ll be seated, but considering the basically non-existent price tag, that’s just fine. You buy apps that are more expensive than this. Tickets will be available for [...]
Eminem’s Rapture tour’s South African leg is almost here. With shows on February 26 in Cape Town and 1st of March in Johannesburg, the 13 times Grammy Award winning artist will be the biggest star to hit the SA music scene in 2014 so far. Check out the acts that will support Eminem on his trip to South Africa.
Taking a page from his daughter’s book, Billy Ray Cyrus has turned his hit ‘Achy Breaky Heart’ into the chorus for a hip-hop song. The video features a cameo from Larry King and stripper aliens wearing duct tape and shiny bits. Obviously.
A week before his death, Jimi Hendrix sat down for an interview Keith Altham in London, in which he discussed a fantasy of having an indoor swimming pool next to his bed and swimming to the breakfast table, among other things.
I think that headline says it all. Just like Jack Parow’s new video has it all. And he made very sure that his position on hipsters is known, insinuating that they are urinating in bottles to make craft beer. It’s off the charts – click through to watch it.
The 2014 Design Indaba Music Circuit is a rollercoaster ride of 38 acts in 10 venues over wo days in one city. It’s about experiences, collaborations, having fun and giving a platform to fresh local talent, and you’d be a damned fool not to get involved. Take a look at who’ll be performing, and where. The [...]
If the sound of a pounding bass line gets your heart pumping, or a lush midrange moves your mind and exceptional sound quality is what you’re after, then this high-definition audio system is exactly what you need to add another dimension to your listening experience. Don’t let the size of the Beatbox speaker fool you, this device is perfect for big rooms that need big sound and it delivers an experience that will rival that of any multi-speaker club system.
The Superbowl is known for some brilliant ads, and a mammoth halftime show. Apparently football happens every now and then, as well. This year’s halftime show was dominated by Bruno Mars, but a guest appearance from the Red Hot Chili Peppers was the highlight of his set.
No musical group can get anymore mysterious than the legendary Daft Punk. The duo picked up a grammy this year for best album, but further stirred the mystery pot when they didn’t even say a single word. The two frenchman have collaborated since 1993, and although they didn’t don helmets from the start, they have been wearing some [...]
If you were one of the lucky souls who caught Bastille at Kirstenbosch three weeks ago, be pleased. The folks over at Fancam have got you sorted. Lord knows how the did it, but the team created a 360 degree interactive image of the Bastille show. If you were there, go ahead and tag yourself, [...]
When Beyonce is wearing that skin-tight, near see-through outfit, who can blame Jay-Z for copping a feel? Maybe not kosher on live TV, though.
Carla Bruni-Sarkozy has been known variously as a model, socialite, and the First Lady of France. As of now, she’s marketing herself as a musician, and we have to say she is rather charming. The video above is a performance of the title track from her new album, ‘Little French Songs.’
The 56th Grammy Awards reunited Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr for a special performance of ‘Queenie Eye’ taken from McCartney’s 2013 album, ‘New’. The two Beatles members didn’t miss a beat and had the entire crowd of the Staples Centre in Los Angeles on their feet by the end of the song.
Justin Bieber was arrested on Thursday morning, and a lot of people probably too many feelings about the whole situation. Take for example, this video, in which an angry New Yorker hear’s the news of Justin Bieber’s arrest, and proceeds to compare the United States to the sinking Titanic. (“And I’m the band!”)
There’s nothing quite as fun as mocking old-school music videos. And Noel Gallagher does it best.
This is just glorious. As a stunning reminder that life in South Africa will never be boring, we present ‘Girl Met Die Polo’, by a local artiste named Arri. Just enjoy that over your lunch break.
There’s paid-for product placement and then there is free, invaluable exposure by way of brand loyal customers.Take this famous US brand which found itself the subject of a hit rap song which is closing in on YouTube 100,000 views.
We first covered a story about nine-year-old Amira Willighagen in October, when she broke onto the scene with an amazing first-performance on ‘Holland’s Got Talent’.
The Beatles’ two remaining members, Paul and Ringo, are due to perform at the Grammy awards next week. The scouse pair will also be accepting a lifetime achievement award on behalf of the band during the ceremony, while McCartney has also been nominated for best rock song and best music film.
Bruce Springsteen and the E Street band will be arriving for their tour of Africa in a mere matter of days, so join us on a trip down memory lane as we look at some of Springsteen’s best pictures through the ages.
Henry Rollins… where to start? This guy has been around the block, starting out as vocalist for Black Flag in the early 80’s, and promiscuously hopping between all sorts of occupations, bringing his intense gaze along for the ride. In no particular order Rollins has fulfilled the rolls of a journalist, activist and even a [...]
Set to Billy Joel’s We Didn’t Start the Fire’, this awesome parody throws in all the messy, cringe worthy and just plain ridiculous celeb scandals that clogged up newswaves this year. Comedian Owen Weber produces slam dunk after slam dunk as he rapidly belts out already silly headlines with his own unique twist.
Please enjoy the official music video for Eminem’s ‘Monster’, featuring Rihanna. Rihanna plays a clinical psychiatrist, peeling through Eminem’s insane past. Yes, there is lots of blue lipstick, and straight jackets. Thanks for asking. [Source: YouTube]
We all know the drill when it comes to Elvis impersonators. An elderly man in tight white pants strolls on stage, gives a little hip-wobble, and then proceeds to warble out some truly painful melodies.This 16 year-old, by those standards, is a breath of fresh air.
Harlem Shake, the fox, Miley Cyrus, the russian meteorite – they’re all there. But there are a few surprise inclusions. For your educational edification, please enjoy this run down of the top viral, music, and news videos on YouTube in 2013.