The very latest to see, hear and do from the entertainment industry, including music, restaurants and fun things to keep you busy.

Tecla Ciolfi podcast host

Who is Tecla Ciolfi, the boss lady of Texx Talks?

Journalist, editor, business owner & podcast host, Tecla Ciolfi knows something about staying relevant in SA’s music scene. ASA chatted to her about where...
I Am Here

The Durban Film Festival: A fabulous feast of online offerings

This year, for its 42nd edition, the DIFF (Durban International Film Festival) festival presents a programme of about 140 feature films, documentaries and short...
Andre Vibez

Andre Vibez: underrated no longer

One of Nigeria’s best exports is undoubtedly its music. Within the past decade, Afrobeats has taken up more space on the world stage, and...

Oskido: a musician for our times

Oskido is undoubtedly one of the most influential and important figures in South Africa’s music landscape. The DJ and producer has created many hit...

This is Not a Burial, it’s a Resurrection: Lesotho’s Oscar contender

This Is Not A Burial, It’s A Resurrection, directed by Lemohang Jeremiah Mosese, is an atmospheric drama set in Lesotho, and the country’s first...
Africa Black

Joburg’s coolest 5 coffee spots

The food industry has suffered harrowing effects from the ongoing Pandemic. While some iconic coffee places such as Craft Coffee in Newtown and Coffee...

Shekhinah, the comeback kid

She made the top 32 in the 7th season of the show and returned to the competition the following year where she finished in...
Embarc Restaurant Review

Restaurant Review: Embarc on a journey of flavours

I am a diehard fan of a tasting menu - where you can enjoy a collection of small portions as a main meal. So,...
La Cucina Malfy Home Cook Series

Italian Gourmet meets Gin with La Cucina Malfy Home Cook Series

La Cucina Malfy Home Cook Series featuring UCook, captivated cuisine enthusiasts with an array of traditional Italian dishes. South Africa’s dazzling influencers Kefilwe Mabote,...
Setting the scene on Dead Places

Dead places come to life

A mysterious death. A series of supernatural events. An author-cum-paranormal detective determined to uncover the truth. All the ingredients that combine to create the...