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Read something new in 2022

There’s nothing quite like cracking the spine of a fresh new book. And it’s the time of year when many much-anticipated books have been read and reviewed. The good news is that many of the world’s top-selling authors have new books out to rival their previous releases, so let’s take a look at what are […]

Finding balance

Maintaining a healthy life balance is a hot topic these days, especially at the beginning of the year when many of us are re-aligning our goals and setting intentions and purpose for the year ahead. 

Local music vs international music

Top South African Artists

On 12 May 2016, the South African Broadcasting Corporation (SABC) committed itself to playing 90% local music across the 18 radio stations (public broadcasters)in South Africa. This came after a couple of local artists complained about the lack of South African content on local radio stations. The SABC then decided it was necessary to nurture […]

Apple Music review

Apple Music is a new live stream app that has recently been released by Apple Inc. The app live streams music and behind the scenes music videos, and introduces Beats 1 radio which is free online streaming of the radio station.   The launch of Apple Music came sooner than expected, especially considering the release […]

Our pick of 5 reads from 2014

Every year I tell myself that I’m going to read more. With 1000s of books published yearly, it’s hard to choose what to read next. We’ve made that choice easy for you with our pick of the top 5 reads from 2014.     1. Leaving Time by Jodi Picoult        Jodi Picoult is […]

Remembering Robin Williams

Sadly, Robin Williams passed away tragically on 11 August 2014 after losing his lifetime battle with depression and mental illness.   He will be deeply missed by everyone who knew and loved him, as well as by millions fans around the world, who he kept laughing and happy for decades on end.   Let’s take […]

Spielberg to direct Roald Dahl’s BFG

The bfg

Hollywood have announced that Steven Spielberg is set to direct an adaptation of Roald Dahl‘s classic kid’s book The BFG. This family favourite is set to be released in July 2016, and has Spielberg and Roald Dahl fans alike incredibly excited. The Big Friendly Giant – or BFG for short, is an adventure story about […]