JazzEye: Evocative African sounds - Pops Mohammed and Dave Reynolds

User Rating: 0 / 5

Star InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive


It’s been a while since award-winning seasoned heritage muso Pops Mohamed performed in Durban; so it was great to welcome him back to this side of the continent. He brought his box of indie music tricks, his sonorous voice and his catchy melodies. Dave Reynolds brought a few guitars, his steel pans, some shakers and some new material. Bass player Sylvain Baloubera brought Congolese flair, warm vibes and hot bass lines. Together they performed at the Centre for Jazz and Popular Music to a crowd that braved the rain to listen to the music. 

Read more ...

Africa Voices nurtures youth in opera skills

Africa Voices nurtures youth in opera skills - 1.0 out of 5 based on 1 review

User Rating: 1 / 5

Star ActiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar InactiveStar Inactive

 Phantom of the opera graphic

The Africa Voices Trust is asking for applications to enroll in a free development programme in Opera - Leadership through Music and Performance Excellence (Graphic source: Free ClipArt The_Phantom_of_The_Opera_Remix_by_Merlin2525)

Read more ...


Get the latest news delivered to you by email. Subscribe now for great offers.


More News

  • Dear South Africans: A Mother’s Plea on Heritage Day

    As I sweep the floor of a house I am about to leave, I reflect on what it means to be a rainbow nation and a mother – there is no condemnation from a newborn babe – he or she doesn’t care whether you are black, white, pink or purple – we are

    Read More
  • JazzEye: Maya Hits Town

    There was a lot of stormy weather around and a whirlwind tour of Durban by songstress Maya Spector qualified as part of it. Potent, packaged and punchy, this jazzy powerhouse delivered her first blows at the Centre for Jazz and Popular Music last week before going on to knock ‘em

    Read More
  • 1
  • 2


Going Places South Africa is your number one destination for all the best entertainment information on theatre, movies, dining, music and entertainment.
Do you live in Durban, Cape Town or Johannesburg and have no idea what to do or where to go? Are you a tourist in South Africa or intending to visit the country? is your number one portal to entertainment and leisure in South Africa. Reviews on all the latest movies to open on South African screens; Gisele Turner's Green Kitchen Report is a MUST for vegetarians visiting Durban; theatre reviews and articles on Durban entertainment; and an updated event guide for information on events country-wide. Going Places provides information primarily on entertainment in Durban, but as we expand so will our base of information on movies, theatre, dining, motoring, music, happenings and of course - interviews with visiting stars, film-makers and more.