The scholarship is open to all South African citizens and all candidates must hold a Grade 12 certificate. The scholarship is only valid for the July 2016 study intake. Candidates will be responsible for all living and travel expenses should they come from outside of Cape Town. In order to apply for the […]


DJ Switch Interview

DJ Switch has come a long way from his days as a b-boy to one of South Africa’s most influential DJs. Winner of numerous awards such as SA Hype Magazine Best DJ For 2009/2010 coupled with his ability to release cutting edge music and creative music videos has led him to be one of the leading […]


DJ tutorials teaser…

Always wanted some scratch lessons by Grandmaster DJ Ready D or Beat Bangaz…well here’s a taste of what to expect by our instructors when they launch their mobi – site with their exclusive scratch tutorials which will be available to download for FREE – more info to follow at www.beatbangaz.co.za The mobi site will have these types of […]


Breathe Sunshine African Music Conference

Come join us and delegates from across the continent for our fourth annual Breathe Sunshine African Music Conference where you will have the opportunity to connect and network with the sharpest minds in the industry and meet some of the most exciting artists in Africa. Exchange and share ideas while learning about the business of music, the […]


DJ Neil Gain – Interview

DJ Neil Gain started Deejaying in 1996 with a few friends. His passion and LOVE for music has been flowing through his veins since birth. Coming from a talented musical family background, Neil was always exposed to live music and instruments. His father being a major influence, who played the Piano and keyboards in bands […]


Pioneer DMJ – S9

Pioneer DJ had the DJ world in a frenzy last week with the release of their DMJ – S9 2 channel mixer. What seems to be a cross between a Traktor Z2 & Rane 62 with Pioneers now defunct 909 mixer has everyone waiting on official pricing. The new DJM-S9 two-channel mixer for Serato DJ puts […]


Native Instruments Stems

As an open multi-track audio format, Stems enhances creative possibilities for DJs, producers, and live performers. A Stem file contains a track split into four musical elements: A drums stem, a bassline stem, a melody stem, and a vocal stem for example. The Stem format provides the ability to freely interact with a track’s different […]


DJ Shameless’ 94 to the floor mix

DJ Shameless in one of the most under rated DJs in the South African DJ scene. He’s featured on our compilation project, Crossfades Vol 1 & we’ve also interviewed him a couple of months ago. Even though the art of scratching and beat-juggling is what sets DJ SHAMELESS apart from all other DJ’s, it doesn’t […]


Traktor Jhb Workshop

Thanks to Tuerk Technologies and Native Instruments who have brought us such cool production tools in including Traktor and Maschine this past Saturday. We are hoping to build a Native Instruments community in Africa with the help of Tuerk Technologies & Native Instruments global. There are some exciting things in the pipeline with Native Instruments South […]


Dave Mac – IDM Mag – Interview

Dave Mac has been involved in various aspects of the music industry for almost 20 years. He started DJing in 1997 and is one of Cape Town’s best known psytrance DJs who you will still find on many of the major festival line-ups every year. Dave also started a production duo with Martin Treurnicht aka DJ Hoover […]