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  • Sunday showdown for Idols crown

    22 November 2013 12:54 PM 106

    November 22 2013 at 11:13am By BRENDEN LEDWABA BATTLE OF THE VOICES: Brenden Ledwaba (left) and Musa Sukwene are the final two standing in the ninth season of Idols SA. This Sunday, they need to sing their hearts out to bag the title on Tuesday. THIS 19-year-old from Graskop has been a firm favourite since reaching the Top 10. And he has the full package

  • Rare Axl Rose memorabilia for sale

    22 November 2013 10:43 AM 99

    Gia Kaplan | Yesterday, 12:26 JOHANNESBURG – Axl Rose's ex–wife is auctioning off never seen before memorabilia relating to the Guns ‘n Roses frontman. Rose and former model Erin Everly dated for four years before getting married in April 1990. By January 1991, the marriage was annulled. Everly was the inspiration for the band's hit song ‘Sweet Child

  • SA’s Patlansky to open for Springsteen

    22 November 2013 10:06 AM 99

    November 22 2013 at 07:30am By Therese Owen Top South African blues guitarist Dan Patlansky will be the opening act for Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band when they perform in Joburg next year. According to Patlansky’s management, Springsteen does not often allow for support acts as his shows are almost three hours long. However, Big Concerts’ Attie

  • MOVIE REVIEW: Enough Said

    22 November 2013 8:11 AM 101

    November 22 2013 at 10:06am By Theresa Smith DRY, YET charming, Enough Said is a bitter-sweet romantic comedy with a grown-up outlook. And here, a movie for adults does not reference sexual content, but maturity of dialogue, well-constructed characters believably working as an ensemble, and a storyline concentrating on divorcees in their early 50s. This is one of the last films

  • Schuster worked much harder on new film

    21 November 2013 1:46 PM 105

    Gia Kaplan | Today, 13:37 JOHANNESBURG – South Africa's best loved prankster says he found it extremely difficult to make his latest movie because people kept catching him out. Leon Schuster says he had to keep changing his disguises during the filming of Schuks! Your Country Needs You just to make him look different. “It was very difficult for me to catch

  • Lolly’s assets to be auctioned

    21 November 2013 7:13 AM 115

    November 21 2013 at 09:09am By BOTHO MOLOSANKWE Johannesburg - Some of Lolly Jackson’s assets including a luxury vehicle, jet skis, quadbikes, motorbikes, helmets and other riding gear are to go under the hammer. The goods will be auctioned in Pretoria next Thursday to generate money that will go into the estate of the late Teazer’s boss, which is yet to be finalised

  • Murder accused claims victim ‘went psycho’

    21 November 2013 6:43 AM 112

    November 21 2013 at 09:42am By Shain Germaner Johannesburg - The woman accused of the murder of US embassy employee Christopher Norman Bates in Joburg says she was forced to kill him in self-defence after he “went psycho”. But two witnesses called in to testify in her trial have pointed out several contradictions in her story. Bates was found dead at his complex

  • Kristofferson coming to SA

    21 November 2013 4:32 AM 105

    Country Music Hall of Fame star, Kris Kristofferson, will perform in South Africa in March next year. The Me and Bobby McGee singer will perform at Carnival City, Johannesburg, on March 22 and at the GrandWest Casino, Cape Town, on March 26. Kristofferson, 77, has released 28 albums including his most recent, Feeling Mortal. He has also been a movie

  • Clegg to join Santana on stage

    20 November 2013 2:45 PM 110

    Gia Kaplan | Yesterday, 12:49 JOHANNESBURG – An exciting performance has been added to Carlos Santana's upcoming Joburg performance. Johnny Clegg will join the Grammy Award–winning musician at his Johannesburg concert at FNB stadium on 1 March. Santana, who pioneered a fusion of rock with Latin American music, will be performing a total of three concerts

  • Kris Kristofferson to perform in SA

    20 November 2013 1:54 PM 104

    Gia Kaplan | Nov 20th, 13:09 JOHANNESBURG – Kris Kristofferson will perform two shows in South Africa next year. This will be the first time the American singer and actor has ever performed in South Africa. He will perform at Carnival City in Johannesburg on 22 March and the GrandWest Casino and Entertainment World in Cape Town on 26 March. The 77–year–old country