Bold. Contemporary. Sexy. This is ‘Live Fierce’ – the new collaboration between global underwear brand, Jockey, and top South African designer, David Tlale.
Reiterating their commitment to fashion and innovation, Jockey officially launched the new range at pre-launch events in Cape Town and Johannesburg, signalling the debut of ‘Live Fierce’ in retail stores across the country.
“A brand at the forefront of its industry, we are always looking at new ways to modernise and keep our customers excited with what we have to offer. We are extremely proud of our partnership with David Tlale, and with what we, as two leading brands, have accomplished with this new range. Its edgy and striking, and yet still has all the qualities that Jockey is so well known for – being good quality and a great fit,” explains Rob Hogg, Jockey National Sales Manager. Continue reading
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JOHANNESBURG – SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 25
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ULTRA SOUTH AFRICA proudly announces its return with the 2017 festival dates, a brand new venue for Cape Town, and for those that are quick on the draw, a limited number of early bird tickets that will be available at the lowest prices guaranteed.
6 tips to achieve your best appearance yet
Tomorrow, 19 August 2016 is International Men’s Grooming Day and the perfect day to toss your old blades and cheap body spray and start making the most of what you were given!
We all know THAT guy. He’s the gent in the office, on the train or at the bar that we’re all a little jealous of – he’s the well-groomed dude with great hair and a sparkly smile who carefully selects his clothes and always smells good. This guy takes clean shaven to the next level and on the weekend sports manly stubble worthy of any top model.
While most of us ‘manly types’ relate male grooming to a shower, a quick shave and a few squirts of deodorant, it really doesn’t cut it.
Putting forward your best appearance is of course part of human nature. While it may seem a little unfair, perceived attractiveness can affect a diverse range of important social outcomes, from partner choices, decisions about friendships and even hiring considerations.1 Continue reading
TY DOLLA $IGN JOINS JONAS FOR PERFORMANCE OF “BACON”
Johannesburg/Lagos, 18 August 2016: Multi-platinum recording artist Nick Jonas today announced that he will hit the streets of New York City in a special performance at the 2016 “MTV Video Music Awards.” He will perform his hit single “Bacon” feat. Ty Dolla $ign from his second solo studio album, “Last Year was Complicated”, making his debut as a solo artist during the VMAs’ main show. Continue reading
#LOWEROAST TO PREMIERE ACROSS AFRICA ON TUESDAY 6 SEPTEMBER AT 21:00 CAT
Johannesburg, 18 August 2016: Comedy Central unveiled today an all-star roster of Roasters who will join Roastmaster David Spade for “The Comedy Central Roast of Rob Lowe”, which includes some of today’s hottest comedic talent, a perfect 10 beauty, and one of the greatest quarterbacks of all time throwing spirals at Lowe.
The #LoweRoast will be recorded in front of a live studio audience at Sony Studios in California onSaturday 27 August and premiere on Comedy Central across Africa (DStv channel 122) on Tuesday 6 September at 21:00 CAT.
Confirmed Roasters include Jimmy Carr, Pete Davidson, Bo Derek, Peyton Manning, Rob Riggleand “Roastmaster General” Jeff Ross. Additional Roasters and guests will be announced shortly. Continue reading
After a historic and groundbreaking inaugural instalment in 2015, the Annual Johannesburg International Comedy Festival returns for its second take, taking the funny back to the inner city precincts of Braamfontein and Newtown from Friday 4th – Sunday 6th November 2016 in what is set to be another comedy extravaganza!
The biggest independent international comedy festival in Africa will bring together over 50 local, continental and international comedians, performing in 13 shows across 6 venues in a 3 day spectacle.
Once again, very different shows will feature a diverse spectrum of comedians providing a unique multi-sensory comedy experience of an international standard across the festival. Continue reading
GO HEAD TO HEAD IN THE ULTIMATE BATTLE OF THE DECKS
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Johannesburg, 18 August 2016: MTV (DStv channel 130), MTV Base (DStv channel 322) andCadbury 5Star are bringing you the hottest DJ line-up in Jozi at the MTV DJ Battle, taking place at Carfax, Newtown on Saturday the 27th of August. The ultimate face-off will see MTV Base captain Heavy K and his team of heavyweights, Fistaz Mixwell and DJ Switch, go up against Team MTV captain, Vigilante and spin masters Ph and ZanD in a memorable head-to-head battle. Continue reading
Cape Town, 18th August 2016 – Seven years after Philda Sarlie killed her husband, the Johannesburg grandmother opens up about the years of abuse to investigative journalist Mandy Wiener, in Marie Claire magazine’s September issue, which is on shelf this week.
Sarlie relives the fateful night, her husband’s last words, and shares her emotional turmoil, regrets and some advice to others suffering abuse as she did.
She recounts how she stayed with him and the abuse for 18 years. “Do you know how many times he threatened me? How many times he told me he’d kill me and my kids if I left?”
In the Marie Claire interview, Sarlie tells Wiener about the night she woke up to someone stomping on her and realized it was her husband James on his return home.
He pointed the gun at me and said, “Tonight, I am going to kill you. I’m not threatening you. Tonight, I am going to kill you.” Continue reading
Cape Town based five piece, Slow Jack, has made a solid impression on the SA music scene in the short time that they have been performing. From wowing crowds since their debut appearance at this year’s Up the Creek music festival in Swellendam, Slow Jack has enjoyed constant national radio play with their much talked about debut radio hit, ‘Love to Dream’ that entered the SA Top 30 at number 15 on the 5FM charts.
Drawing their inspiration from the city’s surrounds their music and lyrics speak of abundance, hardship and everyday life that affect us all. ‘From a Gun’, their second single release, was actually the first song written for the Slow Jack five piece, the second being ‘Love to Dream’. Asked why they decided to release this song now, they comment that the overwhelming reaction they received to the song at Up the Creek made it an easy decision.The members of Slow Jack are Hannes Muller (vocals and guitar), Jayme van Tonder (vocals and violin), Jeandre Schultz (lead guitar and vocals), Andre Skywalker (bass) and Adrian Fowler (percussion). They are busy behind the scenes with the recording of another four songs and international interest in their music, especially from Australia, is growing. Continue reading
Johannesburg, 17th August 2016: While Johannesburg waits with baited breath for news of the recent coalition talks, a dramatic turn of events has emerged.
Former presidential candidate, Wonderboy, has humbly accepted the mandate to serve as the Johannesburg Executive Mayor. He has single-handedly been responsible for the formation of the #JICF Coalition, whose first order of business will be to #DeclareTheFunny Continue reading