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no responses. December 30, 2016 Natasha

Best of Kaya Live and Unplugged


Best of Kaya Live and Unplugged Read

no responses. December 30, 2016 Natasha

Writer Mohale Mashigo shares how Jazz scored her family’s holidays


Writer Mohale Mashigo shares how Jazz scored her family’s holidays

By Mohale Mashigo The record library was huge by my eight-year-old standards; my father’s job was to receive music from record labels, he would then catalogue […]

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no responses. December 28, 2016 Natasha

Artists Jazz Forgot


Artists Jazz Forgot

What happens to a dream deferred?  Does it dry up Like a raisin in the sun? Or fester like a sore— And then run? Does it […]

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no responses. December 28, 2016 Natasha

Meet Benjamin Jephta – Standard Bank Young Artist of the Year 2017 (Jazz)


Meet Benjamin Jephta – Standard Bank Young Artist of the Year 2017 (Jazz)

Standard Bank recently announced their 2017 Young Artist winners in the categories of music, dance, performance art, visual art, theatre and jazz. These awards are given […]

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no responses. December 7, 2016 Natasha

Jazz in 2016


Jazz in 2016

By Nomali Cele Looking at situations in a retrospective manner – from the rear view of life’s mirror, so to speak – can be bittersweet in […]

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no responses. June 7, 2016 Natasha

Honouring Our Jazz Legends: Ndikho Xaba


Honouring Our Jazz Legends: Ndikho Xaba

By Nomali Cele When the Encounters Film Festival opens Thursday 2nd June 2016 it will bring to the public a documentary about the jazz legend Ndikho […]

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no responses. June 3, 2016 Natasha

Beautiful and Historic South African Jazz Album Art


Beautiful and Historic South African Jazz Album Art

By Nomali Cele Today, we are inviting you to judge the book by its cover. In this case, of course, we are speaking about the great […]

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no responses. February 16, 2016 Natasha

The Do’s and Don’ts of jazz according to Gregory Porter


The Do’s and Don’ts of jazz according to Gregory Porter

Don’t know your blues from your bebop? GQ meets the Grammy award-winning jazz vocalist Gregory Porter to learn about jazz gig etiquette and the genre’s defining […]

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one response. January 6, 2016 Natasha

Blind Pianist Yonela Mnana Performs Live and Unplugged On Kaya FM #Jazzuary


Blind Pianist Yonela Mnana Performs Live and Unplugged On Kaya FM #Jazzuary

Pianist Yonela Mnana stopped by the studio to kick off JAZZuary with a special  live performance for 180 With Bob. He performed two original songs and […]

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no responses. January 6, 2016 Natasha

Jazzuary Videos


Jazzuary Videos

Blind Pianist, Singer and Composer performs Nat King Cole’s ‘Unforgettable’ live and unplugged on Kaya FM for Jazzuary 2016. Blind Pianist, Singer and Composer performs ‘Mando’ […]

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