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Nov. 15, 2022

David Oosthuizen [Devographic]

Episode 269: Marcel has a chat with legendary publicist, journalist & Canon Ambassador, Devogrpahic himself. From his beginnings in the SA Music scene to managing a vast amount of SA Artists and bands under his successful ‘De...

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June 22, 2022

Llewelyn Screen

Episode 249: Join Marcel as he has a chat with booking agent and music blogger Llewelyn Screen about his process and working with a variety of artists as well as a discussion about the overall SA music scene. Support the …

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May 17, 2022

Collett Dawson

Episode 244: Publicist & founder of The CoLab Network, Collett Dawson recently celebrated 30 years in the cut throat South African entertainment industry. Find out how she has managed to work her way up to being on of the mos...

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May 3, 2022

Minnie Mhlongo II

Episode 242: On this Mother's Day episode, return guest Minnie Mhlongo touches on the controversial party group that led to her widespread popularity in Durban, her new baby food business, the shocking revelation behind her n...

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Nov. 17, 2021


Episode 219: Nasiphi & Meagan speak to Ms Sibongile Mara, Senior Customer Service Consultant at the South African Music Performance Rights Association (SAMPRA) - Africa’s largest Needletime Rights Royalty Collection Organisat...

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Nov. 2, 2021

Melanie ‘Hypress’ Ramjee

Episode 217: Having managed PR for international campaigns for Migos, John Legend, Kendrick Lamar & Kim Kardashian to name a few, Melanie Ramjee is undoubtedly South Africa's best Publicist, so in this episode Zama Khumalo of...

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Sept. 8, 2021

Tecla Ciolfi [Texx And The City]

Episode 209: Nasiphi & Meagan enjoy a tri-city tea time with Tecla Ciolfi; Cape Town’s busiest music maven. Tecla tells you what it took to build two mighty media outlets - Texx And The City & Texx Talks - during …

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Aug. 25, 2021

Nicole da Silva

Episode 207: Nasiphi & Meagan get to know the voice behind your early Saturday hustle - Nicole da Silva. 5fm radio presenter, digital creator & CEO of dimples; Nicole gives us an intro into media mastery. From startup struggl...

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May 18, 2021

80nine 90one

Episode 194: Meagan & Nasiphi are having a chat with Luyanda Mbhele who is the co-founder of 80nine 90one, an independent music publishing company that has been growing from strength to strength since 2012. This episode takes...

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July 6, 2020

Episode 131: Zama Khumalo [Culture Curator, Issues In The SA Music In…

Zama Khumalo, Durban's favourite culture curator joins us on the show to address the problems faced by artists in the South African music scene. She also provides solutions to these issues while giving pointers as to how to b...

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March 27, 2020

Episode 111: Graeme Bird & Andre Schubert [Poison City Brewing]

We're chatting to Graeme Bird & Andre Schubert, founders of Poison City Brewing on this week's episode. We learn more about their beers, the Durban Poison/Sludge Underground sponsorship, their role in the Durban music & art s...

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Aug. 29, 2019

Minnie Mhlongo I

Episode 83: Marcel, Mitch & Nasiphi have a chat with Radio personality & marketer, Minnie Thusi, hostess of Monday Mayhem With Minnie Thusi! We dive into her personal life to find out more about where her love for radio stems...

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