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Cape Town radio station Smile90.4FM supporting local music

I wish all radio stations in South Africa did this…

SA Music Sundays on Smile 90.4FM showcases local South African artists exclusively and what a wonderful programme it is.

It is hosted by presenter Dean Friederich, who after receiving his diploma in Professional Acting for Camera from City Varsity Cape Town in 2012, entered the media and entertainment industry appearing in several student films and stage productions.

His radio career started at KFM in 2012. From there Dean joined Afm 91.3 and in 2016 moved to One FM 94.0 – a community station in Tableview. He joined Smile 90.4FM

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Saturday 12 October 2019 we see the very first Melkbosstrand Food Festival. The day will feature various different exhibitors selling a variety of foods, clothes, jewellery, gifts and more.

Adults can enjoy a cold one in the beer tent while being entertained by a fantastic line-up of local musicians.

There will be plenty of entertainm

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ShenFm Musings

Shen and his band got a call late on one Sunday evening from an unknown number in Dubai. To his surprise there was a client who wanted ShenFM to perform at their wedding anniversary that following Thursday!

Shen explained that it takes about 3 days to get a Dubai visa so it was cutting it a bit close. Needless to say the visa was in his inbox the following morning. As the band had gigs in Cape Town on Wednesday and Friday, they planned to fly up on Thursday morning and return that very same night, to be ready for Fridays gig back in Cape Town.

So they flew up, performed for 1 hour in a

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Shoreline Songs and their new songwriter evenings

I had the privilege of being in the audience at Shoreline Song’s first songwriter evening at Rolling Wood in Muizenberg last night and what an absolute treat it was. There will be more of these in the future…

An amazing lineup of ridiculously talented Cape Town musicians, some of whom I heard for the first time last night…

The venue was perfect, the music was great, thank you to Robin Auld for organising it and to everyone else who shared their enormous talent with us…The Sunshines (Skye Wilson and Greg Schoeman), Steve Walsh, Caroline Blu

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