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Fact Durban Rocks

Win Fact Durban Rocks Tickets

  You know we’ve always got the hook up to the best jols in town and this time we’ve got double tickets to the biggest Durban July after party, Fact Durban Rocks. This year’s Fact features a stacked local lineup with exclusive sets from Black Coffee, AKA, Kwesta, Nasty C and DJ Tira, as well […]

Luchtime Sessions - Thanda Kunene

Introducing The Lunchtime Sessions

  DIY’s objectives have always been simple and straightforward: Showcase Durban’s creative talent Bring Durban creatives together   It’s with that in mind that we introduce to you, The Lunchtime Sessions, an exciting new platform for local talent to express themselves and engage with young creatives, whether they’re professionals in the industry or looking to […]


Done and Dusty’d

Dusty Rich was our first interview ever on DIY in 2011. He’s come a long way since then and is now going even further, all the way to Australia. Bob Perfect caught up with the Toti boy before he migrates to the land of DA voters.     The first time I saw Dusty Rich […]

Moonchild - Marcello Maffeis & Caroline Burne - Zakifo

Birds of Every Feather

Leah Jasmine Reed fills us in on all the amazing performances as well as getting up close with a New York subway saxophonist, trying to appropriate vodka and having an identity crisis at this year’s Zakifo Music Festival.     I don’t know what time it was when I came to, but when I did, the […]

Khaya Records - Erin Wulfsohn - Durban Is Yours

For The Record

We asked photographer Erin Wulfsohn to do a monthly photo essay on anything she’d like. As you’ll see, she went a step further because that’s what Erin does. Erin caught up with long time DIY contributor, DJ Fuego Heat aka Ryan van Rooyen, about Khaya Records, a kief new record store at the bottom of […]