Is The Hilton Arts Festival Still a Thing?

South Africa’s most expensive private school hosts an art festival every year, and in 2018, overbearing yummy mummies in yoga pants got trashed by John Vlismas and the Drakensburg Boy’s Choir... Read More

Can Plants Help Us Decolonise?

Plants in their natural habitat are not static, but they do move very slowly. They’ve served as witnesses to our history, and have their own stories to tell.     To most people, plants grow... Read More

Durban Animators Making Moves – First Thursdays Focus

We all spent our early years lost in the vividly coloured and twisted cartoon worlds of Ghibli, Animaniacs and Walt Disney, but how many of us realised we could make worlds like that? The practice of... Read More

KZNSA – Artists in Focus: Q&A with Sibusiso Duma

In collaboration with The KZNSA gallery, Niamh Walsh-Vorster uncovers the intentions behind the artist currently exhibiting at The Mezzanine Gallery, Sibusiso Duma.   Walking into the Park Contemporary... Read More

Durban’s Freshest Comedy Festival Returns

The Spar Freshline Heat City Comedy Festival returns for the second year with a proudly Durban lineup.     Hi, Bob Perfect here. I’m the editor of this slice of Durban life, although I’ve... Read More

Support Your Homies

In his latest column, Russell Grant deconstructs the way we rip off our friends and how we can be better, because therapy costs way more than a gig.     Hi guys, it me, Russell, back at it again... Read More

WATCH: Missu & Red Robyn Drop Dilemma Video

Here’s the music video for Dilemma by Missu & Red Robyn. We’re kind of playing it on repeat right now.     Missu & Red Robyn were both on our list of acts to watch last year, and... Read More

How to Celebrate Durban #Pride 2018

Pride celebrations are mounting globally in the month of June, and this week, it’s Durban’s time to shine, sparkle, glitter, all of it honey, because Durban Pride isn’t all that’s... Read More

Live from The Winston – Where’s My Cat?

Neil Green and Bob Perfect are back to argue with each other once more and this time they’re joined by Carvin Goldstone.     So we got Carvin Goldstone in for the 4th episode of Live from... Read More

Man Walks Into a Bar – An Interactive Murder Mystery

DIY’s own video guy Matthew Cuthbert has made an interactive murder mystery short film that’ll have you watching and rewatching until you’ve exhausted all possible outcomes.   Remember... Read More