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1883 Features Goldierocks

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Goldierocks recently visited South Africa on a tour of her The Selector radio show. This whirlwind tour lasting five days, saw her playing to huge audiences in Johannesburg, Pretoria, Cape Town and Stellenbosch. We’re proud to have helped make this happen and wanted to share the interview that 1883 magazine did with her. If you haven’t checked it out before, 1883 features great coverage of emerging youth culture, including music, fashion and film.

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South African YCE Nominee Pitches in London

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The nominees for the 2014 Young Creative Entrepreneur award pitched their digital publishing businesses today at the London Book Fair. Among the seven nominees, South African Uno de Waal gave a strong presentation of his website Between 10 and 5 (http://10and5.com/), an online hub for South Africa’s creative community. We’re all rooting for Uno!

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Andreya Triana at the Cape Town International Jazz Festival

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We spoke to soul singer Andreya Triana ahead of her performance at the 15th annual Cape Town International Jazz Festival. In 2010 she released her first album, ‘Lost where I belong’, and has to date collaborated with other musicians such as Flying Lotus, Mr Scruff, Bonobo and Breach. Here is what she had to say about growing up in London, accessing music on the internet and working on her new album.

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YCE AWARD CALL OUT: CULTURE

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In February we launched the Young Creative Entrepreneur Awards with the first two, Digital Publishing and Live Music, proving to be a huge success. We are excited to announce the next award for creative entrepreneurs working in the cultural sector with the inclusion of content in art, theatre, music, food, festivals, film, literature, fashion, design and experiences.

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