The Awards, The Music & The Value Chain – Part 2
Some of the sponsors on the night will have awarded cash prizes ($$$), some will get endorsement deals and some sponsorships of sorts. We’ve decided to have look at the winners at the 2019 ceremony through the wallet’s eye, the artist’s wallet that is. How are your favorites a.k.a... Read more
The Awards, The Music & The Value Chain – Part 1
It’s awards night at the Yarona FM Awards and everybody is arriving to the GICC for a night of celebration, a celebration of the music and those involved in its creation. It’s been a journey building up to this moment for many, one that started with hustling for studio... Read more
Export Duty: Who is charging it now
Over the years we have seen a number of Batswana (including BW connects) trade their craft outside our borders causing excitement around entertainment enthusiast. Dj’s Not many have achieved what the legendary Dj Fresh has outside BW’s borders, he is arguably the most successful of Batswana that have and... Read more
Searching for purpose: Part 1

Searching for purpose: Part 1

Blog September 17, 2017

When I decided to start this venture I was motivated by a number of things most of which were rooted or arose from my personal passions; which happen to be music, art and most significant of all, people (yeah, PEOPLE). Having plied my trade in the music business for... Read more
Dawn of the new age mediums: Introducing ICE100
We’ve been asking the questions, probing around, wondering what the next steps are for some of the biggest radio talents to come out of Botswana in the last decade with a bevy of them having left previous employment in the last year or two. Well, in case you haven’t... Read more
#EBWSituationRoom – Our entertainment industry’s achilles heel
Earlier in the year a few members of the company I work for and myself had the pleasure of attending the 6th Annual Ideas Expo held in Gaborone, a growing festival that I once looked unto as a mere outsider wondering why made me so unfortunate that I could... Read more
Who is telling our story
We started, started out, Started.. out with nothing, Nothing in our hands, nothing that we could hold, Beheld dreams, in far away in lands where bo Kgogomudumo lived and man conquered them. They used to tell us about them, them that were us. And we would marvel in their... Read more
The Confluence of Influence [Part 1]
An uncle of mine used to play at ‘disco’s’ (ko di diskhong) in the late 80s in the little village of Mogobane where I come from, dudes that new him then called him “Bopha”; never really new what that meant but at the time I sort of did gather... Read more