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Catch the latest traffic report with ECR's Traffic Team: weekdays from 05:30 to 9:00am Jayshree Parasuramen handles the Breakfast slots with updates every 15 minutes. Then from 09:30 until 14:30 Buhle Hlatshwayo has updates hourly. From 15:00 until 17:00 there are updates every 15 minutes from Andi James.
Coveted by audiophiles for its rareness, the B-Side of a single often became popular as well because sometimes a DJ preferred to play the B-side as opposed to its A-side. The B-Side with Bridget Masinga is about the unexpected in everything, from lifestyle, to the arts, to the personal. The show will explore unchartered territory when it comes to the Afropolitan’s relationship with themselves and those around them, while touching on book clubs, cooking, films and more.
Spha (Siphathisene) Mdlalose is a jazz singer, songwriter and voice over artist who was born in Durban in the township of Umlazi. She was accepted into the University of Cape Town’s South African College of Music in 2006, to study her Bachelor of Music degree majoring in Jazz Vocal performance. To date, Spha has performed alongside Yvonne Chaka Chaka, Micasa, Oliver Mthukudzi, Neo Muyanga, Zwai Bala, Sibongile Khumalo, Kabomo, Afrotraction, Monique Bingham and other formidable artists in the music industry.
Spha has performed at the Cape Town International Jazz festival on numerous occasions and performed as a solo act at the Cape Town International Jazz Festival’s free concert alongside US soul singers Allan Stone and Patti Austin. She was also fortunate to tour with Grammy nominee Josh Groban when he visited South Africa on his “Straight to You” tour and also with Grammy award winning gospel artist, Israel Houghton who performed in Zimbabwe. In 2016, Spha performed at the Oslo Jazz Festival and the Arendal Jazz Festival as a part of the Andreas Loven trio which features renowned saxophonist Buddy Wells.
The Arts Lounge with Spha Mdlalose focuses on all things arts and jazz. The show covers a range of topics from festivals, exhibitions, plays, music and theatre to name a few. Every week, Spha profiles a current artist, to delve deeper into the arts of jazz.
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East Coast Radio Sport is the Durban-based station's independent sports team. Our bulletins are at 06h30, 07h30, 08h30, 15h30, 16h30, 17h30 - Monday to Friday. On weekends you can catch our reports at 07h30, 08h30, 16h30, 17h30 and 18h30.