A 1000 Verbs: Top Gear Festival – A Review P...

It’s all over. We can hardly believe it but now that we have tasted of #topgearfest glory we’re already planning and psyching ourselves up for next year. Here’s the deal, we got a truck-load of content we want to show you if you missed it or if you want to relive the memories, so we’ll be pushing it out over the next few days. Some written reviews as well as our ‘A 1000 Verbs’ format, which most of you know is our photo-only type of post, like this one. This is just a quick teaser, of some teaser photos but within an hour of two we’ll have our first specific coverage post up: “A 1000 Verbs: The...

It’s Top Gear Weekend: All You Need To Know

It’s hard writing for the young and young-at-heart, it means you have to forego heaven-sent punning opportunities like: ‘Get Into Top Gear This Weekend!’ or ‘It’s Top Gear Weekend: Are You Revvy?’.. Oh well, The Mercury can use them for free. Anyway, so this weekend sees the debut of the annual Top Gear Festival in Durban, and we couldn’t be more excited. Here’s what you need to know: ‘Mobile’ Isn’t Just What A Car Makes You You might think that at the top of our information priority list is parking issues, show times and the exact GPS coordinates of the festival’s...

STORY Sessions #5...

Our favourite community jol has confirmed their next date.  STORY Sessions 5 is a go. Chat to someone who was at the last one has been to any of them, and you’ll know not to miss out on this. Entrance is free, as always, with food, bar, and good coffee available for sale. Check out...

Sonofold (Nic Olsen)...

We Were Here and Union present Sonofold performing Strange Forgotten Word at Cake or Death on 21st March 2012. Sonofold started as the solo project of Nic Olsen. (Perez, Jimmy 12 inch) The song “Strange Forgotten Word” is off the third album entitled “The Wolf Album”...

Gangs of Ballet EP L...

Easily the most anticipated gig to happen so far this year, well, for a large part of Durban’s music community at least, will be this Friday’s Gangs of Ballet EP Launch in the middle of town. If you’re freaked out about it being the middle of town wait until you hear that...

‘It’s th...

So…if I was you and the world (Durban’s good enough) was my oyster, this is what I would do on Friday night… If last year’s ‘Interpret Durban’ is anything to go by then this year is going to be even MORE awesome – City Hall, amazing judges (our very...

Shaun Tomson At Stor...

The lads from Story Sessions are out doing themselves, much like tomorrow’s second installment of Interpret Durban, they’re going bigger and better all the time. Given this weeks focus on the Hurley Pro, and Kelly Slater’s win last night, it seems only fitting that this is...

1000 Verbs: Glenwood...

It was one of those nights where the flash wasn’t playing nice, the inevitable long exposure shots. This was one of the greatest nights of the year in Durban for me. I honestly can not wait for New Year’s. If you see yourself in the photos, drop a comment below or tag yourself on...

Automatically Put Yo...

We don’t like ‘birthday‘, it’s deceiving. ‘Anniversary’, that’s a lot more fitting a description for our journey together. It’s now pretty much exactly a year since ‘Your Guide To Happiness‘ first came out – Zero31’s...

Durban Sand Castle C...

I’m so convinced this is what Street Scene Tours‘ to-do lists look like. Start most authentically alternative tour company in Durban. Jip, check. Create an annual city-wide design comp and lifestyle event called Interpret Durban. Check. and now… Think out the box and start...

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