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Music: Springbok Nude Girls

Music: Springbok Nude Girls

23 July 2021 6:08 PM

Guest: We speak to Arno Carstens, lead singer of the rock band Springbok Nude Girls, about the band's latest single, Flashlight.
It's taken from their highly anticipated new full-length album Partypocalypse out on the 3rd September via their new label, Mongrel Records. 
Band members met in Stellenbosch in the 1990s, played their first gig there in a small bar in 1994, and released their first album, “Neanderthal 1” the following year. 
Twenty-six years later, they have released 11 albums, two live recordings, an EP,  and two DVDs

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20 May 2022 3:35 PM

Guest: Otto de Vries, The CEO of The Association of Southern African Travel Agents (ASATA) to discuss the exciting potential of the new digital visa system that has been proposed by the European Commission last week to replace the tedious paper application process endured by millions of would-be visitors to Europe.

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20 May 2022 3:28 PM

Guest: Zahid Badroodien, The Mayoral Committee Member for Water and Sanitation in Cape Town to discuss important water works that have been taking place in the Western Cape Province this week.

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