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[PODCAST] The Freshers’ Bash Is Happening!

DUT students have a busy weekend with the Fresher’s Bash and Easter long weekend being around the same time. The Afternoon Shutdown’s Matt Tsolo had a chat with the SRC Deputy Secretary General Phumlani Sithole and one of the members of the organising commitee Thabo Mkhwelanga to get the low down of the event. The Freshers’…..

[PODCAST] Angel Memela talks about her disability with Matt Tsolo

Currently, about 7.5% of the country’s population have disabilities; about 20% of that number are enrolled in higher education institutions. With the Disability Rights Unit in partnership with Student Governance and RadioDUT having an awareness event on Thursday (11 April), The Afternoon Shutdown’s Matt Tsolo  had a chat with Angel Memela who is a 2nd year Clinical Technology…..

[PODCAST] Reclaiming my identity with Rosie Motene

The Pan South African Language Board (PanSALB) in association with Durban University of Technology present to you the Reclaiming My Identity seminar. Rosie Motene, global speaker, Pan African media proprietor and an award-winning author of Reclaiming joined the Afternoon Shutdown with Matt Tsolo talking about the importance of our African tradition, language and culture through her…..

[PODCAST] Is lobola still relevant? #FutureBeats

  This is what went down on Future Beats with Matts Tsolo, Nkosenhle and Lwandile. They discussed the relevance of lobola in this morden society. In  Africa, a marriage could not take place without some form of gift or “payment of animals, food or other material goods to the parents and family of the bride. Today…..

[ON THE REAL]Intimate Partner Violence within the LGBTQI+

On The Real feature with Sibusisiwe Maphumulo, Andile Jiyane and Denmark Vee discussed issues of intimate partner violence within the LGBTIQ+ community and the obstacles people face when reporting about the abuse. “We have seen a lot activism around heterosexual violence and a little when it comes to same sex relationships, it is not because it…..

[PODCAST] The Acoustiq Assassins with Matt Tsolo

On the Afternoon Shutdown show, Matt Tsolo interviewed one of the most talented groups in KZN, the Acoustiq Assassins. Acoustiq Assassins are “storytelling musicians” whose acoustic yet alternative sound could best be described as contemporary soul/indie R&B. They were born and bred in Pietermaritzburg, the quartet are looking to play to the ears of the world!…..

[PODCAST] Discussion on Domestic Violence with Matt Tsolo

On the Afternoon Shutdown, Matt tsolo and Nqobile (Show Producer) talked about issues related to domestic violence, sexual health and homosexual. They even recorded students asking them about how other females choose not to talk about their abusive realtionships. Do you want to know the reason behind them not reporting their abusive partners? Listen to the…..

[Podcast] Discussion on rape, depression and suicide.

  Mental health care services are available in most institutions of higher learning. In as much as the services are available to students, most students claim not be aware of the mental health support available to them on their different campuses. We went around around the asking students if they are aware of mental health care…..


On the Afternoon Shutdown Show, Matt Tsolo was joined by Holly Rey to talk about her latest release, DEEPER and also about her life in the music industry. They also spoke about Deeper being number 1 on MTVBase and her work with Distruction Boyz. Holly Rey is a South African musician born and bred in Kwazulu-Natal, Durban. Over…..


Today on the Afternoon Shutdown with Matt Tsolo, Catzico & Vista came through to chat about their brand new tune with Mlindo The Vocalist and LaSoulmate. Besides that did you know that they produced Pataronking’s ‘Available’? Don’t know the song? Check it out here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1PCqv_BmF6s Get to know what the duo is now working on below: Listen to…..