SLEEVE TAZVIDA

What they remember about System Tazvida

Godwin Muzari Memory Lane — A lot of things happened while Memory Lane was on a long festive season break. It is good to be back. Among events that took place towards the end of the year was th...
GIFT AMULI

I was forced to play sungura

Godwin Muzari Memory Lane — Since releasing the album “Wamatuka”, Gift Amuli became a popular sungura musician yet he initially hated the genre. Amuli did not like sungura at all. Because of hi...
Partson “Chipaz” Chimbodza

Chipaz shares musicians’ secrets

Godwin Muzari Memory Lane — When Partson “Chipaz” Chimbodza celebrates his 43rd birthday with musicians at Andy Millar Hall on November 19, he will retell how he has worked with most artistes t...
0311-2-1-TIMMY

Timmy revisits comic moments with Bhonzo

Godwin Muzari Memory Lane — Today Theatre in the Park in Harare Gardens hosts the launch of “The Return of Timmy naBhonzo” DVD, which is set to bring back memories of yesteryear comedy “Bonzo N...
Kudzi “Mr Cool” Marudza

Mr Cool’s heart bleeds for radio . . .

Godwin Muzari Memory Lane Kudzi Marudza gets emotional when he talks about radio. Popularly known as Mr Cool, the veteran disc jockey wonders if radio will ever be the same again. Although he salutes...
The late Prince Tendai

Prince Tendai’s painful last days

Godwin Muzari Memory Lane When musician and businessman Prince Tendai died on December 27, 2011 he had gone through a lot of physical and emotional pain.Sadly, his emotional complications came with o...
Chirikure performing a poem in Durban

Art is close to Chirikure’s heart

Godwin Muzari : Memory Lane In Shona language “chirikure” refers to something that is far from a particular location.In relation to the law of repetition for emphasis “chirikure, chirikure” means som...
Joe Pike

Many faces of Studio 263’s Jacob Huni

Godwin Muzari: Memory Lane Most people know him as Jacob Huni from yesteryear soap Studio 263 where he dazzled with his cunning tricks in his plot to wrestle JH Construction company from other family...
Jasen Mphepo

‘Waiters’ was all fun for Marcelino

Godwin Muzari : Memory Lane Actor Jasen Mphepo’s role as hilarious Marcelino in yesteryear local sitcom “Waiters” earned him immense popularity and many still refer to him with that screen name. Work...
A sleeve of Four Brothers album

The struggle to keep Four Brothers alive

Godwin Muzari : Memory Lane Marshal Munhumumwe is in a bracket of late musicians that do not have any of their children pursuing their art. While the likes of James Chimombe, Leonard Dembo, Tongai Mo...
Dino

Dino unlucky in love

. . . musician in bid to reunite with ex-wife Godwin Muzari : Memory Lane When Dino Mudondo composed one of his first recorded songs, “Chirangano” in 2002, he was imploring his lover not to forget th...
Audius Mtawarira

Mtawarira missed chance to shine

Godwin Muzari : Memory Lane “Music is my passion and I will not completely quit. I know there is light at the end of the tunnel but a lot still has to be done in our industry. My experience in Austra...
Mukadota

Evolution of local comedy

Godwin Muzari : Memory Lane It seems local comedians that are trying to fill the gap left by popular yesteryear comics are losing the grip. A crop of comedians that include Gringo, Kapfupi, Sabhuku V...