East Coast Breakfast

The East Coast Radio Breakfast Show is a fun, and hyperlocal radio show that will captivate and entertain you. Hosted by the dynamic trio of Darren Maule, Sky Tshabalala and Carmen Reddy, the show offers a delightful blend of humour, wit, and insightful commentary on current affairs, life in KwaZulu-Natal (KZN), and glimpses into their personal lives.

Tune in to the show for an energizing start to your day, accompanied by a fantastic selection of music that will keep you hooked. Stay informed with the latest news updates, traffic reports, and sports highlights to ensure you're always up to date.
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Meet Cyril Xaba, our new mayor in KZN

The East Coast Breakfast team welcome the new Mayor of our province. Darren, Sky and Carmen welcome Cyril Xaba, our new mayor in KwaZulu-Natal.
11 Jul 2AM 2 min

KZN share: The best day to return to the office after a holiday

As the school bells ring and the little ones return to school, we are curious to find out which day our province prefers to return to work after a vacay. When’s the best day to resume work life after a refreshing holiday? Let's take a look at what the East…
9 Jul 2AM 6 min

ECR’s top 5 must-have snacks for watching sport

In South Africa, watching sport isn’t merely a pastime; it’s a cultural phenomenon akin to religion. Whether it's rugby, cricket, or soccer, the passion of our fans is unmatched. As the Springboks prepare to face Ireland in a Test match at Hollywoodbets Kings Park in Durban on Saturday, 13 July,…
8 Jul 2AM 6 min

Hollywoodbets Durban July recap: Who won and how Carmen played!

Oriental Charm charm won the 2024 Hollywoodbets Durban July with jockey JP Van Der Merwe on his back. It was Carmen's very first Hollywoodbets Durban July, Darren was her plus one, and she won best dressed! Thank you to Smangele Mbanjwa, a recent graduate from the School of Fashion Design…
8 Jul 12AM 3 min

KZN shares: The most unforgettable kids songs in South Africa

Whether it was during car rides, school concerts, or simply at home, many know these tunes. Although as adults we are embarrassed to admit it when these theme songs play, we know every single word! Join us as we take a trip down memory lane and revisit the top five…
3 Jul 2AM 6 min

Harry Bailey tells all about the Run for Rangers initiative

Run For Rangers is a campaign that supports training to assist the K9 unit, rangers and their families, aerial support, community education and engagement, as well as bringing awareness to the predicament that rangers face with regards to the effects of poaching. Founded by former Hilton pupil who was only…
2 Jul 2AM 3 min

A 'Wicked' twist for Ariana Grande's latest film

Carmen Reddy brings you the biggest 'What The Heck' stories on the East Coast. Today Carmen shares that 'Wicked,' starring Ariana Grande and Cynthia Erivo, will no longer compete at the box office on Nov. 27 with 'Moana 2.'
2 Jul 12AM 1 min

Which unspoken rule should be spoken?

Last week we ran into another point of contention in the team, where Sky Tshabalala admitted to something that, according to Carmen Reddy, is, and I quote: “Flippen Rude, man” So, over the weekend, we asked you: Which unspoken rule should be spoken? Here's the verdict:
1 Jul 2AM 5 min

WTH: Tyla who took the BET awards by storm!

It's time for What The Heck with Carmen Reddy- bringing you the biggest stories on the East Coast. Today we have Tyla who took the BET awards by storm and more…
1 Jul 12AM 1 min

The Goo Goo Dolls full interview with East Coast Breakfast

Multi-platinum, Grammy-nominated band Goo Goo Dolls is thrilled to announce their tour to South Africa this December. Known for chart-topping hits like 'Iris', 'Slide', 'Here is Gone', and 'Name', their music has moved generations, solidifying them as one of rock music's most beloved and enduring bands.
28 Jun 2AM 5 min

What to expect from the Goo Goo Dolls live in South Africa

Multi-platinum, Grammy-nominated band Goo Goo Dolls is thrilled to announce their tour to South Africa this December. Known for chart-topping hits like "Iris," "Slide," “Here is Gone,” and "Name," their music has moved generations, solidifying them as one of rock music's most beloved and enduring bands. Fans of the rock…
26 Jun 12AM 3 min

M Pox in KZN | KZN Department of Health shares

Highway to Health is brought to you by the KwaZulu Natal Department of Health. Growing KwaZulu Natal Together. Dr. Sandile Tshabalala who is the Head of the KwaZulu-Natal Department of Health, shares all stats M Pox related.
25 Jun 1AM 3 min

'The Ghetto King', Zakes Batnwini, is in the house!

The Zakes Bantwini 20th Anniversary in Music, in partnership with East Coast Radio, is taking place on Friday night, the 5th of July at Durban ICC. It’s the perfect start to your Durban July weekend! For tickets, go to howler.co.za - Carmen Reddy was very excited to hear about this…
24 Jun 1AM 6 min

LOL: Mo Vawda is in the 031 and he has jokes!

Mo Vawda has Comedy night coming up at the Siva Sunghum Hall on Saturday night. Tickets are available at Veg O Vegan, Gatsby Deli, and Sizabantu Motor Spares at R180. The studio is electric with this jokester in the house!
20 Jun 2AM 9 min

Which professions should not be replaced by AI?

China has unveiled the world's first artificial intelligence (AI) hospital, which will revolutionise conventional healthcare across the globe and save millions of lives. East Coast Breakfast investigate which jobs should not be replaced by AI.
20 Jun 1AM 5 min
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