Logo for the DStv channel on 146, kykNET NOU!

kykNET Musiek is getting a facelift and will be available as kykNET NOU!

kykNET Musiek is getting a facelift and will be available as kykNET NOU! from 3 August.

M-Net Head of Afrikaans channels, Karen Meiring, describes kykNET NOU! as an exciting evolution initiated by kykNET with the aim of supporting the entertainment industry. 

kykNET NOU!, available on DStv channel 146, will include a variety of entertaining content, including talk, lifestyle and music shows. 

"We strive to keep viewers up to date with events on the social calendar, such as festivals, concerts and solo performances," Meiring says.

"kykNET NOU! will also be very active on digital platforms."

kykNET NOU! will be available on the DStv Premium, Compact Plus, Compact and Family as your only Afrikaans music and entertainment destination on TV and digital platforms, as well as at festivals. 

Some of the entertainment to look forward to includes a new breakfast show, Die Groot Ontbyt, which will be broadcast from 10 August, weekdays 06:00 – 08:00. Content will include news, traffic, a weather forecast and interesting stories from Johrné van Huysteen, Nadia Beukes and the rest of the team, broadcasting live from GrootFM’s studios in Pretoria.

JAM! is also having a facelift in August, which viewers will see Sundays at 19:30 while Sing in Harmonie, the choir competition featuring primary schools across the country, will see its big finale on 30 August.

Even more exciting news is that the concert will soon be broadcast live on kykNET NOU! with even more entertainment planned for the channel, focusing more on local talent than ever before. 

Make sure to get your DStv Explora and enjoy great Afrikaans music and entertainment with kykNET NOU! from 3 August on DStv channel 146.