afribeat.com is dedicated to Pan African creativity and the unleashing of creative experience. With twenty years active experience online we have well established services to assist, authors, musicians, educators, resource libraries and institutions to preserve, present, promote, publish and position pioneering Pan african cultural content. We activate for fundrasing for niche projects in the following multi-media formats.

Music Collaboration

This music agency is a South African jazz and freedom co-operative linking supply and demand for authentic musical content through a one stop online administrative portal for bookings, licences and releases. A holistic vision of the music industry from live and digital performance, to marketing and database and music rights and legacy has long-term sustainability.

Pan african Film

Sausage Film Company is dedicated to telling Pan African stories through film thereby unleasing creativity and the creative experience of the African way.

Audio Visual Education

Taking the success of Story of South African Jazz to a wider audience we have developed an innovative and interactive approach to heritage and music education. The Music: Free-learning project empowering teachers, scholars, students and young professionals with authentic and empowering audio-visual teaching resources.

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Contributions to Business Day Newspaper

From 2017 - current multiple articles on South African music, arts, culture the creative economy, South African arts governance and best practice, and Pan African thought leaders, written by Struan Douglas are contribued to the excellent Business Day Newspaper in South Africa in the arts, lifestyle, news and opinion sections.

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Contributions to Sawubona in-flight magazines

From 1999 - current, the length and breadth of this magnificent African continent and in particular the thrilling cultural and tourism activities and events of Southern Africa have been written up and documented by Struan Douglas for publication in South Africa's most important travel magazine, South African Airways's Sawubona Inflight Magazine.

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Contributions to Independent Newspapers

From 1999 - current, the emergence of the Cape Town cultural and creative scene, the documenting of Pan African thought leaders and the growth of the Pan african cultural sector were covered in a number of articles written by Struan Douglas across some of the Independent Newspapers fantastic titles including Cape Times, Sunday Independent and African Independent.

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Ad Hoc Magazine contributions

From beginning as a columnist for Big Issue Magazine in 1999, Struan Douglas has covered the cultural, natural and musical rennaisance in Africa for magazines all around the world such as Destinations and Downbeat in the USA, Pacific in Australia, New Africa Magazine, Songlines and Travel Africa in the UK, Skylife and Mini International in the rest of Europe and a number of high quality corporate magazines in South Africa.