Magic 828 is a South African commercial radio station focused on broadcasting the best old school hits. It broadcasts to Cape Town and the greater Western Cape using the frequency of 828 AM and worldwide via the live stream feature. The line up of Magic 828 is dedicated to playing nostalgic hits from the 60s, 80s, 90s and Classic Rock, with a touch of talk, news, sports and competition.

Slogan: "Your music and more"

Languges: English.

Formats: Adult contemporary, Hits, Oldies.

Genres: Rock, Pop.

First air date: 2015

Owner: Tony Sanderson

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Main shows and presenters

  • Magic Breakfast – Sasha Martinengo
  • Magic Drive – Gavin Buckle
  • Midday – Sihle Ndlovu
  • SA Gold – Adrian Larger
  • Magic Evenings – Peter Wise
  • Weekend Breakfast – Megan Edwards
  • Off The Beaten Track – Bobby Louw
  • Rock – Adrian Larger
  • Saturday Country – Mark Williams
  • Top 10 @ 10 – Gavin K
  • Your Great Radio Weekend – Gavin K
  • 20 Golden Years – Bobby Louw


Magic 828 broadcasts in the following cities on FM, AM or Online:

  • Cape Town 828



  • Rob
    Radio Magic is my favorite. I've been listening to it for a long time and I'm very glad I found it. I won't change for something else. Great music and great DJs!
  • Hamish
    I listen to Magic from Zimbabwe. Cool station with quality playlists. The best music I've ever listened to! Great live stream. Keep it going guys!
  • Leon
    Magic828 is an awesome station with nostalgia for old hits! I love its shows on the weekends. Cool music that doesn't let get bored. I adore you!