PROTEST THE HERO SET TO MAKE THEIR SOUTH AFRICAN RETURN

Canadian tech-metallers to tour South Africa early 2015

Turning Tricks Entertainment in association with Jagermeister proudly presents PROTEST THE HERO LIVE IN SOUTH AFRICA.

In September, Protest The Hero made their live South African debut in front of a crazed legion of fans at Krank’d Up 2014. The once-off performance saw fans from all over South Africa and neighbouring countries make the pilgrimage to Johannesburg for what can only be described as a historical show. It soon became very clear that the South African legion wanted their Canadian heroes to come back as soon as possible, and that’s all Protest The Hero needed to hear to set the wheels in motion for their speedy return. Continue reading PROTEST THE HERO SET TO MAKE THEIR SOUTH AFRICAN RETURN

Parklife Festival announces American Authors, Klingande, Prime Circle and more for Johannesburg festival

947 presents the next Parklife Gourmet Food and Music Festival in Johannesburg on Sunday the 3rd of May. This year’s festival introduces a stellar music line-up with international alt-rock outfit American Authors, French producer and DJ, Klingande, Prime Circle, KAHN (from The Parlotones) and Jeremy Loops, as the first acts to be announced. Continue reading Parklife Festival announces American Authors, Klingande, Prime Circle and more for Johannesburg festival

GRASSY SPARK releases new single and video for “Living in a Paradise”

Cape Town-based Grassy Spark release their brand new single “Living in a Paradise” to radio this week and launches the music video for the single.

Living in a Paradise” also features Jeremy Loops on Harmonica. Loops has been a great supporter of Grassy Spark and selected the 7-piece band as musical ambassadors for Greenpop’s Trees for Zambia initiative in mid-2014. Continue reading GRASSY SPARK releases new single and video for “Living in a Paradise”

UberYACHT On-Demand with Martin Garrix and Oliver Heldens, in association with UltraSA

  • Uber partners with Dutch superstar DJ Martin Garrix, to bring you UberYACHT On-Demand, in association with UltraSA

  • Additional chance to win double tickets to UltraSA with DJ meet and greet

Cape Town, 09 February 2015: Uber, the innovative app that connects riders with drivers, is giving all Uber users the chance to attend a free party on the UberYACHT with Martin Garrix and Oliver Heldens, in Cape Town on Thursday 12 February 2015. Continue reading UberYACHT On-Demand with Martin Garrix and Oliver Heldens, in association with UltraSA

ABOVE & BEYOND – SET TO TOUR SOUTH AFRICA

One of the biggest electronic music acts on the scene, ABOVE & BEYOND, are bringing their ‘We Are All We Need‘ Album World Tour to South Africa in April 2015.
 
Brought to you by Nuwave and One Productions, ABOVE & BEYOND will be in Cape Town on 17 April 2015 (Ostrich Ranch – doors open at 4pm) and in Johannesburg the following night, 18 April 2015 (Expo Centre Nasrec – doors open 7pm)

Continue reading ABOVE & BEYOND – SET TO TOUR SOUTH AFRICA

RAGE FESTIVAL KICKS OFF 2015 WITH LIMITED PRE-REGISTRATION PASSPORTS

Be ready to hit up www.ragefestival.co.za from 14h00 on Monday 9 February 2015 – this is when Rage Festival officially goes online for 2015! In response to massive demand from matrics and students alike, Rage Festival has released its limited, one-time-only, never-to-be-repeated, won’t-happen-again, this-is-your-only-chance (you get the idea, right?) Early Bird Passports exclusively through pre-registration. Continue reading RAGE FESTIVAL KICKS OFF 2015 WITH LIMITED PRE-REGISTRATION PASSPORTS

Connecting Stars are heading inland for their first ever Gauteng tour

Durban-based Connecting Stars are heading inland for their first ever Gauteng tour.

Country Folk duo Connecting Stars are set to perform 5 shows during their “Hello Gauteng” tour and the dates are:

25-Feb, Wed: Arcade Empire’s Acoustic Wednesday, Pretoria
26-Feb, Thu: Rumours Pub, Weltevreden Park, Johannesburg
27-Feb, Fri: Cafe Barcelona, Centurion, PTA
28-Feb, Sat: The Library – Brazen Head, Sandton
1-Mar, Sun: Yoh Yoh Yoh! @ Mama Shebeen’s, Greenside, JHB Continue reading Connecting Stars are heading inland for their first ever Gauteng tour

Cazz releases her debut music video for “Tipsy”

Following the release of her incredible debut single “Tipsy”, Cazz presents her debut music video for “Tipsy”: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gks_B2kqZAA

Johannesburg-born Cazz released her debut single “Tipsy” towards the end of October last year and has brought a sexy new edge to a music scene in desperate need of some female presence. Continue reading Cazz releases her debut music video for “Tipsy”

AWOLNATION – NEW SINGLE, VIDEO AND ALBUM

AWOLNATION TO RELEASE NEW STUDIO ALBUM RUN MARCH 17

January 26, 2015 – AWOLNATION have announced the release of their new studio album titled Run (Red Bull Records) on March 17, the highly anticipated follow-up to their chart-topping debut Megalithic Symphony. Visit www.awolnationmusic.com to pre-order the album, purchase exclusive merch pre-order bundles and receive an instant download of the band’s electric first single “Hollow Moon (Bad Wolf).” Digital pre-order starts tomorrow and the single will be available on iTunes and streaming services on January 27 as well. AWOLNATION recently completed an official music video for “Hollow Moon (Bad Wolf)” that can now be viewed online at http://youtu.be/i2PsXT88UeU. An extensive U.S. summer tour will be announced shortly, including a stop at this year’s Bonnaroo Music and Arts Festival, and the band will soon begin performing at select Stateside festival shows after a brief European tour this spring. A current itinerary is listed below. Continue reading AWOLNATION – NEW SINGLE, VIDEO AND ALBUM

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