ROCKING THE DAISIES TICKETS ON SALE 25 APRIL!

In a first for South Africa, Rocking the Daisies Music and Lifestyle Festival has launched a pioneering phased system with ticketing partner Nutickets, aimed at giving its dedicated fans the best chance to get their hands on a ticket before they sell out – and at the best possible price.

Now in its 11th year, Daisies takes place from 6-9 October 2016 at the beautiful Cloof Wine Estate in Darling in the Western Cape and draws over 22,000 people over the four days from across the country – and the world.  An international and local line-up of more than 180 artists, bands and DJ’s; world-class production and an Continue reading ROCKING THE DAISIES TICKETS ON SALE 25 APRIL!

River Republic 2016 Early Bird Tickets

2 – 4 December 2016

Round The Bend Camp, Breede River, Swellendam.

 EARLY BIRD TICKETS AVAILABLE NOW!

 Music lovers, escape to River Republic with the same team that brings you Up the Creek every year. Same river, different venue.  Beautiful green grass, tall trees and a stage next to the water. Meet new people and make friends for life, and for a while forget your city strife. Continue reading River Republic 2016 Early Bird Tickets

STEYN ENTERTAINMENT ACQUIRES ‘ROCKING THE DAISIES’ AND ‘IN THE CITY’ FESTIVALS

Steyn Entertainment has concluded the purchase of top South African music festival properties Rocking the Daisies and In The City. The company had been looking for a strategic entry into the music industry and recognised the incredible value that these two festivals hold as well-established and highly successful event properties.

The strategic support that Steyn Entertainment will bring to both these events will ensure their long-term growth in an increasingly cluttered festival landscape. Continue reading STEYN ENTERTAINMENT ACQUIRES ‘ROCKING THE DAISIES’ AND ‘IN THE CITY’ FESTIVALS

FRIENDS DON’T LET FRIENDS DO BORING THINGS!

Friends don’t let friends do the same old thing over, and over, and over again. You know what we mean: those hours wasted in traffic getting to and from work; all that time spent in a queue at the bank, or all that time on the couch watching soccer when you could be in the field.

Life’s too short to live on repeat. So Red Heart Spiced is flipping the script on the everyday, the boring and the routine. Continue reading FRIENDS DON’T LET FRIENDS DO BORING THINGS!

Carnival of Dreams Saturday 14 May at Hillcrest Quarry, Durbanville.

Carnival of Dreams Saturday 14 May at Hillcrest Quarry, Durbanville.

“A collaboration begun, born from the heart of a playful nun,
We created a show, and little did we know, what that show may become!”

Trash Cabaret is a multi – cultural circus cabaret extravaganza. Featuring artists and performers from around the world, Trash Cabaret sets out to give you an evening of carnival magic. From aerial artists, acrobats, jugglers and burlesque to guest band The Nomadic Orchestra and feature performances by members of Ann Jangle and Crimson House.

Nomadic Orchestra, Ann Jangle, Crimson House, Trash Cabaret Band, Mzanzi Marching band, Acrobats, Tumblers , Aerial acrobats , Fire performances , Juggling , Burlesque, Art exhibitions, Afrikaburn donated art, Jumping castles, Theatrical performances. Continue reading Carnival of Dreams Saturday 14 May at Hillcrest Quarry, Durbanville.

Woodstock Live, Sunday 20 March 2016 Trafalgar Park, Woodstock

The Kaggen Music and Film Trust is planning a series of diverse, multi-faceted events in Cape Town in 2016.  Woodstock Live is about establishing an environment of creative expression and engagement through spontaneous and meaningful cultural conversations and innovative ideas to promote artistic integrity and fearlessness.

Various socially-focused music events consisting of a series of multi genre park festivals, a tea party for the elderly and a music festival Continue reading Woodstock Live, Sunday 20 March 2016 Trafalgar Park, Woodstock

SA BORN DEEP HOUSE SENSATION NORA EN PURE RETURNS HOME FOR THREE-CITY TOUR

South African-born international Deep and Indie House sensation Nora en Pure will be in SA as part of her three-city tour this March.

Best known for her breakthrough track ‘Come With Me’, which catapulted her into the spotlight in 2013 and remained at the top of global charts for over seven months, Nora has already played at some of the most incredible dance music events around the world, including Ultra Music Festival Miami, Mysteryland USA and Webster Hall New York City. Continue reading SA BORN DEEP HOUSE SENSATION NORA EN PURE RETURNS HOME FOR THREE-CITY TOUR

PARKLIFE FESTIVAL THIS APRIL IN JOHANNESBURG

947 and Breakout are excited to announce the date for the 5th annual Parklife Festival. Johannesburg’s favourite festival will be taking place at Marks Park on Saturday the 16th of April.

This year’s festival will celebrate great local artists as the focus will be on our incredible South African talent. Local acts confirmed are Jeremy Loops, GoodLuck, Desmond & The Tutus, Al Bairre, Majozi, Monark, Mi Casa, Just Jinjer, Josh Wantie, Tresor, Kyle Deutsch & Shekhinah, Austin Cassim, Mac G (947), Pop Art Live, Vin Deysel (947) and Kyle Watson. Continue reading PARKLIFE FESTIVAL THIS APRIL IN JOHANNESBURG

Cafe Roux – Details Shows March 2016

Wed 2 March /Thurs 3 March – Jimmy Nevis.

Venue: Café Roux, The Farm Village, Noordhoek.
Address: 270 Chapman`s Peak Drive.
Tickets: R150.00
Time: Dinner from 19h00. Show from 20h30.

Bookings: go to www.caferouxsessions.co.za or book at www.webtickets.co.za

Contact for enquiries: info@caferoux.co.za / 021 789 2538

Proudly sponsored by: The Wolftrap Wine.

Jimmy Nevis. Alternative Pop. Born and raised in Cape Town, South Africa, Jimmy Nevis is a young (22 years old) alternative pop singer/songwriter and producer. Signed to Cape Town record Label, Rude World Records, with a publishing, licensing and distribution deal with David Gresham Records, Jimmy Nevis released his debut album entitled “Subliminal” in November 2012.Jimmy is currently Continue reading Cafe Roux – Details Shows March 2016

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