Category Archives: Music

Live – The Venue

With the imminent demise of the long standing and respected Burn nightclub, I thought it apt to bring some attention to this relatively new venue, reaching out to the target audience which would include anyone that enjoys live music, and a good crowd.

I have yet to visit Live the Venue yet, but from reports, I can say there are only good things to expect. Continue reading Live – The Venue

Splashy Fen 2012

With just over 2 weeks to go till Splashy Fen 2012, you best be getting your camping stuff together and make sure you have your tickets ready for whats set to be another amazing weekend up in the mountains.

This years lineup of artists is one of the best I have seen in a good few years with the likes of Zebra & Giraffe, E.X.P.L.O.S.I.O.N, Gangs of Ballet and The La Els just to name a few. Continue reading Splashy Fen 2012

Die Antwoord turn down Lady Gaga

“Weird shit’s been happening, like fucking Lady Gaga asked us to tour with her and we’re like, ‘No, don’t worry about it.’
Our stuff is like fucking hardcore like solid heavyweight! We want it to be like a secret mind-fuck! People are like what the fuck is this the first time they hear it. Continue reading Die Antwoord turn down Lady Gaga

Chevelle to play at Oppikoppi

Oppikoppi released the following message earlier today:

The American alternative metal trio Chevelle joining the Oppikoppi line-up! They have released 5 studio albums, selling over 3 million albums in USA alone. Chevelle will also be in CT at Grand West Casino, 8 Aug with LARK, Fokofpolisiekar & P.H Fat. Ticket info for CT to be released soon.

They will also be joined by another famous international act, namely, Sum 41 Continue reading Chevelle to play at Oppikoppi

Riverboat Gamblers and Jim Lindberg (ex-Pennywise) come together for charity

Ex-Pennywise frontman Jim Lindberg and the Riverboat Gamblers have joined forcer with German punk outfit Radio Havanna to record a cover of Operation Ivy’s song, “Knowledge.” All proceeds from the song go to Skate-aid, a nonprofit organization founded by German skateboard legend Titus Dittmann which aims to use skateboarding to help children in conflict areas such as Afghanistan and South Africa. Pick up your copy from itunes ASAP!

for more information on Skate-Aid check out http://www.skate-aid.org/