Big Concerts is proud to announce that Thirty Seconds to Mars will be performing 2 concerts in South Africa on Friday 13th June at the Grand Arena, Cape Town and Monday 16th June at the Coca-Cola Dome, Johannesburg. Presented by M-Net.
FUZIGISH have unleashed their new album ‘Crazy Friends’! The most anticipated album since the last most anticipated album. Continue reading
On the 18th of December HAEZER will not only perform the ‘GOLD PLATED FREQUENCIES’ EP for the first time to Cape Town audiences he will also be doing his first ever live visual show. ‘Gold Plated’ will see HAEZER performing on a stage set up uniquely designed for him with lighting and visual effects teams from Golden Circle, Thingking, Dark Room Contemporary, Fiance Knowles and Cape Lasers who have tailor made the production to his music and of course a few surprises are in store. Continue reading
Big Dreamer Productions presents The Summer Experience 2013 brought to you by Kia Motors South Africa and Malibu Rum
Headlining The Summer Experience 2013 is silver-tongued rapper and DJ Fatman Scoop. The fierce performer is known for his ‘rambunctious baritone hyping of a track’ as well as for his video cameos with Piddy, 50 Cent and Elephant Man to name a few. He’s equally famous for his popular radio show on America’s most listened to hip-hop station, NY’s Hot 97 FM, where his ‘booming voice, catchy hooks, electrifying energy and charismatic presence’ have earned him legions of loyal fans. Continue reading
Win tickets to Tailor, Matthew Mole & Nahkane Toure at Kirstenbosch, Sunday 8 December. All you need to do is comment on this post with your full name and email address! Continue reading
FOKOFPOLISIEKAR kicks off their 10 Years Of Playing With Fire Tour at The Assembly on Friday, December 6th. Fans will hear two brand new songs and will be able to get their hands on Fokofpolisiekar’s limited edition vinyl, As jy met Vuur speel sal jy Brand, at this event. Continue reading
By Andriques Petersen
It’s been more than a year since HAEZER released his last EP. But a worthy follow up has arrived with his latest offering, ‘Gold Plated Frequencies’ through Tasty Records. After his release ‘The Wrong Kid Died‘ on Dim MAK records in 2012, his status started rising. It’s safe to say that The South African DJ is now one of the top exports of the SA electronic dance scene.
Written by Andre Van Der Merwe
Photography by Pierre Rommelaere Photography
Already humming ‘Rock and Roll Queen’ before the Saturday, you kind of want to ask yourself: “Who’s sick of that song?” It’s only featured on every single sports game known to man. South Africa, it seems, is at the ass end of shows directly proportionate to the band’s popularity. Take, for example, the hash of bands gracing our shores in recent times: The Kooks, The Hives, Red Jumpsuit Apparatus… not to mention the barrage of old toppie bands milking their glory days through a culture left desperate for quality live shows from our heroes of yesteryear. Most, if not all of these bands, no longer add anything new to their individual genre but rather coast along on their previous popularity. This was my rather harsh opinion before seeing the main act later that evening, so it was with unenlightened indifference that we awaited The Subways’ performance. Continue reading
Interview by Kelly van Niekerk
When you perform you have an extraordinary effect on you audience. It is almost as if you become puppeteers and the crowd become your puppets. What is your favourite track to perform at a festival?
We have this really cool semi-secret opener that We’ve been performing and we have a new track with JungFreud that I’m flippen amped to perform for the first time… but at the moment my favourite favourite is Church with Desert_head. It’s got this cool wild ass sing-along chorus that is fun to fuck out to. Continue reading