Atreyu press image

Atreyu: South African shows, including Pirate Fest

Atreyu Johannesburg, South Africa: the plot thickens as The Kraken is Alive announces USA's Atreyu as the second international headliner alongside Scotland's Alestorm. Moreover,...
Ragnarök 2016 event

Ragnarök: extreme metal apocalypse descends

Johannesburg, South Africa: the end of days is upon us, Draconem Media would have us believe, as the weekend approaches and with it the...
KomboKitten photo by: Jay Caboz

SummerFest’17 welcomes CT Cosplay community

Cape Town, South Africa: with SummerFest'17 looming near on the horizon, and serving as an entry into the eleventh year of this event tradition,...

M4A SummerFest’17 line-up announced

Cape Town, South Africa: As we roll into a new decade of M4A shows, we have had the pleasant surprise of being revisited by...
Draconem Media 2017 Ragnarok II

Ragnarök II: extreme metal makes its brutal return

Johannesburg, South Africa: Ragnarök II is approaching! Last year, Draconem Media fixed a fiery eye on local extreme metal and built a show concept...
Nairobi Metal Festival 2017

Nairobi Metal Festival 2017: a new era

Nairobi, Kenya: Africa, "The Final Frontier", as we often hear it referred to in international metal media. For many years, news about Metal...
ROAR Fest 2019

ROARFest 2019: alternative music returns to Newtown

Johannesburg, South Africa: a new festival concept is taking seed at Carfax in Newtown. The venue...

Let There Be Prog 2019: second annual event approaching

Johannesburg, South Africa: in 2018 we saw the first installation of an event concept focused purely around...
Swartkops Hotel Music Festival 2017

The Swartkops Hotel Music Fest 2017: with Metal

Port Elizabeth, South Africa: what started as a simple facebook request developed rapidly into a full day music event, showcasing a range of genres...
M4A Stage at RAMfest CT 2020

M4A Stage at RAMfest: line-up and special offer (limited)

Cape Town, South Africa: the first quarter of 2020 is shaping up to be a mammoth for local metal enthusiasts. We've...