South African Metal Music Awards: SAMMA 2018

Johannesburg, South Africa: the SAMMA is back in 2018. The South African Metal Music Awards celebrates the achievements of bands from the previous...
DevilSpeak DeWet 2017 by Christopher Tatzreither

DevilSpeak: EP launch date, details announced

Cape Town, South Africa: if there is anything we've learned about DevilSpeak since it arrived on the scene in 2015, it's that the band...
FaceMelt Fest 2017

FaceMelt Fest 2017: four cities, one date

Johannesburg, South Africa: 2016 saw the first installation of FaceMelt Fest on the annual calendar. Correction: to the national annual calendar; with shows...
The Fallen Prophets 2016 press picture

The Fallen Prophets: EP launch approaching

Cape Town, South Africa: one of the country's hardest working death metal bands in recent years, The Fallen Prophets, is preparing for it's second...
Wacken Metal Battle 2017 finals

Wacken Metal Battle SA: 6 May judges announced

Johannesburg, South Africa: as the date for South Africa's national finals of the Wacken Metal Battle surges nearer, the announcement of who this year's...
We Came To Build 2017 #WCTB2017

We Came To Build: the vitality of all-age events

Cape Town, South Africa: in recent years - in fact, only since 2015 - we have seen a resurgence of investment into all-age concerts...

The Toll Poll: Cape Town, lets have some fun!

Cape Town, South Africa: with metal4africa finding ourselves at the beginning of a new chapter with a whole new decade laying a head of...

Guitar Frenzy: metallers, arm yourselves now!

Cape Town, South Africa: Headquarters of the musical instrument retailer Paul Bothner Music have announced the beginning of Guitar Frenzy - a month-long promotion...

Guitar Day & Expo 2016: metal players featured

Cape Town, South Africa: the musical instrument retailer Paul Bothner Music is hosting a special day dedicated to guitar and bass players at their...
Chris Hall 2016 Wacken Metal Battle DE, image courtesy of PushingPixels.de

Rocktober: retailer commits to Rock and Metal

Cape Town, South Africa: headquarters of the national musical instrument retailer and and long time metal4africa supporter Paul Bothner Music stay the course with...