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Emalyth 2019 Sirens Festival

Sirens Festival: celebrating women in alternative music

Sirens Festival Johannesburg, South Africa: August 9 is synonymous with Women's Day in South Africa. It's a full blown public holiday where society is...
RAMFEST 2019

RAMFEST 2019: Youth Day festival, feat. Attila (USA)

RAMFEST 2019 Pretoria, South Africa: the RAMFEST brand began clawing its way back into the annual calendar last year with a Halloween extravaganza; the first...
Bulletscript 2019 Enemy

Bulletscript: ‘Enemy’ EP launches today

Cape Town, South Africa: following hot on the heels of its title track release from last month, Bulletscript launches the Enemy EP today. ...
Alestorm 2017

Alestorm: returning to South Africa in 2019

Johannesburg, South Africa: after a single visit to the country in 2015 to appear at the legendary WitchFest, "Pirate Metal" band Alestorm is promised...
The Freakquency Transmission II

The Freakquency Transmission II: celebration of the dark

https://youtu.be/NayfBlPD8sQ Johannesburg, South Africa: local purveyors of the exquisite and the bizarre at Musical Masquerade are readying themselves for a second installation of The Freakquency...
M4A advert SF19 Make It Count

SummerFest’19 ‘Make It Count’ campaign: 10 free tickets

Cape Town, South Africa: when we say our little festival is "a place for Friendship and Metal", we're not joking! The reason we...
Guthrie Govan 2018 SA Tour

Guthrie Govan: South African Clinic Tour starts

Cape Town, South Africa: we spoke with local guitarist extraordinaire, Kris Xenopoulos, about the Guthrie Govan clinic tour which kicks off this week. ...
Bleeding Spawn 2018

Coastal Defecation Tour: Mpumalanga greets KwaZulu-Natal… brutally

Middelburg, South Africa: this otherwise unremarkable rural/industrial town seems to be a breeding ground for some of the most extreme metal bands this country...
SummerFest'19

M4A SummerFest’19, coming on 02 February

Cape Town, South Africa: this city's biggest celebration of "Friendship & Metal" is coming up on 02 February 2019 with SummerFest'19. Presented by...
Human Nebula 2018 Get Sick

Human Nebula: Get Sick with familiar faces, new band

Pretoria, South Africa: a pleasantly surprising blip to crack our radar screen in the latter half of 2018 is the djenty progressive Metal band...