M4A Events

See info on events that M4A facilitates on behalf of the local (South African) metal community.

M4A SummerFest'18 artwrok cropped

M4A SummerFest’18: 03 February venue and line-up announced

Cape Town, South Africa: at www.metal4africa.com, we're preparing for our 23rd bi-annual event, SummerFest'18, taking place on Saturday 03 February. SummerFest'18 is our...
M4A WinterFest'17 bus routes

M4A WinterFest’17: Bus Bookings open, new routes

Cape Town, South Africa: with WinterFest'17 looming on the not-so-far horizon, taking place on Saturday 29 July, some of the mechanisms are beginning to...
WinterFest'16 artwork by Writhe Creations

WinterFest’16 decennial line-up announced

Cape Town, South Africa: We at www.metal4africa.com find ourselves extremely pleased to be able to say that WinterFest'16 on 30 July 2016 will be...
SummerFest'16 artwork by Ben Geldenhuys for metal4africa

M4A SummerFest’16: New venue, line-up revealed

Cape Town's bestial bi-annual festival of the various heavy metal sub-species claws it's way towards a 19th installation of the series at SummerFest'16. ...

M4A WinterFest’15 bands announced

Cape Town's biggest gathering of metal celebrates nine years in the making WinterFest'15 approaches! On 08 August, metalheads will again unite from across sub-genres,...

M4A SummerFest’15 bands announced

Cape Town's biggest celebration of all-local metal blasts into its ninth year ...bringing you the newest, the most legendary, and everything in between. The 17th bi-annual...

WinterFest’14 is ready for your headbanging enjoyment

As the beloved folk of House Stark have always insisted: "Winter is coming" ...and so now it is here! The 16th bi-annual event hosted by metal4africa...

What Does RAMfest Have In Common With Metal And Braaing?

If there are two things that go down really well together in South African heavy metal culture, it is the combination of a braai and some sharing of metal music.

Emalyth Unleashes The Beast At Arts Expo VI

"Emalyth shows" is a phrase heard often in conversations with people of the greater Gauteng underground scene; and in some circles, the Emalyth brand...

SummerFest’14 Line-up Announced

Since 2007, www.metal4africa.com has been presenting Cape Town with the regions biggest celebration of all-African metal music. As the end of this year approaches, so comes the time to announce line-ups for the fifteenth installation of our M4A Summer/WinterFest events. With such exciting activities for the local metal community looming in 2014