M4A WinterFest’17 line-up announced

Cape Town, South Africa: the Mother City's premier recurring metal event returns on Saturday 29 July. Join us at www.metal4africa.com as we celebrate WinterFest'17,...
L.A.Cobra 2019 Live to Ride

L.A. Cobra: Live to Ride, and a vision of things to come

Live to Ride Pretoria, South Africa: as the local handlebar-warriors of all fishnet and glistening chrome, L.A. Cobra shares a little something this week to...
SummerFest'20

SummerFest’20: a place for friendship and metal

Cape Town, South Africa: metal4africa's own bi-annual event series is coming back in 2020 with another two...
Alestorm 2019 press

Alestorm: on touring, drinking and being stranded on an island

Alestorm The infamous pirate metal band Alestorm continues its conquest of the seven seas this year while playing metal festivals all over the world. With...
SAMMA banner

SAMMA 2019 Ceremony: recognizing achievements of 2018

Johannesburg, South Africa: a day with a difference looms for local metallers.  Once a year, the South African Metal Music Awards gives fans, artists...
Chelsea Grin band press picture

Chelsea Grin: South Africa – one night only

UPDATE - 04/08/2017: This tour has been cancelled. More info available here. Johannesburg, South Africa: USA Deathcore band Chelsea Grin has been announced by...
Hiraeth 2019 Lucid

Hiraeth: Lucid, latest single, video coming soon

Lucid Johannesburg, South Africa: the prog Metal band Hiraeth gripped the nation in 2018 with its potent introductory single, 'Undying'. Last week, finally, the...

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...
Monuments return to South Africa in 2019

Monuments: return to South Africa, two cities

Monuments Johannesburg, South Africa: on the eve of hosting its tour for the Ukraine's Jinjer, Turning Tricks Entertainment is already announcing the next international visitor...

Mind Assault: return to Burn Down The Nation

Cape Town, South Africa: one of the Mother City's longest-standing metal bands is rising from a period...