Tours

News related to any movement of local bands beyond the boundaries of their immediate locality, or visitors from abroad.

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Atreyu: interview with Marc ‘Porter’ McKnight

Atreyu https://youtu.be/AIGdhalaxh0 The legendary American metalcore band, Atreyu, is gearing up for its first ever shows on the African continent. The band will headline at The...
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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,...
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Facing The Gallows: Tides Of Terror video, single out now

Johannesburg, South Africa: today reveals the first single 'Tides Of Terror' from Facing The Gallows' first full-length album. 'Tides Of Terror' is accompanied...
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Spawn Fest: celebrating 10 years with Bleeding Spawn

Spawn Fest Middelburg, South Africa: not many are the bands who survive ten whole years in the tough South African landscape. And far fewer...
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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...
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Dance Gavin Dance: South African tour in 2020

Johannesburg, South Africa: tour promoter, Jam Packed Productions, announced the fifth and final tour to complete a...
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Deadline: Confessions of a .45, music video

Deadline: Confessions of a .45 Pretoria, South Africa: Black Wolf City's top-6 citizens are back in the news today! Heavy Metal band Deadline releases...
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Crown The Empire: South Africa tour dates, 2020

Johannesburg, South Africa: Jam Packed Productions broke some news along with a few hearts yesterday. The...
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Adorned in Ash: new single, The Day The Sky Rolls Up

Pretoria, South Africa: Adorned in Ash remains a tremendously active and longstanding force on the Gauteng metal scene. Today we find ourselves on...
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Durban starts with new Metalfest: Pit at the Polo

Pit at the Polo Metalfest Durban, South Africa: some years have passed since the "glory days" of the Durban alternative music scene. However, every...