Tours

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

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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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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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Riddlebreak: Weekend roadtripping to Botswana

Johannesburg, South Africa: Botswana’s 8th Anniversary Overthrust Winter Metal Mania Festival is keeping its international connection consistent as Johannesburg's Riddlebreak is added to the...
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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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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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Vulvodynia: album art, SummerFest’19, and another EU tour

Johannesburg, South Africa: Africa's champion slam act Vulvodynia reveals the stunning artwork for it's forthcoming album: Mob Justice. To be released by Czech Republic's Lacerated...
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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...
Woltemade 2018, Fragments of Lore Tour

Woltemade: Fragments of Lore, SummerFest’19

Cape Town, South Africa: one of the most elusive new bands out of this city in 2018 is Woltemade; named after local lore legend,Wolraad...