Tours

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

Atreyu press image

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...
Peasant 2019 EU Tour

Peasant: EU tour announced, August 2019

Peasant Cape Town, South Africa: local Hardcore champion Peasant prepares for its very first intercontinental tour. Peasant, armed with a brand new album (due...
Riddlebreak 2017 band press

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...
36 Crazyfists 2018 Lanterns Tour

36 Crazyfists: returning to SA for ‘Lanterns’ tour

Portland, USA: heavyweight metalcore band 36 Crazyfists will return to South Africa in 2018, following it's 2015 appearance in that country at Krank'd Up...

Riddare Av Koden: Steven and the Finns

METAL4AFRICA brings an account of the recent Ensiferum tour to South Africa as a conversation piece between two locals: Tyranic Assault (official tour photographer) and Steven (Keyboardist for Riddare Av Koden). Words by Andre Venter of Tyranic Assault, on behalf of M4A
DevilSpeak: Image courtesy of Keet Design & Photography

DevilSpeak to melt faces in Port Elizabeth

Cape Town, South Africa: a band who has not easily escaped discussion at local social gatherings throughout the last nearly two years since their...
Boargazm - Photo Copyright: Henk Steyn Photography

Boargazm / NervoChaos: uniting continents

The ever enterprising South African metal band Boargazm have recently announced their next international project. The Pretoria based self-proclaimed "intergalactic space metal" band...

USA’s Affiance Ready To Shake SA Metalcore Scene

As could be expected from just about any stock-standard metalcore act, USA's Affiance comes complete with: short cuts and lightly-to-furry faces; quirky attitudes with...
The Murder Inn 2016 - Bloemfontein

Dark Matter: ‘The Murder Inn’ Cape Town tour

Cape Town, South Africa: Johannesburg's old school death metal band Dark Matter will be touring it's The Murder Inn gig concept to Cape Town...
Leftover Crack 2017 SA tour

Leftover Crack: South African tour dates

New York City, USA: if anarcho ska punk with an aggressive twist is your thing, then genre-hybrids Leftover Crack should find it's way into...