Tours

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

Crown The Empire: South Africa tour dates, 2020

Johannesburg, South Africa: Jam Packed Productions broke some news along with a few hearts yesterday. The...
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...
African Metal by Linda Evermore for M4A at Witchfest 2015

Witchfest 2017: venues announced, two cities

Cape Town, South Africa: following months of speculation by the public after the cancellation of Witchfest in 2016, local promoter Witchdoctor Productions have returned...
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...
August Burns Red: One Night In Cape Town 2016

August Burns Red: Cape Town date included

Cape Town, South Africa: USA Metalcore band August Burns Red have been confirmed for a Cape Town appearance at The Assembly on 10 August...
Jinjer-Ape-Session 3 by Evgeniya Lulko

Jinjer: interview, excited to be in South Africa!

Jinjer Cape Town, South Africa: at metal4africa, we'd like like to introduce Jinjer to our readers before the band hits stages in South Africa. ...
Bleeding Spawn 2018

Coastal Defecation Tour: Mpumalanga greets KwaZulu-Natal… brutally

Middelburg, South Africa: this otherwise unremarkable rural/industrial town seems to be a breeding ground for some of the most extreme metal bands this country...

Deity’s Muse: UK tour with Monuments, next week

Deity's Muse: UK Tour Johannesburg, South Africa: next week is a big one for Deity's Muse, local progressive rockers, as the band embarks on another...
Maximum Carnage 2017 Blackened Sun

Maximum Carnage: ‘Blackened Sun’ out at WinterFest’17

Pretoria, South Africa: Maximum Carnage delighted Cape Town headbangers in 2014 when the band played WinterFest'14. The feeling must have been mutual; since the...
Temples On Mars

Temples On Mars: sharing words prior to SA arrival

Cape Town, South Africa: we spoke with a South African member of UK progressive rock/metal band Temples on Mars earlier in 2018. They...