Tours

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

World Metal Congress 2019 poster

World Metal Congress: South Africa represented in London

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SdjWKsFfKnQ London, United Kingdom: South Africa's Wacken Metal Battle 2016 winner, Zombies Ate My Girlfriend, finds itself in the news again. This time, the...
Dreamshade 2019 Question Everything

Dreamshade: ‘Question Everything’ in advance of tour

Lugano, Switzerland: melodic metal masters at Dreamshade release a brand new single and video today with 'Question Everything'. This in advance of Dreamshade's...
Vulvodynia 2019 Mob Justice

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...
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...
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...
Guthrie Govan 2018 SA Tour

Guthrie Govan: South African Clinic Tour starts

Cape Town, South Africa: we spoke with local guitarist extraordinaire, Kris Xenopoulos, about the Guthrie Govan clinic tour which kicks off this week. ...
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...
SummerFest'19

M4A SummerFest’19, coming on 02 February

Cape Town, South Africa: this city's biggest celebration of "Friendship & Metal" is coming up on 02 February 2019 with SummerFest'19. Presented by...
Jinjer 2018 by Veronika Gusieva

Jinjer: Ukrainian metal headed to South Africa in 2019

Johannesburg, South Africa: local promoter Turning Tricks Entertainment announced a new tour for 2019 today, headlined by the Ukraine's Jinjer. Jinjer is known...
Judas Priest 2017 Firepower World Tour, South Africa

Judas Priest: local support for SA tour announced… and we’re happy!

Cape Town, South Africa: the best news to arrive since the announcement of Judas Priest adding South Africa to the Firepower world tour...