A Showcase of African Metal
After the massive success of M4A’s WinterFest in Stellenbosch (Western Cape) a few weeks ago, all lights are green for the event to finally travel. This has been a long term goal of M4A since the first event in 2007 and we are extremely excited to be expanding our family of brothers and sisters in the Kwazulu Natal region.
Date: Saturday 5 September
Time: 17:00 till late
Place: Burn Nightclub (2nd floor Fidelity House, Walls Avenue, Greyville, Durban – just of Umgeni Drive.
Price: R50 per person
Who is on the line-up?
3 bands will be traveling to the City of Durban from other provinces. Namely: Erebus with their brand of Black & Death inspired metal from Johannesburg – and they will be using this opportunity to launch their brand new debut album into the region, Mind Assault with their Thrashy and Melodic headbanging anthems from Cape Town – it has been more than a year since their last visit, and Haggis & Bong who play a unique brand of Folk-inspired Metal using the most extraordinary instruments, also from Johannesburg. Other bands are all from within the Kwazulu Natal Province and include Theater Runs Red, Pledge Defiance, Reverend Henry Kane, Vengeance Resides, Deny The Empire and Paige of State.
There is more?
M4A and Laney Amplification will be hosting a free guitar and bass amplification workshop at Burn during the afternoon. All musicians welcome! The focus is on valve vs. solid state technology and will be presented by the members of SA metal band, Mind Assault. Starting at 14:00 till 16:00.