ARTICLES RELATING TO BIG CONCERTS

The Beatenberg boys will be jamming with Thirty Seconds to Mars on their SA tour

2014-04-24 09:26

Big Concerts has announced that Beatenberg will be supporting Thirty Seconds to Mars when they tour South Africa for two concerts in June.

Dan Patlansky to join Bruce Springsteen on SA tour

2013-11-22 12:06

Big Concerts has announced that blues maestro Dan Patlansky will be the support act for Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band on the Johannesburg leg of their South African tour.

Santana heading to SA next year

2013-11-08 08:35

Grammy award-winning musician Carlos Santana is heading to South Africa to perform four shows early next year.

Big Concerts bringing Bruce Springsteen to SA

2013-10-28 08:00

Big Concerts announced that Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band will be coming to South Africa for the very first time to perform three concerts.

Nickelback heading to SA

2013-09-14 12:14

Big Concerts has announced that Canadian rock group Nickelback will be performing live in South Africa in December.

CT gets extra Dave Matthews Band show

2013-06-18 10:29

Big Concerts has confirmed that a second Cape Town date has been added to the Dave Matthews Band tour to South Africa due to an overwhelming demand for tickets.

Big Concerts blasts stadium heist claims

2013-05-16 10:04

The money stolen from the FNB Stadium after the Justin Bieber concert was not proceeds from ticket sales as reported by certain media, Big Concerts has confirmed.

Bieber concert robbery an 'inside job'

2013-05-14 10:32

A cash heist that took place at the FNB Stadium shortly after the Justin Bieber concert on Sunday night was an inside job, police have said.

Parents should keep Beliebers hydrated

2013-05-10 13:04

Big Concerts have asked parents to keep their children well hydrated and fed before going to Justin Bieber's Johannesburg show in order to avoid fainting.

Security beefed up for Justin Bieber in CT

2013-05-07 14:44

The City of Cape Town has been hard at work over the last couple of months to ensure Justin Bieber's concert is "a fun night" for his young fans.

Bon Jovi CT: All you need to know

2013-05-06 15:18

Big Concerts have released transport information and Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) for the Cape Town leg of Bon Jovi's South African tour.

Justin Bieber support acts revealed

2013-04-24 12:43

Big Concerts has announced that ChianoSky and Locnville will open for Justin Bieber on his SA tour and that extra tickets have been released for Cape Town.

Rihanna confirmed for SA tour

2013-04-08 07:33

Big Concerts has announced that Grammy-winning singer Rihanna will be heading to South Africa later this year for a two-city stadium tour.

Metallica venue change: Good and bad

2013-04-04 14:14

These Channel24 users differ in their opinions on Metallica's venue change in Cape Town, with some saying it will be a more intense experience and others saying it's going to cost them more money.

Velodrome is a 2nd class concert venue

2013-04-03 14:25

Considering the Velodrome is being torn down in a few months or so, I consider it a second class concert venue, has not been maintained in months if not years!! Bad parking, no MyCiti, cramped bathrooms, need I go on?

Metallica CT show changes venue

2013-04-03 08:56

Big Concerts has announced that the Cape Town venue for Metallica has changed and that they will now be performing two Cape Town shows instead of just one.

Rodriguez ready for Cape Town

2013-02-08 12:25

Legendary singer-songwriter Sixto Rodriguez has arrived in Cape Town and has been spotted in Woodstock where he's rehearsing for his shows at the Grand Arena.

No safety worries for RHCP CT despite wind

2013-02-05 10:11

After complaints about the Red Hot Chili Peppers show in Johannesburg, Alliance Safety Management has assured concertgoers that safety measures are in place for the Cape Town show.

My RHCP experience

2013-02-04 16:20

This Channel24 user gives us a step-by-step breakdown of her experience at the Red Hot Chili Peppers concert - which wasn't a pleasant one.

Illegal parking tickets sold at RHCP show

2013-02-04 15:31

I am so disgusted with the fact that I bought a legal and legit ticket for general admission parking from Computicket and on my travels there queuing in traffic for an hour I could not believe the amount of illegal tickets being sold on the street.

Big Concerts denies chaos at RHCP

2013-02-04 12:30

Big Concerts has said that reports of "chaos" at the Red Hot Chili Peppers concert in Johannesburg are "sensationalist" and that every large event has a few "operational issues".

Staff at the RHCP show had no clue

2013-02-04 11:30

These Channel24 users are disgusted with the organisation of the Red Hot Chili Peppers concert in Johannesburg and say that staff at the gates had no clue what was going on.

Chaos at RHCP concert angers fans

2013-02-04 09:42

Angry fans have expressed their disgust over poor organisation at the Red Hot Chili Peppers concert in Johannesburg.

Shame on you, Big Concerts

2013-01-14 11:14

This Channel24 reader feels that charging over R6 000 to meet Justin Bieber is shocking and a rip-off.

 

Joss Stone heading to South Africa in 2014

2013-12-03 09:42

Big Concerts has announced that soul singer Joss Stone will be performing in Johannesburg next year.

Johnny Clegg to join Santana on SA tour

2013-11-19 14:58

Big Concerts has announced that Johnny Clegg will be joining Santana as a special guest on the Johannesburg leg of his South African tour.

All the deets on Rihanna's Cape Town gig

2013-10-14 15:51

Big Concerts have issued a handy list of Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) and rules for Rihanna’s World Diamonds Tour at the Cape Town Stadium.

WWE kicks off with a bang - to the head

2013-07-31 17:26

The WWE SA tour kicked off last night in Cape Town at the GrandWest Casino with enough fanfare to last for days. Here is what went down.

Dave Matthews Band coming to SA

2013-06-11 08:12

94.5 Kfm has announced that the Dave Matthews Band will be performing two shows in South Africa later this year.

Big Concerts left 'rattled' by Bieber heist

2013-05-15 13:34

Big Concerts says that the carefully orchestrated theft of millions of rands from the FNB Stadium soon after the Justin Bieber concert has left them fearing for their safety.

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Justin Bieber performed his Believe show at the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg to a sold out audience. Check out pics from Big Concerts and fans who were at the show here.

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Justin Bieber and Bon Jovi: Joburg FAQs

2013-05-10 10:28

Big Concerts have issued a list of Frequently Asked Questions and rules for both Justin Bieber and Bon Jovi's concerts happening at the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg at the weekend.

Justin Bieber CT: New transport info

2013-05-07 09:57

Additional transport measures have been put in place by Big Concerts for Justin Bieber's Cape Town show in the form of Drop and Go facilities.

Justin Bieber in Cape Town FAQs

2013-05-06 10:14

Do you have a Golden Circle or E-ticket? Are you an underage fan unaccompanied by a parent? And what about transport to and from the stadium? All you need to know about Justin Bieber in Cape Town this week.

Rihanna can't beat Bieber's SA ticket sales

2013-04-12 14:38

Although tickets for Rihanna's two stadium shows in South Africa have sold well, it could not match the feverish rush to secure tickets to the SA leg of Justin Bieber's Believe tour.

Is Rihanna Big Concert's big reveal?

2013-04-05 15:23

Social networks are in a spin over a cryptic announcement by Big Concerts announcing a female act to tour South Africa soon - and Rihanna looks to be the likely, as yet unnamed star.

Metallica venue change: April Fools?

2013-04-03 14:47

These Channel24 users are unhappy with the change of venue for Metallica's Cape Town show as some of them are travelling very far to make it to the concert.

Another botch up by Big Concerts

2013-04-03 09:59

Once again Big Concerts have managed to make a botch up of another tour to South Africa. How can you 3 weeks before a show, decide to change the venue and the dates.

Cirque du Soleil: A mindblowing experience

2013-03-07 09:50

In its ever evolving façade, Cirque du Soleil's touring performance Dralion offers a feast for the eyes and the soul with its state of the art sets and skilled performers.

Red Hot Chiding Tempers

2013-02-05 12:41

Red Hot Chiding Tempers

I was assaulted at the RHCP show

2013-02-04 16:22

This Channel24 user says he was physically assaulted at the Red Hot Chili Peppers concert and that security guards and police did nothing to help.

Big Concerts identifies issues at RHCP

2013-02-04 16:14

Big Concerts has confirmed that ticket scanning problems at the turnstiles at the Red Hot Chili Peppers concert in Johannesburg were to blame for the congestion and crowd-control issues.

I am still trying to find this 'locked gate'

2013-02-04 14:16

This Channel24 says she had an "amazing" experience and that she still can't figure out where this "locked gate" was that everyone's talking about.

Red Hot Chili Peppers show well executed

2013-02-04 12:16

This Channel24 user gives the organisation of the Red Hot Chili Peppers concert top marks and thinks it was well executed.

Busses nowhere to be seen at RHCP show

2013-02-04 11:23

At the stadium we were dropped off at a different spot from where I remember we were dropped off when we went to the Linkin Park concert. Anyhow we asked the bus driver if we will meet at this spot again after the concert and he said yes.

Red Hot Chili Peppers JHB: transport info

2013-02-01 09:32

Big Concerts has announced that an extensive plan has been put in place to transport concertgoers to and from the Red Hot Chili Peppers concert in Johannesburg.

Big Concerts adds 4th CT Rodriguez show

2013-01-11 08:59

Due to an overwhelming demand and three sold-out performances, Big Concerts has added an extra Cape Town show for Rodriguez's tour in February.

 
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