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Dire Straits members to Rock4Rhinos in Pretoria

2014-04-16 12:23

The Straits, boasting key members of Dire Straits, will be performing live in Pretoria in June to raise money to feed and care for orphaned and injured baby rhinos.

We Are One Colour Festival to hit CT and Jozi

2014-03-13 15:47

South Africa’s first and original colour festival, The We Are One Colour Festival, will be hitting Cape Town and Johannesburg soon.

UB40 dismisses advertised SA tour as 'not genuine'

2014-02-24 20:33

UB40 has dismissed adverts claiming that the band will be performing in South Africa, and says they have not been scheduled to perform in SA.

South Africa, are you ready for Kendrick Lamar?

2014-01-29 14:37

In a video posted on YouTube, Grammy nominated rapper Kendrick Lamar has sent a shout out to South African fans ahead of his tour to SA in February.

Transport info released for Bruce Springsteen's Jhb show

2014-01-27 12:13

Big Concerts has announced that they’ve put special transport plans in place for Bruce Springsteen and The E Street Band live at the FNB Stadium in Johannesburg.

Thirty Seconds to Mars coming to SA

2013-12-11 09:39

Big Concerts has announced that Thirty Seconds to Mars will be coming to South Africa again next year to perform two concerts.

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.

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.

Eminem's SA tour ticket prices released

2013-11-18 15:20

After fans were left in the dark, ticket prices for Eminem’s shows in South Africa next year have now been released.

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.

Important parking and travel info for RiRi's Cape Town gig

2013-10-16 09:39

People going to the Rihanna concert are advised to consider alternative modes of transport. Here's all the details you need to know.

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.

Busta Rhymes and Ciara to perform in SA

2013-09-27 09:25

Global youth movement organisation RockCorps has announced that they will be bringing singer Ciara and hip-hop legend Busta Rhymes to South Africa.

We all have our own opinions on music

2013-09-17 13:28

This Nickelback fan says that starting a group to criticise those you have no appreciation for is idiotic and childish.

Why do people hate Nickelback?

2013-09-17 10:17

Few bands have extolled so much hate from the world - even generating petitions to make sure they don't play in some hometowns. How did South Africans react to their SA tour news?

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.

US band's show barred over Muslim criticism

2013-09-05 08:36

Muslim-majority Malaysia has barred a performance by American metal band Lamb of God after Islamic officials accused the Grammy-nominated group's work of being blasphemous.

 

Local opening act announced for Tori Amos' SA tour

2014-04-08 08:55

Durban-born musician Michael Lowman will be joining Tori Amos at the end of June 2014 as the supporting guest artist on the SA leg of her world tour.

WATCH: Hilarious KT Tunstall snacks on biltong and makes penguin noises with us!

2014-03-20 10:29

We recently had the privilege of chatting to KT Tunstall ahead of her shows in SA, and it was totally the most fun we have ever had during an interview!

Sounds Fringe Festival set to rock Mother City streets

2014-03-13 14:23

More than forty of Cape Town’s top musical talent will be getting together for the very first Sounds Fringe Festival at the end of March.

10 pics of Santana’s show that will never be enough to describe how awesome it really was

2014-02-26 09:17

Santana played his very first show in South Africa last night at the Grand Arena in Cape Town and it was truly one for the books.

Richard Clayderman returns to SA after 25 years

2014-02-24 17:00

French pianist Richard Clayderman is returning to South Africa after 25 years and will be performing as guest artist at this year’s Huisgenoot-Skouspel at Sun City.

Eminem insists on having jumbo shrimps and peanut butter in his dressing room at SA shows

2014-02-17 10:04

American rap superstar Eminem has ditched drugs and is likely to tuck into some jumbo shrimps and peanut butter before taking to South African stages next week.

Bruce Springsteen kicks off SA tour with Mandela tribute

2014-01-27 08:33

Bruce Springsteen and his E Street Band have wowed fans in Cape Town, opening their first concert in SA with a rousing tribute to the late Nelson Mandela.

More tickets for Bryan Adams’ Jozi show released

2014-01-22 14:35

Big Concerts announced that additional tickets for Bryan Adams in Johannesburg have been released.

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.

Cape Town gets 3rd Santana show

2013-11-21 12:28

Big Concerts announced that due to exceptional demand, a third and final Santana Cape Town date has been added for his South African tour.

Eminem's SA tour ticket prices released

2013-11-18 16:29

After fans were left in the dark, ticket prices for Eminem’s shows in South Africa next year have now been released.

Eminem is coming to SA!

2013-11-18 07:46

Showtime Management announced on their Facebook page that they will be bringing Eminem to South Africa.

Metalcore UK band jamming SA next year

2013-10-25 14:38

Ram Touring is bringing metalcore band Asking Alexandria to Cape Town and Johannesburg in May 2014.

Lip-synch drama before Rihanna concert

2013-10-16 16:32

Just hours before Rihanna is due to take to the stage to perform in front of Cape Town fans social media is buzzing with speculation that the singer will lip-synch.

Electric Light Orchestra heading to SA

2013-10-14 17:00

The legendary Electric Light Orchestra, featuring Phil Bates, will bring four decades of hits to the stage when they tour South Africa next year.

Tshwane wants Beyoncé for festival

2013-10-01 11:53

The Tshwane metro wants to bring pop star Beyoncé to South Africa for next year's celebration of 20 years of democracy, Beeld reported.

Big Sean heading to SA

2013-09-26 12:33

Hip-hop star Big Sean is heading to South Africa next year for one show only.

Cape Town gets spoiled with more Bastille

2013-09-17 11:52

UK band Bastille have added another Cape Town date to their SA tour after the first date sold out in a week.

Nickelback Cape Town dates announced

2013-09-17 08:53

Big Concerts has announced the Cape Town dates for Canadian rock group Nickelback’s tour to South Africa.

Seether coming to SA for semi-acoustic tour

2013-09-09 10:55

Seether will be returning to South Africa in November for a semi-acoustic tour, "An Intimate Evening With Seether".

Which SA band will Open The City?

2013-09-03 11:08

Five local bands have been given the chance to share the Vodacom In The City stage with international acts such as The Hives, Skunk Anansie and alt-J – and the public can choose who that band will be.

 
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