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Karnivool and Ohgod at Mercury

Fri 22 April 2016 Australia’s Karnivool graced the mother city with a show at Mercury at the end of April with the support of local instrumental metal trio ohgod. I’m not a big fan of Karnivool and to be honest was … Continue reading

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Queens of the Stone Age Tribute show – QOTSA 2016 at Manila Bar

Sat 9 April 2016 I haven’t been to a show as sweaty, intense or downright fun as the QOTSA Tribute 2016 in a very long time. Say what you will about tribute shows but when they’re as good as this one … Continue reading

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Jungle & Goodluck at Kirstenbosch

Fri 1 April 2016 British electro-soul outfit Jungle’s Kirstenbosch show has been hotly anticipated by Cape Town for the last few months, and it didn’t disappoint. Even though it rained (like, a lot) during the end of opening act Goodluck’s … Continue reading

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Zebra & Giraffe’s farewell show with Monark at Kirstenbosch

Sun 20 March 2016 Like many I was surprised and saddened by the news of Zebra & Giraffe‘s indefinite hiatus. I’ve always liked the band, and watching them over the years they’ve grown from strength to strength and their final … Continue reading

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God Mother, Maximum Carnage, One Eight Seven & Ded End at Club Med

Fri 11 March 2016 Club Med is fast becoming my favourite Cape Town venue; with its no frills, raw vibe it’s perfect for energetic punk, metal and hardcore acts. Plus both gigs I’ve attended there have ended with the floor covered in beer-mud … Continue reading

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