Acoustic ElementLocation: Western Cape Genre: Acoustic Pop
Jody Abel and Callen Petersen make up the dynamic due that is Acoustic Element. Some of their major achievements thus far include sharing the stage with the likes of Chad Saaiman and the Black Ties, Elvis Blue and other South African musicians.
Bomvu Tribal RhythmsLocation: Eastern Cape Genre: Progressive Drumming
We believe drumming has a positive impact on a human beings psychological state of mind. The pulse of a drum
beat emulates the human heartbeat thereby influencing the listener on a deeper level.
Byron LoveLocation: Kwazulu Natal Genre: Indie
Originals, Covers, with or without backing tracks. Solo Artist.
Caro Thord-GrayLocation: Eastern Cape, Kzn, Northern Cape, Western Cape Genre: Alt, Blues, Folk, Funk, Jazz, Latin, Pop, Reggae, Rock, Session
Eclectic/Jazz/Blues vocalist and guitarist available for solo gigs. Caro performs her own renditions of Jazz and Blues standards and originals, and a selection of her favourite songs from the 20s to the 80s.- suits any size venue, festival or event looking for a soulful, laid back and bluesy sound.
CT Tango EnsembleLocation: Western Cape Genre: Tango, World Music
The only Argentinean Tango Orchestra in Africa.
Stanislav Angelov – Bandoneón, Accordion, Vibrandoneon & Leader.
Petrus de Beer – Violin.
Albert Combrink – Piano.
Charles Lazar – Double Bass.
Guests: Vocals – Melanie Scholtz, Silvia Malloca & Juan Simon. Sax – Dan Shout. Violin – Jacek Domagala. Guitar – Narun.
Dan ShoutLocation: Western Cape Genre: Jazz
Dan Shout is a respected, sought-after jazz saxophonist based in Cape Town. He is most renowned for his jazz-fusion project Shout Quartet; Moonshine, Magic Carpet Ride, and his seven-year stint with Johnny Clegg.
DJ DidierLocation: Western Cape Genre: DJs
By putting you first, DJ Didier is without a doubt the most versatile DJ around. Originally from Paris and based in Cape Town, he knows how to keep the S.A audience in their dancing shoes. He performs countrywide and internationally and is well known in Paris for playing in the most famous clubs
Faye Gatley & the SoloflaresLocation: Eastern Cape Genre: Folk, Funk, Pop, Rock, Soul
Faye Gatley is a singer and songwriter from Nelson Mandela Bay, South Africa, inspired by real life situations, emotions and current events, to create a unique, pure and engaging sound. Her music is proudly South African with a strong thought-provoking message as well as a funky and infectious sound reaching an audience of all ages and races.
Gugulethu TenorsLocation: Western Cape Genre: African, Classical, Pop, Afro-operatic Pop
Afro-operatic pop sensations, The Gugulethu Tenors, have become a household name in South Africa since the release of their self-titled debut album in 2011. They have performed at some of SA’s top events and festivals, shared stages with local and international headliners, and been featured extensively in local and international media, whilst their fan base continues to expand, covering a wide and diverse audience.
Habit ToLocation: Kwazulu Natal Genre: New Age Rock
These three musos come together in one harmonious blend of New Age Rock. Having studied music at tertiary level, HABIT TO synchronise a thought process that digs deeper than the basics of song writing.
Integration TrioLocation: Gauteng Genre: Classical, Jazz, World Music
Integration is a new and exciting South African trio, bringing influences from various avenues of musical inspiration into music written and arranged for saxophone, percussion and piano. Matthew Lombard, Gerben Grooten and Annalien Ball make up this dynamic trio.
Jill MurraybrownLocation: Kwazulu Natal Genre: World Music
Jill plays Bass Guitar – she has worked with several bands over the past 45 years including Big Bands and Theatre Productions. She is presently with ‘Take Note” (4 piece light jazz), ‘Ducdiva’ (Guitar and Bass duo original music), and “Unhook Me Sally” (5 piece original music).
La French ConnectionLocation: Western Cape Genre: DJs
La French Connection is a group of DJs from French descent who are touring around the world for the love of music and to make you move your feet. When La French Connection or one of its DJs is on tour we bring the music, we bring the people, we bring the party
Laurie LevineLocation: Gauteng Genre: Folk, Americana
Laurie Levine’s music comes from the ‘heartspace’, her lyrics touch our unspoken corners; her sounds are a contemporary interpretation of true folk.
Mais Que NadaLocation: Kwazulu Natal Genre: Latin
A long established ,professional Ol `School Latino 5 piece.Passion is the centre piece of this band and it really is all about the music.Mais Quen Nada specialises in restuarant venues and can downscale or upscale to suit.We use a Bose L1 Series 1 sound system so space is not an issue.
Matthew LombardLocation: Gauteng Genre: Classical, Jazz, Session Musicians
Matthew Lombard is a South African saxophonist and educator who recently completed his Master of Music degree with distinction at the prestigious Royal Northern College of Music in the United Kingdom, where he specialised in saxophone performance and studied under Rob Buckland.
Mike LaatzLocation: Western Cape Genre: Jazz
Mike is perhaps the busiest saxophonist in Cape Town, sometimes doing more than 30 functions in a month. He specialises in gentle, ambient standards, played mostly on tenor sax. Mike often works alone, using top-quality backing tracks, or with other top musicians.
Mind PoolLocation: Western Cape Genre: Psychedelic Rock
Mind Pool is an experimental psychedelic rock/shoegaze/whatever band based in Cape Town. In concert, the band combines driving rhythm, thick guitar tones, and washed-out vocals with immersive atmospheric elements. In studio, all sounds are self-recorded and self-produced.
Nicole Couto-Leite – PianistLocation: Kwazulu Natal Genre: Alternative, Classical, Latin, Orchestra, Rock, Session
Being a Pianist is who I am. Elvis Shows, Sibaya Casino, Beverly Hills Hotel, Latino Band Mais Que Nada!. Un-Hook Me Sally girl band. Life begins in my garden. Dreamer. Creative being.
René van ZylLocation: Northern Cape Genre: Afrikaans, Pop
René is an Afrikaans singer that performs all over South Africa.