Mongrel Records releases pummeling new compilation album FANGS

Mongrel Records is proud to present Fangs, a compilation of some of the finest heavy music from the emerging African underground, focusing predominantly on the fiery South African scene. Included in the 14 explosive tracks are locally acclaimed bands such as Ruff Majik, Deity’s Muse, Boargazm, Hellcats, and The Drift, with the added spice of…

Deity’s Muse release new EP “Lungs Full”

(Photo credit: Maxine Guarnieri) Deity’s Muse, the Johannesburg-based progressive rock titans release their new EP Lungs Full today. Produced by Clint Vincent from Australian rock giants Dead Letter Circus. This EP will be the first in an evolving concept, the band plan to release four digital EP’s in total over the coming months. Once they…

The Peace Train Founders to tour South Africa in February and March 2019

Join Sharon Katz & Nonhlanhla Wanda’s 25th Anniversary Creating Music Together   Musician/humanitarian Sharon Katz (originally from Port Elizabeth, South Africa) and singer/teacher, Nonhlanhla Wanda (from Durban, South Africa) celebrate 25 years of worldwide touring and musical collaboration. Some of the celebration includes duo shows in South Africa with performances in Johannesburg, Durban and Cape…

FIRST DEEZER LIVE SESSIONS RECORDED IN SOUTH AFRICA

      Deezer Live Sessions presents Southern Wild Deezer has today announced that Southern Wild has been chosen as the first South African band to be filmed for its Deezer Live Sessions. Earlier in 2017, Southern Wild was selected to participate as one of four South African artists in   Deezer Next, a global initiative…

Truth and Its Burden confirmed as support for Chelsea Grin show.

With a highly anticipated new album “I Labour” releasing TODAY there’s more good news from the Truth & Its Burden camp. The band have just been confirmed as official support for American deathcore heavyweights Chelsea Grin’s Johannesburg show. • 16 August 2017 at Newtown Music Factory (10 Henry Nxumalo St, Johannesburg) • Tickets are available via…

Memphis May Fire announced as headliners for Krank’d Up 2017

A colossal, heavy swagger this way comes as Krank’d Up announces Memphis May Fire as this year’s festival headliner. Having rendered audiences speechless at festival appearances worldwide, Memphis May Fire will be firing on all cylinders when they bring their much-requested live show to South African fans for the first time this September. Armed with…