SA Music News is a South African based independent music newspaper founded on the 11th of August 2007 with our main focus on supporting and promoting the South African Music Industry.
We are a dedicated and unique team of music lovers and professionals brought together from all walks of life, from all over South Africa, all with one thing in common... our love and passion for music!
SA Music News have had the privilage to have worked with local South African bands and artists such as Chris Chameleon, Arno Carstens, Chianosky, Josie Field, Jmaxx, Lindsey McGuire, Van Coke Kartel, The Graeme Watkins Project, Liani May, The Parlotones, Agro, Chix with Stix, Evolver, Sacrifist, The Narrow, DJ Fresh, Roger Goode, Black Cat Bones, Colé van Diaz, Prime Circle, Just Jinger, Jack Parow, WonderBoom, Daniel Baron Karen Zoid, The SoapGirls, Fuzigish, Volume Conflict, Mark Stent, Andy Fisher Band, Freshlyground, Die Antwoord, Springbok Nude Girls, Hugh Masekela, Johnny Clegg, Foto Na Dans, Johannes Kerkorrel, Matthys Roets, Elvis Blue Garth Taylor, Axene, Proverb, Casette, Duimpie se Maat, Danny K, aKing, Fokofpolisiekar, Albert Frost, Mel Botes, Goldfish, Locnville, Goodluck, Die Heuwels Fantasies, Steve Hofmeyer, Claire Johnston, Liezel Marshall Band, SEETHER, Straatligkinders, Die Tuin Dwergies, Valiant Swart, Watershed, Zebra and Giraffe, Sugardrive , Deity’s Muse, Chromium, 11th Hour, Debris, Architecture Of Aggression (A.O.A), Elegy, Only Forever, Autumn Sun, Warthane, Far Beyond Driven, ...and Chaos, Rebuked, The Frail, Fleshwound, Rhutz, Underbelly, Straw, Psordid, Ancient Influence, Juggernaught, Fragmented Children and Mesadoth, just to mention a few.
S.A. Music News have also had the incredible opportunity to represent South Africa at the Wacken Open Air Festival in Germany in 2008, HELLFEST in France in 2009, and Bloodfest UK in 2010. We also worked with and/or have had interviewed international artists such as Stephané Pompougnac (France), Steve Aoki (US), Dennis Stratton - USA ( “ex” Iron Maiden), Sheep On Drugs (UK), NFD or better known as New Found Disorder (ex Fields of the Nephilem - UK), Blind Guardian (USA), an exclusive interview INSIDE the Gibson Guitars tour bus with the incredible Sabina Classen from Holy Moses (Germany), Veins Iced Over (US), Cage (US), a very special one-on-one interview with In Flames (Switzerland), the list goes on...
We are proud to be able to through the S.A. Music News website and newspaper, our partners, affiliates and supporters, to be able to provide our local AND international musicians and artists with a platform to promote and advertise their music to the rest of the world.
Seeing that we did not believe in restricting ourselves to focusing on just one type of genre, we work with all types of genres, from Classical, House, Drum & Bass, Hip Hop… all the way through to Hardcore Death Metal.
We bring you all the latest news on upcoming events, festivals, as well as past events, interviews with band, band members and much more...
SA Music News is an Official PLAYBOY Magazine South Africa & Music2Deal Ambassador
Jameson Vic Falls Carnival
Jameson Irish Whiskey is proud to be the headline sponsor of the Jameson Vic Falls Carnival 2013. The once-in-a-lifetime New Year’s Eve spectacular, held at the majestic Victoria Falls, returns for its second year: bigger, louder and much more fun. Jameson maintains that there is no right or wrong way to enjoy your favourite Irish whiskey, but seeing in 2014, at a three-day music and adventure festival, at one of the Seven Wonders of the World - has got to be one of the right ways... Click here to read more
KINGS OF CHAOS SA TOUR
Rock supergroup Kings of Chaos is set to electrify South Africa when they bring their unmatched energy and sound to the country on Friday 7TH and Saturday 8TH June at the GrandWest Grand Arena, and on Saturday 15TH and Sunday 16TH June at the Sun City Superbowl. The band has a core group of members such as Matt Sorum, Gilby Clarke and Duff McKagan, all originally from Guns n Roses, Joe Elliott from Def Leppard... Click here to read more
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