Pretoria, South Africa
Born October 25th, 1972
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, and our mission in supporting and promoting our local musicians and friends in the music industry, as well as all those 'little people' such as the 'roadies and techies' who slave behind the scenes.
Up till now, SA Music News have worked with bands and artists such as Arno Carstens, Seether, Goldfish, Freshlyground, Agro, Van Coke Kartel, Fokofpolisiekar, Chris Chameleon, Garth Taylor, Josie Field, The Graeme Watkins Project, Deity’s Muse, Chromium, 11th Hour, Debris, Architecture Of Aggression (A.O.A), Elegy, Only Forever, Autumn Sun, Warthane, Far Beyond Driven, ...and Chaos, Sacrifist, 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 - France in 2009, and Bloodfest UK in 2010. We also worked with and/or have had interviewed international artists such as Stéphane 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 (US), 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. \m/