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Some people call Pretoria boring. I completely disagree! Pretoria is hosting about 40.000 students, has a great live music scene, loads of bars, a great mix of people from everywhere in the world and actually more days of sunshine than any other place in South Africa...

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South African bands & artists

South Africa has a great and diverse music culture. Check the following bands & artists, watch their videos, see their websites for gigs & tour dates, check the tra:mag book & music forum for rewiews and live gigs in Southern Africa or listen to them on www.myspace.com! Some of them play only in their hometowns, some all over South Africa, and some already made it to overseas. Check them out!

See the Overtone.co.za Gig Guide for live gigs around South Africa!

to add a band/artist click here

Joburg & Pretoria area

Our Silence
Rock
http://www.myspace.com/oursilenceband
http://www.oursilence.sinfree.net/

Couch Potatoes
Trip Hop / Alternative / Pop
http://www.myspace.com/couchpotatoestheband

Underbelly
Rock
http://www.myspace.com/underbellyband
http://www.underbelly.co.za

epicure
Alternative / Rock
http://www.myspace.com/epicuresouthafrica
http://www.go-epicure.com

The Hellphones
Rock / Indie / Alternative
http://www.myspace.com/hellphones
http://www.hellphones.co.za
get their cds at the tra:mag shop

Myepic
Alternative / Rock / Emo
http://www.myspace.com/myepicsa
http://www.myepicband.com

Scenery
Alternative / Progressive / Rock
http://www.myspace.com/sceneryband
http://www.scenery.co.za

The Parlotones
Indie / Rock
http://www.myspace.com/theparlotones
http://www.parlotones.co.za
get their cds at the tra:mag shop

Misled
Hardcore / Punk / Alternative
http://www.myspace.com/misledsa
http://www.misled.co.za

Arno Carstens
Alternative / Rock / Pop
http://www.myspace.com/arnocarstens
http://www.arnocarstens.com
get his cds at the tra:mag shop

The Waiting Room
Rock / Pop / Alternative
http://www.myspace.com/thewaitingroombandsa
http://www.thewaitingroomband.com

Chris Chameleon
Rock / Indie / Pop
http://www.myspace.com/chrischameleon
http://www.chrischameleon.com
get his cds at the tra:mag shop

Rokkeloos
Powerpop / Thrash / Hardcore
http://www.myspace.com/rokkeloosband

Cassette
Rock / Indie / Pop
http://www.myspace.com/playcassette
http://www.playcassette.com
get their cds at the tra:mag shop

The SlashDogs
Garage / Rockabilly / Blues
http://www.myspace.com/theslashdogs
http://www.theslashdogs.com

AlterEgo
Acoustic
http://www.myspace.com/alteregosa

Vile Minds
Hardcore / Rock / Acoustic
http://www.myspace.com/vileminds
http://www.vileminds.com

Boabab
Rock / Experimental / Indie
http://www.myspace.com/boababband
http://www.boababband.co.za

One sock thief
Rock / Indie / Ambient
http://www.myspace.com/onesockthief
http://www.onesockthief.com

The Lemmings
Indie / Acoustic / Ambient
http://www.myspace.com/thelemmingssa
http://www.thelemmings.co.za

Uju
Alternative / Afro-beat / R&B
http://www.myspace.com/ujuband

Jacob Israel
Electronica / Electro / IDM
http://www.myspace.com/jacobisrael

Johnny Neon
Electro / Indie / Pop
http://www.myspace.com/johnnyneon

Devil's Cartel
Electronica / Trip Hop / Down-tempo
http://www.myspace.com/devilscartel
http://www.devilscartel.com

WEEZ
Hip Hop / Rap / Crunk
http://www.myspace.com/weezsa

DayPoem
Christian / Rock / Pop
http://www.myspace.com/daypoem

Fleshwound
Rock / Metal / Alternative
http://www.myspace.com/fleshwoundtheband

The Bang
Indie / Rock / Pop
http://www.myspace.com/bangtheband
http://www.thebangonline.com

DEREK TheBandit
Trance / House / Down-tempo
http://www.myspace.com/derekthebandit
http://www.soundrepublic.co.za

Jaxon
Acoustic
http://www.myspace.com/jaysoncalitzmusic

Gordon's Suitcase
Jazz / Lounge / Afro-beat
http://www.myspace.com/gordonssuitcase
http://www.gordonssuitcase.com

Scarlet Box
Rock
http://www.myspace.com/scarletboxband
http://www.scarletbox.co.za

Ménage à Trois
Folk Rock / Acoustic / Funk
http://www.myspace.com/menageatroissa

The New Academics
Funk Rock
http://www.newacademics.co.za

Tidal Waves
Reggae
http://www.myspace.com/tidalwavestunes
http://www.tidalwaves.co.za
get their cds at the tra:mag shop

The Narrow
Metal / Rock / Emo
http://www.myspace.com/thenarrowza
http://www.thenarrow.com

Desmond & The Tutus
Indie / Indie / Pop
http://www.myspace.com/desmondandthetutus
desmondandthetutus.blogspot.com

Fuzigish
Punk / Ska / Disco House
http://www.myspace.com/fuzigish
http://www. fuzigish.com
get their cds at the tra:mag shop

Sonsteek
Rock / Alternative / Progressive
http://www.myspace.com/sonsteek

The Metanoya Rockonfusion
Rock / Alternative / Progressive
http://www.myspace.com/themetanoyarockonfusion

http://www.metanoyarock.com

The Kick
Rock / Classic Rock
http://www.myspace.com/thekick
http://www.thekick.co.za

Mrs. B
Rock / Alternative
http://www.myspace.com/mrsbband
http://www.mrsbband.com

Fevertree
Rock / Pop
http://www.myspace.com/fevertreeband
http://www.fevertreeband.com
get their cds at the tra:mag shop

Movie55
Rock / Indie / Alternative
http://www.myspace.com/movie55
http://www.movie55.co.za

Dubway
Rock / Metal / Reggae
http://www.myspace.com/dubwaycom
http://www.dubwayfire.com

Blunted Stuntman
Alternative / Breakbeat / Electronica
http://www.myspace.com/bluntedstuntman

16Stitch
Rock / Alternative / Progressive
http://www.myspace.com/16stitch
http://www.16stitch.co.za
get their cds at the tra:mag shop

Bongo Maffin
Afro-beat
http://www.myspace.com/bongomaffin
get their cd at the tra:mag shop

Karen Zoid
Acoustic / Folk Rock
http://www.myspace.com/karenzoidmusic
http://www.karenzoid.co.za
get her cds at the tra:mag shop

Elusion
Rock
http://www.myspace.com/theelusion

WONDERboom
Rock
http://www.myspace.com/wonderboom
http://www.wonderboom.co.za

Fourteen 40
Rock
http://www.myspace.com/fourteen40

Elaborate Station
Rock / Punk / Pop
http://www.myspace.com/elaboratestation

Judith
Alternative / Rock
http://www.myspace.com/judithbandsa

Vinyl Chevron
Rock/Metal/Funk
http://www.myspace.com/vinylchevron

340ml
Dub / Afro-beat / Tropical
http://www.myspace.com/340ml

 

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