Rolling Stone Weekend: Full Line-up Details

Highly-recommended young artists and bands on the Cape Town scene, as earmarked by several venues, promoters and booking agents.

     
By Rolling Stone
Monday, 10 September 2012 12:16

South Africa's first ever Rolling Stone Weekend takes place this weekend, September 14-15, 2012 at The Mercury and Shack Complex in Zonnebloem, Cape Town. The event features 10 of the most highly-recommended young artists and bands on the Cape Town scene, as earmarked by several venues, promoters and booking agents in the city.

These ten acts are to be supported by higher-profile attractions rising rap star Youngsta and twice SAMA-nominated Willim Welsyn en die Sunrise Toffies.

The event is hosted by radio raconteur and comedian Paul Snodgrass, and will feature a number of extra dj attractions as well. Over the past six weeks, Rolling Stone carried online Q&As with all the young artists, produced by the Rolling

Stone Young Reporters programme. Below is the full day lineup: 

 

Friday, 14 September – Doors open at 18:00 (R60 / R100 non-prepaid)

18:00 The Wrong Rock Show in The Mercury Lounge (album rock)

19:15 – 00:00 Mercury Live Stage hosted by Paul Snodgrass (in no particular order)

The Mysticcs, Lucy Kruger, Crimson House Blues, Tape Hiss & Sparkle, Beach Party, Youngsta

22:00 HoneyB in the Luna Bar (swing ,ambient)

22:00 Drum n' Bass DJ in the Lizard Bar brought to you by Monster

22:00 Mercury DJs Steriosiris and Battleaxe in the Mercury Lounge (campus classics)

00:00 Shake Some Action DJs (50s, 60s, rockabilly, doo-wop)

Saturday, 15 September – Doors open at 18:00 (R60 non-prepaid)

18:00 The Wrong Rock Show in The Mercury Lounge

19:15 – 00:00 Mercury Live Stage hosted by Paul Snodgrass (in no particular order)

Ratrod Cats, Grassy Spark, Junkyard Lipstick, Ballistic Blues, Fonzo, Willim Welsyn en die Sunrise Toffies

22:00 HoneyB in the Luna Bar

22:00 Drum n' Bass dj in the Lizard Bar brought to you by Monster

22:00 Mercury DJs Steriosiris and Battleaxe in The Mercury Lounge (campus classics)

00:00 Shake Some Action DJs at Mercury Live (50s, 60s, rockabilly, doo-wop)

 

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Purchase tickets to event here.

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