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Black Market Riot – “Machine [MUSIC & NEWS]


Black Market Riot is an alt-indie punk rock band that formed in 2008.  The four men are from Stellenbosch and Somerset West, and have played at various venues in South Africa, including winning the mystic Boer Battle of the Bands in 2008.  Their first EP, “Box of Dreams” was released in 2009.  “Machine” was the first single from their album…



Black Market Riots is losing its’ bassist, Nico Mans soon (he’s moving to the United States).  If there are any bass players in the Stellenbosch or Somerset West region, the band will be holding auditions, for more information click here.

By: Elizabeth Stene | Beat-Play Ambassador South Africa | @LizMWL | Music Without Labels & Beat-Play, LLC