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
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This Stellenbosch based indie folk rock band has their new 6 track EP “Amy After Dark” available for a free download from their website. Angie was their debut single in October, and Lauren will be released later this month. Jonathan Velthuysen, the front man of Stepdog said, “the digital route is where music is going and we decided to give away the album in gratitude to the fantastic response from our fans who downloaded Angie back in October.”
Stepdog – Angie by ApolloArtists
By: Elizabeth Stene | Beat-Play Ambassador South Africa | Music Without Labels & Beat-Play, LLC