MTN Bushfire 2015 full line-up announced
The MTN Bushfire 2015 full line-up has been announced and Africa’s most diverse alternative and world music festival hosts another culturally diverse and expansive line-up. Bringing their signature amounts of eclecticism to everyone looking for an enriching musical and lifestyle experience.
Swaziland’s iconic African festival will be back at it on the 29th – 31st of May 2015. You can expect three full days of eccentric musical performances along with the global food village, interactive art, dialogue and performance space, a hand craft and design marketplace, and another good for thing for all the parents is the dedicated kidzone that is family focused.
The main stage line-up reflects a truly global and diverse range of musical genres. We took a look at the line-up and listed a few significant highlights and also have the complete line-up below:
MTN Bushfire 2015 Artist Line-Up Highlights
Culoe de Song (South Africa)
None other than one of South Africa’s top DJ/producers will bring his one of a kind deep house sound to the main stage.
A few of the best Swazi DJ’s
DJ Zoe, DJ Cream, DJ Mseto, DJ Mkay, DJ Peace and DJ Mixmash.
DJ Danger Ingozi (South Africa)
DJ Danger Ingozi has been flexing his infused electro with African, Baile, Balkan, Reggae, Tropicana and other World Beats.
DJ Okapi (South Africa)
DJ Okapi is all about South African “bubblegum/disco” gems from the late 80’s and early 90s.
DJ InviZable & the Champions of the Sonarverse (South Africa)
A genius at creative Guerrilla performances, DJ INVIZABLE and Sonarverse are preparing to blow your mind.
True Vibenation (Zim/Australia)
True Vibenation brings a fresh approach to hip-hop, blending elements of afro-beat, jazz, dubstep, soul and Latin music to create a global sound.
BCUC (South Africa)
Bantu Continua Uhuru Consciousness (BCUC) consists of seven musicians from Soweto, South Africa. BCUC moves the audience both physically and emotionally with a sound derived straight from our ancestral lineage and demystifies the general world views about modern Africa.
Safeguard Young People Project (South Africa)
The UNFPA unites seven of the regions young, influential artists to communicate themes of social behaviour change.
Artists on this list are KRTC (Swaziland) Zeus (Botswana) DJ Kaliwa (Zambia) The Dogg (Namibia) Bryan K (Zimbabwe) Stlofa (Lesotho) and Gwamba (Malawi).
MTN Bushfire 2015 Full Artist Line-Up
- 123 (Turkey)
- Amandla Freedom Ensemble (South Africa)
- Banda Kakana (Mozambique)
- Bashayi Bengoma Ensemble (Swaziland)
- BCUC (South Africa)
- Black Jesus Experience (Australia)
- Bongeziwe Mabandla (South Africa)
- Culoe de Song (South Africa)
- Swazi DJ’s – DJ Zoe, DJ Cream, DJ Mseto, DJ Mkay, DJ Peace, and DJ Mixmash.
- DJ Danger Ingozi (South Africa)
- DJ Okapi (South Africa)
- Freshlyground (South Africa)
- Haja Madagascar & the Groovy People [Madagascar/ Congo/ Mozambique/Swaziland]
- DJ InviZable & the Champions of the Sonarverse (South Africa)
- Jaojoby (Madagascar)
- Joana Serrat (Spain)
- Kadebostany (Switzerland)
- Les Nubians (France)
- Nomsa M (Swaziland)
- The Parlotones (South Africa)
- Poni Hoax (France)
- Ras Reggie & Ras Ritchie Project (Swaziland)
- Safeguard Young People Project (South Africa)
- Shortstraw (South Africa)
- Sweet Sweet Moon (Austria)
- Tlale Makhene (Swaziland)
- Tonik and friends (South Africa/Swaziland)
- Transito (Mozambique/ USA/France)
- True Vibenation (Zim/Australia)
- The Soil (South Africa)
Early bird tickets are available until the 31st of March from the MTN Bushfire website.
From the 1st of April tickets will be available from outlets in Maputo, Johannesburg and Swaziland. In Johannesburg, the Lucky Bean restaurant in Melville and on the website too.
For more information MTN Bushfire 2015 and to buy tickets go here