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The Eye of Rock Live Band Finals

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It all started on the 10 March 2009, when 30 From Ace entered the Live Band Competition at the Eye of Horus Pub. Now two months later, the finals have arrived!

This Tuesday on the 2nd of June 2009, 30 From Ace, Cold Hand Chemistry, Pariah Born and Firefly will be battling out for the title as the winner of the 2009 live band competition which is hosted by the Eye of Horus Pub in Bellville Cape Town.

As judges Waldo Beukes - Sound Engineer for The Eye of Rock Contest; Dave Sass - Owner of Subterania Music; Marnus Tredoux - Founder/Owner of Magic Hour & Cabal Media; Helen van Eeden - Head of Northlink College Drama, Music and Performance; Ian... read more?

Published by: 30 From Aceon: Friday 29th of May 2009 at 12:25
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Rodriguez at Luck Fish Music Festival

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Authentic Ideas and the Lucky Fish Music Festival are proud to announce the inclusion of Rodriguez on the bill for this yearís line up.

Authentic Ideas and the Lucky Fish Music Festival are proud to announce the inclusion of Rodriguez on the bill for this yearís line up. Rodriguez is the second international act to be announced for the 2009 programme. Australian hardcore band, Parkway Drive was announced earlier this year.

Rodriguez is currently one of the world's biggest cult musicians with fans all over the world from New Zealand, Australia, South Africa, to UK and across the USA. However, it was not until 15... read more?

Published by: Asterix
Source: SA Music News
on: Wednesday 27th of May 2009 at 11:43
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aKing - Againt All Odds

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Following the runaway success of their first full length album "Dutch Courage", aKing present "Against all Odds", their next delivery of chart-topping power tunes.

Following the runaway success of their first full length album "Dutch Courage", aKing present "Against all Odds", their next delivery of chart-topping power tunes.

Produced by multiple award winning producer Theo Crous, "Against all Odds" introduces marked progression and a new edge to aKing's pop rock identity.

The eleven new tracks offer a variety of melodic moods, for example the punchy pop rock title track "Against all Odds", classical rock arrangements like "The heart... read more?

Published by: Asterix
Source: SA Music News
on: Tuesday 19th of May 2009 at 11:17
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A Night out in Africa - Part I

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I found myself in the middle of a loud lounge type vibe sipping beers at R15 a pop, oh boy did I have to get out of there.

I thought I was ready for a night out but they have certainly proven me wrong this time. I found myself in the middle of a loud lounge type vibe sipping beers at R15 a pop, oh boy did I have to get out of there... an hiatus in the tunes provides the perfect opportunity to slip out and have a game with the real wild life and I'm not one to miss out on that.

Out in the street I find myself wanting for direction... I'd never been here before and I wasn't liking it one bit,... read more?

Published by: Asterixon: Saturday 16th of May 2009 at 15:06
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Heaven and Hell - The Devil You Know

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Previously known simply as "Black Sabbath With Ronnie James Dio Singing and Vinny Appice Drumming," Heaven and Hell excel at ye olde power-dungeon plod. Too bad Tony Iommi and Geezer Butler's most churning riffs tend to last mere seconds, before getting buried under attention-deficit arrangements and Dio's theatrical mythopoeia ó which gets tiring when so many songs exceed six minutes.

Heaven and Hell, previously known simply as "Black Sabbath with Ronnie James Dio singing and Vinny Appice on drums" excel at ye olde power-dungeon plod. Too bad Tony Iommi and Geezer Butler's most churning riffs tend to last mere seconds, before getting buried under attention-deficit arrangements and Dio's theatrical mythopoeia ó which gets tiring when so many songs exceed six minutes.

Here and there, gothic-dirge effects and emotionally spent choruses shine through. More... read more?

Published by: Asterix
Source: Rolling Stone
on: Monday 11th of May 2009 at 13:35
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Cancer Benefit Concert for Sister of Slayer Frontman

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Anamaria Araya, sister of legendary Slayer vocalist, Tom Araya, is struggling to fend off her ever more aggressive ovarian cancer. The Araya family is holding a benefit concert to raise funds.

For the past 13 years Anamaria Araya (eldest sister of famed Slayer frontman, Tom Araya) has been fending off aggressive ovarian cancer, utilising increasingly expensive treatments and the strong will for which the Araya family is known.

Unfortunately her fight is becoming more and more difficult as the costs of treatments steadily surpass her - and her family's - ability to keep up with.

Now the Araya family - a family blessed with an abundance of creative and musical... read more?

Published by: Unmasked
Source: Myspace and other News Sources
on: Thursday 7th of May 2009 at 21:47
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The Rock Showdown

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Inner Flame Studios and Thornrose Music proudly present "The Rock Showdown", this is not a battle.. itís a war! Help us find the next great rock band in South Africa!

Inner Flame Studios and Thornrose Music proudly present:
"The Rock Showdown"

This is not a battle.. itís a war!
Help us find the next great rock band in South Africa!

How it works:
This is a competition like no other before here in South Africa. For the first time ever, bands will be able to compete fairly in all aspects of their trade, not just on a stage like all the other battle of the bands in the past.
The Rock Showdown will test bands in the rehearsal room, on... read more?

Published by: Asterix
Source: Facebook Group "The Rock Showdown"
on: Monday 20th of April 2009 at 21:54
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Event and Music Promotion

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Recent thoughts and projects.

Overview:
Events - add to facebook, add gig guide to your website
Music - file sharing, radio


Events

In the effort to create a central point for event promotion we've taken a couple steps forward:

You can now port an event from this site to Facebook Events (unfortunately due to limitations in the Facebook API we can't port the flyer, nor can we invite your friends, yet!). You can add an event while viewing it in the gig guide or upon successful... read more?

Published by: Asterixon: Tuesday 7th of April 2009 at 23:16
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