The world-renowned urban music festival, Afropunk, in association with cider category breaker, EDGE, is thrilled to announce the final Joburg Battle of the Bands event which takes place on 16 December 2017, in Tembisa in Johannesburg.
The top 16 bands competed in a series of Battle of the Bands events which took place over a period of four weeks and the top five competitors will now face each other in the final round.
The winning band will share a stage with world renowned musical greats such as Solange, Anderson .Paak, Laura Mvula and many more at the Afropunk Festival on 30-31 December 2017.
The Battle of The Bands competition is powered by EDGE and aims to discover local musical talent with potential to reinvent the industry and challenge the current status quo.
In addition to sharing the stage with world class headlining acts, the winning band will walk away with a prize valued R15 000 at the end of the events series.
Be part of the movement and check out all the bands up for the battle by following afropunkfest.com/johannesburg
Battle of the Bands event dates:
16 December Tembisa (Mehlareng Stadium)