South African Bands

Johannesburg, Cape Town, Durban & Other
1st Project

1st ProjectPercussion and RockJohannesburg

1st Project is an industrial percussion act with a unique South African element and a pulse of pure primal energy!


4amFusion BandJohannesburg

With a combination of Bob Marley's good vibes and Beyoncé's dance moves, 4am is guaranteed to get those feet moving and those toes tapping. An infectious mix of Pop, Indie, Reggae and even a twist of African fusion!

5th Season Music

5th Season MusicFunction BandDurban

The trio, with their shared passion for ballads, swing music, smooth and African jazz, as well as commercial pop with a jazz element, have established themselves as a go-to-band in KZN.

Africa Skye

Africa SkyeMusiciansJohannesburg

Africa Skye is a five-piece music ensemble that personifies the energy, optimism and vibe of our beautiful and unique continent

Africa Soul

Africa SoulBandJohannesburg

Africa Soul is a first for South Africa. Their music is pure soul and blues, taking songs from the 1950's/1960's era of Aretha Franklin, Wilson Pickett, Cris Redding and other music icons and giving those `old' classics a `young' rebirth.

AfroTropica Steelband

AfroTropica SteelbandBandCape Town

AfroTropica is the professional performing steelband attached to the Steelband Project. The band ranges from a duo to a 7-piece depending on the occasion and venue size.

ama - Ambush

ama - AmbushMarimba and African MusicCape Town

ama-Ambush is a professional marimba band that was formed in 2002 by Ross Johnson.


AnecNoteAcapella BandCape Town

In 2017 the group was crowned the Winner of SA's GOT TALENT, receiving the golden buzzer from DJ Fresh in their theatre audition.

Beat Route

Beat RouteJazz and Latin BandDurban

Beat Route is a classic traditional jazz combo. The band has, over its 3 years, developed an extensive repertoire of originals, standards, grooves, Latin, Afro, popular and show tunes.

Ben Dey and the Concrete Lions

Ben Dey and the Concrete LionsBandCape Town

Ben Dey and The Concrete Lions is an Afro/Indie pop-rock band from Cape Town. BDCL’s unique sound resonates with audiences locally and abroad.

Beyond Vocal

Beyond VocalAcapella GroupJohannesburg

Beyond Vocal is a sensational acapella outfit of 5 talented vocalists. The vocal band has been in existence for a period of 7 years and prides itself in their unique vocal sounds.

Blu Bam-Boo

Blu Bam-BooParty BandJohannesburg

Blu bam-boo is a band unequalled in the South African music industry for its professionalism, versatility, presentation and musicianship.

Blvd Hvnny

Blvd HvnnyElectro Rock BandJohannesburg

BLVD HVNNY describe themselves as being a dark, and at times, melancholic music project with a will to groove.


Boo!Punk BandJohannesburg

Boo! is a South African band, they describe their music as "Monki Punk".

Cape Malays / Kaap Se Klopse

Cape Malays / Kaap Se KlopseTraditional and Party BandCape Town

The Cape Malays, some of whose ancestors came to South Africa from Indonesia during the 17th and the 18th centuries.

Caribbean Connection Steel Drums

Caribbean Connection Steel DrumsFunction and Party BandDurban

The Caribbean Connection provides background music as well as featured entertainment, and performs a variety of music from calypso, to adult contemporary, to theme tunes from various eras.


ChianoSkyDuo Musician and BandCape Town

Her signature sound - an intoxicating mix of seductive jazzy pop - is original and unique, and at the same time very radio friendly.


CodaFunction and Party BandCape Town

Widely loved for their vibrant live performances, CODA ranks right up there alongside the likes of Goldfish and Freshly Ground as one of the hottest bands in South Africa at the moment.

Congo Cowboys

Congo CowboysBandCape Town

The band is excited to present music that draws on the foot stomping qualities of Bluegrass & Country, reimagined through Kwassa Kwassa African rhythms and Soukous guitar.

Denim The Band

Denim The BandFunction and Party BandJohannesburg

They have wowed audiences at clubs and festivals both across the country and abroad.

Dr Victor and The Rasta Rebels

Dr Victor and The Rasta RebelsR&B and Reggae BandJohannesburg

Take a bunch of talented musicians born and raised in Kimberley, South Africa. Nurtured on a diet of American R & B, reggae and indigenous rhythms and melodies.

Earl Grey and Croquet

Earl Grey and CroquetRock BandJohannesburg

We are Earl Grey And Croquet - four young musicians and friends with a unique and original approach to music, song writing and performing.

El Cantante Trio

El Cantante TrioLatin Music TrioJohannesburg

El Cantante is a Spanish Latin roots acoustic trio consisting of a Nuyorican vocalist, Surf Rock guitarist and World Music percussionist.


EncoreAfro Pop, Soul GroupJohannesburg

Encore is an Afro pop, soul trio made up by Kabelo Thomane, Peter Letsoalo and Keabetswe Kototsi.


FreshlyGroundFunk and Folk BandCape Town

Everywhere they go, Freshlyground is a sensation. In South Africa, audiences of every race cram in to see them.

Funk'd Jazz

Funk'd JazzJazz BandJohannesburg

A six-piece collective of master-craft musicians who present a unique genre of cross-over jazz.


GoodLuckElectronica, Pop and Jazz BandCape Town

Barely a year after combining their passion for good music, these three musos have been charming crowds with their new wave of electronics.

Havana Gas

Havana GasDuoJohannesburg

Havana Gas is the perfect choice for your venue, party, event or wedding. We've entertained audiences all over Southern Africa, Singapore, Switzerland, Dubai and Tanzania.

Heels Over Head

Heels Over HeadJazz BandDurban

Heels over Head is a smoldering all-female soul-jazz band from Durban. This SAMA nominated funky foursome were the winners of the 2010 Yamaha Young Talent Award.

Ice 'n Fire Band

Ice 'n Fire BandBandJohannesburg

Ice 'n Fire is an extremely versatile cover band with international singers and musicians performing songs and dance routines for almost all cultures and tastes!

Jaziel Brothers

Jaziel BrothersMusical DuoJohannesburg

In the vibrant tapestry of South African music, the Jaziel Brothers shine as a timeless gem. The harmonious duo, Luthando and Ntobeko Ngcizela embarked on their musical odyssey from the Eastern Cape.

Jazz Assassins

Jazz AssassinsJazz and Function BandJohannesburg

The Jazz Assassins is comprised of a core of professional jazz and session musicians who decided to combine their wealth of experience gained working under various bandleaders into one solid outfit.

Jimm Harisson Project

Jimm Harisson ProjectBandCape Town

Jimm Harisson Project is an alter-rock-acoustic-blues band from the infamous Belville Rock City.

John Russell Band

John Russell BandFunk and Function BandCape Town

John Russell performs classic jazz solo, as part of a duo, trio, quartet or quintet.

Just Jinjer

Just JinjerRock BandCape Town

Just Jinjer is a renowned South African rock band that emerged onto the music scene in 1996.

Ladysmith Black Mambazo

Ladysmith Black MambazoAfrican and Instrumental BandDurban

Ladysmith Black Mambazo represents the traditional culture of South Africa and is regarded as the country's cultural emissary at home and around the world.

Lemon 'n LimeLight

Lemon 'n LimeLightParty BandJohannesburg

The band consists of distinguished musicians offering a wide repertoire of music – must be the reason for this bands success.


MafikizoloElectronic and Urban TownshipJohannesburg

One of South Africa's most favourite music groups, Mafikizolo, is back with a brand new banging album after a well deserved two year break.

Man as Machine

Man as MachineRock BandJohannesburg

Man as Machine boasts a powerful ensemble in its members and has established itself as a heavyweight on the alternative music circuit.

Mango Groove

Mango GrooveFunction and Party BandJohannesburg

Mango Groove are back with a vengeance! Thumping out the finest selection of great South African music as only they can.


MantecaFunction BandDurban

The band has over its existence featured at many corporate, cultural and sport events with even a favorably reviewed show at the local Rhumbelow Theatre.

Marimba Beats

Marimba BeatsParty and Function BandJohannesburg & Cape Town

The origin of the Marimba is uncertain; some believe that it had originated in South East Asia by the 14th Century, and others that it came from Africa.

Martin Rocka and the Sick Shop

Martin Rocka and the Sick ShopPsychobilly BandJohannesburg

Martin Rocka and The Sick Shop are a 3 piece psychobilly band from Johannesburg. The band comprises the mysterious Martin Rocka on vocals and guitars, James Flames on bass guitar and Boy McLoud on drums.

Mi Casa

Mi CasaSoulful House BandJohannesburg

The band members blend their musical talent to create a soulful sound which incorporates soulful vocals, the guitar, keys and the trumpet.

Nomadic Orchestra

Nomadic OrchestraBrass BandCape Town

This motley crew of music nerds, fondly referred to as The Nomads, hail from the South African College of Music (UCT) in Cape Town and all have a deep passion for music performance and composition.

Oompah Band

Oompah BandInstrumental bandJohannesburg

Oompah Brass started out with the firm intention of being a traditional German Oompah Band, playing all the famous waltzes polkas and marches that none of you will have heard of.

Prime Circle

Prime CircleRock BandJohannesburg

Prime Circle is one of South Africa’s most successful rock bands.

Radio Kalahari Orkes

Radio Kalahari OrkesAfrikaans Folk Rock BandJohannesburg

Radio Kalahari Orkes have established themselves as favourites in the S.A musical landscape through a series of hits and top selling albums.

Rainbow Tenors

Rainbow TenorsFunction and Party BandJohannesburg

The group performs at weddings, Gala dinners, funerals and other formal events. They have also performed at the Aardklop Festival in Potchefstroom.


ReborneFunction BandJohannesburg

Are you looking for something special and exciting for your wedding, birthday party or corporate event? Then you are booking the right band.

Resonance String Quartet

Resonance String QuartetInstrumental, Function BandJohannesburg

Resonance String Quartet has played at numerous different types of functions including corporate events, wedding ceremonies, receptions and parties.

Rhythmic Pulse

Rhythmic PulseCover and Party BandJohannesburg

Rhythmic Pulse is a highly professional, energetic, and versatile Pop/AfroPop/RnB- Soul/Party band from Johannesburg, South Africa. Their collaboration brings high value entertainment to any event big or small, from background music to current chart-topping hits to fill the dance floor.

Rubber Duc

Rubber DucBandJohannesburg

South Africa’s premium ADM (Acoustic Dance Music) act has 2019 in their sights and are ready to cross borders, produce and deliver a product unique to SA with global appeal.

Ruby Tuesday

Ruby TuesdayBandJohannesburg

Ruby Tuesday delivers their music 100% live. This requires a full band of either 4 or 5 members, all with decades of experience on the professional circuit.

Runaway Train Cult

Runaway Train CultFolk BandJohannesburg

Expect a variety of acoustic stringed instruments: violin, mandolin, autoharp, cello, dobro, banjo, guitar, ukulele, accordion, upright slap bass & voice.

Shim Sham

Shim ShamBandCape Town

Shim Sham is the perfect band for a celebration, be it a corporate, wedding or a private event. Our repertoire spans most eras, from Jazz to Pop favourites including current hits.

Soweto String Quartet

Soweto String QuartetFunction BandJohannesburg

Soweto has always been alive with music. The dance rhythms of Kwela, the syncopated guitars of Mbaqanga, the saxophones and trumpets of swaying African jazz and the voices of people singing in joyous, easy harmony.


SpoegwolfAfrikaans Rock BandCape Town

From the charming town of Paarl emerges a musical force that's been making waves since 2012: Spoegwolf. This captivating Afrikaans rock band has a unique blend of rock influences, heartfelt lyrics, and an electrifying stage presence.

Springbok Nude Girls

Springbok Nude GirlsRock BandCape Town

One of South Africa’s most decorated and applauded bands of the last three decades.

Steel Drums Dance Company

Steel Drums Dance CompanyFunction and Party BandJohannesburg

It gives us great pleasure to welcome you to the Steel Drums Dance Company. Allow us to take you on a tour from Africa to Trinidad & Tobago and back to Africa.

Swing City

Swing CityBandJohannesburg

Swing City was borne of the love of swing music from three of South Africa’s most loved artists.

The Great Gatsbys

The Great GatsbysElectro Swing BandCape Town

The Great Gatsbys is a live electronic band, performing modernized jazz and pop music with a combination of live performance and cutting edge music technology.

Thembeka Mnguni and Band

Thembeka Mnguni and BandMusiciansDurban

The powerful singer considers herself to be a ‘diva’ by profession through her music by choosing to represent all the divas who are scared to take a chance in life.

The Morning After Band

The Morning After BandBandJohannesburg

The Morning After is a wedding, corporate and party band that travels the length and breadth of South Africa.

The Muses

The MusesElectric String QuartetJohannesburg

Fusing classical instruments with contemporary music, The Muses are a sensational Electric String Quartet based in Johannesburg with a love and passion for entertaining.

The Narrow

The NarrowHard Rock BandJohannesburg

The Narrow are known for their intense and energetic live shows, becoming important fixtures and regular headliners of various major South African rock festivals such as Oppikoppi and Ramfest to name a few.

The Plastics

The PlasticsRetro Rock and Classic Pop BandCape Town

In sound, The Plastics pay homage to retro-rock and classic pop imagery.

The Rockets

The RocketsFunction and Party BandCape Town

An excellent function band that caters for all, The Rockets offer one or more of the following: All styles of Top 40 party hits from the 1960’s to the current chart-toppers.

The Soil

The SoilSoul and Jazz BandJohannesburg

The Soil is an acapella band from Johannesburg who endeavors to be a household name and a global brand etched in the hearts and the minds of those who aspire for a better world.

Three Afro Tenors

Three Afro TenorsFunction BandJohannesburg

Introducing three highly talented young men who, energized by a living passion for their chosen genre of music and song, have taken the local incentive and corporate markets by storm!

Tokyo Groove

Tokyo GrooveCorporate and Party BandJohannesburg

Defining themselves as the “band with the groove”, Tokyo Groove has managed to combine the very best of Motown with South African legends and the latest Top 40 hits in a stylish, energetic performance that ensures that once the dance floor opens, it stays open!

Urban Strings

Urban StringsBandJohannesburg

This multi-instrumental performance option includes trio's and quartets with vocals and other instrumentalists.

Vocal Harmony

Vocal HarmonyAcapella SestetJohannesburg

Vocal Harmony is a South African acapella gospel sestet that fuses Classical, Jazz, spiritual & inspirational styles.


WatershedRock BandJohannesburg

Since the time they dared to step onto the front porch of the pantheon of popular music in 2000 in an attempt to follow in the footsteps of fame, Watershed have revealed themselves to be an outfit who can produce songs that are instantly recognizable and yet utterly unique.


WonderboomRock BandJohannesburg

So Wonderboom recorded their new album “City Of Gold” in a way they never have before – apart from themselves, their talent and instruments they had.

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