In hopes of fulfilling our goal of giving a platform to upcoming artists, Kasi Music Magazine has decided to come up with their first ever event called “Kasi Music Festival” that will be held in Somerset East, Eastern Cape on the 25th September 2015.
The “Kasi Music Festival” will be the first ever South African multi town/city concert tour, that will aim at giving unknown/upcoming artists a platform to express themselves with their music. This year we are starting in Somerset East, Eastern Cape to help raise funds for building a studio in the area. We hope we can also get some sponsors that will help us in this quest of developing the talent of upcoming musicians around the country in the next coming years.
This year artist headliner’s are:
Qalazive (Port Elizabeth)
Qalazive otherwise known as uBhuti WaseBhayi is a hip hop artist who hails from PE, he has been in the game for quite sometime, and has been rocking the streets of PE with his high energy music and performances, he was recently interviewed on Metro FM by Dj Oskido check the interview here:
Gqala (Port Elizabeth)
Sicelo Gqala Tika is an upcoming hip hop artist who hails from PE, he has shared the stage with likes of Cassper Nyovest, Reason, Kwesta, Riky Rick, AKA and many more (Back to the City Festival in Jozi 2015) Click here to listen to some of his songs. (Click here: Igqala Ndim)
Bulelani “Mr Douw” Douw (Somerset East)
Bulelani Douw whose stage name is “Mr Douw” is a hip hop from Somerset East who is currently signed under Uitenhage based label known as “Indigenas Records” he has shared the stage with artists like Ifani, Catalyst and many more notable artists, he is well known for his hit single “Kubo” (Click here to download his music http://bozza.mobi/MrDouw)
Testamente (Mossel Bay)
Testamente Kokwe is a hip hop artist who hails from Mossel Bay, Western Cape. He is also signed under “Indigenas Records” you can download his latest tracks here (http://bozza.mobi/Testamente)
Lion Dopie Lloyd (Somerset East)
Loyiso “Lion Lloyd” Hoko is an upcoming Hip Hop artist, from Somerset East, he is well known for his “Run Jozi” remix. To download his songs click here: http://bozza.mobi/LionLloyd
Slow Marasi (Somerset East)
Samkelekile “Slow” Marasi is an upcoming Hip Hop artist from SE, he has been hustling for the past 8 years or so, he is pretty well known in his area for his delivery on the mic. Get his latest single here: http://www.datafilehost.com/d/4751f5c7
MC Zeezee (Grahamstown)
MC Zeezee is an upcoming hip hop artist who hails from Grahamstown, he is known for his energetic performances. Get his songs here: http://kasimp3.co.za/wap/music.php?u=Zeezee
Tasko (Port Elizabeth)
Tasko is a hip hop artist from Port Elizabeth, he has been in the game for quite some time and he is making noise in his area in the Bay… get his latest track at http://www.datafilehost.com/d/f83b236b
Sino who is also known as the “The Beat Killer” is a hip hop artist based in Uitenhage, who is managed by Tido Solutions a Cape Town based artist management company.
Wanga Gijana whose stage name is “Kleco” is a hip hop artist based in U-Town, he is also well known in his hometown for his grimy flows and delivery… checkout his latest single called “I can’t take it” click this link to get it http://www.datafilehost.com/d/03d3f59b
Other artists who will feature are:
Mcebisi “7 letters” Mvoko (Somerset East), Lwandisiwe “Major” Majiba (Somerset East), Siphosethu “Yugi” Zonke (Somerset East), Wamkelwa January (Cookhouse), iZithunywa (Somerset East) and many more.
The event will take place on the 25th of September in Somerset East Youth Centre hall, the starting time is 3pm until late, ticket price is R20 and admission at the door is R30.
The official hashtag for this event is #KMF2015 more information contact Max at 061 987 1130