Legendary super-cult band - The Violent Femmes - are coming to South Africa this November.The Milwaukee based band with all time cult hits like Add it Up, Blister in the Sun, Held her in my arms and many others will be doing two exclusive shows at the Coca Cola Dome during the upcoming LG Extreme Sports Show on 4th / 5th November.
The LG Extreme Sport Show runs from 4th – 6th November at the Coca-Cola Dome and is South Africa’s premier showcase of Extreme Sports talent and the two shows will be in support of some of South Africa’s worthiest charities including the Topsy Foundation and The St Mary’s Hospital and Unite Against Hunger
Working mainly in a punk/rock/alternative/folk alternative genre - the band's albums have become absolute university and college scene classics; having sold more than 9 million albums and palying to sold out crowds worldwide. The announcement of their debut commercial show in South Africa will delight thousands of their fans that missed them on their previous visit to South Africa when they performed at various private engagements.
The LG Extreme Sports Show has prided itself in bringing its visitors cutting edge music and acts every year. 2005 is no exception with announcement of the Violent Femmes who will be joined by some of South Africa’s finest acts including Fokofpolisiekar and The Narrow on the 4th and Fuzigish and Parlotones on the 5th of November.
LG Extreme Sport Show
|Facility:||The St Maryâ€™s Hospital|
|Music Group:||Blister, The Sun|
|Organization:||St Maryâ€™s Hospital, Topsy Foundation|