Knysna Rocks Music Festival

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Country and Region South AfricaWestern Cape
Type of Festival Music
Location of Festival Knysna, Western Cape, South Africa
Festival Description

The biggest music festival to hit Knysna is back! Celebrate summer with a potent mix of South Africa’s best acts. The one day festival takes place at the Sports Grounds in Knysna

Festival Dates December 23, 2011
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Festival Events:

Lineup 2011:
  • Johnny Clegg
  • Elvis Blue
  • Prime Circle
  • Die Heuwels Fantasties
  • Holiday Murray
  • DJ Sideshow


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Social networks:
  • Facebook


Practical Info:

Submissions 2011:
  • Calling all South African Bands…
    • This is your chance to perform in front of thousands of fans and alongside legendary artists including Prime Circle, Johnny Clegg, Die Heuwels Fantasties, Elvis Blue and many more at the Knysna Rocks Music Festival this summer. The Knysna Rocks Music Festival has created an incredible prize hamper including an opening slot at Knysna Rocks on Friday 23rd of December; an opening slot at The Assembly in Cape Town as well as a week worth’s recording time at the Red Bull Studios for the winning band!
  • Entry and voting will be FREE!
  • Competition entry details
    • To enter the Head2Head Competition, bands must complete a short informational profile on the Knysna Rocks Facebook Page
    • Entry deadline — must be submitted before Tuesday, November 29, 2011.
    • The top 10 bands will be announced in the press soon afterwards and the competition will enter the “voting stage” where fans can vote once per day until Monday, 12th December 2011.
    • The band with a mixture of the most votes & best marketing campaign wins!
    • The winning band will be announced on Wednesday, 13 December 2011. * The Judges
    • All entries will be reviewed by a panel of industry professionals. * Prizes
    • An opening slot at Knysna Rocks on the 23rd of December 2011
    • An opening slot at The Assembly within six (6) months of the Knynsa Rocks Festival.
    • A full week’s worth of recording time in the Red Bull Music Studio, Cape Town.
    • Other great prizes from our awesome sponsors.


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