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Put on your party shoes for Joburg Live Loud!

2015-08-20 17:00

Cape Town - Entertainment powerhouse 5FM will put on one of Joburg's biggest outdoor music events this year!

Prepare yourselves for a party of epic proportions; 5FM presents . . . Joburg Live Loud.

If you've caught any of the on-air content over the past couple of days you'd know that presenters Nick Hamman and Poppy Ntshongwana have been playing party planners in a bid to put on quite the show - a musical spectacular, featuring top, award-winning local artists on Saturday, 12 September at Marks Park, Emmarentia in Johannesburg from 10:00 – 21:00.


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And after a few strategic phone calls, 5FM and MRP Group are proud to announce a musical launch of social cohesion and nation building, with over 30 South African acts and DJs in a full day event that promises to be legendary – everything the station encompasses.

Expect great local flavours and everything you hear on 5FM live in concert! This multi music genre extravaganza is aimed at generating a feel good spirit that brings together youthful South Africans in the celebration of good music.

5FM have been Living Loud with parties in Cape Town (021 Live Loud) and Durban (031 Live Loud) this year and is now heading to Johannesburg for a spring kick-off like never before.

Featuring live acts by award winnings local artists from KO, AKA and Jeremy Loops to The Parlotones, Prime Circle, Black Motion and MiCasa and of course the full power of 5FM’s DJs including Fresh, Roger Goode and Milkshake, this is the one event on your calendar you don't want to miss.

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5FM Station Manager Justine Cullinan says: "5FM broadcasts daily with one aim in mind and that is to bring the cultures of youthful South Africans together through the power of music. The station has been planning the launch of a wholly 5FM-owned station property for some time and it's finally here! Our vision for Joburg Live Loud is to showcase the best in local music on stage for everyone to get together and live loud!

MD of MRP Group, Morris Roda says: "We are honoured and humbled to be part of a team which chooses to celebrate who we are as a nation, more especially during Heritage Month.

"We look forward to a successful event that ticks all those entertainment boxes."

The line- up includes: 5FM DJs; Fresh, Roger Goode, Milkshake, Rob Forbes, Fix, Poppy Ntshongwana, Warras, Ms Cosmo, Euphonik, Nick Hamman and more...

The Parlotones,Prime Circle, AKA, Beatenberg, Zebra & Giraffe, K.O, Riky Rick, Freshlyground, Micasa, Kwesta, Black Motion, Tresor, Dbn, Nyts, Pascal & Pearce, Jimmy Nevis, Gangs of Ballet, Timo ODV, Ryan the DJ, DJ Capital, DJ Sliqe.

Mr #BossZonke, @rikyrickworld came to hang out on The House of Poppy. @poppyismyname

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Event details:

Venue: Marks Park Sports Centre, Emmarentia , Johannesburg.

Date: 12 September 2015.

Time: 10:00 until 21:00. Gates open at 09:00.

Tickets: R295.00 via Computicket.

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